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.
Format: Kindle Edition
Publish date: 2015-09-29
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Pages no: 479
Edition language: English
Series: The Dregs (#1)
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...
First 3/4 of the book I had the Mission Impossible soundtrack running through my head, then I was humming no more as everything in motion went splat in their faces. You can hear it now can't you. :D It was mission impossible, for these characters,who set out to change their lives by risking their li...
No mourners. No funerals. Kaz and his friends will keep you wondering how they can possibly survive his next brilliant (yet crazy) scheme, even as you are falling in love with these flawed and complex characters. These books were amazing and fantastic. I can't wait to read The Grisha Trilogy ...
Six of Crows can probably best be described as "Oceans Eleven in a fantasy universe." A gang of criminals can get immensely rich, beyond their wildest dreams, if they pull off an impossible crime - in this case, breaking a man out of the world's toughest prison. It manages to be a good read despit...
Well, technically the ebook edition I read came to the end of the book at 77% (sneak peeks of other books, acknowledgements, etc.). Helluva ride and a great book. Lots of dire straits and insurmountable odds. But with characters that get to you. Although, I'm not sure if I really should have r...
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