☆ Shadows of Self (Mistborn, #5) PDF / Epub ✩ Author Brandon Sanderson – Rvtrek.info

4.75 JUST HOLD THE FUCK UP THAT ENDING H HOW Leave it to Sanderson to come out of the left field and soccer punch you right in the brain That s right, you COULD get soccer punched in the brain It s a risk one has to take when picking up his book.Honestly, I m very hesitant to say anything so as not to run the risk of spoiling too much as his renown lies in his unexpected plot twists and intriguing as hell narrative turns But what I CAN say is that the narrative begins and ends with a ban 4.75 JUST HOLD THE FUCK UP THAT ENDING H HOW Leave it to Sanderson to come out of the left field and soccer punch you right in the brain That s right, you COULD get soccer punched in the brain It s a risk one has to take when picking up his book.Honestly These new mistborn books are essentially crime thrillers set in the same world a few hundred years later They work so well We have all the world building we re used to, and the glorious action, but we also have the tension and mystery created by hunting down an unknown assailant, an unknown foe The result isof Sanderson s excellence with a very cool twist Explosive plot Sanderson s writing is concise and quick Wax s story is easy to become engaged in He begins by following a series These new mistborn books are essentially crime thrillers set in the same world a few hundred years later They work so well We have all the world building we re used to, and the glorious action, but we also have the tension and mystery created by hunting down an unknown assailant, an unknown foe The result isof Sanderson s excellence with a very cool twist Explosive plot Sanderson s writing is concise and quick Wax s story is easy to become engaged in He begins by following a series of clues that lead him to the corpse of the apparent criminal But life is never that simple, murders are rarely that simple Things become slightlycomplex and murky Elements of the original trilogy are brought in Creatures that were supposedly mere legends are walking around killing people for undetermined reasons This results in a rather strang Actual Rating 4.5 StarsYa ll, my reviews for Mistborn are getting repetitive but in case you didn t already know I love this series with every chamber of my blackened heart.This new series feels like a love letter to fans who adored the original trilogy.There s so much here to love These books are purely additive to the original, they re existence only enhances your experience as a reader and a fan.I just can t even wrap my head around the idea that someone can have all of this magnificence ju Actual Rating 4.5 Super fast re read with some friends at Buddies Books and Baubles before Bands of Mourning Knowing the ending made certain parts of this book just heartbreaking I love that almost every BS book I reread I enjoy just as much if notthe second time through All the original Mistborn nostalgia was FAN FREAKING TASTIC 4.5 Faceless Immortal Stars The Fan Girl Part of My Review Deal with it he is like my FAVORITE fantasy author.but there will be a real review below this I am in AWE yet again t Super fast re read with some friends at Buddies Books and Baubles before Bands of Mourning Knowing the ending made certain parts of this book just heartbreaking I love that almost every BS book I reread I enjoy just as much if notthe second time through All the original Mistborn nostalgia was FAN FREAKING TASTIC 4.5 Faceless Immortal Stars The Fan Girl Part of My Review Deal with it he is like my FAVORITE fantasy author.but there will be a real review below this I am in AWE yet again that the same man who had currently undertaken the task of writing all the planned books in The Cosmere something like 36 books when complete, but currently 17 books strong, also wrote a superhero trilogy The Reckoners, something a little on the crazy side Shadows Of Self Shows Mistborn S Society Evolving As Technology And Magic Mix, The Economy Grows, Democracy Contends With Corruption, And Religion Becomes A Growing Cultural Force, With Four Faiths Competing For Converts.This Bustling, Optimistic, But Still Shaky Society Now Faces Its First Instance Of Terrorism, Crimes Intended To Stir Up Labor Strife And Religious Conflict Wax And Wayne, Assisted By The Lovely, Brilliant Marasi, Must Unravel The Conspiracy Before Civil Strife Stops Scadrial S Progress In Its Tracks Shadows Of Self Will Give Fans Of The Alloy Of Law Everything They Ve Been Hoping For And, This Being A Brandon Sanderson Book Much. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here 5 Faceless Immortal StarsI m not Harmony s hands, Wax whispered I m His swordfan girl mode activated Like seriously, smack my ass and call me sue, what DID I JUST READ OMG DYING HYPERVENTILATINGWarning this review contains mass amounts of fan girling, word vomit worship of Brandon Sanderson.Okay let s be real this book is seriously awesome I mean like the best shit ever I honestly can t believe how long it took me to read this book, 6 months to be exact How 5 Faceless Immortal StarsI m not Harmony s hands, Wax whispered I m His swordfan girl mode activated Like seriously, smack my ass and call me sue, what DID I JUST READ OMG DYING HYPERVENTILATINGWarning this review contains mass amounts of fan girling, word vomit worship of Brandon Sanderson.Okay let s be real this book is seriously awesome I mean like the best shit ever I honestly can t believe how long it took me to read this book, 6 months to be exact How Why What Well let me tell you I feel like after I read the Heroes of Ages I was in a Sanderson slump for a long time, that ending it killed me, it made me depressed in real life so I m very happy to be back enj Wow, this was underwhelming SAID NO ONE EVER Wtf was that Sanderson Did I hurt you in your past life or something Why are you doing this to me If Wayne died at the end thinking about his favorite hat, I m gonna cry like a mofo I need someone to love me like he loves his hats 4.5 5 StarsI mentioned before in my Alloy of Law review that any Mistborn fans should definitely continue with Mistborn era 1.5 despite the fact it doesn t have the epic fantasy strength and grand scope like before Well, I stand by my words and I continue to encourage youto read them, especially after reading Shadows of Self, you ll realize evenjust how damn great Sanderson is.As its sequel, Shadows of Self improved A LOT upon the foundation laid down by Alloy of Law, whether it s i 4.5 5 StarsI mentioned before in my Al Full ish review now posted Be forewarned This is less of a review andof a gush session over Sanderson s craftsmanship in building the world of Scadrial in the Mistborn books I read Alloy of Law last year and, while I liked it, I didn t feel driven to continue reading about the exploits of Wax and Wayne I had no idea what I was missing While I really enjoyed The Alloy of Law the second time I read it, Shadows of Self by far surpassed it This is a book I feel is on par with the rest of Full ish review now posted Be forewarned This is less of a review andof a gush session over Sanderson s craftsmanship in building the world of Scadrial in the Mistborn books I read Alloy of Law last year and, while I liked it, I didn t feel driven to continue reading about the exploits of Wax and Wayne I had no idea what I was missing While I really enjoyed The Alloy of Law the second time I read it, Shadows of Self by far surpassed it This is a book I feel is on par with the rest of Sanderson s Cosmere fiction in terms of depth As my lovely friend Mary said in her review, it felt like Sanderson wrote a love letter to the fans of his original Mistborn trilogy, and I loved it so much.Returning to a world you love three hundred years after the events that drew you there the first time can be jarring, which I think unfairly influenced my view of The Alloy of Law the first time I read it But, now that I ve been in this brave new world built on the foundations of one I ad 4.5 Stars My emotions I ll try to write acoherent review when, Ahhhhhh I loved it aahhhhhhh, isn t the only thing I can think of. Shadows of Self (Mistborn, #5)


About the Author: Brandon Sanderson

Brandon s major books for the second half of 2016 are The Dark Talent, the final volume in Alcatraz Smedry s autobiographical account of his battle against the Evil Librarians who secretly rule our world, and Arcanum Unbounded, the collection of short fiction in the Cosmere universe that includes the Mistborn series and the Stormlight Archive, among others This collection features The Emperor s S Brandon s major books for the second half of 2016 are The Dark Talent, the final volume in Alcatraz Smedry s autobiographical account of his battle against the Evil Librarians who secretly rule our world, and Arcanum Unbounded, the collection of short fiction in the Cosmere universe that includes the Mistborn series and the Stormlight Archive, among others This collection features The Emperor s Soul, Mistborn Secret History, and a brand new Stormlight Archive novella, Edgedancer.Earlier this year he released Calamity, the finale of the 1 New York Times bestselling Reckoners trilogy that began withSteelheart .Brandon Sanderson was born in 1975 in Lincoln, Nebraska As a child Brandon enjoyed reading, but he lost interest in the types of titles often suggested to him, and by junior high he never cracked a book if he could help it This changed when an eighth grade teacher gave himDragonsbaneby Barbara Hambly.Brandon was working on his thirteenth novel when Moshe Feder at Tor Books bought the sixth he had written Tor has published Elantris, the Mistborn trilogy and its followup The Alloy of Law, Warbreaker, andThe Way of Kingsand Words of Radiance, the first two in the planned ten volume series The Stormlight Archive He was chosen to complete Robert Jordan s Wheel of Time series 2009 sThe Gathering Stormand 2010 sTowers of Midnightwere followed by the final book in the series, A Memory of Light, in January 2013 Four books in his middle gradeAlcatraz vs the Evil Librariansseries have been released in new editions by Starscape, and his novellaInfinity Blade Awakeningwas an ebook bestseller for Epic Games accompanying their acclaimed Infinity Blade iOS video game series Twonovellas,Legionand The Emperor s Soul, were released by Subterranean Press and Tachyon Publications in 2012, and 2013 brought two young adult novels,The Rithmatistfrom Tor andSteelheartfrom Delacorte.The only author to make the short list for the David Gemmell Legend Award six times in four years, Brandon won that award in 2011 for The Way of Kings The Emperor s Soul won the 2013 Hugo Award for Best Novella He has appeared on the New York Times Best Seller List multiple times, with five novels hitting the 1 spot.Currently living in Utah with his wife and children, Brandon teaches creative writing at Brigham Young University


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