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Black Widow by Margaret Stohl
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Marvel's Black Widow is one of the more mysterious and complex characters in the publisher's large catalog of heroes and villains, and while Forever Red goes some ways to delving into her rich backstory, the book largely centers around a couple of teens with unexpected ties to Romanoff.

Author Margaret Stohl captures the essence of the character to perfection, so much so, that Forever Red could easily be a short cinematic experience with all the action and espionage trappings. Coupled with two new characters in Ava and Alex and a consistent frenetic pace, the story never looses traction.

My rating: A solid 3.5/5. I would've rated Forever Red much higher had the story been more Romanoff-centric, which in a way, it was, just not to the extent I had hoped. Definitely work checking out if you're a Marvel fan.
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Reading Progress

December 24, 2018 – Started Reading
December 24, 2018 – Shelved
December 24, 2018 – Shelved as: own
December 24, 2018 – Shelved as: super_hero
December 28, 2018 –
page 152
December 28, 2018 –
page 298
December 29, 2018 – Shelved as: read_2018
December 30, 2018 – Finished Reading

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