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TitleThe Darkest Part of the Forest
AuthorHolly Black
ISBN0316213071
ImprintHolly Black Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatHardcover
Pages336

Description

Children can have a cruel, absolute sense of justice Children can kill a monster and feel quite proud of themselves A girl can look at her brother and believe they re destined to be a knight and a bard who battle evil She can believe she s found the thing she s been made for.Hazel lives with her brother, Ben, in the strange town of Fairfold where humans and fae exist side by side The faeries seemingly harmless magic attracts tourists, but Hazel knows how dangerous they can be, and she knows how to stop them Or she did, once.At the center of it all, there is a glass coffin in the woods It rests right on the ground and in it sleeps a boy with horns on his head and ears as pointed as knives Hazel and Ben were both in love with him as children The boy has slept there for generations, never waking.Until one day, he does As the world turns upside down, Hazel tries to remember her years pretending to be a knight But swept up in new love, shifting loyalties, and the fresh sting of betrayal, will it be enough

Reviews

Kat O&

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

After finishing this, I feel I can declare that Holly Black is fantastic at writing paranormal standalones She crafts an awesome world, fills it with strong characters, and then ties it all together with an engaging story that doesn t rely on sequels to be satisfying I love Holly Black s writing sty... (Sign in to see more)


softlykaz

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

I feel like my life is just a constant cycle of finally getting past the book I was obsessing about and then immediately finding another book to obsess aboutMy heart is growing a lot and I want to cover this story and these characters in it This book made me want to lie down on the forest floor for ... (Sign in to see more)


Catriona (LittleBookOwl)

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

This was such a satisfying read I started this not knowing pretty much anything about the book and I m so glad I didn t read into the synopsis It was such a fun and enjoyable read.


Lola Reviewer

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

Down a path worn into the woods, past a stream and a hollowed out log full of pill bugs and termites, was a glass of coffin It rested right on the ground and in it slept a boy with horns on his head and ears as pointed as knives Holly Black has written a considerable amount of books, but this is the... (Sign in to see more)


Emily May

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

Oh book, you make it so difficult to rate you.The thing about Holly Black is that she writes in very different styles Before I read White Cat, I tried the first of her Faerie books Tithe really didn t get into it , and her Spiderwick Chronicles cute kids books but not really my thing T... (Sign in to see more)


Virginia Ronan ♥ Herondale ♥

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

They were in love with him because he was a prince and a faerie and magical and you were supposed to love princes and faeries and magic people This LINE It resonated so much with me when I read the book It describes my love for faeries in the best possible way and I can t thank Holly Black... (Sign in to see more)


Lia Bonnibel

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

Down a path worn into the woods, past a stream and a hollowed out log full of pill bugs and termites, was a glass coffin It rested right on the ground, and in it slept a boy with horns on his head and ears as pointed as knives. First time reading Holly Black and I m not disappointed.I was a ... (Sign in to see more)


Melanie

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

Once, there was a girl who vowed she would save everyone in the world, but forgot herself This was such a whimsical and beautiful story about a sleepy little down named Fairfold, who has a pact with all the faeries that if the fae leave them alone, all the tourists are free game But why wou... (Sign in to see more)


may ➹

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

I thought there would be gay fae and I am sever in ely disappointed that there wasn t3.5 stars, RTC


C.G. Drews

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black

This book.OH, SWEET FAIRY BREAD, THIS BOOK WAS BEYOND FANTASTICALLY AMAZING I expected to like it after reading The Coldest Girl in Coldtown and White Cat which have quickly risen to my favourite books category But adore it this much It was so beautiful, so powerful, so intriguing and fantastical an... (Sign in to see more)


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