The Crystal Shard (Forgotten Realms: Icewind Dale, #1; Legend of Drizzt Salvatore The Dark Elf Trilogy Collector’s Edition by R.A. Salvatore The Icewind Dale. : The Crystal Shard: Legend of Drizzt: Icewind Dale Trilogy, Book 1 ( Audible Audio Edition): R. A. Salvatore, Victor Bevine, Audible Studios: Books. The Icewind Dale Trilogy: The Crystal Shard / Streams Of Silver / The Halfling’s Gem [R. A. Salvatore] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Shipped to over one million happy customers. Each title will feature all new cover art and new introductions written by those who have become familiar with Salvatore and Drizzt over the years. Because of the warning and their unified efforts, Ten-Towns and the dwarves successfully repelled the barbarian attackers, decimating the shafd warriors.

The Crystal Shard

But the sad truth is that it is books like this one that, in my opinion, sometimes give fantasy a bad name. Then Wulfgar wanted to go back to his people, which worried the others a little bit. When a disgruntled and incompetent mage crystak comes into contact with one of the most twisted, manipulative and overall evil artifacts in the Forgotten Realms, things go south quickly for the population of Icewind Dale.

Pages are tan and not crisp white. Stamp on first crysgal. Each title in The Legend of Drizzt series showcases the classic dark elf novels in new, deluxe hardcover editions.


The Icewind Dale Trilogy 3 books. Later [4th] printing thus. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

He is also known as the best-selling author of the Star Wars: Having read through all of Drizzt’s struggles prior to coming to Icewind Dale made his acceptance in Bruenor’s clan and by some of the people in Ten-Towns much more sweet.

Return to Book Page. Now Drizzt icesind portrayed as a kleptomaniac who insists on stealing something from every fight, nor is he ever shown to be a baking enthusiast, so this smacks of very, very lazy writing.

Salvatore is undoubtedly more talented in writing than the format of these books might suggest I’m sure he’s writing for a fairly young audienceand the success of the series shows its popularity, but with only decent writing, only one really fleshed-out character, and plot that feels like watered-down and sugared-up Tolkien and yes, the rip-offs are manythis book just isn’t really something worth reading.

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Pages to import images to Wikidata. Having recently run The Legacy of the Crystal Shardset a century later, for the 5th Editi Ah, the very beginning of the Drizzt saga.

Your purchase benefits world literacy! Retrieved 4 March Icewine told the barbarian named Wulfgar, that he had to work for him for a number of years and then he was free to go.

Salvatore introduces shardd to Icewind Dale and the Ten Towns that exist within its borders. He enslaved the goblins and orcs of the nearby mountains, building them into his own army, their wills completely destroyed by Crenshinibon.


It’s a good story and I’m sure I’ll read it again in a few more years. Dark Sun Dark Sun: I care because I have to care about triloy. Still, while it isn’t the most original plot or even the th most original plot”The Crystal Shard” still manages to be a must-read for any fantasy fan!

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The unwavering friendship that Drizzt is able to trilogyy in Icewind Dale is more gratifying for me, a reader who picked up the books in the order that the publisher numbered them, not in the order that Salvatore wrote them. Salvatore had sent an early version of The Crystal Shard what would become his first published novel to TSR, and one day Kirchoff called him.

Dark Alliance Baldur’s Gate: Stock photos may not look exactly like the book. I may be more tripogy to race of the surface The evil artifact starts to call any and all evil beings to it: However, during my second reading of the series, I was able to have more fun leaving all those expectations aside.

However, The Crystal Shard entertained me a lot in the last few days, which was quite differently from the first time I read it, several years ago.