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Lament: The Faerie Queen’s Deception

By Maggie Stiefvater

Lament: The Faerie Queen’s Deception

You can view this book's Amazon detail page here.

Tags: faerie, faeries, fantasy, young adult, young adult fantasy

Started reading:
2009-10-30 09:30:50
Finished reading:
2009-11-01 22:31:07

Review

Rating: 7

Although a YA book, the story is remarkably sophisticated, drawing on the tales of faerie and blending it together with various musical aspects and a thoroughly modern setting. I found the role of the main character as a harpist and a “cloverhand” (someone who can see faeries) to be very well done. The darker elements compare favorably with the works of authors like Holly Black.

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