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Blog Tour, Review / December 22, 2014

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I’m so thrilled to be part of the blog tour for This Shattered World, the epic sequel to last year’s amazing These Broken Stars. Today, I’ll be sharing my review. For the entire tour schedule, please see here.

This Shattered World by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner

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I was a little disappointed to learn that the sequel to last year’s fantastic These Broken Stars would not be more adventures of Tarver and Lilac, but I had faith that Kaufman and Spooner would deliver their awesome brand of sci-fi swoons.

And deliver they did. When I finished This Shattered World, I didn’t know which book I loved more to be honest. I had so much love for all the characters in this book, the fantastic world building, the chemistry and the chills…

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About This Shattered World


The second installment in the epic Starbound trilogy introduces a new pair of star-crossed lovers on two sides of a bloody war.

Jubilee Chase and Flynn Cormac should never have met.

Lee is captain of the forces sent to Avon to crush the terraformed planet’s rebellious colonists, but she has her own reasons for hating the insurgents.

Rebellion is in Flynn’s blood. Terraforming corporations make their fortune by recruiting colonists to make the inhospitable planets livable, with the promise of a better life for their children. But they never fulfilled their promise on Avon, and decades later, Flynn is leading the rebellion.

Desperate for any advantage in a bloody and unrelentingly war, Flynn does the only thing that makes sense when he and Lee cross paths: he returns to base with her as prisoner. But as his fellow rebels prepare to execute this tough-talking girl with nerves of steel, Flynn makes another choice that will change him forever. He and Lee escape the rebel base together, caught between two sides of a senseless war.

Visit the These Broken Stars website for the latest news on the series and follow the authors on Twitter at @AmieKaufman and @MeaganSpooner. This Shattered World is available for pre-order (with fun swag!) and will be released in North America on December 23, 2014.


Enter to win one of 5 hardback copies of THIS SHATTERED WORLD or an awesome Grand Prize consisting of:
— autographed copies of the first two books
— Starbound swag
— a secret letter from Tarver to Lilac, which may be kept private by the recipient, or shared publicly on a blog, etc.
— coffee with the authors at one of their upcoming US tour stops in January, OR a Skype chat!

Open to US and Canadian residents aged 18 and up, or 13 and up with parental permission. See entry form for complete details. Good luck!

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One Comment to Blog Tour: This Shattered World by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner

  1. christinamarch says:

    Christina R. in the rafflecopter

    I love how you couldn't decide which book was your favorite!!

    It shows how wonderful the authors are, to make each book as wonderful as the one which began it all.

    I love how we get to see what kind of world everyone lives in, and I love how the two characters are opposites but get over their prejudice to see each other. Love how their romance is slow but real.

    Lovely review

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