I FINISHED THIS TRILOGY. In three weeks, I might add. And it’s a monster. The second was the longest of the year so far at 518, and then the third (this one) was even longer at 613. BUT I did it, all in June (in compliance with my Summer of Series goal). But, yes, I did. And I’m proud. And I loved this series. So much. I hold this characters is my heart. But let’s talk about the third one specifically: Dreams of Gods and Monsters. I really enjoyed it. Like basically everything good I’ve said in the first two books (here and here) […]
Author: Laini Taylor
Days of Blood and Starlight is the second book in the Daughter of Smoke and Bone trilogy. Like the first, I loved it. Taylor has such a way of building this beautiful, yet horrible world. Normal yet fantastical. Familiar yet entirely new. And the second one didn’t disappoint
I decided to tackle the Daughter of Smoke and Bone series this month for the Summer of Series challenge. And seriously, I am so glad I made that decision. This book was phenomenal. Unlike anything I’ve ever read. It is unique…yet familiar. It has beautifully-crafted language…yet it’s never pretentious. And it has characters whom you care for throughout the entire novel. My only problem is the sudden drop-off of some secondary characters. Now let’s get to it.