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Throne of Glass

Maas, Sarah J. (Book - 2012 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
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After she has served a year of hard labor in the salt mines of Endovier for her crimes, Crown Prince Dorian offers eighteen-year-old assassin Celaena Sardothien her freedom on the condition that she act as his champion in a competition to find a new royal assassin.
Authors: Maas, Sarah J.
Title: Throne of glass
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2012
Characteristics: 406 p. :,map ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Sarah J. Maas
Summary: After she has served a year of hard labor in the salt mines of Endovier for her crimes, Crown Prince Dorian offers eighteen-year-old assassin Celaena Sardothien her freedom on the condition that she act as his champion in a competition to find a new royal assassin.
ISBN: 9781599906959
1599906953
Branch Call Number: y MAAS 2012
Subject Headings: Assassins Juvenile fiction Princes Juvenile fiction Courts and courtiers Juvenile fiction Prisoners Juvenile fiction
Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fantasy fiction
Topical Term: Assassins
Princes
Courts and courtiers
Prisoners
LCCN: 2012011229
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After she has served a year of hard labor in the salt mines of Endovier for her crimes, Crown Prince Dorian offers eighteen-year-old assassin Celaena Sardothien her freedom on the condition that she act as his champion in a competition to find a new royal assassin.

Celaena Sardothien is a noted assassin competing to the death against soldiers, assassins, and others to earn the role as the king's champion and eventually her long-denied freedom. First in a series.


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Aug 05, 2014
  • CuddleyBear rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

this is the best series i've ever read!! 5 stars OMG I love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Do yourself a favour. Give this book a shot. You will not regret it.

Jul 13, 2014
  • jayliss rated this: 1.5 stars out of 5.

It’s not a good sign if, instead of actually reading the book, I’d rather be covering up the “GL” on the cover and yelling “BACK THAT THANG UP!”

Which, for the record, still hasn’t gotten old…

Let’s start with the beginning. It’s 8 pages into the book, and Celaena, our heroine, has just met Dorian, the crown prince. To her chagrin, he’s an Adonis. But “Princes are not supposed to be handsome!....This one….this….How unfair of him to be royal and beautiful.” But that’s OK, because she’s already met mysterious handsome guy #2, Chaol. Like, seriously? IT’S PAGE 8. I can understand wanting to cut to the chase, but PAGE 8 IS TOO EARLY FOR A LOVE TRIANGLE.

Full review: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/995093018

i am only half way through and its got me hooked :)

Jul 01, 2014
  • runner_chick rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book is SUPER good!!! Loved it!!

Jun 27, 2014
  • KDoz rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Finally, a REAL fantasy heroine! I must say though that I had my doubts as Caelena was often mentioned as "the assassin" while doing close to nothing that warranted that title...at first...book 2 in the series is even BETTER.

Jun 19, 2014
  • black_owl_71 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I absolutely adored this book. I stayed up all night reading it. She's a bit self centered but it really rounds out her character. This book will entrance you till the end, and make reading the second book a need to do action.

Jun 13, 2014
  • CelaenaSardothien rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I ABSOLUTELY LOVE this book. Some people are annoyed by Celaena's arrogance and vanity but I think it's natural for people to want to look good and just because she is an assassin doesn't make her an exception.

May 28, 2014
  • blue_bear_910 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Great book.

Jan 12, 2014
  • jorbenton rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I absolutely love this book. Some people are bothered by Celaena's cocky attitude, but it just endeared her to me more! The plot and story line are fantastic. I did have issue with all of the blushing going on...get a grip people, you're all adults and one of you kills people for a living. But I so enjoyed the character development and interactions. This is now tied for my favorite series!

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Aug 12, 2014
  • CuddleyBear rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jun 14, 2014
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Jan 20, 2013
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