Book Review: The Cursed Sea by Lauren DeStefano (4/5)

My overall reaction - okay.   I loved The Glass Spare (the first in this duology) but this installment felt a bit detached from the first in terms of pacing, character arcs, and plot. To recap, The Glass Spare followed Wil, the spare heir and princess to the northern kingdom. She develops the power to turn … Continue reading Book Review: The Cursed Sea by Lauren DeStefano (4/5)

Book Review: The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano (4/5)

Wil Heidle, the only daughter of the king of the world’s wealthiest nation, has grown up in the shadows. Kept hidden from the world in order to serve as a spy for her father—whose obsession with building his empire is causing a war—Wil wants nothing more than to explore the world beyond her kingdom, if … Continue reading Book Review: The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano (4/5)