Books The Best Brandon Sanderson Books  

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List of the best Brandon Sanderson books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Brandon Sanderson is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. Sanderson is known for his fantasy and scifi writing as well as his popular Mistborn series. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Brandon Sanderson who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

With books ranging from The Way of Kings to Mistborn: The Final Empire, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites. What are Brandon Sanderson's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.

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Words of Radiance is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
Words of Radiance Brandon Sanderson

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The Way of Kings is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
The Way of Kings Brandon Sanderson

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Mistborn: The Final Empire is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
Mistborn: The Final Empire Brandon Sanderson

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Mistborn: The Hero of Ages is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
Mistborn: The Hero of Ages Brandon Sanderson

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Warbreaker is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
Warbreaker Brandon Sanderson

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Mistborn: The Well of Ascensio... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books

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Mistborn: The Alloy of Law is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
Mistborn: The Alloy of Law Brandon Sanderson

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The Bands of Mourning is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
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A Memory of Light is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
A Memory of Light Brandon Sanderson, Robert Jordan

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Elantris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
Elantris Brandon Sanderson

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Oathbringer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
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The Gathering Storm is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
The Gathering Storm Brandon Sanderson, Robert Jordan

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The Rithmatist is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
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Steelheart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
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Legion is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
Legion Brandon Sanderson

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Alcatraz Versus the Evil Libra... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books

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Calamity is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
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Firefight is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
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Shadows of Self is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
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Alcatraz Versus the Scrivener'... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books

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Alcatraz Versus the Shattered ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books

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Infinity Blade: Awakening is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Brandon Sanderson Books
Infinity Blade: Awakening Brandon Sanderson