A Court of Mist and Fury

A Court of Thorns and Roses #2

Sarah J. Maas

fiction fantasy romance
adventurous slow-paced

640 pages | first published 2016

The seductive and stunning #1 New York Times bestselling sequel to Sarah J. Maas's spellbinding A Court of Thorns and Roses.

Feyre has undergone more trials than one human woman can carry in her heart. Though she's now been granted the powers and lifespan of the High Fae, she is haunted by her time Under the Mountain and the terrible deeds she performed to save the lives of Tamlin and his people.

As her marriage to Tamlin approaches, Feyre's hollowness and nightmares consume her. She finds herself split into two different people: one who upholds her bargain with Rhysand, High Lord of the feared Night Court, and one who lives out her life in the Spring Court with Tamlin. While Feyre navigates a dark web of politics, passion, and dazzling power, a greater evil looms. She might just be the key to stopping it, but only if she can harness her harrowing gifts, heal her fractured soul, and decide how she wishes to shape her future--and the future of a world in turmoil.

Bestselling author Sarah J. Maas's masterful storytelling brings this second book in her dazzling, sexy, action-packed series to new heights.

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Moods

adventurous 93%
emotional 73%
dark 58%
tense 43%
mysterious 30%
funny 21%
hopeful 19%
sad 14%
inspiring 13%
challenging 12%
reflective 6%
lighthearted 5%
relaxing 2%
informative 0%

Pace

medium 57%
fast 29%
slow 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 63% | Character: 25% | Plot: 10% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 92% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 3% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 3% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 47% | Yes: 31% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 11% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

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