Series: The Queen’s Rising #1
When her seventeenth summer solstice arrives, Brienna desires only two things: to master her passion and to be chosen by a patron. 1,099 more words
The world is not a wish-granting factory.
This is a beautifully-written story about life, death, and the rollercoaster in between. This was my first introduction to the author John Green and I must admit he is an amazing writer, with the ability to build suspense and to hit you in the gut with a dose of raw emotion when you least expect it.191 more words
I listened to this on audible and, it’s hard to not like this one because it’s Meryl Streep narrating. AND IT’S MERYL STREEP!
I will say right up front I found the main character, Rachel, very whiney and shallow, but there was some humor in her whineyness (or maybe it was funny because of the way Meryl acted it). 455 more words