A book that was disappointingly confusing
an ambitious series finale that kept me avidly reading through to find out how Enne and Levi would survive
A good second book that zooms in on the characters' relationships but doesn't quite stick the landing fully
A book I struggled to get into thanks to incomplete world building and unnecessary POVs
This was such a good finale for this series about con-magic and family.
My favourite entry so far, because it's full of court politics!
Probably my favourite entry so far, thanks to how Kellen grows
Genre: Fantasy Age Range: YA Star Rating: 4 stars Series: yes - 3rd book *SPOILER ALERT: contains SPOILERS for SPELLSLINGER and SHADOWBLACK* Synopsis: I was getting almost as good at running away from enemies as I was at making them in the first place. Turns out, I wasn't running nearly fast enough. Kellen has begun … Continue reading Audiobook Review: CHARMASTER by Sebastien de Castell
Genre: Fantasy Age Range: YA Star Rating: 4 stars Series: yes - second book *SPOILER ALERT: contains SPOILERS for SPELLSLINGER* Synopsis: It's a few months since Kellen left his people behind. Now aged sixteen, Kellen is an outlaw, relying on his wits to keep him alive in the land of the Seven Sands. He misses … Continue reading Audiobook Review: SHADOWBLACK by Sebastien de Castell
A fun book full of the magical thrill of the illicit underworld, but the ending fell a little flat.