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.
Kaz's crew are the only ones who might stand between the world and destruction—if they don't kill each other first.
Publish date: 2015
Pages no: 462
Edition language: English
Series: The Dregs (#1)
"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...
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 ...