So Many Books...
Oct. 19th, 2011
03:08 pm - The Girl of Fire and Thorns
So, I realised the other day that a certain light had gone out of my life, now that I'm not reading ALL THE BOOKS -[just channeling Hyperbole and a Half there, I never read anything like all the books] for our History Book, and enjoying venting spleen in rants that pretty much wrote themselves. So, must stop being lazy and start talking about more of the books I'm just reading, especially when they're books everyone else has read and I want to join in the conversation - or ones I want to get other people to consider reading.
The Girl of Fire and Thorns is pretty firmly in the former category, at least in the YA-reading world. I'd been waiting for it for ages, because of its pre-publication praise by people I trust. Because I'm still pretty lazy, here's the inside jacket description, copy 'n pasted from Goodreads.
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[LJ is being obnoxious, and I may have to post this unedited - apologies for rough-draftness. I think it's the third day I've been trying to work on this and now the keyboard seems to be packing it in too.]
In case it's not clear, there was much I loved about this book,and I'm very much looking forward to the sequel, due out next October.