The Blinding Knife (Lightbringer)

By Brent Weeks

From the New York Times bestselling writer of The Black Prism...

Gavin Guile is loss of life.

He'd notion he had 5 years left--now he has under one. With fifty thousand refugees, a bastard son, and an ex-fiancée who could have discovered his darkest mystery, Gavin has difficulties on each part. All magic on the earth is working wild and threatens to break the Seven Satrapies. Worst of all, the previous gods are being reborn, and their military of colour wights is unstoppable. the single salvation could be the brother whose freedom and existence Gavin stole 16 years in the past.

The Black Prism
The Blinding Knife
The damaged Eye
The Blood Mirror

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An eyeball, blue because the sea, sitting on a paving stone, the top it were blown out of nowhere to be discovered. gazing Kip, staring. Accusing. Killer. What have you ever performed? He remembered wasting fights to Ramir, the village bully. They’d inspiration Ramir was once going to be pressed into King Garadul’s military. Kip had killed soldiers—boys—no older than Ramir at Garriston. Boys who’d most likely been pressed into carrier. Innocents doing responsible paintings. He’d concept he desired to kill Ramir, occasionally, again whilst he was once a boy. again whilst he didn’t comprehend what it intended. again whilst he didn’t know the way effortless it used to be. what sort of monster have I turn into? bankruptcy 18 Gavin placed the fist-sized cost into the tube and commenced spooling out a slender finger of eco-friendly luxin, pushing it lower than the waves. within the final days, he’d gotten lovely sturdy at this, yet he nonetheless couldn’t depend upon the costs, which have been made from intermixed layers of yellow and pink luxin wrapped round a bubble of air. The trick used to be making that innermost layer improperly—in precisely the right manner. The luxin bubble decayed, exposing the volatile yellow luxin to air. That volatile luxin flashed into mild, igniting the pink luxin. The successive layers did a similar and made an explosion large enough to transparent the reefs. yet dealing with explosives that you’d intentionally made volatile was once stressful paintings. and occasionally the costs blew once they touched the reef; different occasions they didn’t blow up for numerous mins, or in any respect. Karris was once steadying the boat, occasionally poling, occasionally rowing. This time, the explosion got here ahead of Gavin had pulled away the situation tube. The tube shot out of his fingers, and the ocean jumped underneath their boat. Gavin were braced for the wave, however the tube doping up into the air pulled him off stability. He stumbled backward. commonly, falling within the water might were high quality, yet in the meanwhile it was once filled with razor-sharp chunks of coral boiling as much as the skin from the explosion. Karris snagged Gavin’s belt as his foot plunged into the water. She heaved. He swung all of sudden again towards the boat and swept her toes out from below her as he crashed onto the deck. Gavin rolled tough to maintain from capsizing their little craft, and ended up on most sensible of Karris. He laughed. “Nice seize! ” The glance in her eyes used to be so severe that he idea his center used to be going to prevent. “Get. Off,” she hissed. Her physique used to be inflexible. He should have misinterpreted that split-second glance. For a sliver of an speedy he can have sworn— “Sorry,” he stated. He driven himself up. “Good catch,” he acknowledged back. Did she grasp to him only for a second there? Did her physique upward thrust with him, conserving the touch for only one second extra? He checked out her. The sunlight was once baking the bay and have been for the final days. Gavin had stripped off his blouse to chill down instantly, and after modestly sweating in the course of the first day, Karris had his lead at the moment, donning basically her tight Blackguard’s chemise. The sight of her on her again, lean abdominal uncovered, legs on both sides of him, epidermis radiant from golden sunlight and sweat—his breath stopped, innovations scattered.

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