In “Firefight” (the sequel to “Steelheart”), David and the Reckoners are still fighting against Steelheart, an all-powerful Epic with a deadly gift for destruction. But when Calamity appears–a second Epics who is even more powerful than Steelheart–David and his team must face their most dangerous challenge yet.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for adults and young adults who are fans of Brandon Sanderson’s work. It tells the story of David, a teenager who has been fighting against Steelheart, an Epic with a deadly gift for destruction. But when Calamity appears–a second Epics who is even more powerful than Steelheart–David and his team must face their most dangerous challenge yet.
- Fast-paced and exciting
- Well written with interesting characters
- A good conclusion to the series
- The sequel to “Steelheart” may not live up to fans’ expectations.
- The book may be too violent for some readers.
- Some readers may find the novel’s complex plot difficult to follow.
Learn more about the author
Brandon Sanderson is the bestselling author of “The Reckoners” series, as well as “Alcatraz vs. The Evil Librarians,” “Warbreaker,” and the Mistborn trilogy. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in creative writing and currently lives in Utah.
“I loved this book. The action was non-stop and I couldn’t put it down.”
“WOW. Firefight was even better than Steelheart! The action, suspense, and character development were all top notch. Cannot wait for the next book!”
“Sanderson delivers another taut, exhilarating thriller full of action and suspense. With a deeply affecting and satisfying emotional core.”