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The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson

The Final Empire

RATING: 🌕🌕🌕🌖🌑

Published: March 30, 2010 (First published July 17, 2006)

Publisher: Gollancz

Format: Audiobook & e-Book

Pages: 672

 

 


“Anyone can believe in someone, or something, that always succeeds, Mistress. But failure… ah, now, that is hard to belive in, certainly and truly.”

Synopsis:

A thousand years ago evil came to the land and has ruled with an iron hand ever since. The sun shines fitfully under clouds of ash that float down endlessly from the constant eruption of volcanoes. A dark lord rules through the aristocratic families and ordinary folk are condemned to lives in servitude, sold as goods, laboring in the ash fields.

But now a troublemaker has arrived and there is rumor of revolt. A revolt that depends on criminal that no-one can trust and a young girl who must master Allomancy – the magic that lies in all metals.

 

 

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Elantris by Brandon Sanderson

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RATING: 🌕🌕🌕🌕🌕

Published: August 11, 2011 (First published May 01, 2005)

Publisher: Gollancz

Format: e-Book

Pages: 657

 

 


“… most supposed  miracles were either natural or the result of human intervention.”

SYNOPSIS:

Elantris was built on magic and it thrived. But then the magic began to fade and Elantris began to rot. And now its shattered citizens face domination by a powerful Imperium motivated by dogged religious views.

Can a young Princess unite the people of Elantris, rediscover the lost magic and lead a rebellion against the imperial zealots?

Brandon Sanderson’s debut fantasy showed his skill as a storyteller and an imaginer of baroque magical systems to be fully developed from the start.

 

 

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WWW Wednesday – 03042020

Happy first Wednesday of the month my friends! The days are surely passing by so fast. And I am quite proud of myself for reading these many books in the start of the year. I just wished that I will continue to read like that for the whole year.

Always thankful to Sam @samannelizabeth for hosting this.

If you want to join, all you have to do is answer these questions:

1. What are you currently reading?

2. What did you recently finish reading?

3. What do you think you’ll read next?

So without further ado, let’s get into the books that I am quite excited to talk about.

 

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Cosmerealong (Cosmereverse Readalong)

Hello friends! I am here to share with you the COSMEREALONG if any wants to join. I have never read a Brandon Sanderson book and I am always intrigued as to where I will start. But then I stumbled upon this readathon through Caz of LittleBookOwl in YouTube and of course I am joining. I’ll be linking the video down below for further reference.

But now, let me tell you the timeline of the readathon. So without further ado, let’s get into the books!

 

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