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The Cruel Prince by Holly Black Review

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black ★★★★★ “This is what you wanted, isn’t it?” he asks. “What you sacrificed everything for. Go on. It’s all yours."
Jude and her sisters live in the Court of Faerie, only they're outsiders, known as mortals to the rest of the Court. Jude wants nothing more then to belong, but many of the fey despise humans. As Jude becomes more deeply embroiled in palace intrigues and deceptions, she discovers her own capacity for trickery and bloodshed. But as betrayal threatens to drown the Courts of Faerie in violence, Jude will need to risk her life in a dangerous alliance to save her sisters, and Faerie itself.
I started reading this book last month and stopped because I just wasn't feeling it, but I'm SO glad I picked it up again! The Cruel Prince's plot is a slow-going at first, but once it does pick up, it's definitely worth the wait.The world is extremely well built along with a fair amount of spying, along with royalty of course. I love when …