Book reviews

Hallie O'Donovan hallieod at
Sun May 11 05:42:47 EDT 2003

Ros [on Martha Wells]:

>I've just recently read another one by Wells, _The Element of Fire_. After
>what was a shaky beginning for me, when I felt confused by nd not
>sufficiently interested in all the many characters and political
>machinations, it soon became an un-put-downable read for me. I ended up
>liking it even better than _Necromancer_. Thomas and Kade are such engaging
>characters.  It's obviously in the same world as _Necromancer_, but I'm not
>sure how the two books relate in terms of  time-line in that world.
>I'm definitely going to read her other books...

As I've been babbling about Martha Wells for a while, and talking 
about her upcoming release, I figured I should check if I'd the 
information correct.  _The Wizard Hunters: Book One of the Fall of 
Ile-Rien_ is due out May 13 on ( doesn't have 
a date) and Tremaine, the main character, is the daughter of Nicholas 
and Madeleine (Madeline??) from _Death of the Necromancer_.  There 
are chapters on the web site, if anyone likes torture:

The first line is pretty impressive!

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