Series: For Darkness Shows the Stars

Book Review: Across a Star-..

Book Review: Across a Star-Swept Sea

Ever since I finished For Darkness Shows the Stars, I have been on pins and needles awaiting to see what would happen next. With Across a Star-Swept Sea, my initial thought was I was getting a direct sequel, but sadly, that wasn't to be the case. Across a Star-Swept Sea takes place in the same world as For Darkness Shows the Stars, but not the same place. Think of it along the lines of Kristin Cashore's Graceling Realm series. Same world. Just in different places with new characters. At first, this was a little confusing for me. The switching of […]

Posted October 5, 2013
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Book Review: For Darkness Shows the Stars

Heartbreakingly beautiful… unforgettable love story… this is what came to mind as I finished the last pages of one of the most stand out books for 2012. For Darkness Shows the Stars tells the story of Elliot and her childhood friend, Kai. They live in a changed world. A world that is paying the price for past generations who believed in the advancing of science. For Darkness Shows the Stars is loosely based on Jane Austen's Persuasion. Unlike previous remakes, I have nothing to base For Darkness Shows the Stars on. I have never read, nor was I that familiar […]

Posted January 10, 2013
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