In the Path of Daggers, Robert Jordan returns to the elemental magic and spectacular storytelling that have made The Wheel of Time a global phenomenon. In this new novel in his internationally bestselling series, Jordan confronts head-on the malevolence that has begun to permeate reality itself. Rand is on the run from Moiraine and her allies, seeking refuge with Egwene al’Vere, novice sister of the Brown Ajah. But he finds himself hunted by dark forces far more dangerous than Moiraine: members of an elite group known as The Black Ajah are after him, and theyinclude among their ranks some of Rand’s most deadly enemies. As wickedness gathers around him like fog, Rand struggles to maintain his grip on sanity . . . but it will take all he has just stay alive.
For who is this book for ?
Jordan’s fans, that’s for sure.
- The Path of Daggers is a fantastic book with great characters and an interesting plot.
- Robert Jordan does an amazing job creating a detailed, compelling world that sucks you in from the first page.
- The Wheel of Time series is one of the best fantasy epics out there, and this book is no exception.
- Some readers may find the book slow in parts
- The novel is long, and some readers may not want to read a 800+ page novel
- Some readers feel that the series has lost its magic since Jordan’s death
Learn more about the author
Robert Jordan was born in 1948 in Charleston, South Carolina. He taught himself to read when he was four years old and was soon reading everything he could get his hands on, including the entire Tom Swift Jr. series. He is a graduate of The Citadel, the military college of South Carolina, with a degree in physics. He served two tours in Vietnam before becoming a full-time writer. Jordan’s books have sold over 30 million copies worldwide and have been translated into more than 20 languages.
“This is simply one of the best books I have ever read. Robert Jordan has outdone himself.”
“Wheel of Time is one those series that grabs hold and doesn’t let go. It’s an amazing story with deep, likable characters.”
“A thrilling, heart-pounding read. . .”
“A quite gripping tale that’s hard to put down.”