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Not to be confused with John Gardner (British writer) John Champlin Gardner, Jr. (July 21, 1933 – September 14, 1982) was an American novelist, essayist, literary critic and university professor.
Baby Got Books by Jim C. Hines (with apologies to Sir Mixalot) (Intro) Oh, my, god.
It’s axiomatic that the things one could do in youth (with that natural aplomb that comes with a conviction of personal invulnerability) do not happily extend into that period of middle age where desire and capacity no longer meet.
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Adonalsium is a mysterious term used in the cosmere , which could refer to the power of Creation or a god. It has not been revealed what Adonalsium explicitly is, but its power is seen in the Shards of Adonalsium, which act as imperfect gods in the cosmere. It is heavily implied there are sixteen Shards, but this has not been explicitly confirmed.  Hoid has been confirmed to be there when Adonalsium Shattered . [ edit ] Shards of Adonalsium
The cosmere is a distinct universe totally separate from our own,  in which several of Brandon Sanderson 's epic fantasy books take place. [ edit ] Overview As the cosmere implies a simultaneaous existence of the ten Shardworlds (planets with mentionable Shardic Influence), cosmere books are connected by an overarching story. Once there was the mysterious power Adonalsium , whose true characteristic is still unknown.
This page is exemplary! This page is comprehensive, well written, and cited. It is one of the excellent pages on the Coppermind.
Joe Dever has most generously offered to allow some of his books to be published on the internet thereafter to be downloaded free-of-charge. Rob Adams, Paul Bonner, Gary Chalk, Melvyn Grant, Richard Hook, Peter Andrew Jones, Cyril Julien, Peter Lyon, Peter Parr, Graham Round, and Brian Williams have also generously offered similar permission for their contributions to the world of Magnamund. Project Aon is a volunteer group of fans dedicated to publishing these works.
Though this database is already by far the most comprehensive and organized collection of plot-related RJ and Brandon Sanderson quotes available on the web, it is a work in progress.
Got home from the summer Zombie/Slayer tour to a huge pile of mail, much of it for Neil. I, of course, had very little time to blog in Europe and even less on the Canadian/US run. it was a beautiful summer, full of festival dates & new people... my wallet was full of many monies & Zombie guitar picks...