Chapter nine of The Elfstones of Shannara begins abruptly (as adventures tend to do). Onward with Shannara…Allanon shows up at the crack of dawn, wakes up Wil, and tells him they’re leaving. Wil doesn’t ask why. Maybe he’s just really groggy. Flick shows up at the last second, is gruff and confused and angrily loving, […]
The Shannara Chronicles
The Shannara Chronicles TV series is based on the best selling book, The Sword of Shannara. Each week, we’re tackling a new fantastical chapter.
Trouble is on the horizon in The Elfstones of Shannara as Allanon makes an offer Flick and Wil can’t refuse. We’re up to chapter eight in The Shannara Chronicles. When last we left our weary and battered traveler, Allanon, he was about to get some much needed healing, and a visit in with Flick and […]
We’re up to chapter 7 of the Elfstones of Shannara, and I admit that if you’ve been watching the TV show, the most exciting bit of this chapter is probably Wil Ohmsford’s appearance, and not the gnomes. But I’ve spent the past few chapters reading mostly boring things, and I’m really, really ready for some […]
Welcome back. We’re on chapter six of the fantasy series, The Shannara Chronicles. Start here, if you’re just now joining us. I reviewed chapter four and was so anxious at the end, because the Chosen were all murdered. While it might seem sort of macabre of me to find that a highlight…I’ve been struggling to read […]
Chapter five of Shannara starts with a rather depressed Ander contemplating the inevitable death and destruction of all elves. It’s a sad Shannara Chronicles, the Ellcrys is dying, and with the murder of the Chosen, there is no one to carry the seed and help the magical tree be reborn. It will die and all the demons […]
Book two, The Elfstones of Shannara. I’m going to start with something I never thought I’d say about this series. The end of chapter four has me excited to read more. Yes!!! It’s getting good. I wish I could just jump to the ending in this Elfstones chapter so you can feel my excitement. But, I’ll be […]