Here’s a special bargain that you’d have to be mad to pass up: the e-book edition of Brandon Sanderson’s new novel Steelheart is currently on sale via Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble for only $4.99. The book was just published this past Tuesday! At the time of this writing I have no idea how long it will be on sale, so I’d say get it while you can. It’s the first volume in a new trilogy, so if you’re looking for something new to read this weekend, then I’d say you’re in luck.
Here’s more about Steelheart:
From the #1 New York Times bestselling 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. And to rule man you must crush his will.
Nobody fights the Epics . . . nobody 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.