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The Fionavar Tapestry 1. The Summer Tree 2. The Wandering Fire 3. The… (edition 1998)

by Guy Gavriel Kay

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Title:The Fionavar Tapestry 1. The Summer Tree 2. The Wandering Fire 3. The Darkest Road (The Fionavar Tapestry, Volume 1, 2 and 3 in one book)
Authors:Guy Gavriel Kay
Info:Harper Perennial (1998), Paperback, 792 pages
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The Fionavar Tapestry 1. The Summer Tree 2. The Wandering Fire 3. The Darkest Road by Guy Gavriel Kay

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Guy G. Kay is one of my favorite authors. However, I thought the Fionavar Tapestry verged on unoriginal and dull. How many fantasy books have I read where a group of intelligent, resourceful modern-day young people get sucked into a medieval-esque fantasy world? Well... it's a lot. And I didn't think Kay's contribution to the oeuvre was particularly exceptional. But - don't let that turn you off the rest of his books, which are gorgeously written, strikingly original, subtle and bold. ( )
  AltheaAnn | Feb 9, 2016 |
This is an omnibus volume covering GK's first literary efforts. A fantasy set in a sort of Fantasy role-playing context, I found it enjoyable and recommend it to others. ( )
  DinadansFriend | Apr 20, 2014 |
I almost forgot about this!
  beabatllori | Apr 2, 2013 |
Guy Gavriel Kay has taken the best and most beloved elements of the genre and woven them seamlessly into a beautiful masterpiece. All of us who enjoy reading at one time or another wish we could be a part of the stories read; Kay makes the impossible seem possible! ( )
  trinibaby9 | Nov 24, 2009 |
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