Okay, I'd agree that Eddings is repetitive, and the plotline is similar to Tolkien, but what I enjoy the most are the interactions between the sexes, which Tokien definitely does... Read morePublished on March 24 2002 by "yeehuay"
I'm probably one of the very few people that actually admit reading David and Leigh Edding's novels now. Especially since Tolkien has come back into fashion in a big way. Read morePublished on Feb. 20 2002 by Amazon Customer
I decided to rate one of the books of Belgariad, because it was the first series published, and it was first I read. Read morePublished on Aug. 27 2001 by "shepherd79"
David Eddings explains things in such a way that you can put yourself right into the story. In this book there are so many different action scenes that you find yourself caught up... Read morePublished on July 21 2001 by ANGIE