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BITTERBLUE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Building on the plots and themes of the award-winning Graceling (2008) and its companion Fire (2009), this rich and poignant fantasy grapples with the messy aftermath of destroying an evil overlord.Nine years after Bitterblue took the crown, the young queen and her realm are still struggling to come to terms with the monstrous legacy of her father, the insane, mind-controlling Leck. How can she ... Read full review

Review: Bitterblue

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Benjamin Boche

Bitterblue was only a girl of eight when her father, King Leck, reigned supreme in Monsea, one of the seven kingdoms. King Leck was graced with the ability to make people think and behave however he wanted them to, and the people in the kingdom of Monsea suffered under this terrible spell, often unaware of the crimes and atrocities they were committing. Only after Katsa, a young woman graced with ... Read full review

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Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

User Review  - Becca - Goodreads

There are two things I need to say before I write this review. The first thing is that I LIKED the book...I really did! The second is that I came in with high expectations. I enjoyed Graceling enough ... Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

User Review  - Sara O - Goodreads

Horribly disappointing! Maybe I wouldn't feel so harshly about BITTERBLUE if I hadn't loved GRACELING so much. Whereas GRACELING was kinetic and fun, BITTERBLUE was beyond boring! I couldn't care ... Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

User Review  - Amanda - Vivalabooks - Goodreads

You do not know how long I've been waiting for this book! Graceling and Fire are probably one of my favorite books ever. Plus, Kristin Cashore's writing is so beautiful and I've been captivated into ... Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

User Review  - Nicole Wallace - Goodreads

I loved this book a lot. Unlike the other books in the series it focuses more on politics and is much darker. Truthfully it reads more like an adult novel in someways than it does an young adult novel ... Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

User Review  - CHOMP Potatoes - Goodreads

JUST GOT IT!!!! IT'S GORGEOUS CAN'T WAIT TO READ IT!!!!! I'm sorry Bitterblue, you are being put aside because I most finish my library books. You must ever so forgive me. | | | V Disappointed how this turned out. Would've gave this 2 stars but the ending changed my mind. Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

User Review  - Christine Riccio - Goodreads

Moved pretty slow, but I enjoyed seeing how the kingdom/Katsa and Po are doing post Graceling. I think some parts could have been shortened, lengthy sections about decoding and puzzle breaking dragged ... Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

User Review  - Tabi (Ron Paul 2012) - Goodreads

Have to say....this book was the best of the series. I really liked it actually! XD Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

User Review  - Cinda - Goodreads

I read for an hour each morning while I work out. This was one of those books that made me forget I was exercising--and that's high praise. The author, Kristin Cashore, said she had trouble letting go of Bitterblue. I did, too. Read full review

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