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How The Queen's Thief Stole My Heart

Behold, my favorite series ever.

Most people have trouble picking a favorite book, and I admit, depending on how recently I’ve read other amazing books, I sometimes doubt my go-to answer: … 1,011 more words

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Cover Love (3): The King of Attolia by Megan Whalen Turner

Cover Love is a new feature I’m starting here on the blog and it’s basically me gushing on a book cover I’m crazy about.

I’ll be sharing all the elements I love about the cover. 434 more words

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The Thief

Ages ago–maybe two or three years ago–Anna sent me a Kindle book called The Thief, by Megan Whalen Turner, as a gift. She told me it was YA fantasy/adventure book that she really liked and she thought I would like too. 725 more words

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Review: The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner

Synopsis from Goodreads.

The king’s scholar, the magus, believes he knows the site of an ancient treasure. To attain it for his king, he needs a skillful thief,and he selects Gen from the king’s prison.

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The King of Attolia

4/5 Stars

Sometimes, if you want to change a man’s mind, you change the mind of the man next to him first.”

The Skinny:
Gen has gotten what he ‘wanted’; he is now the King of Attolia. 649 more words

The Thief

2.5/5

The Skinny:
Gen, a young thief, has bragged for the last time. After telling the wrong people (AKA anyone he could) about his most recent theft, he is thrown in the King’s prison. 223 more words

The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner

Oh my, what an enjoyment this book proved to be!

I first heard of this series on a list on tumblr, titled ‘Jerks who love each other’ and hey, it sounded like something I’d enjoy, especially after I found out it features famous thieves and fierce queens. 1,058 more words

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