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Alvin doesn’t know exactly why he’s there, but when he and his brother-in-law, Arthur Stuart, find lodgings with a family of abolitionists who know Peggy, he suspects he’ll find out soon. Of buying and selling, of plowing and planting and harvesting, of moving and settling.

I’ll stick out the planned seven because Orson Scott Card pa an interesting writer and I want to know how he envisions the end of Alvin’s quest. I’m getting generally ciuadd with authors who write multiple series at a time, creating so much gap that you’ve lost continuity with the characters.

The characters take turns being the witty banterer, the clever rebutter, and the self-doubter. My only other complaint is that the cover art for each book makes them look like trashy romance novels.

Jul 13, Ron rated it liked it Shelves: It’s easy to detect in the telling of The Crystal City where Card jumped over enough time and material to have written another novel between Heartfire and this book. Also, the dates and biographical details of Alvin’s life bear no similarities to Joseph Smith’s beyond sharing the last name Smith, and the location of the Crystal City in what would be, in our world, Illinois, where Nauvoo was built ; the social and demographic makeup of Alvin’s following is nothing like Joseph Smith’s, and as noted in reviews of earlier books in the series, the social messages here have no similarity to those of 19th-century Mormonism; and there is a total absence in Alvin’s teaching of any attempt to found a religious alvin-makre, or to proclaim any Mormon doctrines readers crjstal look in vain for any suggestion of plurality of gods, polygamy, long-buried ancient scriptures, etc.


But though La Tia says “we the book of Exodus, us,” Alvin doesn’t claim any Divine mandate and doesn’t bring any religious message. Tales of Alvin Maker 6. Why did it take six books to get to a cheesy agrarian setting What do you do with a series where the protagonist is a godlike figure who essentially has no major character flaws?

I would have liked to have seen Taleswapper play a bigger role though the last two books and have added more in his own “book of tales” as it were, as it seems like it would made the plot seem more apvin-maker and less forced as he was there as a character at the end but didn’t seem to have cihdad to add to the plot really.

I’m xiudad trouble pointing to anything that’s obviously bad– Card is, as always, alvin-maer capable writer– but somehow the heart’s not crisyal it.

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New Orleans, Louisiana United States. Great conclusion to the series.

But this time the local color becomes part of Alvin’s main plot arc, and he criwtal himself– quite suddenly, even for the reader– preparing to build the crystal city of the title, the one he’d been clueless about for the past four books. Not to mention, if you look up Orson Scott Card, on his official website there is a whole section devoted to mansplaining his personal beliefs on homosexuality and other topics.

Almost every conversation on nearly every page of the novel is snarky or sarcastic. He can get out of any situation, resolve any problem, heal any disease or ailment.

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Now you don’t have to read it. This could be said of the series as a whole.

Sep 08, John rated it it was ok Shelves: Alvin and Peggy are married and have lost a child. Additionally, a lot of the threads left hanging in previous volumes and characters the reader has come to know and care about are barely mentioned at all.

Now Alvin must take the first steps on the road to the Crystal City that was shown to him in a vision so long ago. Alvin-naker for one can be contented with never knowing the details. Estados Unidos, siglo XIX. He left huge gaps in his story, with major characters dropped and significant dramas unresolved. That may be a step up from most cliched villains, but it is a small step – in this book at least.


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Aug 19, Greg rated it liked it Shelves: El cofre del tesoro Orson Scott Card. Consejera de inversiones Orson Scott Card. But all too frequently the sympathetic characters lapse into the same voice. Alvin Maker – 6. Mass Market Paperbackpages.

Easily the weakest of the series. However, since I had already downloaded the audio version of the sixth book, The Crystal City, from my library, I decided to finish the series. The analogy of the Exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt was well done for the most part, and Alvin’s ongoing struggle to find his destiny as a Maker is very human. Though I’m sure if Mr. An average series that dragged on far too long, not one of Card’s better endeavours Do you hear me, Brandon Sanderson!?

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. A well written book series. Los humanos deben volver a la lejana Tierra para recabar la […]. May 15, Brian rated it it was ok. Too much of the book ciudac about events and characters in Alvin’s past that we haven’t actually seen in any Alvin Maker book, so a lot of it comes at the reader cold.

Published October 1st by Tor Books first published Ciufad Maker – 5. To ask other readers questions about The Crystal Cityplease sign up. The Crystal City is not nearly as cool as was imagined in previous books. Of loving and marrying and having babies. It feels very much like wooden, result-driven storytelling.

The Crystal City (Tales of Alvin Maker, #6) by Orson Scott Card

I for one can be contented with ne Ever since I started this series and realized that it wasn’t finished. La saga del criztal – 3.

Because there is clearly an audience committed to re-entering the world of Alvin Maker, the author and publisher have less incentive to put out a quality product.