Pawn of Prophecy
"Eddings' BELGARIAD is exactly the kind of fantasy I like. It has magic, adventure, humor, mystery, and a certain delightful human insight."
Long ago, the Storyteller claimed, in this first book of THE BELGARIAD, the evil god Torak drove men and Gods to war. But Belgarath the Sorcerer led men to reclaim the Orb that protected men of the West. So long as it lay at Riva, the prophecy went, men would be safe.
But Garion did not believe in such stories. Brought up on a quiet farm by his Aunt Pol, how could he know that the Apostate planned to wake dread Torak, or that he would be led on a quest of unparalleled magic and danger by those he loved--but did not know...?
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Review: Pawn of Prophecy (The Belgariad #1)User Review - J๏ђคภภค ~ ωє'яє ƒαℓℓιη' тняσυgн ѕρα¢є, уσυ αη∂ мє - Goodreads
I really enjoyed this. Wasn't expecting to ... I was really wary of all the magic and gods - I'm not a fan of intense magic, and I was prepared to put it down if it got too bad. I was impressed ... Read full review
Review: Pawn of Prophecy (The Belgariad #1)User Review - Wulfae - Goodreads
In the middle of listening to this book, and so far... I absolutely hate the aunt. There is a total of one main female character, and she's stupid. She keeps harping on our main character, insisting ... Read full review
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