Author: Marie Rutkoski

ARC Book Review: The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkoski

ARC Book Review: The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkoski

Oh, oh, The Winner’s Crime. This is certainly one of the most hyped up young adult series at the moment, and yet again I find myself not necessarily the black sheep – because I do like it – but the puzzled sheep, who really doesn’t understand the raving love for this series. With a slow, slow plot of convenience, with far too much focus on a romance I don’t ship too much, The Winner’s Crime was enjoyable but suffered a bit from middle book syndrome. I think I should be upfront with my main stumbling block for this series: I’m not really invested in the […]

Posted February 26, 2015 by Debby in Reviews / 2 Comments
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ARC Book Review: The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski

ARC Book Review: The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski

The Winner’s Curse is easily the most hyped up 2014 release so far, and it’s not hard to see why. Indeed this book is fantastic, and it will appeal to pretty much every young adult reader out there. Although I feel like the hype did raise my expectations too high, and it was impossible for the book to live up to that perfectly, I definitely loved this book. The Winner’s Curse comes out swinging, with a fantastic main character. Kestrel is extremely intelligent. Though she isn’t that powerful physically, her gift is her mind, which she uses to analyze the people around her and strategize […]

Posted February 17, 2014 by Debby in Reviews / 10 Comments
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