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In the time before the Confessors, when the world is a dark and dangerous place, where treason and treachery are the rule of the day, comes one heroic woman, Magda Searus, who has just lost her husband and her way in life.

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The First Confessor
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4.7 / 5
Amazing
February 28th, 2015
Interesting book to say the least, makes me want to reread the entire series, kinda wonder where the chronological order stands now
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Awesome read
February 4th, 2015
Very engaging and I love the series. So glad that Magda's story was told and I re-read the book twice.
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Worth it all.
January 21st, 2015
Amazing book, worth every penny. It holds true to the series and is an amazing addition no matter the format.
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Awesome
December 26th, 2014
This was a great addition to the Sword of Truth series. It pulls a lot of the history together. Looking forward to more great novels from Terry.
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Finally knowing Magda and Merrit.
December 5th, 2014
Truly, a page turner! It is a remarkable story that brings us through all the hardships with intelligent passion. A world I never want to leave! Thanks Terry, for your wonderfully inspiring wisdom.
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First confessor
November 13th, 2014
An amazing book, glad terry goodkind brought it out as an ebook, happy though took me a little while to get around to, not an easy transition from paperback to ebook. Once I got into it, I couldn't stop ! Never stop writing!
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The First Confessor
October 17th, 2014
Loved this book as I have loved the whole Sword of Truth series
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Mr
August 14th, 2014
Once again Goodkind has written a masterpiece. While filling in the gaps in the Richard and Kahlan story, this tale is a more gentle depiction of the nature of humans. In the other Seeker novels, Goodkind shows a deep understanding of the very dark side of mankind, of the evil and corruption humans are very capable of, even when well intentioned. This tale is far more gentle in that depiction, showing just how versatile a writer Goodkind is. Quite apart from being a ripping tale - you will be drawn in from the first paragraph - it makes a pleasant departure from the harsh realities of the rest of the series, while very much keeping the sense of danger of corruption and evil ranged against the forces of good, which Richard and Kahlan represent.
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Supplemental content
August 14th, 2014
Amazing book, but where is the supplemental content?
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First Confessor
August 14th, 2014
Fantastic! The answers to so many of the questions from the entire Sword of Truth series are here. Thank you!
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Kobo
August 9th, 2014
I loved this book, however I am having issues with kobo
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The birth of the legend
July 30th, 2014
Kahlan regarded magda as a figure of legend, believing with all her heart that she was a great, I am glad to see with this book that the legend has proved more than true. I loved this book, the story artfully fills the gaps in the history of the adventures of richard and kahlan. It is a standalone and a prequel straddling that line nicely.
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The First Confessor - The Legend Of
July 3rd, 2014
This is an amazing book. Explains so much that was not really missing from the series but could do with more information. Could have quite happily kept reading about what happens with the war (especially with the twist (I won't spoil it for anyone). Love the fact that Terry brought it direct to the readers as well. Now to re-start the series with more information. :) BRAVO Terry.
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Passionate and cleverly invested
June 9th, 2014
A must read for all people embracing the epic story of the Sword of Truth! To now have the story alive and connected over 3 time periods so smoothly articulated highlights the skills and dreams of Terry to bring us all into his world, I eagerly await the coming continuation.
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retired
June 6th, 2014
This is a book that you don't want to put down now that I have finished it I can now get back to the real world .I think it helps to understand the all of the story line I have read all the books in this series an always await the next book
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Amazing!
June 1st, 2014
Thank you for bring about Magda's story. It was perfect in its relationship to the future trials and tribulations of Richard and Kahlen. I could barely put the book down.
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Absolutely thrilling.
May 31st, 2014
I finished it in a day, I was do engrossed. Absolutely loved it.
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More please
May 29th, 2014
Most enjoyable read!
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The First Confessor
May 3rd, 2014
Love this book and it's twists and turns. Wasn't sure where it was all going at first, but that didn't matter as I was so wrapped up in the story. My Son bought me the next book at Xmas and can't wait to start. Have enjoyed all of Terry's books and the way he keeps me turning the pages for more :))
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Another piece of brilliance
April 27th, 2014
A fantastic read for anyone who has read the Sword of Truth series or for someone who wants to start an epic journey. Riveting and brilliant for anyone who wants to be swept away into a world of fantasy, which has its roots in truth, justice and accountability; everything that our world seems to be forgetting.
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