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The Author Trading Card of Your Dreams

Robert Jordan is a dark master.

Look at him. That Gandalf-like beard suggests an intimate familiarity with powers beyond imagining. And what's lurking behind those dark glasses? Eyes scorched by hellfire, perhaps, or seared with forbidden knowledge we humans can barely perceive.

Robert Jordan

If you had a sword, and Robert Jordan had a sword, and you were both standing an equal distance apart, and someone yelled, "Go!" — you'd try to lift your sword and realize Robert Jordan had already chopped your arms off. And you didn't even see him move.

Robert Jordan has written eleven books in his Wheel of Time series — of which Knife of Dreams is the latest — and he shows no signs of stopping, and he hasn't even broken a sweat.

Robert Jordan could kick your dragon, make fun of your elfin mother, and push your sister into the mud, and there isn't a damn thing you can do about it.

Buy the book. Get the card. Study it. Pray that one day you're as bad as Robert Jordan... even though you never, ever will be.

For a limited time, receive a full set — sixteen cards in all — of Powell's Author Trading Cards with the purchase of any featured title! The debut series includes rookies and veterans alike, packed with stats, bios, and career highlights. Order Knife of Dreams and be the first on your block to own this collectible set!

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Brockman is the head writer for the daily Book News posts on the blog. In his free time he's hard at work on his fictional memoir, which changes titles daily.

The views and commentary posted by Brockman are entirely his own, and are not representative of the whole of Powell's Books, its employees, or any sane human being.

Books mentioned in this post

  1. Knife of Dreams:Wheel of Time #11
    Used Hardcover $7.95
  2. Hitler Para 1000 Anos New Trade Paper $12.75

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