The Song Rising by Samantha Shannon


This book… I’ve been waiting for this book for years. Like, at least two years. When it was delayed I thought my heart would break because I had to wait another 5 months for it, and after the reveal at the end of the last book that seemed like a cruel and unusual punishment. For those of you who don’t know, The Song Rising is the third book in The Bone Season septology and the first one to end on what I would consider to be “not a cliffhanger”.  If you’ve read the first two books, you can see my reaction to The Mime Order (spoiler-free) here.

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The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon

M_O_BlackI’ve been looking forward to this book since I finished reading The Bone Season in, something like May/June last year and while the build up was slower in this one than TBS, TMO is definitely a brilliant book, definitely as good, if not better than TBS.

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