Throne Of Glass

h3ThroneOfGlassh3pAttheageof16SarahJMaasbegantodeveloptheworldofThroneofGlassonarelnofollowhrefhttpwww.fictionpress.comtargetblankwww.fictionpress.comaandsoonreceivedtensofthousandsofviews.Tenyearslaterin2012shehasahugeonlinefanbaseandhernovelwillbepublishedforthefirsttime.brbrThroneofGlassisanactionpackedfantasyromance.Itsheroineisasdeadlyassheisbeautifulinaworldwhereeitherfactcouldmakeherfortuneorsealherfate.CelaenaSardothienisadaredevilassassinwithunrivalledfightingskills.AfterayearshardlabourinthesaltminesofthekingdomofEndovierCelaenaisofferedherfreedomononeconditionshemustfightasPrinceDorianschampioninacontestsponsoredbytheking.ShemustfacethedeadliestthievesandassassinsinthelandbutthereismoreatstakethanherlifebrbrThisepictaleisbrilliantlyplottedandhaseverythingayoungadultreadercouldaskforabroodingromanticheroadeadlyplotawardrobefullofgorgeousgownssomeseriouslyimpressivebattlesandoneaweinspiringladywhoisreadyforafight.brbrSarahJMaassaysImahugeDisneyfanandmoviesoundtrackgeekandonenightIfoundmyselflisteningtotheCinderellascore.ThemusicthataccompaniesCinderellafleeingtheballisprettydarkandintenseandIwoundupthinkingthatthemusicwouldbebettersuitedifCinderellahaddonesomethingtrulybad...likestealfromthePrince.OrworsewhatifshewasanassassinwhohadjusttriedtokillthePrincebrbrAndfromtherealltheotherquestionsarosewhowasthisCinderellaassassinandwherehadshecomefromWhosenthertokilltheprinceWhydidtheysendherAndwhatwouldhappentohernowThusCelaenaSardothienandThroneofGlasswereborn.Askingthosequestionsmademerealisetherewasamassivestorytobetoldpriortothatfatefulballentirebooksactually.brbrInthetenyearsthatIvebeenworkingontheseriesThroneofGlasshasbecomemoreofanoriginalepicfantasythanaCinderellaretellingbutyoucanstillfindafewnodstothelegendhereandthere.brbrstrongSarahJ.MaasstrongisaNewYorknativewhocurrentlylivesintheCaliforniadesert.brbrstrongThroneOfGlassstrongbrBloomsburybrAuthorSarahJ.MaasbrPrice15.99brbrbrph3InterviewwithSarahJ.Maash3pstrongQuestionstrongWhatinspiredyoutowriteThroneofGlassbrbrstrongSarahJ.MaasstrongIactuallygottheideawhenIwassixteenwaybackin2002.ImahugeDisneyfanandmoviesoundtrackgeekandonenightIfoundmyselflisteningtotheCinderellascore.ThemusicthataccompaniesCinderellafleeingtheballisprettydarkandintenseandIwoundupthinkingthatthemusicwouldbebettersuitedifCinderellahaddonesomethingtrulybadlikestealfromthePrince.OrworsewhatifshewasanassassinwhohadjusttriedtokillthePrincebrbrAndfromtherealltheotherquestionsarosewhowasthisCinderellaassassinandwherehadshecomefromWhosenthertokilltheprinceWhydidtheysendherAndwhatwouldhappentohernowThusCelaenaSardothienandThroneofGlasswereborn.Askingthosequestionsmademerealisetherewasamassivestorytobetoldpriortothatfatefulballentirebooksactually.brbrInthetenyearsthatIvebeenworkingontheseriesThroneofGlasshasbecomemoreofanoriginalepicfantasythanaCinderellaretellingbutyoucanstillfindafewnodstothelegendhereandthere.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongIfsomeonewantedtobecomeawriterwhatwouldbeyournumberonetipforthembrbrstrongSarahJ.MaasstrongReadasmuchasyoucanandneverstopwritingnomatterwhatpeoplemaytellyouYouonlytrulyfailwhenyouquit.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhichfivepeoplefromfilmfictionortherealworldwouldyouinvitetoafantasydinnerpartybrbrstrongSarahJ.MaasstrongJustfiveIddefinitelyinviteCleopatrajustbecauseIdhavesomanyquestionsforherandImsocuriousaboutwhatshewasreallylikenotjustwhathistoryandfictionclaimshewaslike.ThenIthinkIdinviteHanSolofromStarWarsandGandalffromLordoftheRingsbecauseIadorebothofthemandwouldpaygoodmoneyjusttoseetheirpersonalitiespittedagainsteachotherandCleopatras.brbrIdalsoinviteBuffyfromBuffytheVampireSlayersinceshewasandstillispartofthereasonIlovewritingandreadingbooksaboutstrongheroinesandIthinkwedneedsomeonetokeepthedinnerfromturningintoanalloutbrawl.AndthenIdinviteJ.K.Rowlingbecausesheissuchamassiveinspirationtomeandherbookshavebroughtsomanywonderfulthingsintomylife.Itdbeanhonortomeether.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhowouldbeyouralltimegreatestkickassheroinebrbrstrongSarahJ.MaasstrongSuchahardquestionIthinkintermsofbeingakickassheroineEowynfromTheLordoftheRingsstandsaboveallotherstheshowdownbetweenherandtheWitchKingstillgivesmechillswheneverIthinkaboutit.ButkickassskillsasideIdhavetosayScarlettOHara.Shesawonderfullyrealisedmultifacetedcharacterwillstopatnothingtogetwhatshewantsandtosurvive.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongCelaenawearssomebeautifulgownsinthenovel.WhatwouldbeyourperfectoutfitforanimportantpartybrbrstrongSarahJ.MaasstrongWellifImbeingpracticalIdsaysomethingcomfortableyetelegantandcomfyshoesareaMUSTtoo.ButifImbeingtotallyhonesttheninmywildestdaydreamsIdshowupinthegownandjewelsthatElizaDoolittlewearstotheEmbassyBallinMyFairLady.ThatdresstakesmybreathawayeverytimeIseeit.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongIfyouhadtorecommendjustonebookforeveryonetoreadwhatwoulditbebrbrstrongSarahJ.MaasstrongOhwow.SomanychoicesIntermsofastandalonenovelIdsayPeterS.BeaglesTheLastUnicorn.ItssuchabeautifulmagicalbookthatgutsmeeverytimeIreadit.IntermsofaseriesthenLloydAlexandersTheChroniclesofPrydainisanabsolutemustread.IthinkIlearnednearlyeverymeaningfullifelessonfromTaranWandererthefourthbookintheseries.ItsabrilliantheartbreakingseriesandispartofthereasonwhyIlovehighfantasy.ppnbspp


 



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