Kindle Sci-Fi / Fantasy Daily Deal! Wizard’s First Rule by Terry Goodkind for $1.99! @terrygoodkind
I like this new promo by Amazon! We get a special Kindle Sci-Fi / Fantasy Daily Deal! And the new deal is…
Wizard’s First Rule, the first novel by Terry Goodkind, was a phenomenon from the moment it was published by Tor Books in 1994, selling more than 100,000 copies in North America alone. It still sells more than 100,000 copies a year and has gone on to bestsellerdom in the United Kingdom and in more than twenty foreign translations as well as audiobook form.
It is now being developed as one of the most ambitious television miniseries of all time. Executive Producer Sam Raimi (director of the three Spider-Man movies), in collaboration with Disney/ABC, is creating a 22-episode adaptation of the book to be filmed in New Zealand.
Richard and Kahlan’s story unfolds over ten more novels, collectively known as the Sword of Truth series, concluding with Confessor in 2007. Placing Goodkind in the elite club of #1 New York Times bestselling authors, the series has sold more than twenty million copies to date worldwide.
In Wizard’s First Rule, Goodkind introduced the world to an ordinary forest guide, Richard Cypher, and the mysterious, powerful woman he comes to love, Kahlan Amnell. Learning his true identity, Richard accepts his destiny as the one man who can stop the bloodthirsty tyrant Darken Rahl. Hunted relentlessly, betrayed and alone, Kahlan calls upon Richard to reach beyond his sword and invoke something more noble within himself as the final confrontation with Darken Rahl looms.
The importance of Wizard’s First Rule is sourced in Goodkind taking on the toughest of all literary challenges: to tell an electrifying story of action, violence, and adventure that also makes people think, and that would influence the choices and actions of its readers.
Years after reading Wizard’s First Rule, Goodkind fans still ask themselves, “What would Richard do?” when confronted with life’s obstacles and challenges. “Your life is yours alone,” Richard says at a key moment. “Rise up and live it.”
Follow me on TwitterMy Tweets
Most Popular Posts
- FREE eBook: Summers’ Love by Stu Summers! (US, UK, Canada, Australia)
- FREE eBook: Fox Hunt by James Phelan @RealJamesPhelan! @DiversionBooks (US, Canada) #LachlanFox
- Bargain Alert! No Logo by Naomi Klein @NaomiAKlein for $3.99! @PicadorUSA #Kindle
- Bargain Alert! Willful Blindness by Margaret Heffernan @M_Heffernan for $1.99! #Kindle
- Bargain Alert! Spider’s Bite by Jennifer Estep @Jennifer_Estep for $1.99! @simonschuster #Kindle #ElementalAssassin
- Bargain Alert! Queen of the Summer Stars by Persia Woolley @AuthorPersia for $2.99! @sbkslandmark #Guinevere #Kindle
- Bargain Alert! Roseflower Creek by Jackie Lee Miles @JackieLeeMiles for $2.99! #Kindle
- FREE eBook: Sweet Water by Christina Baker Kline @bakerkline! @WmMorrowBks
- The Prisoner of Cell 25 (Michael Vey) by Richard Paul Evans for $1.99! @richardpaulevan (#Kindle #Nook)
- Audible Daily Deal – The Five Elements of Effective Thinking by Edward B. Burger, Michael Starbird (Narrated by Brian Troxell) for $1.95!
WP Book Bloggers Directory!
Kradam Fan Fiction – Minus the crappy ones…
- The Devilstone Registry: Ch 1 Head of the Trail (Adam/Kris, PG-R), Ch 2 The Tale of Matty the Mute, Ch 3 The Foundation, Ch 4 Turning Blue, Ch 5 Among the Fragments, Ch 6 Snoop and Ye Shall Find, Ch 7 A Distant Bell, Ch 8 Female Troubles, Ch 9 The 3:10 to Little Rock, Ch 10 The Western Boys - PART 1, Ch 10 The Western Boys - PART 2, 4/?
Translate this blog into different languages…