Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection by Brandon Sanderson

Nine short(ish) story. Some marvelous, some meh. Disclaimer: I didn’t read the 1st Mistborn series, but I read the 2nd, while I read 2nd Stormlight book but not the 1st. “The Emperor’s Soul” was breathlessly fabulous. Forging a painting, forging the Emperor’s scepter, does it prepare a crook to forge the most impossible thing? ā€œSixth … More Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection by Brandon Sanderson

Exo by Fonda Lee

Romeo and Juliette would never have made it. There are 2 R&J couples in this YA novel, death all around. Our Hero, Donavan Reyes, is the son of the Prime Liason, AKA the main collaborator with our not-so-new alien overlords. Donavan has a good life, and he’s a soldier on patrol. For maximum drama, he … More Exo by Fonda Lee