Throne of Glass
Meet Celaena Sardothien. Beautiful. Deadly. Destined for greatness. In the dark, filthy salt mines of Endovier, an eighteen-year-old girl is serving a life sentence. She is a trained assassin, the best of her kind, but she made a fatal mistake. She got caught. Young Captain Westfall offers her... show more
Meet Celaena Sardothien.
Beautiful. Deadly. Destined for greatness.
In the dark, filthy salt mines of Endovier, an eighteen-year-old girl is serving a life sentence. She is a trained assassin, the best of her kind, but she made a fatal mistake. She got caught.
Young Captain Westfall offers her a deal: her freedom in return for one huge sacrifice. Celaena must represent the prince in a to-the-death tournament - fighting the most gifted thieves and assassins in the land. Live or die, Celaena will be free. Win or lose, she is about to discover her true destiny. But will her assassin's heart be melted? - See more at: http://www.bloomsbury.com/au/throne-of-glass-9781408832332/#sthash.dRFuchN6.dpuf
Publish date: 07-05-2013
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
Series: Throne of Glass (#1)
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"Your scars are awful" he said, almost whispering. She put a hand on her hip and walked to the dressing room door. "We all bear scars, Dorian.… Mine just happened to be more visible than most." I feel very accomplished, and less like I'm missing out on a significant reading experience, to have fina...
I have to agree with the other reviewers, this is an amazing book. I really enjoyed the characters, the story and Ms. Maas' writing style. The story could actually end right here. Everyone's situation is tidied up and they could all go on their way, so this could be the ending. But, like all good st...
~*Full review on The Bent Bookworm!*~I have done my best to avoid spoilers and there are definitely no plot spoilers! However if you don’t want to know ANYTHING about the characters you might not want to read.[b:Throne of Glass|7896527|Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)|Sarah J. Maas|https://imag...
3.5I had a hard time putting this one down. I gobbled it right up. There were parts where the writing wasn't all that; I wanted more when it came to the different tests. I also thought the pacing was a little weird. It seemed like something I've read before... gentle love triangle, sometimes a feebl...