𝙷𝚊𝚟𝚎 𝚢𝚘𝚞 𝚛𝚎𝚊𝚍 𝚊𝚗𝚢 𝚋𝚘𝚘𝚔𝚜 𝚒𝚗 𝚃𝚑𝚎 𝙱𝚘𝚗𝚎 𝚂𝚎𝚊𝚜𝚘𝚗 𝚂𝚎𝚛𝚒𝚎𝚜?
The Mask Falling is a gripping, fantastical new addition to this “intoxicating urban-fantasy series” (NPR.org) that will leave readers begging for more.
It’s been a crazy morning, with our apartments air conditioning system being replaced.. Both my husband and myself are trying to stay away from the people installing it .. because of COVID. Waiting until it’s over to be able to bleach literally everything down.
Our kitty Briar Rose 🥀 has been growling ever since she heard the workers.
She Kinda is like a dog in that aspect.
The Mask Falling
Samantha Shannon. @say_shannon
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Bone Season and The Priory of the Orange Tree, the stunning fourth novel set in the world of
Dreamwalker Paige Mahoney has eluded death again. Snatched from the jaws of captivity and consigned to a safe house in the Scion Citadel of Paris, she finds herself caught between those factions that seek Scion’s downfall and those who would kill to protect the Rephaim’s puppet empire.The mysterious Domino Program has plans for Paige, but she has ambitions of her own in this new citadel. With Arcturus Mesarthim-her former enemy-at her side, she embarks on an adventure that will lead her from the catacombs of Paris to the glittering hallways of Versailles. Her risks promise high reward: the Parisian underworld could yield the means to escalate her rebellion to outright war.As Scion widens its bounds and the free world trembles in its shadow, Paige must fight her own memories after her ordeal at the hands of Scion. Meanwhile, she strives to understand her bond with Arcturus, which grows stronger by the day. But there are those who know the revolution began with them-and could end with them…
This book was received from the Author, and Publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Opinions and thoughts expressed in this review are completely my own.
This is a non spoiler review, because you as reader need to read this book. Also, I feel sometimes I have in the past gave away to much of the plot line. This has diminished the pleasure for would be readers
The wait may have been grueling, but it was definitely worth it. The Bone Season is a 7 book series that can be classified as an urban dystopian/sci-fi, with some fantasy elements.
This expansive world includes an underground criminal system of clairvoyants in London. A highly anticipated new release for 2021, the author Samantha Shannon, did not disappoint. Dreamwalker Paige Mahoney has eluded death again. Welcome back to the Scion.
The Mask Falling by Samantha Shannon Is fourth installment, in The Bone Season Series. Picking up where The Song Rising left off, Paige Mahoney is in the run. After escaping imprisonment. She has a long road to recovery, suffering from the lasting effects of the mental and physical trauma that endured.
Using her gift of dreamwalking she finds work with a top secret organization the Domino Programme. This organization seeks to overthrow the Scion branch in Paris.Accompanied her former enemy Warden, who helps infiltrate the government.
This is a thrilling ride, with new betrayals, along with some romance.
Fans will be glued to this book, just like the other in the series. The ending is superbly done with some fantastic twists.
Ps: The Mask Falling has a mini-prequel, The Dawn Chorus, coming out, July 9, 2020.