Six of Crows
Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price--and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can't pull it off alone...A convict... show more
Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price--and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can't pull it off alone...A convict with a thirst for revenge.A sharpshooter who can't walk away from a wager.A runaway with a privileged past.A spy known as the Wraith.A Heartrender using her magic to survive the slums. A thief with a gift for unlikely escapes. Six dangerous outcasts. One impossible heist. Kaz's crew is the only thing that might stand between the world and destruction--if they don't kill each other first.
Publish date: 2015-09-29
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Pages no: 480
Edition language: English
One of my regrets of reading is when I am on a reading slump and it happened on a book that really is very, very good. Six of Crows is one of the exceptional quest stories I have ever read that I should have read it at one go. Welcome to the Grishaverse, in a place called Ketterdam. A place of inte...
Six of Crows and it's sequel Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo are my favorite books of all time. I have recently bought the books and already read both twice. I would read it a third time but I should read other books instead. I love how the story is told from the perspective of all the main char...
"No mourners. No funerals. Among them, it passed for good luck." CHO CHO CHO. What's that sound you ask? It's the hype train! And guess who's joining the hype train? Me! This book is just as awesome as I was told. There wasn't a moment that wasn't packed with clever scheming, action scenes a...
Spectacular YA Fantasy Heist novel. If you like Leverage or Lies of Locke Lamora, give this a try. Great characters, great setting, fast paces plot with plenty of disastrous missteps and surprises. A warning, you will want to start the second one immediately. I'm only just barely managing to save ...
After having finished “Six of Crows”, I would encourage anyone to consider the potential for SF to help us all drop our lazy assumptions about Realism, mimesis, and how any writing made up of words upon a page ever really relates to or captures some discernible, locatable "real world." As someone wh...