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Young Adult Fiction
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0

A new favorite!

Oh my. I don't even know what to say about this book and how much I loved it. I wanted to fly through it because it was so good, but didn't want to finish. The pacing was great and while This Savage Song started a bit slow, Our Dark Duet picked up right away.

August. I loved that he was a monster who wanted to be human. He wanted to feel and did have some humanity to him. He cared about everyone around him.

Kate. Her strength and need to fight for the right reasons (mostly) now made me adore her. She was human fighting to keep her humanity and not give in to the chaos.

Sloan and Alice were horrible. I wanted them both to die slow, painful deaths.

Victoria Schwab's creativity is impressive. The monsters were all so different and there were quite a few lessons we could all learn from in these books. It doesn't take a lot for good to turn bad. Some will regret it later on while others will continue to get worse and feed off it. Verity was an interesting city divided between two sides. One for power and control and the other for good and humanity.

And that ending...

Victoria Schwab is now a new favorite.

Good Points
Everything!

Full of action.
Great characters.
Amazing world.
Monsters.
Heartbreaking.
Fast pace.
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