New Mistborn novel! Feature Interview: Brandon Sanderson by Leigh Butler. Brandon Sanderson has had an eventful last few years.
In addition to his continuing (and growing) success as a fantasy author in his own right, he was famously selected to complete the seminal epic fantasy series The Wheel of Time, after Robert Jordan’s death in September of 2007. Brandon is the author of ten novels and counting (not including the Wheel of Time novels). Pat's Fantasy Hotlist. SF & Fantasy - Orion Books. Clarkesworld Magazine - Online Science Fiction and Fantasy : Something Greater: An Epic Discussion of Epic Fantasy, Part 1 by Jeremy L. C. Jones. Introduction "Fantasy," said Elizabeth Bear, the author of The Sea Thy Mistress and the forthcoming The Tempering of Men (with Sarah Monette), "is the purest form of the imagination, and it gives us courage and persistence.
" It gives us courage and persistence. "Epic Fantasy is built into us, part of our most fundamental human fabric, and in a way it has a sacredness that all stems from our paradoxical awareness of our own mortality," said Erin Hoffman, author of Sword of Fire and Sea. "We know what it is to imagine immortality, and yet we die. That is Epic Fantasy. Science Fiction and Fantasy Books. Walker of Worlds.