Series review: Scarlet (Gaughen, A.C)

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Series name: Scarlet
Author: A.C Gaughen
Number of books: 3 (Scarlet, Lady Thief, Lion Heart)
Started: May 2015
Finished: September 2015
Average rating: 4.3

Favorite book: Lady Thief (book 2)
Favorite character: Scarlet, Rob
Favorite ship: Rob/Scarlet
Favorite quote: “Don’t let a few silly truths muddle up a good story.” (Lady Thief)

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Series review: Septimus Heap (Sage, Angie)

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Series name: Septimus Heap
Author: Angie Sage
Number of books: 7 (MagykFlytePhysikQuesteSyren, DarkeFyre)
Started: unknown year and month
Finished: July 2015
Average rating: 4.57

Favorite book: Darke (book 6)
Favorite character: Alther Mella, Princess Jenna, Marcia Overstrand, Marcellus Pye
Favorite ship: Beetle/Jenna, Marcellus/Marcia
Favorite quote: “”Been having a fight with your blankets, Septimus?” A familiar voice echoed down the chimney. “Looks like you lost,” the voice continued with a chuckle. “Not wise to take on a pair of blankets, lad. One, maybe, but two blankets always gang up on you. Vicious things, blankets.”” (Alther Mella, book #3)

 

Series review: Historical (Day, Sylvia)

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Series name: Historical
Author: Sylvia Day
Number of books: 4 (Seven Years to SinThe Stranger I MarriedPride and PleasureScandalous Liaisons)
Started: June 2015
Finished: July 2015
Average rating: 3.75

Favorite book: Pride and Pleasure (book 3)
Favorite character: Charlotte (book 4), Alistair Caulfield (book 1), Eliza Martin (book 3), Jasper Bond (book 3)
Favorite ship: Jasper/Eliza, Hugh/Charlotte, Lucien/Julienne
Favorite quote: “Socializing with others is more exhausting than refreshing. I have to consider everything I want to say, and then filter it through my mind before I speak so what emerges from my mouth doesn’t offend with its bluntness.” (Eliza Martin, book #3)

Series review: The Mortal Instruments (Clare, Cassandra)

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Series name: The Mortal Instruments
Author: Cassandra Clare
Number of books: 6 (City of Bones, City of Ashes, City of Glass, City of Fallen Angels, City of Lost Souls, City of Heavenly Fire)
Started: 2013 (sometime during the autumn)
Finished: May 2015
Average rating: 4.3

Favorite book: City of Heavenly Fire (book 6)
Favorite character: Magnus Bane, Simon Lewis, Isabelle Lightwood
Favorite ship: Magnus/Alec “Malec”
Favorite quote: “Alec looked down at the shattered pieces in disbelief. “You BROKE my PHONE.”
Jace shrugged. “Guys don’t let other guys keep calling other guys. Okay, that came out wrong. Friends don’t let friends keep calling their exes and hanging up. Seriously. You have to stop.”
Alec looked furious. “So you broke my brand new phone? Thanks a lot.”
Jace smiled serenely and lay back on the grass. “You’re welcome.” (Alec & Jace, book #6)

Series review: The Iron Fey (Kagawa, Julie)

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Series name: The Iron Fey
Author: Julie Kagawa
Number of books: 4 (The Iron King, The Iron Daughter, The Iron Queen, The Iron Knight)
Started: February 2015
Finished: May 2015
Average rating: 3.75

Favorite book: The Iron Knight (book 4)
Favorite character: Robin “Puck” Goodfellow
Favorite ship: Ash/Meghan
Favorite quote: “Geez, you guys. I know I’m popular and all, but seriously, you’re a bit too co-dependent for me. I’m going to need you to step away from my personal bubble.” A wispy vine-woman curled ivy tendrils around his arm, and he sliced through them with his dagger. “No! Bad Wraith! No touchie!” (Puck, The Iron Knight)

Series review: Luxe (Godbersen, Anna)

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Series name: Luxe
Author: Anna Godbersen
Number of books: 4 (The Luxe, Rumors, Envy, Splendor)
Started: November 2014
Finished: April 2015
Average rating: 3.5

Favorite book: Rumors (book 2)
Favorite character: Diana Holland
Favorite ship: Henry/Diana, Leland/Carolina
Favorite quote: “You love her,” Teddy observed quietly. Henry replied with an uncharacteristic lack of irony: “Yes.”
Teddy’s eyes shifted to the plaster interlacing that decorated the ceiling in curlicues. “Lord, you never make it easy, do you.”
“No.” (Henry Schoonmaker & Teddy Cutting, Rumors)

Series review: Fifty Shades Trilogy (James, E.L)

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Series name: Fifty Shades
Author: E.L James
Number of books: 3 (Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker, Fifty Shades Freed)
Started: February 2015
Finished: April 2015
Average rating: 3.7

Favorite book: Fifty Shades Darker (book 2)
Favorite character: Anastasia Steele/Grey
Favorite ship:
Favorite quote: “He’s like several different people in one body. Isn’t that a symptom of schizophrenia? I must Google that.” (Anastasia Steele, Fifty Shades Darker)