Dy's Take

May 27, 2008

The Sweet, Far Thing by Libba Bray

Filed under: ChickLit,Fantasy,Historical Fiction,YA — Dy @ 10:28

( 31 )

This was the last in a trilogy, that, IMO, was far too long. Everything in the book seemed important at the time, but it very much felt like it was taking far too long. I think it may have suffered from an overabundance of description.

I enjoyed them, but calling these YA is debatable. I felt that way after I read the first one and realized how dark it was. Torture and human sacrifice for teens? Even wrapped in a pretty Victoriana wrapper, is still torture and human sacrifice. I enjoyed these, but doubt I’ll read them again unless I need to for J.


Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: