Spensa sogna di diventare pilota di caccia stellari... esattamente come il padre. Ma è proprio l'ombra del padre, tacciato di tradimento e sparito nel nulla dopo un'ultima battaglia con i Krell alieni, che le impedisce di realizzare il suo sogno e di rivelare a tutti il suo dono. Le cose, però, stanno per cambiare. Su Detritus, tutti i ragazzi della sua età si addestrano alla guerra contro quegli alieni sanguinari che hanno distruttole loro astronavi e li tengono ostaggi su quel pianeta spoglio. Ma un giorno, «lassù in cielo, le Cose prenderanno un nuovo corso. Spensa capirà che le cose non stanno come tutti credono e anche suo padre, in realtà...
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Skyward felt like a prelude. The raw energy of the closing pages rattles; I started every sentence without knowing where it was going, half-terrified of where it might end. My heart was still pounding from the airy danger of it, even after the turning of the last page. When I looked up, the bedlam of Leggi tutto
"Just for that, I shall hunt your firstborn and laugh with glee as I tell them of your death in terrible detail, with many unpleasant adjectives!” You know how sometimes you realize you’ve read 500 pages and it was all fluff, nothing really stands out and you can't even remember most of it? Well this Leggi tutto
I am a simple girl. I see Brandon Sanderson... I buy.
THIS WAS AMAZING. I loved the characters, the world, the humor, the action. I'm excited to continue the series.
UPDATE: $1.99 Kindle US 12/20/20 **** Even though I already had the book, I'm impressed a Brandon Sanderson book was in my November Fairyloot!! Click the link under the picture to see the goods. I think I left out a picture of one of the cards! sigh.... THE GOODS I had so many things I wanted to say for Leggi tutto
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“You get to choose who you are. Legacy, memories of the past, can serve us well. But we cannot let them define us. When heritage becomes a box instead of an inspiration, it has gone too far.” Skyward is the start of a brand-new YA Sci-Fi series by Brandon Sanderson. You all know that I lo
Skyward comes out in mass market paperback today! ARC provided by the publisher, Gollancz, in exchange for an honest review. . 4.5 stars. Skyward is a fine example of a Young Adult novel. Once again, I'm in awe of Sanderson who shows he is still at the top of his game. This novel is another hallmark Leggi tutto
I’m fluctuating between a 4 and 5 stars, so 4.5 🌟 for now but damn! I felt robbed by that ending. The scope of this world, the characters and plot is about to get even bigger AND THE EXCITEMENT I FEEL! I don’t understand how he does it. Sanderson can’t do no wrong. THIS is how you write a YA sci-fi/ Leggi tutto
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