In Alloy of Law, author Brandon Sanderson returns to Scadrial, the scene of his well-regarded Mistborn trilogy, but casts his action forward three hundred years. Electric lights now illuminate the streets and buildings soar into the skies. But in the frontier lands known as the Roughs, disorder and misrule prevails. Wax Ladrian and his partner Wayne, “twinborn,” in Allomantic and Feruchemical magic, use their powers to bring order and justice to the roughs. When called to the city. Wax will find himself up against still graver threats. The story continues in Shadows of Self.