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The Bone Season

52 Books in 52 Weeks, Week 36: The Last Dystopian Future?

Catherine McKenzie | Posted 11.09.2013 | Books
Catherine McKenzie

So, The Bone Season's setting and alternate history are quite imaginative. Shannon has created a new language and history in this book, which she throws the reader right into.

52 Books in 52 Weeks, Week 35: Deathly Secrets

Catherine McKenzie | Posted 11.03.2013 | Books
Catherine McKenzie

Moriarty does a good job of creating distinct characters in this novel. Each has a clear voice, a complete history and a clear crisis that needs to be resolved. And the book moves at a crisp pace, the tightly wound plot moving it forward, forward, forward.

The Book We're Talking About

Posted 08.26.2013 | Books

"The Bone Season" by Samantha Shannon Bloomsbury, $24.00 Published on August 20,2013 What is it about? The novel follows a 19-year-old girl wit...

Your Next Dystopian Obsession? Samantha Shannon's The Bone Season

Holly Cara Price | Posted 10.19.2013 | Books
Holly Cara Price

She's 22 and a recent graduate of Oxford University and her debut novel is the flagship of a seven-book series quickly snapped up by the august publis...