Books Iron Gold by Pierce Brown Hardcover, 601 pages, Del Rey, List Price: $28 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleIron GoldAuthorPierce Brown Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary A first entry in a new trilogy set 10 years after the events of Morning Star finds Darrow and the Rising battling the remaining Gold loyalist forces in order to abolish the color-coded caste system — only to be challenged by dangerous new enemies. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Also by Pierce Brown Dark Age Golden Son Morning Star Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Iron Gold NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2018's Great Reads November 27, 2018 The Book Concierge is back! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews 10 Years After The Rising, 'Iron Gold' Asks: What Now? January 21, 2018 Pierce Brown's rip-roaring Romans-in-space series Red Rising seemed to come to a triumphant end with last year's Morning Star. But what was the cost of that triumph, and where will it lead?