The Kiss of Deception
by Mary E. Pearson
Genre: YA Fantasy
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. Books
Publication Date: July 15th, 2014
There are books that you look forward to reading. There are books you expect to like. There are books you think you will love because they were highly recommended...
...and then there are books that sound interesting and you start reading it...and it UNEXPECTEDLY BLOWS YOU AWAY. This is The Kiss of Deception by Mary E Pearson. It is an extremely worthy component to my RSVP Early To...Club. I had minimal expectations going into it except it was a fantasy and the description sounded right up my alley. I had NO IDEA how f'ing good this book was going to be. The writing style was so FREAKING UNIQUE I was absolutely blown away.
SO! What you need to know about The Kiss of Deception in quick fragmented sentences...
The writing style is unique and amazing and incredible and you will not want to put the book down.
The plot is fast-paced and ever-changing.
The betrayals are present and heart-breaking.
The ending is uh-may-zing.
The mystery is that which will have you foaming at the mouth to figure out the secret.
The heroine is one to root for and fierce as hell.
The world is well-built and the politics are brutal.
The swoons are hard...very hard.
The deception is real...very real.
What do you think? Will you be pre-ordering your copy of The Kiss of Deception??
It's definitely worth the wait...