The Lone City

Book ReviewThe Jewel

Reviewer's Rating: 
Don't you hate a fence sitter, and yet, this is where this book falls, not bad but not great.
Harper Teen, 2014

I loved the cover of this novel and it didn't sound too blood-sheddy so thought I'd give it a whirl. With the success of the Selection Series by Kiera Cass, there are some copy cats cropping up. The similarities include the wonderful dresses, the high society that touches upon royal interaction, the politics etc. But where this novel differs is delivery. The idea is prime for an intense ride...