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Discuss The Stormlight Archive here. Book two, Words of Radiance, will be out March 4th, 2014

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Warbreaker is a standalone epic fantasy novel, which you can get for free on his official website

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The Wheel of Time

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Brandon has concluded Robert Jordan's epic series. The last book, A Memory of Light, is OUT NOW!

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