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The Mistborn Saga Series

The Mistborn Saga books in order

Books #1-3 are the original trilogy to be read together.Books #4-7 are the Wax and Wayne series that take place 300 years later.Books #8-10 are set to take place "in the early days of computer programming" ... the Era Three trilogy, just recently announced and confirmed, is still untitled. Details to come.Mistborn is an epic fantasy trilogy and a h…
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Book 1
The Final Empire (Mistborn (1))
Brandon Sanderson - 2006-07-17
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In a world where darkness reigns, criminal mastermind Kelsier teaches a young urchin the magic of metals. Their mission: to take down the tyrant Lord Ruler and restore life to their ash-filled land. But as their plan takes shape, the unlikely heroine is faced with a new distraction - a wealthy young man named Elend. Will their thieving crew succeed, or will evil continue to cloak the land?
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Book 2
The Well of Ascension
A Mistborn Novel (Mistborn (2))
Brandon Sanderson - 2007-08-21
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This epic fantasy follows Vin, the most powerful Mistborn, and Elend Venture as they rebuild their empire amidst a siege from three armies. A legendary Well of Ascension offers a glimmer of hope, but no one knows where to find it or what power it holds. Can they navigate political intrigue and ancient secrets to save their people?
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Book 3
The Hero of Ages
A Mistborn Novel (Mistborn (3))
Brandon Sanderson - 2008-10-14
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The fate of the world rests on the shoulders of Emperor Elend Venture and his assassin wife, Vin, who unwittingly released the destructive Ruin. Can they save their people from destruction? Find out in this epic tale of sacrifice, redemption, and heroism.
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Book 4
The Alloy of Law
A Mistborn Novel (Mistborn (4))
Brandon Sanderson - 2011-11-08
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In a world that's embracing science and technology, old magics like Allomancy and Feruchemy still play a role. Meet Waxillium Ladrian, a rare Twinborn who returns to the city after twenty years in the frontier. Forced to assume the responsibilities of a noble house, Wax finds that danger lurks even in the elegant streets of the city. A thrilling page-turner that blends science fiction and fantasy, perfect for fans of the Mistborn trilogy.
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Book 5
Shadows of Self
A Mistborn Novel
Brandon Sanderson - 2015-10-06
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In this gripping novel, Mistborn society is evolving as technology and magic mix while the economy grows and religion becomes a cultural force. But with the first instance of terrorism and escalating conflict, Wax and Wayne must stop a conspiracy before it leads to civil war. Fans of The Alloy of Law will love this thrilling addition to the series, featuring complex characters and Sanderson's signature style.
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Book 6
The Bands of Mourning
A Mistborn Novel
Brandon Sanderson - 2016-01-26
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This fantasy novel by a bestselling author is set in a world on the cusp of modernity. The main character, Waxillium, is tasked with investigating the existence of mythical metal minds known as the Bands of Mourning. Along the way, he uncovers the true goals of his uncle and a shadowy organization known as The Set. The novel features political intrigue, magical action, and a heist story that will keep readers on the edge of their seats.
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Book 7
The Lost Metal
A Mistborn Novel (The Mistborn Saga, 7)
Brandon Sanderson - 2022-11-15
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In the conclusion of the Mistborn world's second era, lawman turned senator Waxillium Ladrian continues his hunt for the shadowy Set organization, who now have weapons bound for a vulnerable city under the influence of a foreign god. Racing against time, Wax must choose to embrace his destiny as a hero or risk ruin for millions.