The Raven King

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Scholastic Incorporated, Feb 27, 2018 - Young Adult Fiction - 480 pages
The quest for the Welsh king Glendower is completed, but kings aren't always what they're cracked up to be. Gansey and his friends are now desperate to change what they have come to believe is his fate-to die before the end of the year. They also have to cope with the villainous forces of greed and corruption who descend on their town, RoboBees, and a power-hungry demon. And there's that nagging curse that Blue will kiss her true love and he will die, and she's increasingly certain that Gansey is her heart's desire. Strange revelations about Blue's father and the introduction of a new student, who proves to be a stalwart and trustworthy ally, all help to build to the breathtaking climax. Beyond the imaginative storytelling, the colorful cast of characters, and the looping subplots, Stiefvater has tackled big questions about life and death, power and personal responsibility, dreams and promises, and fate and destiny.

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Review: The Raven King (The Raven Cycle #4)

User Review  - Hadlai - Goodreads

I've finally gathered my thoughts together enough to review this. Let me begin by saying, in other circumstances, this series would get a full five stars from me, but as it is, I must settle for four ... Read full review

Review: The Raven King (The Raven Cycle #4)

User Review  - Kamila - Goodreads

What a beautiful ending to a beautiful series. I'd write more, but it all would be just praising. I want more. It's a shame it had to end... Read full review

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About the author (2018)

Maggie Stiefvater is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the novels Shiver, Linger, Forever, and Sinner. Her novel The Scorpio Races was named a Michael L. Printz Honor Book by the American Library Association. The first book in The Raven Cycle, The Raven Boys, was a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year and the second book, The Dream Thieves, was an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. The third book, Blue Lily, Lily Blue, received five starred reviews. The final book, The Raven King, received four. Her latest book is All the Crooked Saints. She is also an artist and musician. She lives in Virginia with her husband and their two children. You can visit her online at

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