Format: Audio Book (CD)
Dimensions: 2.37 × 2.03 × 1.27 in
Published: January 8, 2013
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1427210241
ISBN - 13: 9781427210241
About the Book
When Jordan died in 2007, all feared that the concluding scenes of his beloved Wheel of Time series would never be written. But working from notes and partials left by Jordan, established fantasy writer Sanderson stepped in to complete the masterwork. Sanderson now re-creates the vision that Jordan left behind.
From the Publisher
Since 1990, when Robert Jordan's The Wheel of Time® burst on the
world with its first book, The Eye of the World, readers
have been anticipating the final scenes of this extraordinary saga,
which has sold over forty million copies in over thirty-two
When Robert Jordan died in 2007, all feared that these
concluding scenes would never be written. But working from notes
and partials left by Jordan, established fantasy writer Brandon
Sanderson stepped in to complete the masterwork. With The
Gathering Storm (Book 12) and Towers of Midnight
(Book 13) behind him, both of which were # 1 New York
Times hardcover bestsellers, Sanderson now re-creates the
vision that Robert Jordan left behind.
Edited by Jordan's widow, who edited all of Jordan's books,
A Memory of Light will delight, enthrall, and deeply
satisfy all of Jordan's legions of listeners.
The Wheel of Time turns, and Ages come and pass.
What was, what will be, and what is,
May yet fall under the Shadow.
Let the Dragon ride again on the winds of time.
About the Author
Robert Jordan (October 17, 1948-September 16, 2007), a native of
Charleston, South Carolina, was the author of the bestselling The
Wheel of Time®, with millions of books in print.
Brandon Sanderson grew up in Lincoln, Nebraska. He teaches
creative writing at Brigham Young University and lives in Utah with
his wife and children.
“The battle scenes have the breathless urgency of firsthand experience, and the . . . evil laced into the forces of good, the dangers latent in any promised salvation, the sense of the unavoidable onslaught of unpredictable events bear the marks of American national experience during the last three decades, just as the experience of the First World War and its aftermath gave its imprint to J. R. R. Tolkien’s work.”— The New York Times on The Wheel of Time® “Michael Kramer and Kate Reading have been the masters of the Wheel of Time series from the very first book to this fourteenth, and final, book…They present the unfolding of the many themes with infinite patience and consistent tones of engagement with the characters and events.” – AudioFile Magazine, Earphones Award winner “The clear, well-paced, and intense performances by Kate Reading and Michael Kramer, who narrated the entire series, provide an excellent delivery of a complex and gargantuan tale.” – Library Journal “Narrators Kate Readings and Michael Kramer, who narrated previous installments of the series, return for this conclusion, and their deep understanding of these characters and this fictional world shines through every words. Kramer has a deep voice that pulls the reader in, while Reading’s tones are more thoughtful and reflective. Both give memorable, nuanced performances that keep readers on the edge of their se