This year my A to Z theme harks back to 2012's theme, in which I listed an A-to-Z of books from my GoodReads "TBR" shelf. This year I want to revisit that list and report on which ones I've read, and what rating I gave them. Where the book hasn't been read, I'll mention other books starting with that letter I have read since 2012. ;)
- Book #1 - It was good to see a main character who was very far from perfect. I found myself immersed in the world Ged lived in, and fascinated by it. Great world building.
- Book #2 - I loved the idea that the High Priestess of the Tombs (Tenar) got "eaten". I was glad when Ged turned up, tying book #1 in with book #2. This book was pretty slow-paced compared to the others.
- Book #3 - This book took us to yet more far reaches of the realm of Earthsea. I loved the "raft people" scenes. For me, book #3 was the most gripping and fast-paced book so far.
- Book #4 was quite slow as well, but I was still gripped. I was intrigued by Therru, a.k.a. Tehanu, wondering what her story would be. And I loved seeing Therru's point of view of Ged and Tenar: "Her parents had been taken ..." >> Full review