The Black Prism

Lightbringer 1
Author: 
Brent Weeks
2010-2017
The Black Prism (Lightbringer)

The first book in the Lightbringer series, the blockbuster fantasy epic from New York Timesbestselling 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.

This fantasy book is listed in Best Fantasy Book Series  

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