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#71: Rogue by Julie Kagawa

Ember Hill left the dragon organization Talon to take her chances with rebel dragon Cobalt and his crew of rogues. But Ember can't forget the sacrifice made for her by the human boy who could have killed her—Garret Xavier Sebastian, a soldier of the dragonslaying Order of St. George, the boy who saved her from a Talon assassin, knowing that by doing so, he'd signed his own death warrant. 

Determined to save Garret from execution, Ember must convince Cobalt to help her break into the Order's headquarters. With assassins after them and Ember's own brother helping Talon with the hunt, the rogues find an unexpected ally in Garret and a new perspective on the underground battle between Talon and St. George. 

A reckoning is brewing and the secrets hidden by both sides are shocking and deadly. Soon Ember must decide: Should she retreat to fight another day…or start an all-out war?

  • Series: The Talon Saga (Book 2)
  • Hardcover: 464 pages
  • Publisher: Harlequin Teen (April 28, 2015)
  • ISBN: 9780373211463


Author Bio:
Born in Sacramento, CA, Julie Kagawa moved to Hawaii at the age of nine. There she learned many things; how to bodyboard, that teachers scream when you put centipedes in their desks, and that writing stories in math class is a great way to kill time. Her teachers were glad to see her graduate.
Julie now lives is Louisville, KY with her husband and furkids. She is the international and NYT bestselling author of The Iron Fey series. Visit her at juliekagawa.com.

My Review of The Iron King
My Review of Winter's Passage
My Review of The Iron Daughter
My Review of Summer's Crossing
My Review of The Iron Queen
My Review of The Iron Knight
My Review of Iron's Prophecy
My Review of The Lost Prince
My Review of The Iron Traitor
My Review of The Immortal Rules
My Review of The Eternity Cure
My Review of The Forever Song
My Review of Talon

REVIEW:
Exciting!
This book from start to finish was full of adventure and edgy drama. I liked how fast-paced this second book in the series was compared to the first. The first book feels more like an intro into the story now.
Ember is a more likable character now too. She was way too naive in the first book, and in this book, the naivety seems gone. She is smart, strong and fearless. I like that in a lead character, male or female. I just wish she'd forget about Garrett and get with Cobalt already. The chemistry between them is heavy and unmistakable. 
From the sounds of the goings on in this book, the next book, Solider, sounds equally exciting. Hunting down a traitor spells suspense, action and adventure to me so I can't wait. I just hope it doesn't disappoint!

4.5/5


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