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The Fever King Feverwake #1

Victoria Lee ´ 2 Free ead

This Käse review and other non spoileryeviews can be found The Book Prescription That was the whole point Governments didn t have to listen to the people until the people made it hurt to not listen I picked this up because a couple of trusted bloggers Hired Girl read it and loved it The book came out during the time I had my finals back at university I then started seeing many disappointedeaders The Service of the State: The IAS Reconsidered reviewing it and this book s averageating was going down steadily At the time of this eview it is 377 I still wanted to ead this because it sounded interesting and I now know what is happening so let me explain This is a debut and their are some mistakes that I do understand I have been The Ippos King reading many great debuts lately but I always keep this is mind I think the execution of this book was OK at best I don t know how to say this but the writing style seems clinical and a bit tooigid I found out that I was Finding Caruso right and the author is doing her PHD in science The book was not long but I found myself dozing off a couple of times whileeading it The writing was not bad to be fair
but i think 
I think needed to be flexible and alive The other problem is that book tried to be many things at once If you check what I wrote under genre above I put YA LGBT Fantasy Dystopian and Sci Fi This eminded me of Marie Lu s Legend series without the fantasy parts There is a eason why I mostly avoid Dystopian novels Lu s Legend series without the fantasy parts There is a Số phận chú bé đánh trống reason why I mostly avoid Dystopian novels days and that is because I swear they all have the same plot at least that is what I feel There is always a virus and a prodigy and betrayals and I knew what would happen in this book after finishing just a few chapters There were many tropes that made this easy to predict and the characters were not multidimensional I thought the haters to lovers trope was not convincing and I didn t care what happened to the main characters Their actions and conversations also becameedundant at some point Summary This is a harsh A Southern Moderate in Radical Times: Henry Washington Hilliard, 1808-1892 review but you know me I can t pretend that this is something that it is not I follow the author on twitter and she is aeally great person I don t have anything against her but it is what it is I think TFK was a book that I have Iran read many times before in different books the characters were not easy to connect to and there wereepetitions I am not going to continue the second book when the book comes out but I will be Tagebuch reading the web comic as it may be better and easier toead I had no idea that I need this book in my life until I stumbled upon the synopsis Dang That my life until I stumbled upon the synopsis Dang That so intriguing My gay omance adar went on autopilot and my inner ueer faerie is slaphappy lolGuess that s what you call a win win situation XD 24 March 2020 Don t touch me don t talk to me don t come near me don t even look at me I have a new favourite book world characters main character couple villian magic system literally everythingNoam lvaro and Dara Shirazi are the best thing happened to me in 2020 so farpic by annettieconfettitumblrcom I don t want you to think I m just like all the others Noam said hesitating there with his hand in 25 stars Review first posted on Fantasy Literature It s the 22nd century and North America is divided into several different countries in the aftermath of a worldwide disaster A plague that first hit back in the early part of the 21st century killed and continues to kill almost every person who get infected with the virus Those few who survive become witchings developing a variety of magical powers as a esult of the virus s presence in their bodyNoam lvaro is a bisexual teenage efugee from Atlantia now living in the West Durham slums of the well developed country of Carolinia He s the son of a Jewish mother and a Hispanic father thus ticking as many boxes as I ve ever seen for diversity Access to English. Test pack 4 representation in a single character When Noam survives a plague outbreak that kills his father and most of the people he knows he emerges with unusually potent magical powers over te. In the former United States sixteen year old Noam Álvaro wakes up in a hospital bed the sole survivor of the viral magic that killed his family and made him a technopath His ability to control technology attracts the attention of the minister of defense and thrusts him into the magical elite of the nat. Chnology that make him highly valuable to the people in charge of the Carolinian government Noam outwardly accepts his new life as a student in Level IV the Carolinia government s elite witching training program and as the defense minister s prot g Secretly though he plans to use his new position and power to bring down the government which has been extremely hostile toefugeesBut then things get complicated particularly when Noam meets Dara a handsome brown skinned fellow student who looks like a magazine model Noam is torn between his deep attraction for Dara and his fears about Dara s allegiance to another politician who s taken anti efugee positions Noam is also Confused About How Much He about how much he trust Calix Lehrer the minister of defense who has taken such a keen interest in Noam s development The Fever King is an LGBTIA
urban fantasy novel 
fantasy novel feels like science fictionalternative history Even the magic has a uasi scientific explanation which was appealing and helped to ground the novel On the other hand it didn t seem ealistic that not just the main characters but every single character in the novel is ueer per Victoria Lee s blog It made The Fever King feel like an interesting if unlikely exercise in diversity Hoffnung Mensch representation The politics in the novel and its concerns withefugee ights and the unlikely exercise in diversity epresentation The politics in the novel and its concerns with efugee ights and the between the haves and have nots also bear a clear message for our current societyLee s storytelling is a little disjointed and unclear most noticeably in the first half She creates an imaginative future society but it could have used worldbuilding For that first half I wasn t particularly enjoying the story just plowing through it But then it gets much clearer and the final third is exciting and tension filled with some solid twists and turns The Fever King is the first book in Lee s FEVERWAKE duology and though the ending doesn t leave you with a terrible cliffhanger the overall story is clearly unfinished at this pointAlthough the main character and his love interest are teenagers this is a hard hitting R ated book with countless F bombs a semi explicit gay sex scene it cuts from the initial foreplay to the aftermath discussion of sexual abuse underage drinking drug use violence and murder That s uite a list and I thought it was excessive for what is considered to be a YA book There s an audience for this type of novel but I wouldn t ecommend it for younger teens I ll admit to some curiosity about how the plot will be The Witch who was a princess resolved in The Electric Heir to be published in 2020 but I m on the fence as to whether I ll actuallyead it I Little Shop of Horrors: 8 Selections from the Musical: Easy Piano received a free copy of this book foreview from the publisher Skyscape and the publicist Thank you The thing about The Fever King is that it s about so many different things that it s just truly indescribableIt s about a virus that has taken so many innocent lives yet has become a magical blessing for those who survive it It s about moral ambiguity and deciding what s ight and wrong for you but also for everyone else It s about identity and trauma and finding your place in a world that is always changingIt s about a boy named Noam and a boy named Dara and what they must do to keep living in a world that demands from them but has only given them painAnd it s also about the horrendously achingly painfully slow slowburn omance that blossoms between them but that s not the point The void from earlier was back yawning wide in Noam s chest Dara felt it too he thought Dara might not have lost his family but he had that same hole inside him They matched I think the most striking aspect of this book though is not its captivating narrative or its impressive writing style or its intriguing setting Jeden výdych koňa rather its intricate carefully written portrayal of the complexities of its charactersAll of these characters are arguably morally ambiguous They are figuring out where they belong in the world or in some cases have already decided it and are actin. Ion of CaroliniaThe son of undocumented immigrants Noam has spent his life fighting for theights of Eleanor, Quiet No More refugees fleeing magical outbreaksefugees Carolinia outinely deports with vicious efficiency Sensing a way to make change Noam accepts the minister’s offer to teach him the science behind his magic. G upon it They ve all faced trauma personal and intergenerational and it s affected them all differently The nuance that which this pain is written with is done so carefully Noam a bisexual biracial Latinxwhite Jewish teenage boy who survived a virus that took his family friends and fellow What It Takes: Fighting for My Life and My Love of the Game refugees and gained the magic of technopathy from it an activist for immigrantights and a sweet soft boy who is too strong for his own good Dara a gay Jewish POC celebrity son of the minister who is as much of a jerk as he is alluringly mysterious also my son who has been through too much suffering and deserves some semblance of happiness Lehrer The Ueer Jewish Minister the ueer Jewish minister Carolinia who s been alive for who knows how long who I secretly or not so secretly hateMore so the gay slowburn Luftwaffe Fighters 1945 (Topcolors) romance that blooms in this book is just absolutely thrilling Thrilling in the please kiss already and why does this hurt so much and I have never been terrified for two people waystunning art by bbonsbonssWhile I will admit that I took some time to get into this book once I was immersed in it I was immersed The story moves at just theight pace keeping you on your toes and anxious for what s to come but still keeping you engaged in the present It only helps that Noam s voice is such a delightful perspective to Revenant read fromNot only is this an enjoyable exciting story toead however it also tackles important issues such as immigration Some Pumpkinflowers readers have been angered by the inclusion of this as well as the simple existence of ueerness and believe the book would be better without those subjects But I would argue that this book is stronger with these political themes and the existence of these characters are inherently political because of the people who don t want them to be includedNevertheless I found the discussion extremely important and well written and it did not take away or distract from the narrative only added to it As a ueer child of immigrant parents Ielated deeply to the threads of ueerness and immigration woven throughout the book and I am grateful they were included That was the whole point Governments didn t have to listen to the people until the people made it hurt not to listen uite honestly this whole book hurts because it seems like seeds of pain *are sowed in just when you think you ll be okay but the ending of * sowed in just when you think you ll be okay but the ending of book for sure overpowers it all I won t say much because I think you all deserve to suffer like I did but I will say this it is shocking it is the ending you wish wasn t perfect but kind of is and it will absolutely destroy youOn that note my initial Wonderful Memories of It's a Wonderful Life reaction upon finishing this book was hello 911 yes I d like toeport this book for making me want to kashoot myself Frankly I think that Green Eyed Envy reaction still stands There are so many things this book makes me want to kashoot myself over from the characters to theomance to the discussion of political issues but I would still want to The A-List Diet Fitness Plan read it all over againIf it isn t obvious I truly adored this book and found it not only powerful but enrapturing and enjoyable as well and the amount of appreciation I have for it has no end If youe looking for gay moral greyness and a soul crushing heartbreaking book this one s for youPS I highly The Amethyst Road recommend giving this author interview aead as well as the extremely heartfelt letter the author wrote about why she wrote The Fever King and how her The King's Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of Thomas Wolsey real life experiences areeflected in this book The Lupus Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families rep biracial Latinx white bisexual Jewish MC gay POC Jewish LI ueer Jewish major character all ueer cast content warnings violence intergenerational traumagenocide murder abuse sexual abuse statutoryape parental death death of a child mental health and suicide slut shaming ableist language drug and alcohol abuse details hereThank you to for a copy of this book in exchange for an honest When I Grow Up, I'm Going to Play for the Nebraska Cornhuskers review This did not my affect my opinion in any wayAll uotes are from an advanced copy and may differ in final publicatio. Secretly planning to use it against the government But then he meets the minister’s son cruel dangerous and achingly beautiful and the way forward becomes less clearCaught between his purpose and his heart Noam must decide who he can trust and how far he’s willing to go in pursuit of the greater go.

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