Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4
What did you like about the book? This final book in the series finds Mare, the lightning girl, still fighting for the Reds and newbloods against the kingdom of Norta and the powerful Silvers. The epic fantasy comes to a thrilling, action-packed conclusion that will not end well for some of the characters. Mare is still dealing with the betrayal of Cal, who chose the Silver throne over his love for her. Meanwhile, Maven, is obsessed with getting Mare for himself. The future of the kingdom and that of the silvers, reds, and newbloods will finally be decided.
Anything you didn’t like about it? No
To whom would you recommend this book? Fans of the Red Queen series will love this final title. It will be enjoyed by those who like fantasy series including The Selection by Keira Cass and The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer.
Who should buy this book? Public Libraries and high school libraries
Where would you shelve it? YA Fiction
Should we (librarians/readers) put this at the top of our “to read” piles? Yes, if you have red the previous three books
Reviewer’s Name, Library (or school), City: Catherine Coyne, Mansfield Public Library, Mansfield, MA
Date of review: 7/18/18