Rating: 2.5 hoots out of 5 hoots
Published: May 5 2020
Number of pages: 464
Format: electronic advanced reading copy
Publisher: Tor Teen
Genre: fantasy, romance
Audience: young adult
Get it at: Chapters Indigo
Shelve it at: Goodreads
Lydia is a scholar who finds herself tangled up in the plots of the most powerful man in the Calendar Empire. With her life in danger she escapes to the far side of the Endless Seas and is entrapped in a foreign war. Killian is marked by the God of War but his gifts fail him after the Corrupter invades Mudamora. Disgraced, he vows his sword to the crown princess but his oath and loyalty are put into a test. After Mudamora falls beneath the armies of the Corruptor, Lydia and Killian strike a bargain to save those they love the most until there are consequences they both must face to survive.
An electronic advanced reading copy was given to me by the publisher in exchange for an honest review.
Funny story, I didn’t know this was a sequel in a series, I honestly thought this was a standalone. I was very surprised to have found this out after I received the electronic ARC! I wasn’t sure what to do as I only had 60 days to read the ARC, and with my job I wasn’t sure I could start and finish the first book on time. Plus the libraries are closed so that didn’t give me a lot of options. I decided to just dive right into Dark Skies and review it as it is without any knowledge about the first book. So here goes my review. Continue reading “Review: Dark Skies by Danielle L. Jensen”