Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo book review by Eleni

Author: Leigh Bardugo.
Release Date: June 5th 2012
Publisher: Henry Colt and Co.
Series: The Grisha (bk 1)
Pages: 358
Rating: Dropped
Buy at: Barnes and Noble, Amazon

The Shadow Fold, a swathe of impenetrable darkness, crawling with monsters that feast on human flesh, is slowly destroying the once-great nation of Ravka.

Alina, a pale, lonely orphan, discovers a unique power that thrusts her into the lavish world of the kingdom’s magical elite—the Grisha. Could she be the key to unravelling the dark fabric of the Shadow Fold and setting Ravka free?

The Darkling, a creature of seductive charm and terrifying power, leader of the Grisha. If Alina is to fulfill her destiny, she must discover how to unlock her gift and face up to her dangerous attraction to him.

But what of Mal, Alina’s childhood best friend? As Alina contemplates her dazzling new future, why can’t she ever quite forget him?


Some of you will probably condemn me for not finishing this book. I can't make a full review because  didn't read the whole thing but i have to say that it is well written but not my style. At all. I couldn't even push myself to page fifty for that matter. 

It will appeal to all of the fantasy readers out there and i really hope you will enjoy it more than i did.

I won't promise anything but i will try to come back to this book somewhere in the future.

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