The Number One New York Times Best Selling Author Of The Mistborn Trilogy, Brandon Sanderson, Comes The First Book In A New, Action Packed Thrill Ride Of A Series Steelheart Ten Years Ago, Calamity Came It Was A Burst In The Sky That Gave Ordinary Men And Women Extraordinary Powers The Awed Public Started Calling Them Epics But Epics Are No Friend Of Man With Incredible Gifts Came The Desire To Rule [ read Online Steelheart: The Reckoners, Book 1 » Luxembourg PDF ] by Brandon Sanderson ☆ And To Rule Man You Must Crush His Will Nobody Fights The Epicsnobody But The Reckoners A Shadowy Group Of Ordinary Humans, They Spend Their Lives Studying Epics, Finding Their Weaknesses, And Then Assassinating Them And David Wants In He Wants Steelheart The Epic Who Is Said To Be Invincible The Epic Who Killed David S Father For Years, Like The Reckoners, David S Been Studying, And Planning And He Has Something They Need Not An Object, But An Experience He S Seen Steelheart Bleed And He Wants Revenge
BOOK DETAILS Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson, read by MacLeod Andrews, published by Audible Studios 2013 Length 12 hrs 14 minSERIES INFO This is Book 1 in the Reckoners Trilogy All 3 books and a novella 1.
5 are available in audio.
SUMMARY This book is a bitaction oriented than my usual read Yes, I am one of those people who actually skip or fast forward the fighting, car chases etc To me, those are the boring parts I d rather read about the characters Thankfully a lot of the action is very character based, which is good.
CHARACTERS David An adorkable nerd just don t call him that to his face Totally obsessed, he spends all his free time plotting to take down Steelheart One of his biggest strengths is his ab
I m a big fan of Sanderson s other work including Mistborn and the Stormlight Archive After reading the subject matter of this book, and expecting big things, I dove in What I found was an original, and entertaining, but somehow different experience To this book s credit, I ve never heard of a story quite like this one, and it was certainly entertaining What surprised me though we re the author s choices of writing style and plot devices This book is told in an autobiographical first person perspective, from a self effacing protagonist whose choice of words often left me cringing, but who was otherwise supernatural lucky As strange as it may seem, the main character from Steelheart just didn t feel as real as Vin, or Kaladin, or other characters from Sanderson s writings who actually HAD powers of their own When I purchased th How do you kill someone who can t be killed The Epics came to being Though endowed with superpowers, they were anything but heroes.
David Charleston lost his father at the hands of the mightiest of them all, Steelheart, as a boy Watching and studying the Epics for the last ten years, he s figured out each has a weakness He just needs the help of the Reckoners to enact his revenge.
The day Calamity appeared in the sky the world changed Or rather, it seemed to have caused some people to change and not for the better.
As the saying goes Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely Could any of us resist using newfound superhuman abilities for personal gain What I liked Steelheart is a wonderful spin on human nature Could any of us honestly say we wouldn t be tempted to use newfound superhuman abilities for personal gain Wealth Status Vengeance We grow through struggle Bu