The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson

Joel has dreamed of being a Rithmatist, from studying theories to reading about old duels, but he unfortunately doesn't have the Rithmatic powers of being able to bring chalk to life. When students suddenly start disappearing from his school, he must team up with a Rithmatics professor and Rithmatic student, Melody, in order to figure out who is kidnapping his classmates.

Words of Radiance (The Stormlight Archive #2) by Brandon Sanderson

Synopsis: The Assassin in White has returned and the Parshendi make their final stand in the war. Kaladin, now a captain of the guard, must protect the royal family, while Dalinar tries to figure out how to keep his people protected. Shallan travels to the Shattered Plains, but her trip goes awry.

The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive #1) by Brandon Sanderson

Where do I even start with a book this size? I considered breaking this up into multiple posts, but I wouldn't even know how to break it up. I went into this book used to Brandon's writing, so I tabbed a lot of things (look at the picture about) that I thought I would need to remember later on. I don't know if this necessarily help me in the future but I think it made me think more critically about what was happening.