Reading The Last Wish: Introducing the Witcher By Andrzej Sapkowski – Collateralloan.co

The universe of Sapkowski s The Witcher is one of the most detailed and best explored in modern fantasy, offering endless opportunities for fresh ideas Complex character relationships enrich this already complex world this is the sort of series fantasy fans will cherishB font px Calibri webkit text strokespans font kerning none Fantasy Book Review Sapkowski has a phenomenal gift for narrative, inventing sensational events, creating a suggestive mood, and building up the suspense along with a dazzling, slightly cynical sense of humor Jacek Sieradzki, Polityka onThe Last Wish Sapkowski s The Last Wish is a great collection of short stories centered around a witcher, Geralt a rare sorcerous breed who hunts down the monstrous but is feared by the innocent With a wondrous mix of Eastern European folklore and myth, beautiful princesses, mischievous demons and where all is not as it seems, The Last Wish is a great read perfect for dipping into or just reading cover to cover, as I didWaterstones It is his world weariness combined with his battle honed powers that make Geralt such an interesting character Here s hoping The Last Wish is merely the opening chapter in his English language adventuresEdge I really, really enjoyed this book None of the characters in Sapkowski s world are black or white they are all shades of grey, including Geralt and the monstersThe Deckled Edge Sapkowski is very good at creating interesting, imaginative characters with unusual levels of depth to them The Last Wish is an enjoyable book full of stories both melancholy and comicThe WertzoneThe New York Times bestselling introduction to the Witcher series that inspired the Witcher video games Look out for Season of Storms in MayGeralt is a witcherYet he is no ordinary killer for hireHis sole purpose to destroy the monsters that plague the world But not everything monstrous looking is evil and not everything fair is good and in every fairy tale there is a grain of truth Witcher collections The Last Wish Sword of Destiny Witcher novels Blood of Elves The Time of ContemptBaptism of FireThe Tower of Swallows Lady of the Lake The Malady and Other Stories An Andrzej Sapkowski Sampler e only Translated from original Polish by Danusia Stok