Nehemia implies that the king has magic, because how else could he have ruled. I really need to dive into Heir of Fire and Queen of Shadows – my sister has copies and she is bemused over why I haven’t read them so that we can chat about them. Celaena and Chaol hit it off and get together, but then Nehemia gets murdered (CRYING FOREVER) and Celaena blames Chaol for not telling her there had been threats against her. Mort tells her that the king has had that one since he was just twenty years old, and he also confirms the king has one or two of the keys. Then they also talk about Rourke Farran, the asshole who killed Sam in The Assassin’s Blade, and how Farran has been dead for nine months. Celaena promises Nehemia she will free Eyllwe of the King. Below, check out our minute-by-minute “RuPaul’s Drag Race” recap of Season 13, Episode 4 to find out what happened on January 22, beginning at 8/7c. I am not really into Throne of Glass but I guess I’ll try my luck with Crown of Midnight. When Celaena is released, she is completely numb. Archer and Celaena decide to have dinner the next night, and he’s not suspicious at all. your own Pins on Pinterest I haven’t! Yellowlegs threatens to tell her what Dorian came to ask her, so Celaena realizes she has to kill the witch. Celaena arranges a private dinner and then they finally give into their love and kiss and have sex and it’s so sweet. Hmmm. The third felt like it had too many narrators, but I still liked it. If it changed your mind about Celaena then it must be a big leap from Throne of Glass . Celaena learns that Lady Kaltain, the one who poisoned her during her final battle in Throne of Glass, is imprisoned and she goes for a visit. His name is Mort and he tells Celaena that she is now in a position of power and the fate of the world is bound to her. I also was not a big fan of Throne of Glass (I gave it 3.5 or 4 stars, but I enjoyed all the other books more, including The Assassin’s Blade). Celaena has to stand guard during the Royal Ball and she starts dancing on her own because she’s so damn bored, but then Chaol comes outside and they dance together and it’s adorable. Celaena definitely starts to grow on you more as the series progresses. Celaena goes after fucking Archer Finn and stabs him. I was legit scared of her at some points in this book. Archer is a betraying bastard who killed Nehemia, and Celaena kills him. You must finish Queen of Shadows soon! Celaena and Dorian run away trying to fight it and then Dorian uses his MAGIC to lock the creature up again, after Celaena cut off its head, of course. From the throne of glass rules a king with a fist of iron and a soul as black as pitch. I live for angst, might have been why I enjoyed this book so much. Can not for the life of me remember the color of the sky in the portal. Yet Celaena is far from loyal to the crown – a secret she hides from even her most intimate confidantes. The last Crochan Queen cast a curse that the lands would become a wasteland, and it still is. Unfortunately, the Wyrdkey isn’t actually there anymore. Mysterious things are going on: Celaena finds out about an evil creature living in the castle library, and a riddle in Elena’s tomb teaches her about the fact that there are Wyrdkeys to open the Wyrdgate (which basically opens all the realms aka they’re pretty much doomed if the king finds all three keys), and Dorian finds out he has magic. A huge monster is attacking Celaena and she is hurt. I love the roses graphics and the watercolours are a beau! Never judge a series by its first books, guys. Try them! Dorian’s annoying cousin Roland comes to visit. Thse Valg destroyed part of the Gate to create three keys, which meant they could control the evil within. Hopefully I don’t forget anything important. And I am fangirling over the illustration you’ve created! Dorian has to sit through his father’s counsil meetings and he starts getting more and more involved in politics. It seems people either love the first two, or the latest two books – there are no in between XD I LOVE AELIN! ( Log Out /  Nehemia!! Then she runs back to the castle before she passes out from the poison. 20 August 2017. DO IT. The King tells Celaena to kill Archer Finn, a courtesan she used to know from her time with Arobynn Hamel, because the King thinks there’s a secret movement against him (spoiler alert: he’s right). The stairwell has painting of Fae all over it, and the door is locked. YESSS You must try it, I was vehement about my dislike of the first book but it really turns around -especially in book 3! I’ll be posting a wallpaper based off this graphics later on this week so I hope that pleases you! Crown of Midnight Summary. And thank you so much, you are such an amazing artist I get ridiculously happy when I hear you enjoy my graphics XD, I’m almost crying with happiness that Crown of Midnight changed your mind. Reaction – Crown of Midnight *Spoilers Included Posted on March 18, 2019 March 16, 2019 by leilapmorgan Since I’ve recently added some books that were published a while ago to my TBR, I decided that instead of calling them reviews, I’d refer to them as a “reaction,” at least for my purposes. We talked to Sarah about Crown of Midnight things (I couldn't get spoilery though ... Yay, I'm so glad, it was really great to meet you- hope we didn't scare you with the fangirling. She suspects the monster had been human once, because it had a human heart and acted like it as well. It turns out there are catacombs underneath the library leading to the clock tower, which is made entirely of obsidian. Crown of Midnight was definitely a huge step up. The only one without a crown on Team Fillory is Penny (Arjun Gupta) but in all fairness, I don’t think he wants it anyway. Read a full summary of Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas below. Book Review: Crown of Midnight – To Borrow or Buy. If you need a refresher before the sequel is released, this is where you need to be. Also, it’s made entirely of iron, which is the only thing that can keep magic out. Fucking Archer. Please make sure to choose a rating. Crown of Midnight was the book that shattered my heart into pieces and made me cry many times when I least expected it. Bad idea, Dorian. 1 Star - I hated it 2 Stars - I didn't like it 3 Stars - It was OK 4 Stars - I liked it 5 Stars - I loved it. Sarah J. Maas's New York Times bestselling Throne of Glass series reaches new heights in this action-packed, heart-wrenching and fantastically addictive second instalment! I didn’t really see where the series was going to go after I finished ToG, but CoM and all the other books so far have had clear (ish) future directions. I also need to read them so I can join in the squeeing over here! . Dorian has followed her, and he is there when the monster shows up and it’s holy fucking creepy. In fact, I declare this week to be THRONE OF GLASS WEEK! I started LOVING the series in Heir of Fire though, it turned into a more fully fleshed fantasy with that book. I’m glad you enjoyed this more than the first book! Celaena opens the portal and Nehemia appears, telling her that opening portals is dangerous (duh) and that Celaena was one of her bright lights (sobs), and then disappears again. Dungeon, and hang in there even if you don ’ t actually anyone. * dies *, I declare this week will def be ToG week! posting wallpaper. Those who like to toss around names and numbers – and the watercolours are a beau had. 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