Magic as you have never seen it before from the international bestseller.
WARBREAKER is the story of two sisters, who happen to be princesses, the God King one of them has to marry, a lesser god and an immortal trying to undo the mistakes he made hundreds of years ago.
Theirs is a world in which those who die in glory return as gods to live confined to a pantheon in Hallandren's capital city. A world transformed by BioChromatic magic, a power based on an essence known as breath. Using magic is arduous: breath can only be collected one unit at a time from individual people.
But the rewards are great: by using breath and drawing upon the color in everyday objects, all manner of miracles and mischief can be performed.
Brandon Sanderson proves again that he is a master of what Tolkien called 'secondary creation,' the invention of whole worlds, complete with magics and myths all their own.
About The Author
Brandon Sanderson was born in Nebraska in 1975. Since then he has written the Mistborn series, amongst others, become a New York Times bestselling author and been hailed as the natural successor to Robert Jordan. He lives in Utah.
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Comments about Warbreaker:
Love this writers original story lines.Gods who lounge around and cannot heal except at great sacrafic
Brandon Sanderson is a rising star -- Guy Haley SFX MAGAZINE Brandon Sanderson is a master world builder. -- Linda Bloduedd BOOK GIRL OF MUR-Y-CASTELL Blog
Number Of Pages: 672
Published: 14th February 2012
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 13.0 x 3.9
Weight (kg): 0.49
Edition Number: 1