Stars Above: A Lunar Chronicles Collection (The Lunar Chronicles)
The enchantment continues. . . . The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories - and secrets - that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did Cinder first arrive in New Beijing? How did the brooding soldier Wolf transform from young man to killer? When did Princess Winter and the palace... show more
The enchantment continues. . . . The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories - and secrets - that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did Cinder first arrive in New Beijing? How did the brooding soldier Wolf transform from young man to killer? When did Princess Winter and the palace guard Jacin realize their destinies?With six stories - two of which have never before been published - and an exclusive never-before-seen excerpt from Marissa Meyer's upcoming novel, Heartless, about the Queen of Hearts from Alice in Wonderland, Stars Above is essential for fans of the bestselling and beloved Lunar Chronicles.
Format: Kindle Edition
Publish date: 2016-02-02
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
Detailed and insightful background snippets on the main cast and a satisfying look forward into their post-Winter future. Nice supplement to the series, with some moments of emotional catharsis and an astonishing peek behind the world-building scenes.
While I liked this collection, it was really unnecessary in pretty much every way. The stories that delved into the characters’ pasts didn’t really add anything, and in a lot of cases we already had the information. The two stories that didn’t dig into the past were really enjoyable. I really liked ...
I kind of felt like Stars Above was okay. I didn’t really enjoy this one except for the short story Something Old, Something New. Although there’s obviously a small part of me that is really happy for these stories I just didn’t really feel much from all of them.If anyone is a Lunar Chronicles fan, ...
I liked some of these short stories more than others, and overall I thought they were all very good. They complemented the books of the Lunar Chronicles, and didn't leave me hating any of the characters (cough, cough, the Selection series) who I enjoyed in the main series, but also didn't make me li...
I'd been looking forward to this book since the day I heard about it. It's always nice to revisit characters you already know and love in new stories. Stars Above is a collection of short stories that let you do just that. Most of them are backstory and critical moments of the main characters from t...