The Eye Of The World

The Eye Of The World : Book 1 of the Wheel of Time (Soon to be a major TV series)

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Soon to be a major Amazon Prime TV series

Prepare to turn the Wheel of Time - discover the first novel in one of the most influential and popular fantasy epics ever published.

When their village is attacked by terrifying creatures, Rand al'Thor and his friends are forced to flee for their lives. An ancient evil is stirring, and its servants are scouring the land for the Dragon Reborn - the prophesised hero who can deliver the world from darkness.

In this Age of myth and legend, the Wheel of Time turns. What was, what may be, and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow.

ONE OF TIME MAGAZINE'S TOP 100 FANTASY BOOKS OF ALL TIME

'Epic in every sense' - Sunday Times

'With the Wheel of Time, Jordan has come to dominate the world that Tolkien began to reveal' New York Times

'[The] huge ambitious Wheel of Time series helped redefine the genre' George R. R. Martin

'A fantasy phenomenon' SFX

The Wheel of Time
The Eye of the World
The Great Hunt
The Dragon Reborn
The Shadow Rising
The Fires of Heaven
Lord of Chaos
A Crown of Swords
The Path of Daggers
Winter's Heart
Crossroads of Twilight
Knife of Dreams
The Gathering Storm
Towers of Midnight
A Memory of Light

New Spring (prequel)
The Wheel of Time Companion
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Product details

  • Paperback | 816 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 60mm | 551g
  • Orbit
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Repr.
  • w. vignettes and 2 maps.
  • 9780356503820
  • 26,363

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Epic in every sense Sunday Times
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Review quote

Epic in every sense * Sunday Times * A fantasy phenomenon * SFX * With the Wheel of Time, Jordan has come to dominate the world that Tolkien began to reveal * New York Times * [The] hugely ambitious Wheel of Time series helped redefine the genre -- George R. R. Martin Anyone who's writing epic or secondary world fantasy knows Robert Jordan isn't just a part of the landscape, he's a monolith within the landscape -- Patrick Rothfuss Robert Jordan's work has been a formative influence and an inspiration for a generation of writers -- Brent Weeks
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About Robert Jordan

Robert Jordan was born in 1948 in Charleston. He was a graduate of the Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, with a degree in physics, and served two tours in Vietnam. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, sailing, poker, chess, pool and pipe collecting. He died in September 2007.
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Rating details

417,774 ratings
4.17 out of 5 stars
5 47% (196,675)
4 32% (134,188)
3 14% (58,271)
2 4% (17,903)
1 3% (10,737)
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