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Elantris was the capital of Arelon: gigantic, beautiful, literally radiant, filled with benevolent beings who used their powerful magical abilities for the benefit of all. Yet each of these demigods was once an ordinary person until touched by the mysterious transforming power of the Shaod. Ten...

  • Author: Brandon Sanderson
  • Publish Date: 2006-05-30
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    Best Stand Alone Fantasy Books(Ranked 2 out of 76)

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    Great Fantasy Books(Ranked 3 out of 85)

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    Best Fantasy Books for Women(Ranked 50 out of 109)

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    Jon Snow's Top 10 Stand Alones(Ranked 9 out of 10)

    Haven't read that many stand-alones. They are mostly sci-fi and most fantasy books I read are part of a larger series.

    Whiteperil's Top 10(Ranked 6 out of 10)

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    Kaladin's top 20 books(Ranked 11 out of 20)

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    Romantic Fantasy Books(Ranked 18 out of 58)

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