This is a spoiler free review; there is spoiler section that follows but it is hidden in a spoiler tag. This book might lead to my insanity. When I read the last page of THE RAVEN KING and closed the book, I was a little … dazed. I cycled through various emotions before landing on and running with confusion. THE […]
Author: Maggie Stiefvater
My first novel by Stiefvater was THE SCORPIO RACES, which I fell in love with. Next was The Raven Cycle series, which I also adored. I figured it was about time to go back and read Stiefvater’s earlier hit series, The Wolves of Mercy Falls, especially since I heard so many great things about it. However, I found SHIVER just…average. […]
There is danger in dreaming. But there is even more danger in waking up.
Blue Sargent has found things. For the first time in her life, she has friends she can trust, a group to which she can belong. The Raven Boys have taken her in as one of their own. Their problems have become hers, and her problems have become theirs. Read more »
Now that the ley lines around Cabeswater have been woken, nothing for Ronan, Gansey, Blue, and Adam will be the same.
Ronan, for one, is falling more and more deeply into his dreams, and his dreams are intruding more and more into waking life.
Meanwhile, some very sinister people are looking for some of the same pieces of the Cabeswater puzzle that Gansey is after… Read more »
It is freezing in the churchyard, even before the dead arrive.
Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead walk past. Blue herself never sees them—not until this year, when a boy emerges from the dark and speaks directly to her.
His name is Gansey, and Blue soon discovers that he is a rich student at Aglionby, the local private school. Blue has a policy of staying away from Aglionby boys. Known as Raven Boys, they can only mean trouble. Read more »
THE SCORPIO RACES is one of those rare novels that remind you while you love to read. I did go into it thinking I wouldn’t like it but it ended up blowing me away. “It is the first day of November and so, today, someone will die.” The novel focuses on capaill uisce, water horses, and I throughly enjoyed this […]