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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  - Goodreads

Many plot twists that kept me reading and wanting to find out more. Especially how the two lovers turned out but no real resolution. That killed it for me. If it weren't for the writing, I would have given it two stars. Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

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Again, it felt a little redundant character-wise, but it had some fresh elements that made it better than the second book. Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

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if the feminist propaganda of graceling (which I in no way disagree with) was barely noticable, the message of equality (which I also do not disagree with) in bitterblue was like being hit over the ... Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

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I think I've read this book 3 times I don't even know anymore. Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

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While I enjoyed Graceling a little more than I enjoyed this book, it was a good read overall. Probably my favorite part about this book is that it made me consider aspects of the original story that I ... Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

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I cannot even begin to explain how much i love this series. I would pick up any books that Kristin Cashore wrote so it breaks my heart that she hasn't written any more since then. This is all time my favorite series. Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

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Bitterblue was good, but it was great. After loving Graceling so much, I expected to to fall in love with Bitterblue right away, but it didn't happen. So I stuck with it, but it still didn't happen. I ... Read full review

Review: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm #3)

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So... description I started this damn book in March and wasn't able to pick it up until recently. Reason? I suspected a book slump and as I knew, twenty pages in I just couldn't keep reading. So I ... Read full review

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