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Golden Son (Red Rising, #2)
4.45
it was amazing
What. The. Fuck.

http://abitterdraft.com/2015/01/golde...

Hic sunt leones.

When I finished Pierce Brown’s debut Red Rising last year, apart from being
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Dec 28, 2014
Jun 01, 2014
 
A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic, #1)
4.09
it was amazing
I didn't think it was possible, but this was better than Vicious. Holy shit.

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http://abitterdraft.com/2015/02/a-dar...

Victoria Schwab’s 2013 adult de
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Aug 06, 2014
May 28, 2014
 
Sword of Destiny (The Witcher, #2)
4.39
it was amazing
"It's like they said! Geralt! it's like they said! Am I your destiny? Say it! Am I your destiny?"

"You're much more than that, Ciri. Much more."

Fuck. T
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Jan 29, 2016
Jan 17, 2016
 
The Wheel of Osheim (The Red Queen's War, #3)
4.34
it was amazing
Extremely satisfying ending to a great series. I will read every single thing Mark Lawrence writes.
Jan 22, 2017
Jan 03, 2016
 
Saint's Blood (The Greatcoats, #3)
4.30
it was amazing
Magnificent end to a magnificent book. Greatcoats is one of the best, most engrossing ongoing series.

Hells, had I not known that there was a sequel du
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Mar 24, 2017
Sep 24, 2015
 
The Ill-Made Knight (Chivalry, #1)
4.36
really liked it
http://abitterdraft.com/2014/03/the-i...

It seems like every other book that I read is by Christian/Miles Cameron. After finishing The Ill-Made Knight,
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Mar 12, 2014
Jun 18, 2013
 
Between Two Fires
4.01
it was amazing
4.5, if not higher. Dark, profane, blasphemous, and captivating.
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http://abitterdraft.com/2015/07/betwe...

Partway through my Scribd free month wher
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Jul 20, 2015
Jun 20, 2014
 
Kushiel's Dart (Phèdre's Trilogy, #1)
4.04
it was amazing
http://abitterdraft.com/2016/02/kushi...
Well...my expectations were shattered.

There's a stigma at the mention of Kushiel's Dart, where labels do label
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Feb 17, 2016
Feb 02, 2016
 
Traitor's Blade (Greatcoats, #1)
4.07
it was amazing
In celebration of the US release, I reposted my review with the US cover (note: review remains the same): http://abitterdraft.com/2014/07/trait...


Now
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Feb 28, 2014
Nov 25, 2013
 
Nemesis Games (The Expanse, #5)
4.38
it was amazing
Best of the series. We finally got a book with entirely Roci-crew-based PoVs, and shit just goes down every single chapter. The stakes have been amped ...more
Jul 22, 2016
Dec 30, 2015
 
The Emperor's Blades (Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne, #1)
4.14
really liked it

Great characters, great plot, and a rich world that seems like it nearly has the depth of Malazan minus the confusion.
Nov 23, 2013
Jun 18, 2013
 
Hawkwood and the Kings (Monarchies of God, #1-2)
3.95
it was amazing
Since this seems to be getting more attention lately, I'll add this: more people should start reading Kearney!

http://abitterdraft.com/2013/09/hawkw...
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not set
Mar 26, 2013
 
Tigana
4.12
it was amazing
Truly a masterpiece of storytelling.
Apr 24, 2017
Mar 31, 2017
 
The Barrow (The Barrow #1)
3.39
really liked it
Better than I expected and better than the ratings make it seem.

http://abitterdraft.com/2014/04/the-b...

At first glance at the cover and blurb for Mar
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Apr 05, 2014
Oct 29, 2013
 
Dragon Hunters (The Chronicle of the Exile, #2)
3.95
really liked it
I'd put this aside for a while because it wasn't grabbing me, but I picked it back up in anticipation of the final book in the trilogy in September. O ...more
Jun 26, 2016
Feb 02, 2016
 
The Liar's Key (The Red Queen's War, #2)
4.26
it was amazing
http://abitterdraft.com/2015/07/the-l...

After the ghastly events at the end of Prince of Fools, Jalan and Snorri are locked in the northern town of Tr
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Jun 19, 2015
Jun 03, 2015
 
Empire in Black and Gold (Shadows of the Apt, #1)
3.64
it was amazing
I'm sure every reader knows the feeling of starting a book you're skeptical about and being pleasantly surprised. Empire in Black and Gold was that an ...more
Apr 18, 2013
Feb 23, 2013
 
Assassin's Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy, #1)
4.15
really liked it
Damn.

A slow burn but with beautiful prose that made it work. Fantastic characters, from Fitz to Verity to Burrich, and characters you love to hate, l
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Jul 23, 2014
Mar 15, 2013
 
The Aeronaut's Windlass (The Cinder Spires, #1)
4.18
really liked it
Some nice fun action, definitely on board for the series. Euan Morton was a fantastic narrator all around. The only real complaint I have is something ...more
Nov 05, 2015
Jun 29, 2013
 
The Scarlet Tides (Moontide Quartet, #2)
4.24
it was amazing
Long but rarely boring, a 200 page climax, and improving on everything that made Mage's Blood so good.

http://abitterdraft.com/2014/10/the-s...

It’s no
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Oct 02, 2014
Sep 14, 2013
 
The Providence of Fire (Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne, #2)
4.14
it was amazing
Holy Hull. Holy shit. Holy shit. That ending.
Dec 17, 2014
Dec 08, 2014
 
The Falcon Throne (The Tarnished Crown, #1)
3.45
it was ok
Despite enjoying myself while reading this, I got about 3/4 through and simply had no desire to pick it back up. As others have said, it's the same st ...more
Sep 27, 2014
Jul 01, 2014
 
The Autumn Republic (Powder Mage #3)
4.36
liked it
Having thought about this a lot since I finished, I'm fairly disappointed in the ending. Rushed, clean, some poor plot points unexplained. Somewhere b ...more
Feb 11, 2015
Jun 03, 2014
 
War Master's Gate (Shadows of the Apt, #9)
4.22
it was amazing
What an ending. Incredibly high stakes throughout, and the last lines are downright chilling.
Mar 29, 2018
Apr 03, 2015
 
Knight's Shadow (Greatcoats, #2)
4.26
it was amazing
Excellent, excellent book.
Aug 30, 2015
Aug 11, 2014
 
The Dragon's Path (The Dagger and the Coin, #1)
3.78
really liked it
Full review on my blog - http://abitterdraft.blogspot.com/2013...

The Dragon's Path by Dan Abraham was an interesting read for me. I hadn't read the Lo
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Mar 17, 2013
Jan 15, 2013
 
Salute the Dark (Shadows of the Apt, #4)
4.02
it was amazing
Perhaps the single most devastating book I have ever read...
http://abitterdraft.com/2013/09/salut...


After I finished Blood of the Mantis, I immediatel
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Sep 07, 2013
Aug 26, 2013
 
Blood of the Mantis (Shadows of the Apt, #3)
3.92
really liked it
This is easily becoming one of the best series I have ever read.

In my reviews of Empire in Black and Gold and Dragonfly Falling, I wrote of how hesita
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Aug 26, 2013
May 22, 2013
 
Emperor of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #3)
4.26
it was amazing
Full trilogy review:
http://abitterdraft.com/2014/05/the-b...

Wow. I...

Wow.

I think I'll end up reviewing the series as a whole since I don't have review
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May 12, 2014
Apr 23, 2014
 
Morning Star (Red Rising Trilogy, #3)
4.49
really liked it
4.3ish

Son of a bitch, that's how you end a trilogy. After the sour taste the conclusion of Powder Mage left in my mouth, I'm wary of newer authors wra
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Mar 02, 2016
Jul 28, 2015
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