Dorian said smoothly, “You will find, Rolfe, that one does not deal with Celaena Sardothien. One survives her.” ~ Dorian on Celaena/Aelin “I think Maeve likes to collect pretty men.” “Aedoin snorted. “Why not? She has to deal with them for eternity. They might as well be pleasant to look at.” ~ Aedion and […]
The latest trailer for The Last Jedi premiered last Monday. I’m still not as excited for this one as I was for Rogue One. I just didn’t like The Force Awakens, so I’m not as excited for this one. But it does look like some interesting things will be happening.
My favorite quotes from Rebel Rising by Beth Revis, the shorter ones at least. I have seen so much blood, Jyn wanted to say. And I remember the face of everyone who’s died because of me. ~ Jyn thinking about her past. For nothing. In the end, she hadn’t helped Blue or the cause or […]
Rebel Rising focuses on Jyn Erso’s life after Saw rescues her and leading up to her capture by the Empire. This novel filled in a huge gap in Jyn’s backstory. While it did skip from age eight to fourteen, I’m not sure that part would have been very interesting since it states she trained everyday. […]
From Alana: The First Adventure “I’m calling you Alana, when we’re alone,” he said. “I think you should be reminded of who you are.” Alana remembered her monthly cycle and said bitterly, “Fat chance I have of forgetting.” ~ George and Alana on her real name From In The Hand of the Goddess “So you […]
Next up on my Beat the Backlist is the final book in Tamora Pierce’s debut series. Alana journeys to The Roof of the World to obtain the famous Dominion Jewel to bring Tortall glory and prove herself as a night. But all is not right in the world or in Tortall. Trouble is brewing at […]