#1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson’s epic Mistborn Trilogy begins.Once, a hero rose to save the world. He failed.For a thousand years since, the world has been a wasteland of ash and mist ruled by the immortal emperor known as the Lord Ruler. Every revolt has failed... show more
#1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson’s epic Mistborn Trilogy begins.Once, a hero rose to save the world. He failed.For a thousand years since, the world has been a wasteland of ash and mist ruled by the immortal emperor known as the Lord Ruler. Every revolt has failed miserably.Yet somehow, hope survives. Hope that dares to dream of ending the empire and defeating the Lord Ruler. A new kind of uprising is being planned—one that depends on the cunning of a brilliant criminal mastermind and the determination of an unlikely heroine: a teenage street urchin named Vin.Once, a hero rose to save the world and failed. This time, can a young heroine succeed?
Publish date: May 13th 2014
Publisher: Tor Teen
Pages no: 672
Edition language: English
Series: Mistborn (#1)
The Final Empire follows a girl named Vin, an orphan street urchin who discovers she has the powers of a Mistborn, and Kelsier, a Mistborn half-skaa who wants to overthrow the Lord Ruler.I read this over the span of two days, faster than I usually do, probably because it's pretty fast-paced and it h...
I apparently hadn't read all of this book the first time round like i had originally thought, so the ending was a nice little surprise.....well mostly. Overall I still loved the book (how could I not love something created by Brandon Sanderson!?!) though I still have mixed feelings about Vin's chara...
Brandon Sanderson begann bereits während seines Studiums ernsthaft an seiner Karriere zu feilen. Mit bewundernswerter Ausdauer schrieb er Roman um Roman, schickte sie an Verlage und sammelte Absagen, bis er 2003 endlich akzeptiert wurde. Es folgte ein kometenhafter Aufstieg, der ihn in den Olymp der...
This book kept me up until almost 5 am because I just had to finish it. Not only was it unique, it kept me guessing right up until the very end, which so few books have done, and the characters were phenomenal. A thousand years ago the hero that was prophesied to save the world, failed. The Lord...
Triggered by a status update I made a few hours ago, although I meander around the topic significantly here, looking over this in retrospect. I've written like 3 different reviews in the past and torn them all down. Does anyone else get that experience? Sometimes you read a book, you write a revie...