Fifteen year old Daniel Stone’s world is turned upside down when he his kidnapped by the villainous Odling Smee. He learns that his late father was one of the seven Keepers of Thera charged with maintaining the balance of life on Earth and its alternate self Arthe and that this great responsibility has now fallen on him.
Smee is intent on overthrowing the Keepers and taking control of life itself and Daniel, as heir to the Seventh Seal, now stands in his way!
Daniel has to come to terms with the lies and deceit of his parents as well as the burden of his father’s inheritance as his life heads uncontrollably into a future he could never have imagined. His childhood now lost he has to face the heavyweight of adult responsibility.
The Seventh Seal is an intriguing fantasy epic that is guaranteed to keep readers entertained and addicted from the very first page! The Seventh Seal can only be described as a phenomenal piece of fiction; everything about this enjoyable book is remarkable. The enigmatic characters, the brilliant plot and the beautifully written literature make The Seventh Seal a piece of fiction that needs to be read by everyone. I promise you now book lovers that this book is incredibly addictive and so you will struggle to put this book down… I know I did!
The Seventh Seal follows the protagonist of the novel, Daniel Stone. Daniel is a fifteen-year-old young boy, being an adolescent is hard enough, but soon he finds himself pulled into a dark web and soon the reader witnesses him being kidnapped. Daniel has been captured by a mysterious and sinister group who have dark ties with his family… these ties further complicate Daniels life. His journey will soon be revealed to the reader, and without spoiling it, it is brilliant! I want to keep my premise of the book vague because it is sensational and best read without knowing much so please, read this excellent book to find out more!
The themes explored in this book, such as responsibility, growing up fast and doing the right thing are simply brilliant, even more so because it is written in a YA book. The nature of the novel itself was thought-provoking for me; first and foremost, this book is an entertaining fantasy read that is meant to delight and excite its reader, but it also has some powerful messages laced throughout it and that for me is brilliant and makes me love The Seventh Seal even more.
Every detail in The Seventh Seal is superb and thought out, A.J. Dobbs is a descriptive writer and so the reader is easily able to get lost in his words and imagine the land in this book perfectly. Never before have I read a fantasy novel that was so in-depth, truly every detail was immaculate, and this is rare to find these days within literature.
A.J. Dobbs is a talented author and a genuine wordsmith. His tale is gripping and consistent from beginning to end. As the reader reads The Seventh Seal, they will be taken on an unforgettable journey which will unfold bit by bit at a perfect pace that will keep the reader engrossed. Dobb’s vivid writing will enable the reader to fall madly in love with this book and be kept hooked because you simply can’t help but do this! The fluidity alone in his book is sensational and unlike anything I have read before, never once did I find myself getting bored of the story or even the characters and this is a sign of a pure literary talent!
To summarise my thoughts on the brilliant and riveting The Seventh Seal, I would say if you are a reader who is looking to read a phenomenal piece of literature that will keep you hooked from beginning to end then this incredible book is for you! This superb book gets Five Stars from me!
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