A Crown of Swords is the seventh book in Robert Jordan’s epic Wheel of Time series. The novel picks up where the sixth book, Lord of Chaos, left off, with Rand al’Thor finally declaring himself the Dragon Reborn and setting out to rebuild society. In A Crown of Swords, Rand must face a number of enemies both old and new as he strives to unite the disparate nations under his banner and bring about an age of peace and prosperity.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for anyone who loves fantasy, adventure, and intrigue. Robert Jordan’s worldbuilding is second to none, and A Crown of Swords is one of the most exciting entries in the Wheel of Time series. If you’re looking for a page-turning read that will keep you entertained from start to finish, then look no further than A Crown of Swords.
- The characters are well-developed and interesting
- The plot is complex and keeps the reader engaged
- The world Jordan has created is richly detailed and vividly portrayed
- The seventh book in a series might be intimidating for newcomers
- The plot can be dense and complex at times
- Packed with action, adventure, and intrigue
Learn more about the author
Robert Jordan was born in 1948 in Charleston, South Carolina. He attended the University of Florida and worked as a reporter and teacher before becoming a full-time author in 1984. His novels include The Wheel of Time series, the historical novel Crossroads of Twilight, and two books based on the award-winning computer game Wing Commander III: Heart of Courage and Star Colonel.
“Robert Jordan once again demonstrates his prowess as the preeminent author of epic fantasy with A Crown of Swords. The seventh volume in The Wheel of Time series is an ambitious work that draws on a wide range of sources, from Norse mythology to Westerns, and juggles an intricate cast of characters with ease. This latest installment is sure to please long-time fans and newcomers alike.”
“If you’re looking for an epic, Robert Jordan is your man.”
“Robert Jordan has done it again! A Crown of Swords is an excellent novel that continues the epic story begun in The Wheel of Time. Packed with action, adventure, and intrigue, this book is sure to please fans of the series.”
“Robert Jordan has created a masterpiece with the Wheel of Time series. The characters are well developed and complex, and the story is compelling and interesting.”