Thursday, August 18, 2016
Throwback Thursday: A Great and Terrible Beauty
In which I share vague recollections of books I read long ago that have stuck with me.
I loved this book so much! The story and the characters and the writing all came together to create such an immersive experience. I read this probably ten years ago and still remember how much I loved it. Immediately after finishing I grabbed the second one, Rebel Angels, which I also loved. I had to wait for the next book to come out, but by the time The Sweet Far Thing was released a couple of years later I had forgotten enough that I felt like I should re-read the first two before tackling it. And that's where it all ended.
I still have fantasies that someday I'll re-read the whole series, and I think it would really be worth it. I'd love to relive the first two books and finally experience the conclusion. Maybe some day when I'm caught up on everything else I want to read...
Labels: gemma doyle, great and terrible beauty, libba bray, series, throwback thursday, YA, young adult
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