The Wretched of Muirwood (Muirwood, #1)
Publish date: January 15th 2013
Pages no: 300
Edition language: English
Series: Legends of Muirwood (#1)
I'm An Island...Why do I feel like the boy who called out the emperor for not wearing any clothes? Based on the gushing reviews for this book--for the whole trilogy, really--I bought this book and it's two sequels. I picked it up ready for an instant favorite, oh to find instead an instant disappoin...
There are lots of good things to say about this book: the world is imagined in great detail and well described, it is well plotted, the main character is likeable, brave and compassionate, and the magic system is novel and well thought through. There are storms and babies abandoned on the Abbey step...
A fun light read with potential. Young adult fantasy. I think the rest of the series should be interesting.
I thoroughly, completely, absolutely enjoyed this read.To be honest, it is a typical fantasy with a young heroine overcoming great odds, finding out about her past and the promise of a great future. But it was a great story. I never rolled my eyes, groaned or thought any disparaging remarks. It wa...