A 60 Second Review by Anne Brees
Genre – Young Adult Fantasy
Summary – Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price—and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can’t pull it off alone…
(Summary from GoodReads)
Initial Thoughts – I had heard a lot about this book. There are raves about story and the cover and the STAINED PAGES. I’m glad I listened to the praise because this book was totally worth it.
Plot – ★★★★★ You know those wonderful books where all those random things that are mentioned suddenly pull together perfectly at the end? This was one of those books and I loved every second of it.
Characters – ★★★★★ I loved every single character in this story. Even the ones that I should’t have. Because they were perfectly imperfect.
Story world – ★★★★★The culture, the geography, the people, everything was flawless.
Style – ★★★★★ Bardugo’s style was flawless. Metaphors were seamlessly weaved into the story into a beautiful prose.
Closing Thoughts – Definitely pick up this book on your next time to the bookstore. Besides, the stained pages will look beautiful on your shelf.
(summary and cover from GoodReads)