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You don’t really see YA authors going around view spoiler [killing off love interests. She is most certainly not the petty mean girl you think she’ll be when you first meet her in A Great and Terrible Beauty. One of my favorite passages from this book is below: Dulcd tend to get a little annoyed when authors spend paragraph upon paragraph telling me what they want to say.

I fear I’ll never get over that. The underlying idea of these books is women’s independence, I get it. Gemma is in charge of all this magic and is supposed to be protecting it and making decisions regarding the realms and she and Felicity and Anne are going through a variety of issues at home, but they just play with the magic. The others have had lejanl dark lejnao, but this was definitely the darkest of the lot.

Llibba, Libba Bray has a lovely, poetic writing style. If you long for something different than what society thinks you should, you’ll identify with Gemma’s continuing plight, feeling stifled by the corsets and aristocratic manners of Victorian England. He wavers between not speaking to Gemma at all and passionately confessing his love for her, though Gemma can’t afford to be caught with him.

Nobody can deny this. What if brah the path of the magic opened new doors for the Winterlands?

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For the romantics, there are some really beautiful scenes between Gemma and Kartik. As the story unfolds, Gemma discovers that nothing, and noone, is as they seem. They suffer no consequences from doing this. Felicity takes both my hands in hers. I do not wish to live this way. Yes, this book is a really, really long one, but Bray likes her descriptions and her character development. Sep 11, Hailey HaileyinBookland rated it liked it Shelves: But her path is extremely predictable.


One moment at a time. It frustrated me more than anything.

Jan 13, Eshusdaughter rated it it was amazing Shelves: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Ultimately, I didn’t really care what happened to any of the characters, and the supposed-to-be-heart-wrenching twist towards the end did not wrench my heart – but I did manage to roll my eyes.

She allows them to triumph, to fall, to realize truth and embrace lies. You will have to read to find out what that means. Ann is unhappy with her own lack lejaho charisma or physical beauty, verging on despair that her soaring singing voice won’t save her from becoming a weary governess disrespected by the children sulce her care.

It is the series that made me not just love books but into a reader.

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I was also pleased with how Libba turned Fowlson from view spoiler [devious bad guy to reluctant good guy. Although it was slow in parts, I still enjoyed dulfe this book and I recommend this to those who haven’t read this series. Why is it necessary for someone to die? With that said, this book is a great book, especially the ending.

Books by Libba Bray. Although I rather enjoyed the underlying storyline of Gemma and Kartik, which is just one of many that dukce this tale.

My three worst habits are overeating, self-doubt, and the frequent use of the “f” word. View all 27 comments. There were enough good things that I finished the book, oibba I definitely would not recommend it to anyone.


Molino July 9, Publication Date: My least favorite word is “maybe. Now, as Gemma approaches her London debut, the time has come to test these bonds. I am very frustrated by how poorly the magic of the realms was understood. Or, it is a well written story when your own heart beats against your ribcage when the main protagonist is feeling love, fear, or anger.

Thus his death is pointless in my opinion. Libbs a customer review. The whole series is bittersweet, and I love it all the more for that very reason.

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Gemma and Felicity, most markedly, do not want to fall victim to the rank and classification system in regards to being female. Not only because it was pages but because SO much happened. Gemma’s books have never been about romance for me. The other girls du,ce total turds for most of the book though. Gemma must carry around the responsibility of the magic, figure out whom she can trust, try to help her friends and also work toward her debut season!

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This third book is unnecessarily full of numerous subplots, redundant scenes, and pages of feminist propaganda. I look forward to reading whatever Libba Bray writes next, but can’t imagine a character being a strong, confused, and brave as Gemma.

At work I always tell people that this trilogy is a mix between Harry Potter and the Twilight series, and Circe was Snapelike in my opinion. Power in the realms can corrupt a soul beyond recognition, and one twisted antagonist is fighting harder than anyone to stymie Gemma’s efforts to restore peace.