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Book Quote of the Week

“I feel certain you should not hold yourself responsible for anything that transpired, not that night or any of the nights after. I am young, and, therefore, I know my words only carry a certain weight with the world, but I do know enough to realize you cannot control the actions of others. You can only control what you do with yourself afterward.”

– Renee Ahdieh, The Wrath and the Dawn

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Five Stars, My Favorites, Series, Young Adult

The Rose and the Dagger (The Wrath and the Dawn, #2)

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The Rose and the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh

Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers on April 26, 2016

Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult, Romance, Retellings

Pages: 416

A boy who’d thrived in the shadows.
Now he had to live in the light.
To live . . . fiercely.
To fight for every breath.

More than anything else, I’m so sad to see this series go. Even though it was a fun, exciting, short duology, I’ll miss it so much. And I love it all that much more. Continue reading “The Rose and the Dagger (The Wrath and the Dawn, #2)”

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Five Stars, My Favorites, Series, Young Adult

The Wrath and the Dawn (The Wrath and the Dawn, #1)

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The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers on May 12, 2015

Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult, Romance, Retellings

Pages: 404

“What are you doing to me, you plague of a girl?” he whispered.
“If I’m a plague, then you should keep your distance, unless you plan on being destroyed.” The weapons still in her grasp, she shoved against his chest.
“No.” His hands dropped to her waist. “Destroy me.”

OH. MY. GOD.

THIS BOOK ACTUALLY KILLED ME. Continue reading “The Wrath and the Dawn (The Wrath and the Dawn, #1)”