|Plot Summary of Guardians of the West - The Malloreon 1|
King Belgarion and Queen Ce'Nedra seem are beginning to become farther apart and she still has not given Garion a child to guard the Orb of Aldur. Meanwhile, Eriond, a remarkable child, is growing up in the Vale with Polgara and Durnik as they begin their marraige. When Ce'Nedra does give birth their child is abducted, presumably by the Bear cult. Garion begins an attack but discovers that the child was abducted by Zandramas, and they absolutely must get him back because the prophesy tells them of the evils that could come about!
This synopsis report prepared by Alex
Garion has grown up, defeated Torak, taken the throne of Riva, and gotten married to a willful young lady. Now, as the leader of the west, he needs to break up squabbles and civil wars. Then, as he runs of to break up a civil war and keep a few friends from getting killed, his infant son is kidnapped.
This synopsis report prepared by Sarah
|Chapter Analysis of Guardians of the West - The Malloreon 1|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- fantasy world/fantasy past
- two lovers coping with tough mission
Spying & Investigations
What is main char. doing?
- rescue mission/escape from confinement
Political power play
- factions fight within govt for control
- preventing/managing clash/war between govts/kingdoms
Mental/magical powers focus
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
If magical mental powers:
- can change shapes
- fire/lightning/weather cntrl
- can cast many different spells
A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:
- humans in a primitive/fantasy society
Planet outside solar system?
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- vague references only
- descript of kissing
How much dialogue?
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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