[The Mortal Word] Free ¼ Genevieve Cogman
The Moon and the Thorn oAlso interesting I ideaf the library and it s ambiguous involvement in each book s crisis I still have no idea if #It Is A Mostly Good #is a mostly good bad place Each individual book plot They are all different and episodic in natureButI want to feel attached to the characters at book five and it just isn t happening for meI think part f the issue is that it does feel episodic in nature and so this could be any three people each new book I don t feel like I have emotions for the characters carrying ver from the prior books
Then There Is Thethere is the that we don t every really dig any deeper into the characters beyond the surface layer For example we find The Schooled Society out something about Irene s parents in book two that I m dying for her to have a conversation with them about But now it is book 5 and even though they are physically close to Irene there is still no contact with them in this book I feel like there are multiple things like this just thrown in and then never resolvedThe premise is a goodne Irene is the Library s investigator to a secret delegation trying to work Nude Pussy Amateur Girls Closeup Erotic Photo Book Full Nudity Uncensored Striptease Pictures with sexy Girls: Horny nude girl photography out a peace treaty between Dragon s and the Fae whenne Whooo-Ku of the Dragon s is killed Vale is also tapped to be in the mix becausef his great detective skills and Kai finds a way to be close by as well I love that the team is all back together for this There is a murder to be solved and a peace conference to save Even Silver gets to make an appearance at the Fae representation in the investigationsThe thing I liked the most in this book was probably the Fae Princess and how her architype worked I enjoy how the Fae interact in the world like the Fairy Tales they are pulled Kayla Eli Discover Jazz outf The Dragon culture is interesting but it isn t nearly as playful and fun as any f the Fae characters that we have seenAt least the who will win Irene for the time being is answered in this book and I appreciate that even if I would have liked a smidge depth to that as wellOverall I enjoy the series and it is an easy read but I m just looking for a little connection to the characters This review can also be found at Carole s Random Life in BooksThis was another great installment in the Invisible Library series I have really enjoyed all f the previous books in this the Invisible Library series I have really enjoyed all Einsteins Generation of the previous books in this so I was really excited to read this new installment This is the fifth book in the series and I do think that this is a series that is best read inrder I had a great time jumping back into this complex set Engendering Song of worlds and thought that the story was very well doneIn Parisf a neutral world peace talks are being held between the dragons and Fae with the Library s help When an important dragon is found murdered Vale along with Irene are asked to travel to that world to investigate the murder Kai goes ahead to help and be with his uncle a Dragon King They are uickly buried in a complex and far reaching mystery that will have a great impact Come Hell or High Water on the peace talks I think that I grow to love this groupf characters a little bit with each book Irene is amazing She is dedicated to doing what is right and getting the job done The Great Railway Bazaar often at great risk to herself I was happy to see that Vale plays such an important role in this book He is such a skilled detective that is able to see what mostthers would miss He insists Rue Marquis De Sade on doing the job in the best manner possible and will not compromise himself for anyone else in any circumstance Kai is incredibly strong butften underestimated He is very supportive Five Farthings of Irene and has no problem deferring to her judgment I thought that this mystery was very complex and well executed Since the murderccurs at a political event there are a lot My Rocky Romance Diary (Diaries of Kelly Ann, of Fae dragon and Library politics wrapped up into the mystery There were so many factors at play and individuals that seemed less than trustworthy I love howriginal each book in this series is since they are all set in worlds with their Historias de cronopios y de famas own setf rules The special abilities Pope Francis of the Fae dragons and Librarians always seem to keep things interesting I really enjoy the way that Irene is able to apply the usef the Library s Language to each situation and think Redemption (Amos Decker, on her feet There are a whole lotf exciting scenes to keep this ne interestingI would recommend this series to thers It is such a well done series with great characters and remarkable world building I cannot wait to read Harry Potter Series Box Set (Harry Potter, of Irene Kai and Vale s adventures in future installments I received a digita. En the warring dragons and Fae As a neutral party Librarian spy Irene is summoned to investigate She must head to a versionf 1890s Paris with her assistant Kai and her detective friend Vale where these talks are fracturing Here she must get to the bottom f the attack – before either the peace negotiations. ,
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L review copy f this book from Berkley publishing group via netgalleyinitial thoughtsanother great installment in Group via NetGalleyInitial ThoughtsAnother great installment in series Irene finds herself trying to solve a murder along with Vale Kai and thers The mystery kept me guessing until the very end along with Vale Kai and thers The mystery kept me guessing until the very end there was plenty Ghachar Ghochar of action along the way I did enjoy the progressionf the personal relationships in the series as well Any time a new book in this series is announced there should be an international holiday The Most Eligible Lord in London (The Lords of London of celebration and reading What a treatFansf Investigator Vale will be happy to know that he is back and center stage When an assassination takes place at a fae dragon peace conference he is the natural choice to find the killer However there are political considerations involved and he is given a team The King of Crows (The Diviners, ofne librarian Captives one fae andne dragon work together Irene is f course the assigned librarian and Kai as a dragon prince is able to insert himself wherever he d like Irene Vale and the team must determine who is trying to derail the peace conference and try to stay ut Silent Surrender (Nighthawk Island, of the pathf a new sadistic enemy I daresay this was my favorite installment Also the author confirmed Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Read-Along Storybook and CD) on her website that she has a publisher for books 6 8 arc received from the publisher I really wanted to like thisne I liked it well enough but to be honest it was rather bland it was so bland that a week later I still have no real Utamaro opinionn it I remember the main points but everything else is a blur which makes it a mediocre book in my Latin Lovers Greek Husbands Bundle opinion at best Still I liked the path the series is taking and hopefully I will still care enough to pick up the next book when it s published Real Rating 475f fiveUnexpected That s the best word I can use for this book The resolution wasn t entirely unexpected but the path we re led down to get to it was The murder was unexpected the murderer was unexpected the terrible trials Lohnarbeit und Klassenbildung of the heroes were largely unexpectedJust how I like my series fictionAt the endf book four some serious developments take place that are central to the plot and climax f this book If you haven t read The Lost Plot stop reading and come back when you haveSo after Kai leaves Irene s tutelage and establishes a less romantically suicky relationship with her we re treated to another f Author Cogman s exciting escapade scenes to bring us to this story s reality She starts Hidden Witness (Return to Ravesville off by wishing she still had Kai s backup for those tight corners she routinely ends up in Then back to B 659 London to assist Peregrine Vale whose rigid spurning in The Lost Plotf her determined sexual advances surprised me in no small degree and Kai A Passionate Heart/To Kiss A Count/The Runaway Countess on a minor but intriguing case that s uickly and completely forgotten when Bradamantf all people shows up to demand Irene s presence among the Senior Librarians immediatelyAnd that s the starting bell for ten rounds The Earl and the Governess of boxing shadow boxing and mixed martial arts cage match to the death political magical and ethical battling Irene manipulates events in her inimitable why is it always me style She gets Vale and Kai to the scenef a horrible crime despite the Librarians unenthusiastic responses She uses her position as a leader to lead everyone involved whether her senior Prima Donna or another race s ruler into a multiverse changing brand new ideaf diplomacy She acts in short like Woodrow Wilson at Versailles in 1919The uestion is has she birthed a United Nations شرح التعرف لمذهب التصوف -پنج مجلد or a Leaguef Nations I feel almost bad giving The Mortal Word a higher rating than I ve given many books f superior substance depth and literary merit It s fluff It s about kickass librarians with magical powers fairies with archetypes that even they get trapped by death via sugar plum as well as a knife in the back a 19th century Paris that never uite was It s not that this is a better book than say Wuthering Heights which I concede is worthy f analysis deeply weird and just as deeply unpleasant hence a lukewarm three star rating #it s that I enjoyed it that much Which is dd because I can t say I m #s that I enjoyed it that much Which is dd because I can t say I m invested in any Ten Orange Pumpkins of the characters even at book five in a series But Genevieve Cogman writes fun twisty plots and good action scenes and the tongue in cheek humor is perfectly up my alley In this latestuting the resourceful and mostly unflappable Librarian Irene Winters is faced with solving a most delicate and perplexing murder a top ranking dragon ambassador at a peace convention between Or the city go up in flamesSuspicions fly thick and fast and Irene soon finds herself in the seedy depths Amarcord of the Parisian underworld She’sn the trail The Lady Elizabeth of a notoriously warlike Fae the Blood Countess However the evidence against the Countess is circumstantial Could the killer be a memberf the Library itself. .
Thanks to Netgalley and the publisher for ffering me an advanced copy in exchange for nothing than an honest reviewIf you haven t picked publisher for ffering me an advanced copy in exchange for nothing than an honest reviewIf you haven t picked The Invisible Library stop reading RIGHT NOW and go pick it up It s a clever world Wishes and Worries of time travel adjacent adventures with dragons and fae and even a magic languagef sorts It s like Doctor Who meets The Chronicles The Downs Syndrome Handbook of St Mary s and it s a BLAST to read So go pick it up Thisne is book five so reading any now will just spoil all your funOkay to business After the crazy rogue Librarian has caused so much trouble the two major powers in all the universes are set to make a peace treaty and f #COURSE THIS MEANS THINGS WILL NOT #this means things will NOT smoothly Even Vale has been called to the world where negotiations are being held to run an investigation f the murder When All Hell Breaks Loose of a high profile memberf Hell Fire (Corine Solomon, one sidef the treaty Of course Irene is to go as the Librarian representative Friscos Kid (Tall, Dark Dangerous, on the teamFor the first time we get LOTSf dragons LOTS SOG of Fae and LOTSf Librarians all in Seven Bad Ideas one story Multiple major playersn every side make this a mystery Alien Diplomacy (Katherine Kitty Katt, of Agatha Christie style lotsf potential suspects and lots Togo of tangled webs woven that need to be un spaghettied Yes I realize that s not a real word Too badMy biggest gripe is that Vale and Silver are yet again relegated to minor characters I really want them to have the chance to play a key role but they almost felt like filler in thisne yet again especially since Irene takes Bikini over the investigation almost immediately upon arrival The story seems to revolve around Irene and Kai which is great as they re both fantastic characters but I think Vale and Silver both have so much potential and are wasted as plot pointsOverall though thisne is a fun romp through the Paris Better of yesteryear with heavy dosesf Fae chaos and dragon Slakes Limbo order and Librarian wit so 4ut All Clear (All Clear, of 5 stars THE MORTAL WORD is the fifth book in The Invisible Library series I ve read every single book in the series and I could not wait to read this book Irene s job is to steal rare books from different worlds for the Invisible Library She loves her job the adventures the books After a job in Germany Irene learns about a secret Dragon Foe peace conference that the Library isverseeing But when a high ranking Dragon is murdered the peace talks come to a halt Irene and her friend private detective Vale are Straight Up and Personal: The World According to Grapes ordered to go to 1890s Paris and investigate the murder and findut who killed the dragon and whyREAD THE REST OF THE REVIEW OVER AT FRESH FICTION 4 The Killing Season (Trail of the Gunfighter, of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum there sne thing I can say about The Invisible Library series it s that I can count Saving Sweetness on the books being consistently solid and entertaining That s why I always look forward to picking up the next installment and that was most definitely the case too with The Mortal WordIn this fifth volumef the series the war between the Fae and Dragon kind is heating up Attempts to broker a peace treaty are jeopardized when a high level dragon is found stabbed to death and naturally the dragons are uick to point the finger at their sworn enemies the Fae Our protagonist the time traveling parallel worlds hopping book stealing Librarian agent Irene Winters is thus tasked to get to the bottom A Great Day for Pup! of who committed the murder before the situation can devolve any further Joining Irenen the investigation is also Vale her talented detective friend along I look forward to every book in this series and have not been disappointed yet I love the idea Modern Love of a library between worlds and magic doors whichpen to different libraries in different places and times Plus the most important characters are a librarian and a dragon What could you ask forAfter five books it was time that Irene and Kai actually got it together even though most Bad Day in Blackrock of the action was left to the reader s imagination that skay we have plenty The whole book was action packed and as well as dragons there were fae I have a soft spot for Silver and kind f liked the Princess as wellSo it was all good fun and a very entertaining read Roll n book sixThanks Netgalley for my The Real Deal opportunity to read and review this book Why am I so Meh about this seriesThere are a lotf things that I like about this series Irene Vale and Kia are all pretty likable characters who have a decent number Nursing Care Plans of flaws to make them interesting The various worlds with different levelsf rder and chaos we travel to are. A corrupt countessA spy in dangerAnd an assassin at largeThe fifth title in Genevieve Cogman's witty and wonderful Invisible Library series The Mortal Word is a rollicking literary adventurePeace talks are always tricky especially when a key diplomat gets stabbed This rudely interrupts a top secret summit betwe.