Vin reached her hand carefully into her belt pouch and pulled out one of the many coins that sat within, muffled by cloth batting. But, if his plan is to succeed, he will also need the help of an unlikely ally—a young street urchin who does not yet know the power she wields. The second army is led by Ashweather Cett, one of the many who have declared themselves as Kings of the various provinces. His name shall be Discord, yet they shall love him for it. I craved it like chocolate, and not being able to read was hard to deal with. I've seen an enormous number of opinions about Sanderson's books on the fantasy forums I hang out on, the great majority favourable.
Immediately, a group of translucent blue lines sprang up around her. The mists continued to spin. He also proves to Vin that she won't always be abandoned. Location: Convention Stage — Exhibit Hall 1831 With: Brandon Sanderson, Michael Haspil, M. I think my love of this set up really began with , which I read as a small child. I'm just going to point out all the things that made this a great read for me - but I'm not going to go into too much detail.
Almost everyone has a dark and painful past, and everyone has a part to play. And I can handle that stuff, having been weaned on Tolkien and everything that came after, but I found Sanderson's decision to move away from that convention refreshing. I appreciated it much more the second time around. It's a unique and interesting blend. Kelisar is a full Mistborn who takes under his wing Vin who he instantly recognises as a fellow Mistborn. All hope was placed upon a final, daring strike towards the fabled Well of Ascension. Sullivan Books in Series: 3 Goodreads Rating: 4.
More dense than a simple fog and more constant than any normal weather pattern, they churned and flowed, making rivulets around her. Hope that dares to dream of ending the empire and even the Lord Ruler himself. You can bet I'm going to the bookstore tomorrow buy every book Brandon Sanderson wrote because damn this book was amazing. You need the world set up and explanation for how things work for the reader to understand it for later on but I think Sanderson could just as well have added it a little bit later when it actually became relevant to the story. Now I'm answering my own questions in a review. I kept stalling on reading this because so many people told me I'd love it. He will be their savior, yet they shall call him heretic.
So you might wonder why I chose to give it five. The second detail was the letter Kelsier left behind for Vin to read. He and his koloss army are the third to lay siege to Luthadel. If anything, Brandon Sanderson certainly knows how to write alarmingly cool books. We were able to bou Allomancy. Everything was so detailed and real.
This was an excellent high fantasy novel. Re-reads are a tough decision. During the day, Luthadel was cramped and confining despite its size. I don't really have much else to say, as I've jumped on the bandwagon late in the game, so I thought I would close with my favorite spoiler-free quotes that I marked along the way. You ignore the great views outside the car.
The characters were unbelievable and the plot was so thrilling and gripping the entire way through. The nations and armies of the world were united beneath his banner in an effort to challenge the Deepness, the mysterious force of darkness threatening to engulf the world. This book is mostly centered on two nonconventional heroes; the first being Kelsier, who is the hero every world needs. Opportunity arose, and I was able to read this along with two other Goodreads friends, which made for a much more exciting experience than if I had gone it alone. I just question that, is all.
I have tears in my eyes. I actually want to start rereading it right now. Sanderson is a good writer, not a great one. About the Author: Brandon Sanderson grew up in Lincoln, Nebraska. I could say more, but I liked that I went into it without knowing anything.