The Bone Season
The first pick of NBC’s Today Book ClubFeatured in New York, USA Today, and Forbes, and on CNN.com.It appeared on every summer reading list for 2013, from Entertainment Weekly to USA Today. Now, the debut that thrilled readers everywhere is available in paperback. Enter the world of Paige... show more
The first pick of NBC’s Today Book ClubFeatured in New York, USA Today, and Forbes, and on CNN.com.It appeared on every summer reading list for 2013, from Entertainment Weekly to USA Today. Now, the debut that thrilled readers everywhere is available in paperback. Enter the world of Paige Mahoney, a gifted clairvoyant, a “dreamwalker,” in the year 2059. Her natural talents are considered treasonous under the current regime. Snatched away to a secret prison, she encounters another race, the Rephaim, creatures who wish to control the powers of Paige and those like her. One in particular will be assigned as her keeper, her trainer. But his motives are mysterious. To regain her freedom, Paige must learn to trust, in the prison where she is meant to die.
Publish date: May 6th 2014
Pages no: 480
Edition language: English
Series: The Bone Season (#1)
I've owned this book for maybe three years, I bought it with a load of other books and just never got around to it. I finally decided to pick it up because I have the hardback version and it was taking up a lot of room on my TBR shelf! As this suggests, I wasn't overly eager to begin this novel, and...
Ugh, I should have written this forever ago. Now all I recall is really vague and confusing stuff. I recall the end being only so-so, but enjoying the rest and being very keen to read the next book.I recall liking the abilities and the relationship, even though i thought it was a bit predictable. An...
It is the year 2059. Several major world cities are under the control of a security force called Scion. Paige Mahoney works in the criminal underworld of Scion London, part of a secret cell known as the Seven Seals. The work she does is unusual: scouting for information by breaking into others’ mind...
I found this to be an interesting read, but it dragged in some spots so I struggled with with some chapters. I enjoyed this book enough to pick up the next in the series.
An outstanding story! The author manages to create real characters with just bits and pieces and fleshes out her main characters with a flourish. An entirely new kind of magic and world in the future. She even manages a touch of romance at the end. Now, let's see if the second book stands up to the ...