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PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Warbreaker After bursting onto the fantasy scene with his acclaimed debut novel i Elantris i and following up with his blockbuster Mistborn trilogy Brandon Sanderson proves again that he is today s leading master of what Tolkien called secondary creation the invention of whole worlds complete with magics and myths all their own .
i Warbreaker i is the story of two sisters who happen to be princesses the God King one of them has to marry the lesser god who doesn t like his job and the immortal who s still trying to undo the mistakes he made hundreds of years ago .
Their world is one in which those who die in glory return as gods to live confined to a pantheon in Hallandren s capital city and where a power known as BioChromatic magic is based on an essence known as i breath i that can only be collected one unit at a time from individual people .
By using i breath i and drawing upon the color in everyday objects all manner of miracles and mischief can be accomplished It will take considerable quantities of each to resolve all the challenges facing Vivenna and Siri princesses of Idris Susebron the God King Lightsong reluctant god of bravery and mysterious Vasher the Warbreake
In a world where ash falls from the sky and mist dominates the night an evil cloaks the land and stifles all life The future of the empire rests on the shoulders of a troublemaker and his young apprentice Together can they fill the world with color once more br br In Brandon Sanderson s intriguing tale of love loss despair and hope a new kind of magic enters the stage Allomancy a magic of the metals
Speak again the ancient oaths br i Life before death br Strength before weakness br Journey before Destination i br And return to men the Shards they once bore br b The Knights Radiant must stand again b br br Roshar is a world of stone swept by tempests that shape ecology and civilization Animals and plants retract cities are built in shelter In centuries since ten orders of Knights fell their Shardblade swords and Shardplate armor still transform men into near invincible warriors Wars are fought for them and won by them br br In one such war on the ruined Shattered Plains slave Kaladin struggles to save his men and fathom leaders who deem them expendable in senseless wars where ten armies fight separately against one foe br br Brightlord Dalinar Kholin commands one of those other armies Fascinated by the ancient text named i The Way of Kings i and troubled by visions of ancient times he doubts his sanity br br Across the ocean Shallan trains under eminent scholar and notorious heretic Dalinar s niece Jasnah Though Shallan genuinely loves learning she plans a daring theft Her research hints at secrets of the Knights Radiant and the true cause of the war
Vin the street urchin who has grown into the most powerful Mistborn in the land and Elend Venture the idealistic young nobleman who loves her must build a healthy new society in the ashes of an empire Three separate armies attack As the siege tightens an ancient legend seems to offer a glimmer of hope But even if it really exists no one knows where to find the Well of Ascension or what manner of power it bestows
Tricked into releasing the evil spirit Ruin while attempting to close the Well of Ascension new emperor Elend Venture and his wife the assassin Vin are now hard pressed to save the world
Elantris was the capital of Arelon gigantic beautiful literally radiant filled with benevolent beings who used their powerful magical abilities for the benefit of all Yet each of these demigods was once an ordinary person until touched by the mysterious transforming power of the Shaod Ten years ago without warning the magic failed Elantrians became wizened leper like powerless creatures and Elantris itself dark filthy and crumbling br br Arelon s new capital Kae crouches in the shadow of Elantris Princess Sarene of Teod arrives for a marriage of state with Crown Prince Raoden hoping based on their correspondence to also find love She finds instead that Raoden has died and she is considered his widow Both Teod and Arelon are under threat as the last remaining holdouts against the imperial ambitions of the ruthless religious fanatics of Fjordell So Sarene decides to use her new status to counter the machinations of Hrathen a Fjordell high priest who has come to Kae to convert Arelon and claim it for his emperor and his god br br But neither Sarene nor Hrathen suspect the truth about Prince Raoden Stricken by the same curse that ruined Elantris Raoden was secretly exiled by his father to the dark city His struggle to help the wretches trapped there begins a series of events that will bring hope to Arelon and perhaps reveal the secret of Elantris itself br br A rare epic fantasy that doesn t recycle the classics and that is a complete and satisfying story in one volume Elantris is fleet and fun full of surprises and characters to care about It s also the wonderful debut of a welcome new star in the constellation of fantasy
b From New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson Words of Radiance Book Two of the Stormlight Archive continues the immersive fantasy epic that The Way of Kings began b br br Expected by his enemies to die the miserable death of a military slave Kaladin survived to be given command of the royal bodyguards a controversial first for a low status darkeyes Now he must protect the king and Dalinar from every common peril as well as the distinctly uncommon threat of the Assassin all while secretly struggling to master remarkable new powers that are somehow linked to his honorspren Syl br br The Assassin Szeth is active again murdering rulers all over the world of Roshar using his baffling powers to thwart every bodyguard and elude all pursuers Among his prime targets is Highprince Dalinar widely considered the power behind the Alethi throne His leading role in the war would seem reason enough but the Assassin s master has much deeper motives br br Brilliant but troubled Shallan strives along a parallel path Despite being broken in ways she refuses to acknowledge she bears a terrible burden to somehow prevent the return of the legendary Voidbringers and the civilization ending Desolation that will follow The secrets she needs can be found at the Shattered Plains but just arriving there proves more difficult than she could have imagined br br Meanwhile at the heart of the Shattered Plains the Parshendi are making an epochal decision Hard pressed by years of Alethi attacks their numbers ever shrinking they are convinced by their war leader Eshonai to risk everything on a desperate gamble with the very supernatural forces they once fled The possible consequences for Parshendi and humans alike indeed for Roshar itself are as dangerous as they are incalculable
Ten years ago Calamity came It was a burst in the sky that gave ordinary men and women extraordinary powers The awed public started calling them Epics But Epics are no friend of man With incredible gifts came the desire to rule And to rule man you must crush his will br br Nobody fights the Epics nobody but the Reckoners A shadowy group of ordinary humans they spend their lives studying Epics finding their weaknesses and then assassinating them br br And David wants in He wants Steelheart the Epic who is said to be invincible The Epic who killed David s father For years like the Reckoners David s been studying and planning and he has something they need Not an object but an experience br br He s seen Steelheart bleed And he wants revenge
Centuries after the Mistborn trilogy Scadrial is on the verge of modernity railroads electric street lights and skyscrapers Waxillium Ladrian can Push on metals with his Allomancy and use Feruchemy to become lighter or heavier at will After years in the dusty Roughs in the city of Elendel the new head of a noble house may need to keep his guns
After bursting onto the fantasy scene with his acclaimed debut novel i Elantris i and following up with his blockbuster Mistborn trilogy Brandon Sanderson proves again that he is today s leading master of what Tolkien called secondary creation the invention of whole worlds complete with magics and myths all their own br br i Warbreaker i is the story of two sisters who happen to be princesses the God King one of them has to marry the lesser god who doesn t like his job and the immortal who s still trying to undo the mistakes he made hundreds of years ago br br Their world is one in which those who die in glory return as gods to live confined to a pantheon in Hallandren s capital city and where a power known as BioChromatic magic is based on an essence known as i breath i that can only be collected one unit at a time from individual people br br By using i breath i and drawing upon the color in everyday objects all manner of miracles and mischief can be accomplished It will take considerable quantities of each to resolve all the challenges facing Vivenna and Siri princesses of Idris Susebron the God King Lightsong reluctant god of bravery and mysterious Vasher the Warbreaker
Babylon Restored formerly Manhattan may give David answers Ruled by the mysterious High Epic Regalia David is sure Babylon Restored will lead him to what he needs to find And while entering another city oppressed by a High Epic despot is a gamble David s willing to risk it Because killing Steelheart left a hole in David s heart A hole where his thirst for vengeance once lived Somehow he filled that hole with another Epic Firefight And he s willing to go on a quest darker and more dangerous even than the fight against Steelheart to find her and to get his answers