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TELL ME, WHAT BOOK HAVE YOU READ MORE THAN THREE TIMES?

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This question is kinda hard for me, for I have read a few more than 3 times. Some of the books are a little old. So here they are.

 


Book Description
Publication Date: October 13, 2009
The Wolf

Noble Aislinn grieves as the Iron Wolf and his minions storm through her beloved Darkenwald. And she burns with malice for the handsome Norman savage who would enslave her. . .even as she aches to know the rapture of the conqueror′s kiss

The Dove

For the first time ever, mighty Wulfgar has been vanquished–and by a bold and beautiful princess of Saxon blood. He must have the chaste, sensuous enchantress who is sworn to his destruction.And he will risk life itself to nurture with tender passion a glorious union born in the blistering heat of hatred and war.

 

I actually read this one about 7 times along with FLAME AND THE FLOWER AND SHANNA.

Another book that I have read more than 3 times is :

 

 

“Eddings’ BELGARIAD is exactly the kind of fantasy I like. It has magic, adventure, humor, mystery, and a certain delightful human insight.”
Piers Anthony
Long ago, the Storyteller claimed, in this first book of THE BELGARIAD, the evil god Torak drove men and Gods to war. But Belgarath the Sorcerer led men to reclaim the Orb that protected men of the West. So long as it lay at Riva, the prophecy went, men would be safe.
But Garion did not believe in such stories. Brought up on a quiet farm by his Aunt Pol, how could he know that the Apostate planned to wake dread Torak, or that he would be led on a quest of unparalleled magic and danger by those he loved–but did not know…?

I think I read this one 4 times.

Another book would be :

New York Times bestselling author Ilona Andrews invites you to experience the first novel in the “intriguing world” (Locus) of Kate Daniels with this special edition of Magic Bites

Kate Daniels is a down-on-her-luck mercenary who makes her living cleaning up magical problems. But when Kate’s guardian is murdered, her quest for justice draws her into a power struggle between two strong factions within Atlanta’s magic circles. Pressured by both sides to find the killer, Kate realizes she’s way out of her league—but she wouldn’t want it any other way…

This special edition includes in-depth information about the world of Kate Daniels, with descriptions of its characters and factions. Explore Kate’s Atlanta like never before with answers to FAQ and a quiz to find your place there. And don’t miss the prequel story “A Questionable Client,” as well as scenes of events in Magic Bites from Curran’s point of view.

 

Now let me know what book or books you have read more than 3 times.

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Magician’s Gambit (The Belgariad, Book 3) by DAVID EDDINGS

MAGICIAN'S GAMBIT BY DAVID EDDINGSBOOK DESCRIPTION
Ce’Nedra, Imperial Princess of Tolnedra, had joined a dangerous mission to recover the stolen Orb that supposedly protected the West from the evil God Torak. And somehow, she found herself feeling quite tender for Garion, the innocent farm boy, who would be forced into the strange tower in the center of all evil to retrieve the Orb by himself.

 

BOOK DESCRIPTION COURTESY OF AMAZON

This series is a timeless classic, that are dear to my heart. The characters are like family, that you want to visit again and again. I first read this series in high school and it pulled me into the story until I finished it. I then had to go and buy the next book in the series right then so I could continue the story.I loved the bantering between Garion and Ce’Nedra, his future wife. We actually see the relationship of these two characters change from tolerating each other to loving each other. She was destined to be his future queen. Garion has to go by himself to steal the Orb that is protected by the evil God Torak.  MAGICIAN’S GAMBIT has a well-developed story line and characters. I love this book and series, and I give this book 5/5 stars.

 

Science Fiction and Fantasy, Paranormal Romance Date Published:  April 9, 2018 Publisher: Tellwell Talent  
Science Fiction and Fantasy, Paranormal Romance Date Published:  April 9, 2018 Publisher: Tellwell Talent  
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BOOK REVIEW- PAWN OF PROPHECY BY DAVID EDDINGS

PAWN OF PROPHECY BY DAVID EDDINGSPAWN OF PROPHECY-(BELGARIAD SERIES)BOOK#1

 

“Eddings’ BELGARIAD is exactly the kind of fantasy I like. It has magic, adventure, humor, mystery, and a certain delightful human insight.”
Piers Anthony
Long ago, the Storyteller claimed, in this first book of THE BELGARIAD, the evil god Torak drove men and Gods to war. But Belgarath the Sorcerer led men to reclaim the Orb that protected men of the West. So long as it lay at Riva, the prophecy went, men would be safe.
But Garion did not believe in such stories. Brought up on a quiet farm by his Aunt Pol, how could he know that the Apostate planned to wake dread Torak, or that he would be led on a quest of unparalleled magic and danger by those he loved–but did not know…?

BOOK DESCRIPTION COURTESY OF AMAZON

PAWN OF PROPHECY hooked me from the very start. David Eddings was a great story-teller that made his characters come alive and basically jump of the page. He was one of the masters in  world building, bringing to life a world of magic. It starts with Aunt Pol (Polgara)  and Garion on a farm sitting down at a meal, with an old story-teller Belgareth. What Garion does not know is that his life is about to change. Apostate has awakened Torak and he has to find the Orb to destroy Torak before it is too late. This book has sharp dialogue, with Aunt Pol’s sarcasm makes for a great read. When I first started this series in high school, I could not read them fast enough. When it came to reading the last book, I had just finished book 4 CASTLE OF WIZARDRY,I had to go right then to the book store and buy the last book in the series ENCHANTER’S END GAME.I recommend this book and the whole Belgariad series to anyone who loves a good fantasy novel. I give PAWN OF PROPHECY 5/5 STARS.

HEAR ARE THE OTHER BOOKS IN THE SERIES

BOOK 2-  BOOK 3-
BOOK 4- BOOK 5-

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BOOK CURIOSITY

I am sitting here trying to write a review for a book and no words seem to be coming to me. It has been like this all day. I guess it is because I have been sick and just don’t feel like doing anything. So it got me to thinking, sometimes that can be a bad thing or a good thing. It just depends on the idea and if it will get me in trouble. I am curious as to what are your favorite books to read over and over, and what drew you to pick that book? I will begin with one of the first romances that I picked up. What initially drew me to it was the cover and I was looking for something around the house to read. The book was originally my Mother’s book and I found it in the laundry room when I went to put my clothes on to wash. The book was by KATHLEEN E. WOODIWISS WOLF AND THE DOVE. I could read this book over and over, in which I have. About seven times actually. I still own that paperback copy. It is almost falling apart, so I went to my local used book store and found a hardback copy.

Another book  I can read over and over is all the DAVID EDDINGS  GARION UNIVERSE SERIES. I could never get enough of these books. I have read each series several times. I love the different characters and the story. One of my favorite characters is Polgara. I love the white streak in her hair, and she is an awesome sorceress. I can also read all the Patricia Briggs Mercy Thompson series, Ilona Andrews Kate Daniels series, and the Kim Harrison Rachel Morgan series over and over.

What book or series can you read over and over?

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