Roundup Review: The Kraken King Part VIII by Meljean Brook ★★★★

The Kraken King, Part VIII: The Kraken King and the Greatest Adventure (Iron Seas, #4.8)The Kraken King Part VIII by Meljean Brook
Genre: Steampunk Romance
Series: Iron Seas #4.8
Publication Date: June 3rd 2014
Overall series Rating: ★★★★
Review Copy: ARC
Reviewed by: Lynsey
Synopsis: Experience the incredible adventure and heart-stopping romance of the Iron Seas in this thrilling steampunk tale from New York Times bestselling author Meljean Brook.

The Kraken King, Part VIII
The Kraken King and the Greatest Adventure

Arriving in Krakentown with their enemies in hot pursuit, Zenobia doesn’t know how they can even hope to win. Being terrified brings forth an undeniable truth: she loves Ariq and will do whatever it takes to stand by him.

But as their adversaries appear on the horizon, they realize that not all is lost. Drawing on the power of the terrible war machine, Ariq, Zenobia, and the entire town must put their lives on the line to protect what they love…

REVIEW


Round 'em up!

This was a great read, although I've discovered something important while reading it: I'm not a fan of a serialised story! The stopping and starting didn't work for me - just when we'd get to a good bit I'd run out of instalments! - but taking this as a full length novel, as it could easily be read as, it was excellent!

The Kraken King, Ariq, was truly delicious and Zenobia was a heroine of pure class. I loved them both. The storyline and Brook's worldbuilding were, as usual, second to none.

Overall series rating - 4 Stars ★★★★

A copy of this book was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review.

2 comments:

  1. Count me in as one who loved the story but hates the format. I waited to get them all and then just read through like a regular book.

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    1. Right? And I started off reviewing each part, which was like stopping to write a review for a book every three chapters. Odd.

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