Tagged with Brandon Sanderson

Wrap-Up: May

Wrap-Up: May

Fiction: 6 Non-fiction: 0 Short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 6 Page count: 2 281 3 Favourite Covers: Skyward White Rose An Affair of Poisons 3 Favourite Books: Skyward White Rose Red, White & Royal Blue 3 Favourite Characters : Spensa (Skyward) M-Bot (Skyward) Jorgen (Skyward) 3 Favourite Relationships (Romantic): Spin & Jerkface (Skyward) … Continue reading

Book Haul: For the First Time in Forever

Book Haul: For the First Time in Forever

Is one book haul every seven or so months my new standard? Seems like it. But let’s not focus on such little details. Here, look! Pretty books! The Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson My collection is complete at last! I now have all three books in the Mistborn trilogy in my possession. *Evil laughter* … Continue reading

A Book Haul Long Overdue

A Book Haul Long Overdue

It’s been a while since my last book haul (almost seven months to be more precise), and a few things have happened since then. I’ve moved to a new apartment for example, and — perhaps somewhat more important in the context of this post — I’ve bought nine new (beautiful) books! My bookshelf has never looked prettier. … Continue reading

Books & Music #1

Books & Music #1

So, I’ve seen different versions of this thing around for a while now, and since I really enjoy watching those videos/reading those posts (oh, and the fact that books and music are two of my favourite things), I wanted to  try it myself. :) It’s all pretty nice and simple, really. I have chosen a couple … Continue reading

Reading Update: November

Reading Update: November

Novels: 7 Novellas/short stories: 1 (or 4 depending on how you look at it) Total: 3110 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 1 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 2 3 Favourite Covers: The Night Circus The Hero of Ages The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer 3 Favourite Books: The Hero of Ages Okay for Now The Night Circus 3 Favourite Characters : Doug … Continue reading

Reading Update: September

Reading Update: September

Novels: 10 Novellas/short stories: 0 Total: 3308 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 1 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 2 3 Favourite Covers: The Well of Ascension The Pirate’s Wish The Unbound 3 Favourite Books: The Well of Ascension Openly Straight The Unbound 3 Favourite Characters: Vin (Mistborn) Cassie (The 5th Wave) Oreseur (Mistborn) 3 Favourite Relationships (Romantic or not): Vin … Continue reading

Reading Update: January

Reading Update: January

I don’t know if you can tell, but January has been one great reading month for me. ;) Since the new term in school has only just begun, I haven’t had that much homework or tests yet (though, all hell will break loose in February…) = I have had lots of time to spend on … Continue reading

Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day

“The right belief is like a good cloak, I think. If it fits you well, it keeps you warm and safe. The wrong fit, however, can suffocate.” – Brandon Sanderson (The Final Empire)

Review: The Final Empire (Mistborn)

Review: The Final Empire (Mistborn)

Title: The Final Empire Author: Brandon Sanderson Published: July 17th 2006 Pages: 647 (Paperback) Series: Mistborn #1 Synopsis from Goodreads: A thousand years ago evil came to the land. A dark lord rules through the aristocratic families and ordinary folk labor as slaves in volcanic ash fields. A troublemaker arrives. A rumored revolt depends on … Continue reading