The Black Prism
The first book in the Lightbringer series, the blockbuster fantasy epic from New York Times bestselling author Brent Weeks.
Guile is the Prism, the most powerful man in the world. He is high priest and emperor, a man whose power, wit, and charm are all that preserves a tenuous peace. Yet Prisms never last, and Guile knows exactly how long he has left to live.
When Guile discovers he has a son, born in a far kingdom after the war that put him in power, he must decide how much he's willing to pay to protect a secret that could tear his world apart.
If you loved the action and adventure of the Night Angel trilogy, you will devour this incredible epic fantasy series by Brent Weeks.
The Black Prism
The Blinding Knife
The Broken Eye
The Blood Mirror
The Burning White
For more from Brent Weeks, check out:
The Way of Shadows
Beyond the ShadowsPerfect Shadow: A Night Angel Novella
Night Angel: The Complete Trilogy (omnibus)The Way of Shadows: The Graphic Novel
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - deedee1501 - LibraryThing
I have been told that once you get through the first third of this book, you'll really get into it. I liked it from the beginning. Of course there is going to be a back story in a series and many characters to learn. There are so many twists and turns and this book kept surprising me. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Narilka - LibraryThing
The Prism War is over. Gavin Guile emerged the victor and became the Prism after killing his brother, the False Prism. Most of the land was torn apart. Now an uneasy peace reigns. Gavin knows his life ... Read full review