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The Black Prism

Book 1 of Lightbringer

By Brent Weeks

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The action-packed first novel in the acclaimed New York Times bestselling Lightbringer series, from fantasy superstar Brent Weeks

EVERY LIGHT CASTS A SHADOW

Gavin Guile is the Prism, the most powerful man in the world. His strength, wit and charm are all that preserve a tenuous peace. But 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.

Biographical Notes

Brent Weeks studied at Hillsdale College, before brief stints walking the earth like Caine from KUNG FU, also tending bar and corrupting the youth (not at the same time). He started writing on napkins and, eventually, someone paid him for it. Brent doesn't own cats or wear a ponytail.

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  • ISBN: 9780748116973
  • Publication date: 26 Aug 2010
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