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#1 Jun 28 2005 at 9:54 PM Rating: Good
Anyone here a fan of the Unbeliever?
#2 Jul 08 2005 at 12:20 PM Rating: Good
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Yup, I've read all six books more times than I care to count. White Gold Weilder was my favourite of them. ^^
#3 Jul 08 2005 at 2:44 PM Rating: Good
The Illearth War was my favorite. Hile Troy is the man.

I read that new book that came out recently that's about Linden and it was pretty good. It wasn't on par with the First and Second Chronicles, but I'll still be picking up the next one.
#4 Sep 15 2005 at 8:18 AM Rating: Decent
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My characters are Mhoram, Waynhim and Saltheart so you could say I'm familiar with the subject. Thomas Covenant Lives!!!
#5 Sep 18 2005 at 8:26 PM Rating: Decent
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I am a big fan. Thomas Covenant is such an unusual protagonist, prob the best anti-hero I've found. I loved the character Saltheart Foamfollower.
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#6 Sep 22 2005 at 3:45 PM Rating: Decent
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I just finished Book one of the Final Chronicles of THomas Covenant the Unbeliever: The Runes of the Earth. I love the Thomas Covenant stories, but this one seems forced. Before, the tale had a nice, lyrical, epic quality. It had a great ending as well. I though it was finished. I had no reason to think otherwise. Then I go to my local book store and see the new book on the shelf. I buy it unquestioningly and read it in a single gulp. I thought lacked much of the suspense of the other stories, and most of it feels contrived. I think Donaldson is running out of cash, because this book feels like a Gearoge Lucas move to me. I love THomas Covenant and he isn't even really a character in the book that bears his name. Hopefully we will get more of that good old storytelling back in the next two volumes.

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#7 Sep 22 2005 at 11:37 PM Rating: Good
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I read both parts of the series. I'd like to read them again, but am unsure of which moving box they reside.
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#8 Sep 23 2005 at 4:52 AM Rating: Decent
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Quite possibly the most difficult and yet most rewarding series i have ever read.

It was a painful but ultimately worthwhile read, not something i would give to a inexperianced reader, but high quality none the less.
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