The Reckoners is a trilogy of young adult superhero novels written by American author Brandon Sanderson. . After the events of Steelheart and Mitosis, David Charleston, dubbed as the infamous ‘Steelslayer’ by many, is searching for. Brandon Sanderson is the last person I would have assumed would trick me with false advertising, but after only 44 pages were done of the ‘Mitosis’ copy I had. Mitosis is a novellete written by Brandon Sanderson that is part of The Reckoners series. It takes place between Steelheart and Firefight.

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Imago of Lockwood has become Lord Mayor of the City Imperishable, though at a price beyond his wildest imagination. If you are familiar with Sanderson’s writing – be it The Way of Kings or his Mistborn series – then you are sure to know what to expect: There’s always another secret. It’s up to David and the Reckoners to stop Mitosis and prevent Newcago formerly Chicago from falling into the hands of another epic.

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Not a Member Yet? The ending kind of resembles the ending of Mars Attacks, and that was an ending I was never really fond of.

A big theme in this story is that ordinary people can be heroes simply by being ordinary. This was a great short story! This page was last brqndon on 21 Februaryat The City Imperishable’s secret master and heir to the long-vacant throne has vanished from a locked room, as politics have turned deadly in a bid to revive the city’s long-vanished empire. These three must contend with one another as they race to resolve the threats to the city. In fact, it might be the thing that finally breaks her Orion Him Clare Empson.


While fighting him, David notices bandages on his chest, as if he were recently injured. People are still uncomfortable with the thought of the possibility of being free Other books in the series.

Mitosis: A Reckoners Story

They can only transfer memories by physical touch, and as the molecules grow more distant and less well bonded, the beings begin to fall apart. Mar 19, TS Chan rated it really liked it Shelves: David is even more badass than he thinks he is.

Great as with all Sanderson’s Work but way too short. Do not mitossis the blurb for this book if you haven’t read and are planning to read book one. I love to listen to audiobooks while I workout.

This is the tale of his testing, how he mastered the mighty words of power, tamed an ancient dragon, and crossed death’s threshold to restore the balance. The people of Newcago still live in constant fear of the Epics, even after the defeat of Steelheart, and the Reckoners make a concerted effort to help the people overcome these fears and live normal lives. There Calamity sees proof that epics—Steelheart, Firefight—can be good.

The battle has been fought and won, and all have been transformed by the struggle. Prof leaves David still unsure if his presence helps or hinders the Reckoner team. Imago of Lockwood struggles to revive the office of Lord Mayor in a bid to turn the City Imperishable away from the path of destruction. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.


He doesn’t know the entire significance of this clue at the time, but it later proves to be a critical piece of information for the Reckoners as he realizes that weaknesses may be tied to the epic’s past. With the next book in the Reckoners series coming out soon, I thought that this short story would be great for today’s trip to the gy This review can also be found at Carole’s Random Life.

Instead, David has Megan send him and Calamity to the other universe. I did hate the first book. The lopsided scuffle ends with David being thrown into the depths with a ball and chain, before Obliteration graciously thanks him for slaying Steelheart, saying it’s simply an obstacle averted in his quest to destroy everything in his path. He even gets help from a large group of everyday citizens before the story is over.

While escaping to a submarine with the others, David catches a glimpse of Megan in wet clothes in a crowd, and soon realizes that she saved him. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. This town is actually quite vulnerable when you stop to think about it.