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Julie Kagawa

Autor(a) de The Iron King

68+ Works 21,316 Membros 1,550 Reviews 36 Favorited

About the Author

Julie Kagawa was born in Sacramento, California on October 12, 1982. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked in bookstores and as a dog trainer. Her books include The Iron Fey series, The Iron Legends, The Iron Fey: Call of the Forgotten series, and The Talon Saga. (Bowker Author Biography)

Séries

Obras de Julie Kagawa

The Iron King (2010) 4,264 cópias
The Iron Daughter (2010) 2,273 cópias
The Iron Queen (2011) 2,013 cópias
The Immortal Rules (2012) 1,640 cópias
The Iron Knight (2011) 1,575 cópias
Talon (2014) 1,036 cópias
Shadow of the Fox (2018) 959 cópias
The Lost Prince (2012) 866 cópias
The Eternity Cure (2013) 806 cópias
The Iron Traitor (2013) 613 cópias
Winter's Passage (2010) 578 cópias
Summer's Crossing (2011) 472 cópias
The Forever Song (2014) 459 cópias
Rogue (2015) 449 cópias
The Iron Warrior (2015) 362 cópias
Soldier (2016) 300 cópias
Soul of the Sword (2019) 298 cópias
The Iron Raven (2021) 269 cópias
Legion (2017) 251 cópias
Night of the Dragon (2020) 222 cópias
Iron's Prophecy (2012) 218 cópias
Inferno (2018) 171 cópias
'Til The World Ends (2013) 109 cópias
The Iron Sword (2022) 106 cópias
An Iron Fey Valentine (2012) 85 cópias
The Iron Vow (2023) 62 cópias
The First Kiss (2013) 50 cópias
Dawn of Eden (2013) 26 cópias
Shadow's Legacy (2021) 22 cópias
Julie Kagawa: The Iron King #1 (2013) — Autor — 10 cópias
Julie Kagawa: The Iron King #0 (2013) — Autor — 8 cópias
Julie Kagawa: The Iron King #2 (2013) — Autor — 3 cópias
Julie Kagawa: The Iron King #4 (2014) — Autor — 3 cópias
Julie Kagawa: The Iron King #3 (2014) — Autor — 2 cópias
From Fearsome to Fae 1 exemplar(es)
L'héritier oublié (2013) 1 exemplar(es)
Cień Kitsune (2023) 1 exemplar(es)
Soldier I segreti di Talon (2016) 1 exemplar(es)
Summers Crossing 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

A Thousand Beginnings and Endings (2018) — Contribuinte — 526 cópias
Grim (2014) — Contribuinte — 240 cópias
When the Hero Comes Home (2011) — Contribuinte — 19 cópias
Two Tales Dark and Grim: The Key / The Brothers Piggett (2014) — Contribuinte — 13 cópias

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Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1982-10-13
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA
Local de nascimento
Sacramento, California, USA
Locais de residência
Hawaii, USA
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Ocupação
dog trainer
novelist
Relacionamentos
Nicholas, J. T. (spouse)

Membros

Resenhas

I probably should have thought this one through more. I started on the Iron Fey series by this same author and while the first book was ok, I just couldn't get into any of the other ones, so they sit upon my shelves collecting dust.
I struggled to get past the first part of this book, and it took me over a week to get up to page 207. The story is a good one and the writing is superb, apparently I just can't read books about the Fey, as they don't interest me. I guess my main problem was that even though the writing was amazing, I just really felt no connection to any of the characters. I couldn't put myself in their lives and see me doing any of the things they did. Ethan was a strong male lead and Kenzie makes the perfect female character, afraid but strong willed and doesn't really show that she can't handle what is going on. The Fey in the book, was mostly what I had previously read about in other books, goblins, gremlins, and the like; though there was the introduction of the new smokey/shadowy fey.
I feel that I may be burnt out on Fey books for now and will try to come back to this and the Iron Fey series at a later date.
… (mais)
 
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chaoticmel | outras 81 resenhas | May 18, 2024 |
A half-kitsune (fox) girl and a ninja with a demon-infused sword that wants to possess him, working together to find a magical scroll so a dragon can grant a wish??? This sounds amazing, right?

Unfortunately, I didn’t mesh with the storytelling. It was so DRY, man. At times, it felt info-dumpy or just bland. I don’t think this is any fault on the author, but this bare-bones-telling style is not for me. I didn’t connect with the characters emotionally. I was even skipping paragraphs because my interest kept waning. I also don’t see why this needed a dual pov. Yumeko’s pov was never all that interesting; it could’ve been relegated to a prologue. At least, Tatsumi’s struggle with darkness and his ruthless upbringing was better.

But I think the story took a turn in the right direction when Okame appeared. “Rough characters who are secretly decent deep down” are always endearing to me. This dude brought a little style to this blandness, but he did get annoying with his constant “filthy ronin dog” drivel. Like, sir shut up.

This started terribly slow and unseasoned to me but ended fine. While it is tempting to see how Yumeko and Tatsumi’s slow burn connection ends or Okame’s tragic backstory, I don’t know if I’ll continue with this series. My reading experience was too lackluster.
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DestDest | outras 35 resenhas | Apr 11, 2024 |
Gr 3–7—At a market, Shinji is thrust into the adventure of his life when he finds a figurine of a Coatl, a feathered
serpent creature from Mesoamerican Lore, and strives to return the figurine to Mexico before its curse takes effect.
This Indiana Jones meets Percy Jackson adventure touches on respecting and preserving cultures instead of taking
from them.
 
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BackstoryBooks | outras 5 resenhas | Apr 1, 2024 |
I had a huge problem with the romance in this book. It went the (unfortunate) Twilight route with the 'dying unless I'm with him' route, plus added the 'my best guy friend is also in love with me but..." avenue as well. BLECH!
I wouldn't have minded so much, but also wouldn't have even started the series, if the first book had even hinted at this. And I'm really sorry, Julie Kagawa is a good writer and this world that she's created really could do and deserves better.
I'll sample the next book, but for now, this series is off my automatic buy list.… (mais)
 
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jazzbird61 | outras 182 resenhas | Feb 29, 2024 |

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Obras
68
Also by
4
Membros
21,316
Popularidade
#1,017
Avaliação
3.9
Resenhas
1,550
ISBNs
607
Idiomas
12
Favorito
36

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