Summary: With shades of The Hunger Games, Ender’s Game, and Game of Thrones, debut author Pierce Brown’s genre-defying epic Red Rising hit the ground running and wasted no time becoming a sensation. Golden Son continues the stunning saga of Darrow, a rebel forged by tragedy, battling to lead his oppressed people to freedom from the overlords of a brutal elitist future built on lies. Now fully embedded among the Gold ruling class, Darrow continues his work to bring down Society from within.
A life-or-death tale of vengeance with an unforgettable hero at its heart, Golden Son guarantees Pierce Brown’s continuing status as one of fiction’s most exciting new voices…Read more.
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Pierce Brown: Golden Son Audio Book Summary
Golden Son (2015) is the second installment pertaining to the fantastic trilogy of the author Pierce Brown. Its predecessor was titled Red Rising and was published in 2013.
Golden Son begins a couple of years after where it stayed the previous book, it returns the history of the main personage Darrow.
Having ascended from the depths of Mars, Darrow has managed to deceive everyone by pretending to be a gilded, has managed to be part of the ruling elite, now must find the way to destroy the caste system without discovering its origin.
Darrow has changed a lot since we met him in Red Rising, now he is a much safer boy, more thirsty to cause a revolution, he has also developed a strategic thinking that leads him to establish alliances with many characters, but with that, too He has learned that he must not trust anyone, at any moment his allies turn against him. This time, although it has become more brutal and does not forget its cause, it has begun to realize that not all golds are as cruel as it believed.
We can meet new characters like Victra and Ragner, but we also pick up characters we already knew as Mustang, Roque and Sevro
It also gives us a broad overview of social and political conditions. In this delivery we can better understand the caste system divided into colors.
On this occasion, we can know scenarios that could not be more different than those we had visited in the first volume, the author takes us to see the world out of Mars, tells us about the Moon that is the capital of society and the origin Of the dorados
Golden Son, has a slower pace compared to the previous one, you have to make sure not to give up with the first chapters, as subsequent ones begin to become truly interesting, full of intrigue, betrayal, war and adventure.
In this book and in the whole of Brown’s trilogy, we can observe that every detail, however slight and insignificant it may seem, is due to a hidden cause, it is exciting how secrets are revealed, dissolving doubts and everything we have Read is gaining relevance with the general plot.
Golden Son It is perfectly at the level of the previous book, it even surpasses it. As we had noticed in Red Rising, Brown has a great talent for storytelling, for designing scenarios, for creating fantastic worlds, for bringing to life complex and exceptional characters. It has an inventive ability that borders on genius. His book, is an epic roller coaster.