Editions. The Winter Warriors . David Gemmell · Paperback Three warriors stand with her, the last remnants of the once proud Drenai army. : Winter Warriors (Drenai Tales, Book 8) (): David Gemmell: Books. Editorial Reviews. Review. David Gemmell has a talent for fantasy tales of heroism and villainy that feature characters who, while sympathetically.

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Birch, James Thurber 1 year ago. The warrior does the right thing because it’s the right thing to do and is therfore triumphant. You can help the David Gemmell Warriots by completing it.

Mar 11, Dave van der Kuyp rated it it was amazing. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. But will these warriors — once the best in the land — be enough to stem the tide of gruesome horror that threatens to envelop the world? See 1 question about Winter Warriors…. Winter Warriorsfirst published inis a fantasy novel written by David Gemmell. It’s great to see appreciation for the author who kindled my interest in speculative fiction.

Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. A thoroughly enjoyable read and nothing less th Nobody is better than Gemmell when it comes to chemistry between his characters. Not only should they turn their backs on the cards fate has dealt them, they shouldn’t be able to even play a hand in their condition — yet they hedge their bets to win all the same.


Winter Warriors by David Gemmell

I wanted just a little more. These davd are primarily about human beings, and their flaws and foibles. An enjoyable fantasy romp. Bloodied and harried to a long abandoned city they discover unexpected allies and there they make a final stand in the face of impossible odds.

But she is not alone. The novel tells the story of three ageing heroes — NogustaKebra and Bison — and their quest to protect the unborn king of the Drenai from the demonic forces of the Krayakin. He is accompanied by two comrades with diametrically opposing personalities — the crude and impulsive hulking warrior known only as ” Bison ” and the cool-headed and astute archer Kebra.

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Four soldiers fight to save the world, and come across obstacle after obstacle. As always, the book is filled with great action, compelling characters and a wonderful story.

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Just finished this at the recommendation of a friend. WW demonstrates Gemmell’s prowess as a writer. A warrors, very close second for me would be the first two books of the Rigante. Read it Forward Read it first. He was truly a gifted writer.

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The dread Kreyakin, advance guard to the demon invasion, have already passed into the world of men. Nogusta’s nobility and Kebra’s brevity combine seamlessly with Bison’s affable crudeness, lending genuine depth to their friendship as well as allowing wafriors several amusing exchanges and moments throughout the novel.


Three heroes will set to try and save the Queen and her unborn child, three old-school soldiers who are not silvered with age, but grey, worn and davix. With the help of lorassiumUlmenetha is shown three visions: It has an exciting story, characters that make you feel complex emotions, some continuity porn but gemmwll enough that you feel out of your depth daivd he mixes his newer theme of friendship between comrades at arms despite background differences wi Seriously, if you’re after an introduction to the way Mr Gemmell writes you really couldn’t go past this one: The best part, though, is how Gemmell redeems even the darkest characters.

This article has multiple issues. They must protect her from enemies both natural and unnatural. A former journalist and newspaper editor, Gemmell had his first work of fiction published in This article consists almost entirely of a plot summary.

Winged demons gather, silent and unseen, above the city of Usa, their talons long and sharp.

It was an amazing ride at that age, and it opened my eyes to how amazing reading and writing could be.