Elminster has ratings and reviews. David said: Seriously, why did I ever read this rubbish?17 May You have seriously got to be kidding. Listen to The Temptation of Elminster Audiobook by Ed Greenwood, narrated by John Release Date: ; Language: English; Publisher: Audible Studios. Listen to Elminster: The Making of a Mage Audiobook by Ed Greenwood, narrated by Release Date: ; Language: English; Publisher: Audible Studios.

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I might try to come back to this genre in the future, but I’ll give it some breathing room first. Aug 14, Peter Kuppers elmonster it it was ok.

And it contains awful lines such as: Looking forward to more adventures of Elminster. Characters came and went so fast that I didn’t care about them at all. On the world of his birth he’s all but a god, but when an ancient evil banishes him to the depths of the Nine Hells, he’s just another lost soul. Making of a Mage was much much better. Greyhawk tended to be more medieval where as The Realms had a much more Renaissance feel to it.

Despite buying that game roughly 20 yers ago, I remember that moment as if it happened Maybe What could Ed Greenwood have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?

And we couldn’t have hoped for a better origin story than the one presented on this book. I enjoyed this book. Elminster in HellElminster’s Daughter what, he actually got laid, I though this mighty super magician was above loveElminster Must Die and I bet you he doesn’t among others. Then they go to the village and kill everyone else. I like to listen to audio books while doing something else house cleaning, driving, data entry, etc.


Elminster’s archenemy, the vampiric Lord Manshoon, thinks he has destroyed Elminster at last. The One True Spell was a woman, and her name was Mystra – and her kisses were wonderful.

Elminster: The Making of a Mage

I was disheartened because it took such an effort to get through this book. I had just finished Hero by R. Overall, the narrator sounded bored and did nothing to improve the story. Jul 23, Jennifer Melzer rated it it was ok.

Next, Elminster has joined a group of Robinhood like mercenaries. His voice was perfect like he was meant to Narrate this story. Seek your cheap thrills elsewhere.

There was no feeling in the performance, his reading cadence was cumbersome and he barely varied his tone to indicate different characters. Good performance on this one. Dec 13, Mark rated it did not like it Shelves: Mark James United Kingdom When a dragon-riding magelord sweeps down upon him, though, the boy is thrust into a world of harsh realities, corrupt rulers, and evil sorcerers.

Ed Greenwood Narrated by: If you were to make a film of this book, what eminster the tag line be? I looked at all the stories and trilogies and remembered Elminster being mentioned, in the Drizzt books, elmjnster once in a while. I would recommend this novel to all who enjoy Fantasy and novels set in the Forgotten Realms. Refresh and try again. In this sense, it’s almost like a compile of short stories about the same character and put in a linier order This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.


The Temptation of Elminster Audiobook | Ed Greenwood |

Which scene was your favorite? What could Ed Greenwood have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you? The story of Eliminster would have been less than 2 hrs. Elmknster, JFi – I may yet dupe you into reading Trekkie slash-fic. Play still continues in this long-running campaign, and Ed also keeps busy producing Realmslore for various TSR publications.

I just don’t have the time to be reading books. Elminster, Book 2 Written by: What made the experience of listening to The Temptation of Elminster the most enjoyable?

Now, older and maybe more cynical, I didn’t enjoy it quite as much. Get it free with day trial.

The path he takes will lead to a Realms-shaking confrontation where Elminster has to make the most important choice of his long life.