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Alcatraz

By Brandon Sanderson

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An omnibus of four books by the best selling author of the MISTBORN and WHEEL OF TIME series

An omnibus of four books by the best selling author of the MISTBORN and WHEEL OF TIME series

On his thirteenth birthday, Alcatraz - a foster child - gets a bag of sand in the mail which purports to be his 'inheritance' sent from his father and mother. The Librarians, of course, immediately steal the bag of sand from him.

This sparks a chain of events which leads Alcatraz to realize that his family is part of a group of freedom fighters who resist the Evil Librarians - the secret cult who actually rule the world. Alcatraz's grandfather shows up and tows him off to infiltrate the downtown library to steal back the mystical bag of sand. The ensuing story involves talking dinosaurs, sentient romance novels, and a dungeon-like labyrinth hiding beneath the innocent-looking downtown library.

Biographical Notes

Brandon Sanderson was born in Nebraska in 1975. Since then he has written the Mistborn series, amongst others, become a New York Times bestselling author and been hailed as the natural successor to Robert Jordan. He lives in Utah.

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  • ISBN: 9780575131354
  • Publication date: 20 Sep 2012
  • Page count: 800
  • Imprint: Gollancz
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