ARC Review: Sorceress by Claudia Gray

Book cover for Sorceress by Claudia Gray.

I received an ARC from the author in exchange for an honest review.

WARNING: If you haven’t read the first two books in the series, this review may contain spoilers.

Title: Sorceress (Spellcaster #3)
Author: Claudia Gray
Publisher: HarperTeen
Publication Date: March 3, 2015
Pages: 352
Stars: 4/5

Summary (from Goodreads): To save the lives of countless people in Captive’s Sound, Nadia has sworn herself to the One Beneath, to black magic. Her plan, and the town’s only hope, is for Nadia to learn enough sorcery to strike back against the forces of darkness. But now that she’s separated from her friends, her family, and her Steadfast, Mateo, Nadia is more vulnerable than ever to darkness. And as the sorceress Elizabeth summons torrential rains and brings the One Beneath closer to the mortal world, Nadia is running out of time to stop her. The final battle lines are drawn, surprising alliances are made, and true love is tested in the action-packed conclusion to the breathtaking Spellcaster series. 

Sorceress is richly woven with New York Times bestselling author Claudia Gray’s signature dark magic, captivating mystery, and star-crossed romance.  Continue reading

Review: Steadfast by Claudia Gray

Book cover for Steadfast by Claudia Gray.

Title: Steadfast (Spellcaster #2)
Author: Claudia Gray
Publisher: HarperTeen
Publication Date: March 4, 2014
Pages: 384
Stars: 5/5
Kindle Edition

Summary (from Goodreads) (WARNING: CONTAINS SPOILERS FROM BOOK 1): Nadia, Mateo, and Verlaine have saved Captive’s Sound from the dark Sorceress Elizabeth…or so they thought. Despite their best efforts, a crack opened and a new, greater evil seeped through. With Mateo as her Steadfast, Nadia’s magic is magnified and she is more powerful than ever. But there is still so much she doesn’t know about the craft, leaving her open and vulnerable to a darker magic…which has begun to call Nadia’s name.  Continue reading

Review: Spellcaster by Claudia Gray

Book cover of Spellcaster by Claudia Gray.

Title: Spellcaster (Spellcaster #1)
Author: Claudia Gray
Publisher: HarperTeen
Publication Date: March 5th, 2013
Pages: 400
Stars: 5/5
Paperback

Summary (from Goodreads): When Nadia’s family moves to Captive’s Sound, she instantly realizes there’s more to it than meets the eye. Descended from witches, Nadia senses a dark and powerful magic at work in her new town. Mateo has lived in Captive’s Sound his entire life, trying to dodge the local legend that his family is cursed – and that curse will cause him to believe he’s seeing the future … until it drives him mad. When the strange dreams Mateo has been having of rescuing a beautiful girl—Nadia—from a car accident come true, he knows he’s doomed.

Despite the forces pulling them apart, Nadia and Mateo must work together to break the chains of his family’s terrible curse, and to prevent a disaster that threatens the lives of everyone around them. Shimmering with magic and mystery, New York Times bestselling author Claudia Gray’s new novel is sure to draw fans of the Hex Hall and Caster Chronicles series, and fans of the hit CW TV show The Secret Circle.  Continue reading