Mistborn Monday: Guest Blog Post w/ Ericzor

Surprise!  Last week we wrapped up the reviews of each individual Mistborn installment (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6), and I presumed that was the temporary conclusion of the Mistborn Monday mini-event.  Then I talked to a close friend of mine about sharing his thoughts on the great series.  Eric is my adult fantasy reading buddy, over the last couple years we have shared…

Mistborn: Bands of Mourning by Brandon Sanderson

We have made it!  Week seven of Mistborn Mondays.  Breaking down each book we started in the original trilogy with Final Empire, Well of Ascension, and Hero of Ages; jumped timelines into Alloy of Law; and last week we made started the next trilogy with Shadows of Self.  With no more books scheduled until 2018, we wrap up our reviews with Mistborn: Bands of…

Mistborn: Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson

Week six of Mistborn Monday already!  Time flies when you’re having bloggish fun.  The sweet introduction to Mistborn Monday was so long ago, followed by the reviews of the first, second, and third books of the original trilogy.  Today we look at Shadows of Self, which is technically the follow up to Alloy of Law, but is the first book of the next trilogy.  The…

Mistborn: Alloy of Law by Brandon Sanderson

Welcome back to the Mistborn Monday event, we have already had a look at books 1, 2 and 3.  This week we review The Alloy of Law, a pivotal piece to the series, or alternatively, a great stand alone.  The magic and world are freshly introduced, there is no loss or confusion for new readers, while the characters are all…

Mistborn: The Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson

  It is week 4 of Mistborn Monday.  Looking at The Hero of Ages, the finale of the first trilogy in the series.  You can catch up on Mistborn Monday here, check out The Final Empire, and The Well of Ascension reviews.  Again, this series gets bigger as more secrets are revealed, so if you have not read the…

White Sand by Brandon Sanderson Volume 1

This week was the release of Brandon Sanderson’s first graphic novel, book one of White Sand.  The appeal of this book for Sanderson fans is the prominent connection to the Cosmere.  Which is the shared universe that features all of Mr. Sanderson’s adult fiction.  I have talked about the Cosmere a few times with my…

Mistborn: The Well of Ascension by Brandon Sanderson

It is the third week of Mistborn Mondays, this week we are going to take a look at the second book, Well of Ascension.  If you missed last weeks feature Final Empire or the introduction to the world and magic you may want to catch up.  Also if you have not read the Mistborn series,…

Cover Release: Arcanum Unbounded

The cover has been released for Arcanum Unbounded by Brandon Sanderson.  This book will be released in November of 2016.  Consisting of a collection of novellas that surround the Cosmere.  Nine stories in total- “The Hope of Elantris” (Elantris) “The Eleventh Metal” (Mistborn) “The Emperor’s Soul” (Elantris) “Allomancer Jak and the Pits of Eltania, Episodes…

Mistborn: The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson

Welcome to week 2 of Mistborn Mondays, to catch up I recommend checking out last weeks post where I discuss the premise of the series and a bit about the magic system.  If you are looking to get into fantasy, the next step in fantasy, or just a good read, this is where to start. …

Mistborn Monday

Welcome to the Mistborn Monday Mini-event.  Over the next 7 weeks I will be looking at each installment of the Mistborn series, thus far.  Mistborn is the brain child of fantasy master Brandon Sanderson.  Built as a chronology, the series follows this imaginative world through its history.  From the original trilogy based on the middle…

Warbreaker by Brandon Sanderson

This book sat on my tbr shelf far too long. The stand alone fantasy is also an essential piece of Brandon Sandersons mass series of the Cosmere.  Never failing to provide an entertaining story, Warbreaker fits right in with the Cosmere collection. Warbreaker is the story of two princesses who have the weight of an…