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Brandon Sanderson


Brandon Sanderson

Brandon Sanderson is the bestselling author of books including WARBREAKER, ELANTRIS, THE WAY OF KINGS and The Mistborn Trilogy --- MISTBORN, THE WELL OF ASCENSION and THE HERO OF AGES. He has also written ALCATRAZ VERSUS THE EVIL LIBRARIANS, a book for middle-grade readers, and has completed the final books in Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time® series --- THE GATHERING STORM, TOWERS OF MIDNIGHT and A MEMORY OF LIGHT --- based on Jordan’s notes and material. Sanderson teaches writing at Brigham Young University. He lives in Utah.

Brandon Sanderson

Books by Brandon Sanderson

by Brandon Sanderson - Magic, Adventure, Fantasy, Fiction

The Bands of Mourning are the mythical metalminds owned by the Lord Ruler, said to grant anyone who wears them the powers that the Lord Ruler had at his command. Waxillium Ladrian is recruited  by a kandra researcher to travel south to the city of New Seran to investigate. Along the way he discovers hints that point to the true goals of his uncle Edwarn and the shadowy organization known as The Set.

by Brandon Sanderson - Fantasy, Fiction, Science Fiction

SHADOWS OF SELF shows Mistborn's society evolving as technology and magic mix, the economy grows, democracy contends with corruption, and religion becomes a growing cultural force, with four faiths competing for converts. This bustling, optimistic, but still shaky society now faces its first instance of terrorism, crimes intended to stir up labor strife and religious conflict. Wax and Wayne, assisted by the lovely, brilliant Marasi, must unravel the conspiracy before civil strife stops Scadrial's progress in its tracks.

by Brandon Sanderson - Adventure, Fantasy, Fiction

Six years ago, the Assassin in White killed the Alethi king, and now he's murdering rulers all over Roshar; among his prime targets is Highprince Dalinar. Kaladin is in command of the royal bodyguards, a controversial post for his low status, and must protect the king and Dalinar, while secretly mastering remarkable new powers linked to his honorspren, Syl. Shallan bears the burden of preventing the return of the Voidbringers and the civilization-ending Desolation that follows.

by Brandon Sanderson - Adventure, Dystopian, Fiction

Ten years ago, Calamity came. It was a burst in the sky that gave ordinary men and women extraordinary powers. But with incredible gifts came the desire to rule. Nobody fights these Epics but the Reckoners. A shadowy group of ordinary humans, they study Epics, find their weaknesses, and then assassinate them. And David wants in. He wants Steelheart, the Epic who killed his father.

by Brandon Sanderson - Fantasy, Fiction, Science Fiction, Young Adult 12+

More than anything, Joel wants to be a Rithmatist, a person who has the power to infuse life into two-dimensional figures known as Chalklings. But as the son of a lowly chalkmaker, he can only watch. When students start disappearing, Joel and his friend Melody are assigned to help the professor investigating the crimes. They find themselves on the trail of an unexpected discovery, one that will change Rithmatics --- and their world --- forever.

by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson - Fantasy, Fiction

When Robert Jordan died in 2007, it was feared that the concluding scenes of his The Wheel of Time series would never be written. But working from notes and partials left by Jordan, established fantasy writer Brandon Sanderson stepped in to complete the masterwork. Following THE GATHERING STORM and TOWERS OF MIDNIGHT, Sanderson now recreates the vision that Jordan left behind.

by Brandon Sanderson - Fantasy, Fiction

Fresh from the success of THE WAY OF KINGS, Brandon Sanderson, best known for completing Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time®, takes a break to return to the world of the bestselling Mistborn series.

written by Brandon Sanderson, read by Michael Kramer - Adventure, Fantasy, Fiction

The conclusion of Brandon Sanderson's Mistborn trilogy fulfills all the promise of the first two books. Revelations abound, connections rooted in early chapters of the series click into place, and surprises, as satisfying as they are stunning, blossom like fireworks to dazzle and delight. It all leads up to a finale unmatched for originality and audacity that will leave readers rubbing their eyes in wonder, as if awaking from an amazing dream.