The Cruel Prince by Holly Black Review

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black was on my wish-list for a while due to all the love for it that I saw on bookstagram and because I re-read Holly Black’s book Tithe recently. I don’t read a lot of YA fantasy but since reading and loving the A Court of Thorns and Roses series by Sarah J Maas based on bookstagrammers’ recommendations, I thought I would give The Cruel Prince a try.

If you don’t want to know anything at all about this book, don’t read on. I am going to reveal a tiny bit of plot that occurs in the first few chapters.

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black, ISBN 9781471407031, 384 pp, Pub Jan 2018

Set in the world of Faerie, the story is told from the point-of-view of Jude who is a human girl living in this world with her twin sister Taryn, half-faerie sister Vivi and Vivi’s faerie father General Madoc and his second wife and son Oak. Continue reading