Posts Categorized: third in a series

Review: Bitterblue by Kristin Cashore

2012, Dial Books, Kristin Cashore, review, third in a series, young adult 2 Comments

Bitterblue by Kristin CashorePublisher: DialRelease date: May 1, 2012Source: PurchasedSeries: Graceling Realm I’m not gonna lie, it’s been a few years since I read either Graceling or Fire. And since I have so many books I want to read, re-reading books is no longer a priority when new sequels come out, unfortunately. Maybe if I had reread Graceling, and even maybe Fire, I might have loved Bitterblue. As it was though, I only liked it. Fair warning, this review does contain spoilers, so if you have not read it yet, please do not highlight the next paragraph. It has been… Read more »

Review: Illusions by Aprilynne Pike

2011, Aprilynne Pike, Harper Teen, review, third in a series, young adult 0 Comments

Illusions by Aprilynne PikePublisher: Harper TeenRelease date: May 3, 2011 Source: PurchasedSeries: Wings #3 Laurel hasn’t seen Tamani since she begged him to let her go last year. Though her heart still aches, Laurel is confident that David was the right choice. But just as life is returning to normal, Laurel discovers that a hidden enemy lies in wait. Once again, Laurel must turn to Tamani to protect and guide her, for the danger that now threatens Avalon is one that no faerie thought would ever be possible. And for the first time, Laurel cannot be sure that her side… Read more »

Review: Bloodrose by Andrea Cremer

2012, Andrea Cremer, around the world tours, Philomel, review, third in a series, young adult 3 Comments

Bloodrose by Andrea CremerPublisher: PhilomelRelease date: January 3, 2012Source: Around the World ToursSeries: Nightshade #3 (Final)Purchase: Book Depository The Ultimate Sacrifice. Calla has always welcomed war. But now that the final battle is upon her, there’s more at stake than fighting. There’s saving Ren, even if it incurs Shay’s wrath. There’s keeping Ansel safe, even if he’s been branded a traitor. There’s proving herself as the pack’s alpha, facing unnamable horrors, and ridding the world of the Keepers’ magic once and for all. And then there’s deciding what to do when the war ends. If Calla makes it out alive,… Read more »

Review: The Iron Queen by Julie Kagawa

2011, Harlequin Teen, Julie Kagawa, review, third in a series, young adult 1 Comment

The Iron Queen by Julie KagawaPublisher: Harlequin TeenRelease date: January 25, 2011Source: PurchasedSeries: The Iron Fey #3Purchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:My name is Meghan Chase. I thought it was over. That my time with the fey, the impossible choices I had to make, the sacrifices of those I loved, was behind me. But a storm is approaching, an army of Iron fey that will drag me back, kicking and screaming. Drag me away from the banished prince who’s sworn to stand by my side. Drag me into the core of conflict so powerful, I’m not sure anyone can survive… Read more »

Review: Forever by Maggie Stiefvater

2011, around the world tours, Maggie Stiefvater, review, Scholastic, third in a series, young adult 5 Comments

Forever by Maggie StiefvaterPublisher: Scholastic, Inc.Release date: July 12, 2011Source: Around the World ToursFormat: ARC paperback, 390 pagesSeries: Wolves of Mercy Falls #3(Shiver review, Linger review)Purchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads: The thrilling conclusion to #1 bestselling Shiver trilogy from Maggie Stievater.   In Maggie Stiefvater’s Shiver, Grace and Sam found each other. In Linger, they fought to be together. Now, in Forever, the stakes are even higher than before. Wolves are being hunted. Lives are being threatened. And love is harder and harder to hold on to as death comes closing in. I’ve responded emotionally once or twice before… Read more »

Review: Sirensong by Jenna Black

2011, around the world tours, Jenna Black, review, St Martin's Griffin, third in a series, young adult 1 Comment

Sirensong by Jenna BlackPublisher: St. Martin’s GriffinRelease date: July 5, 2011Source: Around the World ARC ToursFormat: ARC paperback, 336 pagesSeries: Faeriewalker #3Purchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:When Dana is invited to Faerie to be officially presented at the Seelie Court, it’s no easy decision. After all, everyone knows Titania, the Seelie Queen, wants her dead. But Titania claims not to be the one behind the death threats; and her son, Prince Henry, makes the decision a whole lot easier when he suggests Dana might be arrested for (supposedly) conspiring with her aunt Grace to usurp the Seelie throne. So she and her… Read more »