Richard lives in an area of the world known as Westlandwhich is the only part of the world that at the time contained no magic.
If he does not, the evil lord Darken Rahl will gain power over the living and the underworld, plunging the world into a reign of terror. Along the way Richard must outsmart an evil queen, a tribe of cannibals and a witch woman, as well as several magical beasts.
He is aided by Kahlan, a beautiful but mysterious stranger, his wise elderly friend Zedd and his ally Chase, a huge, fierce boundary warden. He happens to meet a beautiful young woman being pursued by three men in the forest.
Richard helps Kahlan hide from the men and when they are attacked the two youths kill the four brawny men.
Richard takes Kahlan to meet his elderly friend Zedd. Kahlan recognizes Zedd as the great wizard for whom she has been searching.
They must stop the evil Darken Rahl from gathering all three of the boxes of Orden and opening the one that will give him power over everything living and dead, for good or evil. On the way, Chase and Zedd are injured, so Kahlan and Richard trek through the pass in the boundary alone. In The Midlands, they are accepted into the tribe of the Mud People.
A council of seers sends them to Shota the witch woman, who tells Richard that Queen Milena has the final box of Orden, but will not have it long. There, they learn that the wizard Giller has sacrificed his life to save the box from Darken Rahl.
There are a total of forty nine chapters in Wizard's First Rule. This is the chapter guide for the book. Chapters Chapter One Chapter Two Chapter Three Chapter Four Chapter Five Chapter Six Chapter Seven Chapter Eight Chapter Nine Chapter Ten Chapter Eleven Chapter Twelve Chapter Thirteen. Wizard's First Rule, written by Terry Goodkind, is the first book in the epic fantasy series The Sword of Truth. Published by Tor Books, it was released on August 15, in hardcover, and in paperback on July 15, The book was also re-released with new cover artwork by Author: Terry Goodkind. Wizard's First Rule is a book written by Terry Goodkind. It is the first book in the epic fantasy series called The Sword of Truth. It was published by Tor Books on August 15, as a hardcover book, meaning the book was made with a hard cover.
After leaving, they encounter Chase with Rachel, and learn that the little girl has the third box of Orden hidden in a loaf of bread. Richard is captured by a Mord-Sith and horribly tortured. However, Richard admits that he has memorized the contents of the book.
Richard becomes Rahl, ruler of all three lands. His love for Kahlan makes him immune to her Confessor powers and they ride a red dragon away to return the boy Siddin to his people and consummate their relationship.
These include the brutal murder of a young boy whose body is cannibalized. One character is a sadistic homosexual pedophile killer forced to eat his own genitals while another is a dominatrix who practices bondage and tortures the hero. This section contains words approx.Chapters Summary.
Wizard's First Rule is the story of the journey of Richard and Kahlan, the Mother Confessor, in their quest to thwart an attempt by the villain Darken Rahl to gain power over the living and the underworld by collecting the three boxes of Orden and opening the right one.
Wizard's First Rule by Terry Goodkind is the first book in the Sword of Truth series. It was first released on August 15, , and has been re-released multiple times, with numerous covers.
It was first released on August 15, , and has been re-released multiple times, with numerous covers. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Wizard's First Rule - Sword of Truth 1 Richard Cypher discovers he is the seeker and is needed to protect Westland and the Midlands from D'Hara's takeover.
Richard Cypher, a simple woods guide, finds himself in a sticky situation when he comes to the rescue of an unknown girl who had just crossed the magical boundary. Wizard's First Rule is the story of Richard Cypher Though a mere woodsman, he is the one destined to battle the ultimate adversaryDarken Rahl, an evil mage who bids to destroy all that Richard holds good and beautiful, dooming him and the rest of the Westland .
Wizard's First Rule, written by Terry Goodkind, is the first book in the epic fantasy series The Sword of Truth.
Published by Tor Books, it was released on August 15, in hardcover, and in paperback on July 15, The book was also re-released with new cover artwork by Author: Terry Goodkind.
WIZARD'S FIRST RULE is a reprint of the fabulous first tale in Terry Goodkind's “Sword of Truth” saga. The story line remains a powerful epic fantasy that never slows down though like most opening genre books leaves threads for the next novel.