Maggie Stiefvater has beautiful lyrical writing that literally flows.
It really felt like there was no real character development or plot development, just a series of happenings that end as badly as you would expect.
Deirdre's character develops throughout the story and she is the embodiment of the perfect female heroine, unsure, imperfect, smart and real.
This book is a great story if you are looking for somthing to read while you wait fr another book or somthing. Not my favorite but a good time passer.Published 1 month ago by nancy goble
Lament is a really haunting faerie book, very different from what you can expect from the Young Adult faerie books released in the last few years. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Renee
I liked this story a lot. It's something new compared to other fairy-infested myths I've read. I had fun knowing the characters esp James. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Arianne
It was OK.... not great, not bad, but OK. If you like this genre, you will probably like this book.Published 4 months ago by ZAMom
Although the characters are likable and the plot fairly satisfying, this book missed 5 stars because the writing is a bit labored, typical of an early book by a talented author.Published 5 months ago by svmarcin
I loved it. Even though it didn't have a happy ending it was still a great story.Published 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
I was not a fan of this book. The reviews for it are all over the place, but for the most part, people seemed to like it. Read morePublished 6 months ago by How to Rule an Asteroid Reviews
I spent the first half or so of the book trying to figure out exactly what was going on. There was something about the book that felt as if I'd already read it, and something about... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Enchanting Mama
Very well written! Love the author's use of beautiful vocabulary! Storyline was very engaging and kept you wanting to read on!Published 8 months ago by Loves to Read