The Bane Chronicles #9 – #11

The Bane Chronicles #9 – #11

The Last Stand of the New York Institute

The Last Stand of the New York Institute (The Bane Chronicles #9) by Cassandra Clare, Sarah Rees Brennan and Maureen Johnson (4 Stars)

Here is a story I didn’t know that I wanted to read about and when I did it was wonderful, satisfying and enlightening. I feel like I’ve learned so much in this one story. It gave the kind of background information that had been missing to make a complete picture. And now I have it.

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The Bane Chronicles #5 – #8

The Bane Chronicles #5 – #8

The Rise of the Hotel Dumort

The Rise of the Hotel Dumort (The Bane Chronicles #5) by Cassandra Clare and Maureen Johnson (4.8 Stars)

New York, Late September 1929. For those who read my edition, this is vital information. As it took me a while to find out the year this story takes place. I started reading, thinking it was 1903, but the fashion, laws, and economic disasters didn’t make sense.

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The Bane Chronicles #1 – #4

The Bane Chronicles #1 – #4

What Really Happened in Peru

What really happened in Peru (The Bane Chronicles #1) by Cassandra Clare and Sarah Rees Brennan (3.8 Stars)

The first thing I noticed while reading was the language; wonderful, old-fashioned, educated language. I really enjoy reading that! It fit the time, expressions used to describe Magnus, and his way of speaking and thinking.

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Library Haul, November 2015

Library Haul, November 2015

So, I went a little crazy on my trips to the library this month. I went a few times, which results in a very big Reading List. Let me share!

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