While this blog post will also contain my review for Leigh Bardugo's Six of Crows, it will also contain subject matter some reader my find triggering. Therefore, there is a content warning for suicide and suicidal ideation.
With the excitement surrounding tomorrow's release of King of Scars, I've seen a number of people asking "Do I need to read The Grisha Trilogy first?" As a huge fan of Nikolai, my answer is yes, but the series is definitely not for everyone. So here's an abridged guide to the books.
So if you know a single thing about me, you know just how much I adore my sweet sobachka, Nikolaj Lantsov of Leigh Bardugo's Grisha Trilogy. He is honestly the best part about the series and after finally finishing Ruin & Rising earlier this year, all I could think was "Nikolaj deserved better". I just about died when Leigh announced... Continue Reading →
After about three years, I've finally finished reading Leigh Bardugo's Grisha Trilogy. I'll start this post with a quick review of Ruin & Rising and then move onto an over-all review of the series. WARNING: This will contain spoilers. Ruin & Rising The Story In the last book of The Grisha Trilogy, we follow Alina on her hunt for... Continue Reading →