Book Review: The Favorite by Kiera Cass (A Selection novella (Book 2.75))

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Genre: Fiction Age Recommended: 13 and up This book was a little too short, hitting barely 40 pages in eBook format; I felt that it was the opposite of some of the other novellas which were too long and regurgitated the plot. This book, however, showed us events in a new perspective and I really enjoyed reading it. ——————————————– Marlee has committed a crime. She has fallen in love. With someone other than the prince. Marlee is at the Selection, an event that occurs when girls compete for the prince’s hand in marriage. However, Marlee … Continue reading Book Review: The Favorite by Kiera Cass (A Selection novella (Book 2.75))

Book Review: The Prince by Kiera Cass (A Selection Novella)

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Genre: Fiction Age Recommended: 13 and up This book was extremely short and I felt that a lot of the content was the same as the Selection. I don’t understand why the author would copy and paste scenes from her book to make a novella. Nevertheless, it was an interesting read. —————————————– Prince Maxon must choose a wife from 35 eligible girls. This process is known as the Selection. When a heir to the kingdom comes of age, it is customary to hold a Selection to choose his future wife. However, Maxon isn’t open to … Continue reading Book Review: The Prince by Kiera Cass (A Selection Novella)

Book Review: The Queen by Kiera Cass (A Selection Novella)

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Genre: Fiction Age Recommended: 14 and up I felt that this book wasn’t really relevant to the whole series besides adding some background to the story of the current queen. However, I still enjoyed the book! The story was very well written and I loved all the characters. I wouldn’t recommend reading this book before reading the series but it’s definitely fun reading after! ———————————————– Amberly is one of the contestants of the Selection. She has loved the prince for as long as she can remember and getting selected was a dream come true. When … Continue reading Book Review: The Queen by Kiera Cass (A Selection Novella)