Tag Archives: Brandon Sanderson

Edgedancer, and the Antics of an Irreverent Urchin as She Takes on a Demigod

Genre: Epic fantasy Synopsis: Lift is a kid with Surgebinder powers, a companion spren who’d really rather be gardening, and a talent for utter wackiness. She’d prefer getting on with her urchin lifestyle, but the demigod wandering around killing people … Continue reading

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Roundup: Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell and Critical Role x Kinda Funny: Dungeons & Dragons

Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell Genre: Fantasy Synopsis: Innkeeper Silence maintains her business in the Forests, where shades and lawbreakers roam. So far, she’d managed to retain independence for herself and her daughters by supplementing her income … Continue reading

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The Stormlight Archives Redux, As the Series is Two Books In

As we’re in the middle of the holiday season, this is a good time for a more rambling post. Earlier this year, I read Brandon Sanderson’s The Way of Kings and Words of Radiance, the first two installments in The … Continue reading

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Mistborn: The Well of Ascension, and Picking Up the Pieces After the Revolution

Genre: Epic Fantasy Synopsis: Former urchin Vin, under the tutelage of a talented Mistborn and partnered with a crew of specialists, played a vital role in the fall of the God-Emperor, though it hadn’t come without a cost. Now, someone has … Continue reading

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The Words of Radiance, Featuring the Wild Card of the Stormlight Archives

Genre: Epic Fantasy Synopsis: As some cataclysmic event most don’t even know the nature of threatens, powers long lost to legend are making it back into this world. Among the wielders are Shallan, a young scholar with a surprising talent … Continue reading

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The Way of Kings, Captivating Epic Fantasy with Endearing Characters

Genre: Epic Fantasy Synopsis: A tenuous apocalyptic event is on the horizon, but few people have any hint that it’s even coming. As events slowly begin to unfold for the worse, Kaladin, a young soldier who’s lost too much, struggles … Continue reading

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