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The Crown’s Fate by Evelyn Skye
Some of you know how I feel about this book, It’s quick disappointing. Man! I really wanted to love this book. I really did, I loved The Crown’s Game, I had anticipated this book since last year. I feel conflicted about the ending, I feel like the message was just wrong.
I mean, I get it! You have to forgive but holy crap, dude. NOT after what went down. There are just certain things that can’t be forgiven and repercussions have to be taken.
The Crown’s Fate was a good story to a point, for me. In all seriousness, this book could’ve ended at half point. There were some things that I felt were just thrown into the story just for filler.
Like, there’s this certain part that I thought was a mistake. Which wasn’t, but I was confused the whole time while reading it, because it wasn’t explained and when it was it was so vague and quick.
I also felt like there really wasn’t’ a lot of magic happening in this story. It was basically parties, falling petals in the sky and characters dealing with their feels.
Some of the characters involved throughout the book I really can’t go into or I’ll give stuff away. But some grow and learn about themselves, Others finally reveal who they truly felt about others, which I was total surprise about. But one character, I felt didn’t get a great ending, I felt that this person was forced into doing what they did because they were scared and manipulated, I felt it was unsolved and wished there was more to that character.
The plot was engaging at points. I felt the story was only plot-driven because I was eager and wanted to see where the whole plot was going. But to be fair, It was a bit disappointing.
I guess I was looking for more magic, war and even revenge maybe? It was a slow, sad and at times boring read.
For myself, the ending wasn’t satisfying, I feel like the ending was quickly wrapped up. When throughout the whole story it was being built up to finally have a mediocre ending. (ran out of steam) Like I said above what happens at the end shouldn’t have been justified. I feel like this book is basically saying. No matter what bad things you do in life. It’s ok, you can be forgiving and everything will be ok.
Well, you know what in certain books and depending on the situation sure, I love that message. However, this particular story no. I just can’t agree with it, I can’t recommend this book to my students there’s just no way. I’m basically approving the message and I’m not comfortable with that.