Elantris was built on magic and it thrived. But then the magic began to fade and Elantris began to rot. And now its shattered citizens face domination by a powerful Imperium motivated by dogged religious views. Can a young Princess unite the people of Elantris, rediscover the lost magic and lead... show more
Elantris was built on magic and it thrived. But then the magic began to fade and Elantris began to rot. And now its shattered citizens face domination by a powerful Imperium motivated by dogged religious views. Can a young Princess unite the people of Elantris, rediscover the lost magic and lead a rebellion against the imperial zealots? Brandon Sanderson's debut fantasy showed his skill as a storyteller and an imaginer of baroque magical systems to be fully developed from the start.
Publish date: August 11th 2011
Pages no: 657
Edition language: English
Series: Elantris (#1)
This is definitely my least favorite book by Brandon Sanderson. I'm probably not going to read any of the others in the series, nor recommend this to anybody. I will stick with the Stormlight Archive instead.The premise was very interesting and the story was engaging enough to keep me interested, so...
Byłam ciekawa: czym jest Elantris, kim są Elantrianie, kim byli i dlaczego ich status się tak odmienił. I się dowiedziałam, iż posiadali moce, aż pewno dnia je stracili. Od tej chwili każdy Elantrianin czuł nieustający ból. Ból, który się nie kończy. "Znalazłem cel", przeczytał. "Przedtem żyłem, lec...
Elantris -- Brandon Sanderson Book 1 of Elantris **Elantris is also part of The Cosmere universe where a select few of Brandon Sanderson's high fantasies take place. All of these books may not be interconnected, story-wise, but they all share a single creation myth and cosmology. (source: Goodread...
This man seems to be able to do no wrong with me. I can't even explain why I love everything he has written so much, but I think I am fangirling over him at this point. This was a beautiful book. It had a kind of power that I can't really explain. The characters were not all good or all bad, ther...
Nooo, to jest to, co Face-of-booki lubią najbardziej! A przynajmniej jedna z tych rzeczy:) Brandon Sanderson zaskakuje nas w swoim debiucie świeżością spojrzenia na magiczny świat, połączoną z tak lubianą przeze mnie spektakularnością wydarzeń i losów bohaterów. Koncept upadłego miasta, którego mi...
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