Celaena has survived deadly contests and shattering heartbreak―but at an unspeakable cost. Now, she must travel to a new land to confront her darkest truth . . . a truth about her heritage that could change her life―and her future―forever. Meanwhile, brutal and monstrous forces are gathering on the horizon, intent on enslaving her world. Will Celaena find the strength to not only fight her inner demons, but to take on the evil that is about to be unleashed?
Just like I had predicted at the beginning of the month, it was a LOT of Sarah J Maas. I had a LOT of free time to myself this month and managed to read a TON of books. I’m quite proud of myself!
Today’s Waiting on Wednesday is On the Come Up by Angie Thomas. She’s spent over 70 weeks on the NYT bestseller list with The Hate U Give, which is about to be a blockbuster film this November. I thoroughly enjoyed her debut novel and cannot wait to get my hands on this second book!
The Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly challenge post previously hosted by The Broke and Bookish and now hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl. You can follow along for each weekly post here. This week was a back to school freebie, and I chose to highlight some of the awesome schools that appear in fiction. Here we go!
They killed my mother.
They took our magic.
They tried to bury us.
Now we rise.
Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zélie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls.
Everyone says opposites attract. And they must be right, because there’s no logical reason why I’m so drawn to Colin Fitzgerald. I don’t usually go for tattoo-covered, video-gaming, hockey-playing nerd-jocks who think I’m flighty and superficial. His narrow view of me is the first strike against him. It doesn’t help that he’s buddy-buddy with my brother.