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A Darkness at Sethanon

Riftwar Cycle: The Riftwar Saga, Book 4
Written by: Raymond E. Feist
Narrated by: Nicholas Guy Smith
Length: 19 hrs and 17 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (32 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

An evil wind blows through Midkemia. Dark legions have risen up to crush the Kingdom of the Isles and enslave it to dire magics. The final battle between Order and Chaos is about to begin in the ruins of the city called Sethanon.

Now, Pug, the master magician sometimes known as Milamber, must undertake an awesome and perilous quest to the dawn of time to grapple with an ancient and terrible Enemy for the fate of a thousand worlds.

©2017 Raymond Feist (P)2017 Random House Audio

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  • PRG
  • 2018-09-14

Excellent Read

An easy listen, following the storyline and enough action to keep you interested. In other words, I brought the next book in rhe series.

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loved it

If you haven't already, this is one to read!! Great finish to a wonderful saga

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  • dynem216
  • ARVADA, CO, US
  • 2018-12-19

excellent books.

the whole series is amazing so far. if you like fantasy, with political intrigue (but GoT is TOO much) then this is the series for you!

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  • Wilson Morales
  • 2017-12-18

loved it.

Great story. So captivating. This author is tremendous. I will be buying his other books.



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  • Kindle Customer
  • 2019-07-11

Still my favorite!

Second time reading this one. First time being 20 years ago. I think, I won't let so many years go by between the next time I read it, wiith 2 young girls that will hear it next.

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  • Sheryl Geyer
  • 2019-05-10

Thrilling

I loved this book. the story was awsome it kept you completely entertained. The reading was done incredibly well. You could always tell which character was which throughout .

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  • Adam Eldred
  • 2019-02-23

great #4

still a great narration by the same narrator, of a great series of books by a great author. brings back many memories of holding the paperback in my hands reading it again and again.

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  • Ark1836
  • 2018-10-31

Fun Series

This is my favorite fantasy novel series. Raymond Feist weaves an engaging and fun story without getting too bogged down in details. I also really appreciate that the book is mostly clean since some fantasy novels (think Game of Thrones) can sometimes devolve too much. This is just good fun.

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  • Ryan Young
  • 2018-09-10

Amazing storytelling

I've read this series at least 5 times, but I have to say that listening to it brought it to life in a whole new way. The narrator was amazing. I was glad to see that the entire series was narrated by the same person as one, it keeps a continuity to the stories and two, he does a absolutely superb job. The stories themselves were just as exciting as I remember them, even with this being my sixth time through. This is my all time favorite series and, I'm sure, will remain so. You really get drawn into the world(s) and feel a connection with the characters. I still get angry when certain people die, even though I know it's coming, because I've been unavoidably drawn into their lives once again. If you love a good sword and sorcery story, look no further, you won't be disappointed.

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  • R. W. Frederick
  • TX
  • 2018-08-30

A wonderful end.

A wonderful end to a fantastic series. I've read everything (I think) in this series and the first four books are stand alone beauties. <Spoiler> The continuations finally end in a very well put together closure for the worlds of Midkemia and Kelewan, Pug and Tomas. if this is as far as you've gotten, please continue to read or listen to the rest and you won't be disappointed.

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  • William Hahaj
  • 2018-08-07

Pleasantly surprised

I'm a very big fan of the narrator. I read this as a kid and it's bringing back fond memories.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 2018-08-02

pug and Thomas no need to know anymore

but when you add in the storm cloud and the rogue and macros and it's a delight to the minds eye...

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