Mistborn: The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson

Mistborn: The Final Empire

Mistborn #1

Brandon Sanderson

fiction fantasy adventurous fast-paced

541 pages | first published 2006

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From #1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson, the Mistborn series is a heist story of political intrigue and magical, martial-arts action. For a thousand years the ash fell and no flowers bloomed. For a thousand years the Skaa slave...
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Moods

adventurous 97%
mysterious 47%
dark 46%
tense 40%
emotional 33%
hopeful 25%
inspiring 17%
funny 13%
challenging 12%
sad 11%
reflective 6%
lighthearted 3%
informative 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 60%
fast 28%
slow 11%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 66% | Plot: 22% | Character: 10%

Strong character development?

Yes: 88% | It's complicated: 6% | No: 4% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 3% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 43% | Yes: 36% | It's complicated: 15% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 14% | No: 12% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.44