Book Review: The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkoski

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Genre: Fiction Age Recommendation: 13 and up I didn’t enjoy this book as much as I enjoyed the one before it because this book was extremely confusing and the ending of this book made no sense whatsoever. ———————————————– Kestrel is getting married in order to honor a deal that she made with her father: in six months, she would either enlist or marry. Her father made this deal, knowing that Kestrel valued her freedom and would never want to be married. However, he underestimated her hatred of the army and her refusal to enlist. … Continue reading Book Review: The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkoski

Book Review: The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Genre: Fiction Age Recommended: 13 and up This book was very captivating and I can’t wait to read the next book in this series: The Winner’s Crime! ———————————————– Kestrel: Kestrel is the daughter of a wealthy ruler of a large kingdom. She loves to gamble with older men and she always beats them in cards. However, her father has always wanted her to join the military. She makes a deal with her father- at the beginning of spring, she will either enlist or marry. One day, Kestrel’s friend, Jess, drags her to a slave … Continue reading Book Review: The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski