Most widely held works by Brandon Sanderson
The gathering storm by Robert Jordan ( Book )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,071 libraries worldwide
Rand al'Thor, the Dragon Reborn, struggles to unite a fractured network of kingdoms and alliances in preparation for the Last Battle. Meanwhile, Egwene al'Vere, the Amyrlin Seat of the rebel Aes Sedai, is being held captive by the White Tower. Knowing the Seanchan attack is imminent, she fights to hold the Aes Sedai together in an epic contest that will prove the mettle of her followers and will decide the future of the White Tower---and possibly the world itself. The first of three novels that will make up "A Memory of Light" and mark the conclusion of the Wheel of Time.
Alcatraz versus the evil Librarians by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,873 libraries worldwide
On his thirteenth birthday, foster child Alcatraz Smedry receives a bag of sand which is immediately stolen by the evil Librarians who are trying to take over the world, and Alcatraz is introduced to his grandfather and his own special talent, and told that he must use it to save civilization.
Towers of midnight by Robert Jordan ( Book )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,826 libraries worldwide
As the seals on the Dark One's prison crumble and the armies of the Shadow boil out of the Blight, Perrin Aybara, hunted by specters from his past, must seek answers in "Tel'aran'rhiod" and find a way to master the wolf within him--or lose himself to it forever. Meanwhile, Matrim Cauthon prepares for the most difficult challenge of his life ... as The Tower of Ghenjei awaits.
The way of kings by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,327 libraries worldwide
A new epic series by the best-selling writer of Robert Jordan's final Wheel of Time novels introduces the world of Roshar through the experiences of a war-weary royal compelled by visions, a highborn youth condemned to military slavery and a woman who would save her impoverished house.
Warbreaker by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
By using "breath" 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.
Elantris by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
Arriving in the kingdom of Arelon to enter a marriage of state, princess Sarene discovers that her intended has died and that she is considered his widow, leaving her a lone force against the imperial ambitions of a religious fanatic.
The hero of ages by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 952 libraries worldwide
To end the Final Empire and restore freedom, Vin killed the Lord Ruler. But as a result, the Deepness--the lethal form of the ubiquitous mists--is back, along with increasingly heavy ashfalls and ever more powerful earthquakes. Humanity appears to be doomed unless Emperor Elend Venture can find clues left behind by the Lord Ruler that will allow him to save the world.
The well of ascension by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 940 libraries worldwide
Charged with the task of rebuilding the world after the defeat of the brutal Lord Ruler, former street urchin Vin finds herself worshipped for her Mistborn powers and worries about the strange behavior of the mists since the death of the Lord Ruler.
Mistborn : the final empire by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 911 libraries worldwide
Experiencing an epiphany within the most daunting prison of the monstrous Lord Ruler, half-Skaa Kelsier finds himself taking on the powers of a Mistborn, and teams up with ragged orphan Vin in a desperate plot to save their world.
Alcatraz versus the Scrivener's Bones by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Alcatraz Smedry and his companions seek Al's father and grandfather in the Great Library of Alexandria, where they face undead, soul-stealing wraiths called the Curators of Alexandria, and one of the Scrivener's Bones, a part-human, part-machine mercenary.
Alcatraz versus the Knights of Crystallia by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
When Alcatraz and Grandpa Smedry make a pilgrimage to the Free Kingdom city of Crystallia, they are shocked to find the city under seige by the Evil Librarians--led by Alcatraz's own mother.
Alcatraz versus the Shattered Lens by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
When a hero is needed to save the doomed kingdom of Mokia from the evil Librarians, thirteen-year-old Alcatraz Smedry, whose family talents include getting lost and breaking things, answers the call.
The final empire by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
For a thousand years the Lord Ruler reigned with absolute power and ultimate terror, divinely invincible. Then, when hope was so long lost that not even its memory remained, a terribly scarred, heart-broken half-Skaa rediscovered it in the depths of the Lord Ruler's most hellish prison. Kelsier "snapped" and found in himself the powers of a Mistborn. A brilliant thief and natural leader, he turned his talents to the ultimate caper, with the Lord Ruler himself as the mark.
Warbreaker. Part 1 by Brandon Sanderson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Warbreaker 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.
Elantris. Part 2 by Brandon Sanderson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Much to the dismay of its immortal inhabitants and the many mortals who wished to enter its gates, the beautiful city of the gods, Elantris, fell ten years ago. Now, in the second installment of the Elantris trilogy, listeners experience the aftermath of the magical, glorious metropolis' demise. (Part 2 of 3)
The alloy of law : a Mistborn novel by Brandon Sanderson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
"Three hundred years after the events of the Mistborn trilogy, Scadrial is on the verge of modernity, with railroads to supplement the canals, electric lighting in the streets and the homes of the wealthy, and the first steel-framed skyscrapers racing for the clouds. Kelsier, Vin, Elend, Sazed, Spook, and the rest are now part of history--or religion.Yet even as science and technology are reaching new heights, the old magics of Allomancy and Feruchemy continue to play a role in this reborn world. Out in thefrontier lands known as the Roughs, they are crucial tools for the brave men and women attempting to establish order and justice. One such is Waxillium Ladrian, a rare Twinborn who can Push on metals with hisAllomancy and use Feruchemy to become lighter or heavier at will. After twenty years in the Roughs, Wax has been forced by family tragedy to return to the metropolis of Elendel. Now he must reluctantly put away his guns and assume the duties and dignity incumbent upon the head of a noble house. Or so he thinks, until he learns the hard way that the mansions and elegant tree-lined streets of the city can be even more dangerous than the dusty plains of the Roughs. "--
Elantris. Part 1 by Brandon Sanderson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
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. (Part 1 of 3).
Elantris. Part 3 by Brandon Sanderson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Much to the dismay of its immortal inhabitants and the many mortals who wished to enter its gates, the beautiful city of the gods, Elantris, fell ten years ago. Now, in the third installment of the Elantris trilogy, listeners experience the aftermath of the magical, glorious metropolis' demise and witness the conclusion of this thrilling three-part story. (Part 3 of 3)
Warbreaker. Part 2 by Brandon Sanderson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
By using breath 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.
Warbreaker. Part 3 by Brandon Sanderson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Warbreaker 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 the capital city, and where human breath is collected for the manufacturing of magic.
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