Elantris by Brandon Sanderson

Elantris by Brandon Sanderson

Synopsis: Sarene, princess of Teod, sails to Arelon to marry their prince, only to find out upon her arrival that he has mysteriously died. Raoden, crown prince of Arelon, wakes up one morning covered the Sheod's signature black patches of skin and gets thrown in to Elantris. Once a grand city of magic, Elantris now houses the people affected by the Sheod after magic disappeared ten years previously. Hrathen, a high priest of the Shu-Dereth religion has entered Arelon in order to convert the nation and get them to join the Fjordell Empire.

The Alloy of Law and Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson

The Alloy of Law and Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson

Synopsis: 300 years after the end of the original Mistborn trilogy, most of the characters have faded into the stuff of legend. The world of Scadrial has become much more modern, with railroads, guns, and the beginnings of electricity and automobiles. After living in the Roughs for 20 years as a lawman, Waxillium Ladrian must [...]

Review: The Final Empire

Review: The Final Empire

Synopsis: In the world of The Final Empire, the Dark Lord won. For a thousand years, the common people have been oppressed, beaten down, and degraded by the immortal Lord Ruler's reign. Kelseir, a Mistborn who can use all eight metals of Allomancy, gets streeturchin Vin to join his thieving crew on their latest mission - take down the Final Empire and the Lord Ruler.

Review: Skyward

Review: Skyward

Synopsis: Set on a planet where the sky is blocked by space trash and aliens attack, Spensa dreams of being a pilot. However, her father was branded as a coward, which makes the already difficult task of being a pilot even harder. Along her journey, she meets new friends and learns some hard and unexpected truths about her father and the planet they inhabit.