Episode 133 | Brandon Sanderson Interview

Interview with Fantasy author Brandon Sanderson
Interview with Fantasy author Brandon Sanderson
Interview with Fantasy author Brandon Sanderson

Brandon Sanderson is one of the most prolific writers in Sci-Fi/Fantasy, and consistently delivers fresh stories that expand the genre in new and exciting ways.  With over 20 million books sold, Brandon is one of the most beloved authors publishing today.

Brandon and I talked about how his eighth-grade teacher Mrs. Reader, gave him Dragonsbane by Barbara Hambly and how this (cliches aside) changed his life. We chatted about how his two-year missionary journey to Korea informed his later writing, why fantasy resonates with people in emotionally powerful ways, and much more.

Brandon’s website

Brandon’s Amazon page


Want to find out more about Brandon’s writing? Try these samples from his books:

Alcatraz 2
Alcatraz 3
Alcatraz 4
Infinity Blade: Awakening
Mistborn 2
Mistborn 3
The Emperor’s Soul
The Gathering Storm
Towers of Midnight
The Rithmatist
The Way of Kings
Words of Radiance

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