I never really dived into the magical fantasy genre before because I was afraid of how foreign everything will be; how I might not be able to understand and imagine the world created in the book. Then, as I passed by the YA epic fantasy section of the bookstore, I think I heard Leigh Bardugo whisper to me, “That’s because you haven’t read Six of Crows yet,” and after turning the last page of this book, I realized that it’s all in the way the author presents the characters, the world-building, and the plot.
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The only thing you have for measuring what’s real is your mind… so what happens when your mind becomes a pathological liar?
Wow! This book is absolutely brilliant! I can’t even begin to comprehend how much work and research was put into this book in order to deliver and execute Caden Bosch’s journey with this level of intricacy. I dived into this book not really knowing what it’s about and hence not really knowing what to expect. But I was so pleased as I finally came up for air after turning the last page.
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I wondered what that was like, to hold someone’s hand. I bet you could sometimes find all the mysteries of the universe in someone’s hands.
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