Skip to main content

Glass Sword Mini ARC Review

  Mare Barrow’s blood is red—the color of common folk—but her Silver ability, the power to control lightning, has turned her into a weapon that the royal court tries to control. 

The crown calls her an impossibility, a fake, but as she makes her escape from Maven, the prince—the friend—who betrayed her, Mare uncovers something startling: she is not the only one of her kind.

Pursued by Maven, now a vindictive king, Mare sets out to find and recruit other Red-and-Silver fighters to join in the struggle against her oppressors. 

But Mare finds herself on a deadly path, at risk of becoming exactly the kind of monster she is trying to defeat. 

Will she shatter under the weight of the lives that are the cost of rebellion? Or have treachery and betrayal hardened her forever?





This is the second installment in the Red Queen Series and i am so glad that Harper teen awarded me a copy and that i gave the first book a second chance and loved it. Glass word blew me away, it destroyed me and then built me back up only to lure me into a false sense of Safety. The moral of the story " Anyone can betray anyone" this theme is so strong throughout the series and lawd do you feel all the Betrayal and broken Trust. 

All the characters are already broken, broken hearts and spirits trying to survive in this war of a world especially Mare she is truly broken and she takes man dark turns. I loved loved it, let me just tell you towards the end be prepared to be fully shattered and then when you get to the end yes just like the title says , the Glass sword will shatter and you along with it.

5 Crowns To Glass Sword

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

ARC Review: Nevernight

Nevernight(The Nevernight Chronicles #1)
Jay Kristoff
August 9, 2016
Thomas Dunne Books
Fantasy / Adult


In a land where three suns almost never set, a fledgling killer joins a school of assassins, seeking vengeance against the powers who destroyed her family.

Daughter of an executed traitor, Mia Corvere is barely able to escape her father’s failed rebellion with her life. Alone and friendless, she hides in a city built from the bones of a dead god, hunted by the Senate and her father’s former comrades. But her gift for speaking with the shadows leads her to the door of a retired killer, and a future she never imagined.

Now, Mia is apprenticed to the deadliest flock of assassins in the entire Republic—the Red Church. If she bests her fellow students in contests of steel, poison and the subtle arts, she’ll be inducted among the Blades of the Lady of Blessed Murder, and one step closer to the vengeance she desires. But a killer is loose within the Church’s halls, the bloody secrets of Mia’s pas…

And I Darken ARC Review

This Post is waaaaay late but i have been being lazy and slumpy *is that a word*


No one expects a princess to be brutal. And Lada Dragwlya likes it that way. Ever since she and her gentle younger brother, Radu, were wrenched from their homeland of Wallachia and abandoned by their father to be raised in the Ottoman courts, Lada has known that being ruthless is the key to survival. She and Radu are doomed to act as pawns in a vicious game, an unseen sword hovering over their every move. For the lineage that makes them special also makes them targets.Lada despises the Ottomans and bides her time, planning her vengeance for the day when she can return to Wallachia and claim her birthright. Radu longs only for a place where he feels safe. And when they meet Mehmed, the defiant and lonely son of the sultan, Radu feels that he’s made a true friend—and Lada wonders if she’s finally found someone worthy of her passion.But Mehmed is heir to the very empire that Lada has sworn to fight against—an…

Queen of The Tearling Trilogy Review

The Queen of the Tearling
Erika Johansen
July 8,2014 HarperCollins
Young Adult <Magic <High Fantasy<Dystopia 


An untested young princess must claim her throne, learn to become a queen, and combat a malevolent sorceress in an epic battle between light and darkness in this spectacular debut—the first novel in a trilogy.

Kelsea's quest to save her kingdom and meet her destiny has only just begun. Riddled with mysteries, betrayals, and treacherous battles, Kelsea's journey is a trial by fire that will either forge a legend . . . or destroy her.





The Invasion of the Tearling
Erika Johansen
June 9th,2015 HarperCollins
Young Adult <High Fantasy<Magic<Science Fiction


With each passing day, Kelsea Glynn is growing into her new responsibilities as Queen of the Tearling. By stopping the shipments of slaves to the neighboring kingdom of Mortmesne, she crossed the Red Queen, a brutal ruler whose power derives from dark magic, who is sending her fearsome army into the Tearling to tak…