Kindle Price: $4.99

Save $15.00 (75%)

Read this title for free. Learn more
Read for Free
with Kindle Unlimited
OR

These promotions will be applied to this item:

Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. For details, please see the Terms & Conditions associated with these promotions.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

The Twisted World Verse One: The Dusk Harbinger by [Campbell, Oliver, Potts, Danika D]
Kindle App Ad

The Twisted World Verse One: The Dusk Harbinger Kindle Edition

4.5 out of 5 stars 16 customer reviews

See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Price
New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
$4.99

Length: 518 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Matchbook Price: $0.00 What's this?
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.)
  • Thousands of books are eligible, including current and former best sellers.
  • Look for the Kindle MatchBook icon on print and Kindle book detail pages of qualifying books. You can also see more Kindle MatchBook titles here or look up all of your Kindle MatchBook titles here.
  • Read the Kindle edition on any Kindle device or with a free Kindle Reading App.
  • Print edition must be purchased new and sold by Amazon.com.
  • Gifting of the Kindle edition at the Kindle MatchBook price is not available.
Learn more about Kindle MatchBook.
  • Similar books to The Twisted World Verse One: The Dusk Harbinger

The Dragon Lords: Fool's Gold by Jon Hollins
Epic Fantasy Roundup
Discover DRAGON LORDS and other epic fantasies. Learn more | See related books
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number 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.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.


Product Details

  • File Size: 1033 KB
  • Print Length: 518 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Danika D. Potts; 1st edition (August 15, 2013)
  • Publication Date: August 15, 2013
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00ELOJ81I
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • X-Ray:
  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Lending: Enabled
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #610,300 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
  •  Would you like to give feedback on images or tell us about a lower price?

Customer Reviews

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
This is a well-written full-length epic fantasy novel that's carried by deep characterization. Three main characters equally share the stage: Piotr, a young man burned out before his life really begins, with a gift to restore items, animals, and people damaged by Twists; Sadah, a dark elf singer who can no longer sing, muted through an assault; and Kathan, the Accidental King of a small and vulnerable realm, a mercenary and soldier trying to grow into the iron crown he sidestepped into. Their plotlines develop separately then entwine together in a rousing climax I did not see coming.

The authors' world is well built and different from any other medieval fantasy book I've yet read (not that I've read so many fantasy novels, you understand). Twists seem to be interdimensional faultlines, where some totally wrong portion of another universe encroaches on the story world. Everything about a Twist is wrong, from the noise it makes as it develops to the effects it has on whatever it contacts, with no two Twists being precisely the same. A Twist can turn animals into multi-layered living glass, where anatomists can study innards without killing the subject, or it can turn grass into knives. Or it can kill, in some pretty, well, twisted ways.

Cons: there are errors scattered throughout the manuscript, missing words, taught/taut mixups (for example), and so on. There aren't so many that they dragged me from the story; however, another proofreading pass would catch many of them. It's ruddy hard putting out an indie book and these authors did well, but it seems that one... more... round... is always necessary.

A minor thing, but a table of contents would have been nice.
Read more ›
Comment 2 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
I absolutely love this book! I love the fact that there seems to be characters that most people can relate to. Also...the turtle. Oh my gosh. Adorable. "Sada, my turtle is too fat, and I cannot abide a naked turtle in my palace." I can't wait to read the next Verse in this series.
Comment 4 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
This is an interesting read, for all that it adheres fairly tightly to the tropes of sword and sorcery fantasy. Another editing pass would likely be an improvement, especially concerning the use of adjectives, but the writing is solid enough to keep the reader's attention. The book does feel a bit short, with many questions unanswered, but for the start of a series that is very much to be expected.

All in all, definitely worth the fairly short time investment, and I will look forward to the next book.
Comment 2 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Kindle Edition
A must read for all fantasy/adventure lovers. Or just about anyone who likes getting involved with the characters. Once I started reading I did not want to put it down. When I finished and looked at the clock it was 3 AM!! I will definitely read everything else these two young authors bring forth.
Comment 3 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
By bynw on August 25, 2013
Format: Kindle Edition
A shorter review here and maybe a longer one on my blog sometime when I get around to writing it.
I liked this book, the story held my interest and we see the characters from different areas get woven together without some POOF it happens reason. So if you like the fantasy (sword and sorcery genre) get this book.

Now I will say a few other bits about it. For starters I would like to have a map of the world. Anytime dealing with a world that is not my own. I like to see it. Even if its only a part of the whole world. One thing that puzzled me was the high literacy of most of the people we run across, both male and female which is unusual for the middle ages type setting. And the fact that all of these kingdoms, even the Dark Elf kingdom, all speak the same language. I do have my own fantasy setting in a homebrew RPG world where that is also the case but there is an explanation for it. I would like to have the explanation for the Twisted World as well.

The Twists themselves are intriguing to say the least. Something I might borrow for a RPG game someday. A form of "wild magic" that can cause havoc or be a blessing. Really a neat idea. But they don't seem to be visible, only their affects are visible most of the time. Something to learn more about in future books. Maybe some flashbacks to the old days and when they first happened.

Another point that might be a concern for those unfamiliar with the fantasy/middle ages type settings. Is the use of terms not normally used from our own history. On our own Earth we have Lord, Lady, Chamberlain, Noble, King, and other terms used by their retainers. Within the Twisted World we have Val, Valla, Eron and Abettor. While reading we can determine from the context what these terms mean from our own world.
Read more ›
Comment 2 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
What a breath of fresh air to the fantasy world. I've been so tired of reading the same cookie cutter fodder that these so called well known fantasy authors mass produce I had almost given up finding something that still held My interest after the first chapter. The twist in and of them selves makes this world unique but add in the unusual creatures they stumble upon and the fact that the main characters aren't special or unique only makes the adventures that seem to find them that more exciting. The book left Me wanting more as all good books should and I can not wait until the second installment comes out. I'm biting My nails in anticipation.
Comment One person found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse

Most Recent Customer Reviews

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

The Twisted World Verse One: The Dusk Harbinger
Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway
This item: The Twisted World Verse One: The Dusk Harbinger

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?