Brandi M. Polier

more photos (2)




Liviania
1,722 books | 739 friends

Alyson
1,075 books | 9 friends

Ginn
846 books | 13 friends
Friend details

Christi...
130 books | 331 friends

Red Ade...
28 books | 5,002 friends

McKinley
910 books | 36 friends

Annalise
263 books | 19 friends

Talon Rue
1,914 books | 17 friends

More friends…

Brandi is following 13 people

2011 Reading Challenge
Brandi
Brandi has completed her goal of reading 55 books for the 2011 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »
2012 Reading Challenge
Brandi
Brandi has completed her goal of reading 56 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »
2013 Reading Challenge
Brandi
Brandi has completed her goal of reading 25 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »

Brandi M. Polier

Goodreads Author


url

born
in Langley, Canada
March 13, 1984

gender
female

website

twitter username

genre

influences
Steven Gould; Michael Crichton; Orson Scott Card; Cornelia Funke; Robe ...more

member since
January 2009


About this author

"We're All Stories In the End. Just Make It A Good One."
- The Doctor

Brandi Polier started writing soon after she learned how to read at the age of 4. Once she realized that the amazing stories that she was reading could also be created by stringing her own series of words together, she never stopped creating. In high school, her stories began to coalesce into publish worthy stories until her first complete work, Call of Descent, was brought into existence. After feeling the elation of completion, the sudden realization that her story was complete left her wondering if she had any more stories to tell. It wasn't long before she realized that her mind was teaming with stories and she started working on the sequel to Call of Descent, Spirit Un
...more


I have recently made my own website and my blog has moved there.

Here is the link: http://faithoflight.wix.com/brandimpolier

Can't wait to see you there!

Brandi~
 •  flag
0 comments
like  • 
Published on January 18, 2014 23:27 • 24 views
Average rating: 4.36 · 14 ratings · 8 reviews · 8 distinct works · Similar authors
Call of Descent (Levanith #1)
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Dyllys
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
After Image (Viola Chronicl...
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Axiom Encounter (Levanith #3)
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — expected publication 2016
Rate this book
Clear rating
Ghost Image (Viola Chronicl...
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — expected publication 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
Mists of the Mountains
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — expected publication 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
After Image: Eli's Story (V...
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating
Spirit Unbreakable (Levanit...
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Brandi M. Polier…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Untitled (Select)
1 chapters   —   updated Dec 22, 2012 12:05PM
Description: At work and suddenly a little poem came to me. I don't usually rhyme my poetry but inspired by a certain Samwise it came out in rhyme.
Medicated (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Feb 20, 2012 10:20PM
Description: You decide
All That's Left (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated May 28, 2011 04:08PM
Description: Still trying to work through the loss of my sister and who exactly I am now.
Walk On (Select)
1 chapters   —   updated Apr 13, 2011 08:34PM
Description: I wrote this during a meeting I was at where I saw someone walk by with black high heel shoes on and it gave me this sudden flash of my sister, just weeks before she went crazy and then died, wearing high heel shoes for the first time since she was diagnosed, and I could hear her laughter, clear as day as though she was standing right in front of me. It made me particularly terrified that I would start to forget that laugh and the way she sounded. This poem came to me instantly.
For My Sister (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Jun 07, 2010 12:41PM
Description: A poem I wrote the day before my sister died.
More of Brandi’s writing…
Spirit Unbreakable
Brandi is currently reading
by Brandi M. Polier (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating

Brandi Brandi said: " February 19, 2014 - Finished writing. Now on to first round of edits. "

 
Red Planet Blues
Brandi is currently reading
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Axiom Encounter
Brandi is currently reading
by Brandi M. Polier (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Brandi's Recent Updates

Brandi wants to read
The Court of the Air by Stephen Hunt
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brandi wants to read
Angel Stations by Gary Gibson
Angel Stations
by Gary Gibson (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brandi wants to read
The Thousand Emperors by Gary Gibson
The Thousand Emperors
by Gary Gibson (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brandi wants to read
A Dance of Cloaks by David Dalglish
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brandi finished reading
R^2 Volume 1 by Maki Hakoda
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brandi wants to read
R2 Volume 2 by Maki Hakoda
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brandi rated a book 5 of 5 stars
R^2 Volume 1 by Maki Hakoda
Rate this book
Clear rating
Spirit Unbreakable by Brandi M. Polier
" Thanks! Been a really hard year for me with health issues, loss of will to write, and computer issues.

So far done about 10% again. I seem to be addin
...more"
Brandi is 10% done with Spirit Unbreakable
Spirit Unbreakable by Brandi M. Polier
Spirit Unbreakable (Levanith #2)
by Brandi M. Polier (Goodreads Author)
progress: 
 
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brandi wants to read 13 books in the 2014 Reading Challenge
1914
She has read 12 books toward her goal of 13 books.
 
Create your own 2014 Reading Challenge »
More of Brandi's books…
“I love rain. I love the sound of it falling on an umbrella, each drop that hits the cloth a soothing sound. Everything is so fresh and clean. It always feels as if each drop is helping to wash away the hurt, the pain, the dirt that life leaves behind. As if the mere act of it falling can give life a rebirth, a second chance.”
Brandi M. Polier, After Image

“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.”
Ernest Hemingway

“Everything you can imagine is real.”
Pablo Picasso

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”
Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

“I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.”
Albert Einstein

“The story itself, the true story, is the one that the audience members create in their minds, guided and shaped by my text, but then transformed, elucidated, expanded, edited, and clarified by their own experience, their own desires, their own hopes and fears.”
Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game

49507 Steampunk Reads — 1883 members — last activity 22 hours, 0 min ago
What is steampunk? Steampunk is Victorian science fiction or "Steampunk" is the science-fiction of the Steam Age; the Industrial Revolution re-imagined ...more
4170 The Sword and Laser — 20765 members — last activity 5 minutes ago
Online discussion forum for the Sword and Laser video show, podcast and book club! Subscribe to the audio podcast: http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/sw ...more
110240 Haaave Ya Met... — 782 members — last activity Nov 18, 2014 12:02PM
Networking for authors, beta readers, editors, reviewers, and book bloggers.
19176 Sakura the Cardcaptor — 9 members — last activity Mar 20, 2012 12:58AM
A group for people who have read and at least liked the series.
36205 The Bookends — 207 members — last activity Dec 09, 2014 12:33PM
Reading far and wide. Join us for bookish conversations, some books need to be discussed!
More of Brandi’s groups…



Comments (showing 1-15)    post a comment »
dateUp_arrow    newest »

message 15: by Brandi (last edited Aug 12, 2013 12:42PM)

Brandi Listen Up! You can replace Amazon with any place you purchase it including smashwords.com




message 14: by Brandi

Brandi After Image
After Image by Brandi M. Polier now available on smashwords.com

Get It Here


message 13: by Brandi

Brandi So for my goodreads challenge next year I decided on quality not quantity. Instead of 50+ books I am going for 10. Two of those 10 are going to be 1) The Holy Bible which I want to read cover to cover again this time in a year, and 2) The Tale of Genji which is bible sized itself and I have only read to page 800 of the 3000? pages in it. So those are the two books I am going to finish next year. 8 others for fillers when I can't read the other to any more.


message 12: by Brandi

Brandi Just wanted to post a little excitement! My book is available on amazon.com and amazon.co.uk now!

http://www.amazon.com/Call-of-Descent...

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Call-of-Desce...


message 11: by Brandi

Brandi Laura wrote: "So I finally read Royal Assassin. For some strange reason I enjoyed it way more then the first one. I think it may have been because the first one was so depressing, always something bad happening ..."

I agree. The series definitely gets better as it progresses, but Robin Hobb has a penchant for making her characters suffer miserably. That never changes in any of her books.


message 10: by Laura

Laura So I finally read Royal Assassin. For some strange reason I enjoyed it way more then the first one. I think it may have been because the first one was so depressing, always something bad happening to Fitz. He still got a full share of nastiness in this book, but there was also good things happening to him, not much, but I guess enough.


Brandi Laura wrote: "Either way I'm sure I'll hunt it down. ;)
Sometimes you just have to reread your old books first. The to-be read shelf never gets any smaller anyways!"


Too true, it really doesn't.


message 8: by Laura

Laura Either way I'm sure I'll hunt it down. ;)
Sometimes you just have to reread your old books first. The to-be read shelf never gets any smaller anyways!


Brandi Now that I think about it, I didn't know about it either. I didn't know it was there until the second book had hit first printing. I think it is actually called the TAWNY MAN trilogy and not the Golden Fool. Either way, I'm sure you will find it. This all is making me want to read both series over again, it has been such a long time. If only I didn't have 50+ books waiting on my TO BE READ shelf...

Laura wrote: "I didn't know there was a series after it, I've never heard the hype about it I guess. I'll have to check it out. Thanks for the heads up!"


message 6: by Laura

Laura I didn't know there was a series after it, I've never heard the hype about it I guess. I'll have to check it out. Thanks for the heads up!


Brandi Laura wrote: "I finished Shadows Edge, I enjoyed it more then the first, but it had more to do with the story elements then anything else. The problems with the first book are still strong in the second, the wri..."

Robin Hobb's Assassin series is one of my favorites. Most people find it a little slow, but I just loved it and devoured it. Don't forget to read the Golden Fool Series afterwards as it completes the story and enjoy!


message 4: by Laura

Laura I finished Shadows Edge, I enjoyed it more then the first, but it had more to do with the story elements then anything else. The problems with the first book are still strong in the second, the writing is slightly better, and I didn't find this one as confusing in areas like the first one. If I hadn't received the box set of this series I probably wouldn't have bothered. I'll race through the third hopefully (sometimes it's a bad thing to be a completion-ist) and then start Robin Hobb's Assassin series. :D


Isreal um...sorry for late reply....usually takes a long time....with me...it seems..will try to get better...


Isreal yes it was wonderful...I try to read as much as I can...

Thanks for the reply


Isreal just wanted to say hello...


back to top