Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Diffraction Paperback – December 22, 2015
|New from||Used from|
About the Author
When not writing fantasy and science fiction, David Williamson is a U.S. Air Force enlisted aircrew flyer with over twenty years on active duty. He “won” NaNoWriMo twice and published his 2014 novel, Not to the Swift. The 2015 novel is in revision. David also has five short personal stories included in God Still Leads and Guides, a compilation by Mark Littleton. And David has a book on writing, Elements of Critique, covering 30 subjects based on his positive experiences and lessons learned in a critique group. David is a husband to his amazing wife Jami and a father of four wild children ranging from toddler to teens. He is also a Christian songwriter, worship leader, pianist, and coffee fiend.
If you buy a new print edition of this book (or purchased one in the past), you can buy the Kindle Edition for FREE. Print edition purchase must be sold by Amazon. Learn more.
For thousands of qualifying books, your past, present, and future print-edition purchases now lets you buy the Kindle edition for $2.99 or less. (Textbooks available for $9.99 or less.)
Top customer reviews
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later.
I recommend this book for both fantasy and non-fantasy readers.
This is part 1 of a series. At the end of this book I rose to my feet screaming at one of the main characters, "No! Don't fall for that! It'll destroy you!"
Keep in mind while reading that this is the first book in a series that has yet to be released. Don't expect all the "loose ends" to be taken care of by the end of the book!
The cast of characters are interesting. Each has his or her own back story with loss or personal tragedy. No one is a stereotypical anything. Each has their own flaws and weaknesses. Each grows in not necessarily expected ways. There are very few easy good choices.
I highly recommend this book.
Overall, a very satisfying read that left me wanting to devour the next book in the series!
Diffraction is an interesting read with all the requisite fantasy elements that readers will enjoy. The world, characters, and magic system are all very well developed and add to the overall enjoyment. There are personal struggles each character must handle, larger geopolitical political intrigue, and a supernatural battle of good and evil spirits going on throughout the story. If you are a fan of Game of Thrones and other similar fantasy titles this book should be on your list of books to read.
Until I read this, I had no idea I even liked the Fantasy genre. Skillfully written, some scenes are so vivid it's like I watched this as a movie! The characters are intriguing and relate-able, the unique plot captured my attention completely. I hope there will be a sequel!