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August 11, 2016 (Updated: September 14, 2016)
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Young Adult Fiction
This book destroyed me

This book destroyed me. If it were possible, I would give it a higher rating than 5 stars. Sarah J. Maas has outdone herself here – she has reached the peak in her career where everything she writes now is utter perfection. I really...

August 11, 2016 (Updated: September 14, 2016)
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
A fascinating take on Beauty and the Beast - but with faeries

I binge-read all of Sarah J. Maas’ books in less than two weeks. After I devoured the Throne of Glass series, I wholly dedicated myself to Maas’ new series and was not disappointed. Maas has delivered again. Honestly, I want to sit them woman down and examine...

August 11, 2016 (Updated: September 14, 2016)
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Wholly original and unputdownable

I can’t even begin to explain my love for this book. It was a wholly original storyline with fantastic, loveable characters and incredible world-building. This creative book had me on the edge of my seat for half of the book, while the other half I was left gob-smacked at the...

August 11, 2016 (Updated: September 14, 2016)
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
A refreshing take on the typical YA heroine

Marie Lu’s newest series The Young Elites was everything I had hoped from her and more, and I want to hit past-me for being so hesitant to pick it up. The story is so character-driven and wonderfully developed I found myself gasping in disbelief and excitement continually throughout. What finally...

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