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The Swan Riders by Erin Bow
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it was amazing
bookshelves: 2016-favorites, 2016-reviews, all-time-favorites, diverse-books, recommend

I’m not even sure where to begin with “The Swan Riders” aside from saying that Erin Bow somehow managed to outdo “The Scorpion Rules.”

I don’t want to write much because almost everything in the book is unexpected. It’s excellent. Great character development; non-stop plot. There is also a very healthy dose of existentialism, which is always a plus to me. A bonus was that it had some parts that scared nightmares into me. In something that very rarely occurs, the story could stop with this book or keep going, and either would be perfect. I’m hoping for the latter, of course.

I recommend “The Swan Riders” to anyone who enjoyed “The Scorpion Rules.” If you haven’t read either, please pick up the series if you’re a fan of intelligent dystopias and very diverse books.

This honest review is based upon a complimentary copy provided by the publisher.
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Reading Progress

August 1, 2016 – Started Reading
August 1, 2016 – Finished Reading
September 1, 2016 – Shelved
September 1, 2016 – Shelved as: 2016-reviews
September 1, 2016 – Shelved as: 2016-favorites
September 1, 2016 – Shelved as: all-time-favorites
September 1, 2016 – Shelved as: diverse-books
September 1, 2016 – Shelved as: recommend

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