Book Review: The Hero and the Crown

Book Title: The Hero and the Crown
Author: Robin McKinley

She could not remember a time when she had not known the story; she had grown up knowing it.” The Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley.

Final Verdict: Run out and buy a copy now for yourself and any young girl you know. It has a brilliant role-model and shows that courage is not about not feeling fear, but overcoming your fear!

For the full review, click the book title.

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About Lynne

I am currently a PhD student of Forensic Psychology, which may explain the off mix of extremely morbid books sitting next to children’s books. Hailing from the Midwest in the United States of America, I have now lived in England for over 2 years (which will explain any strange grammar usage). From a very young age, my parents cultivated a love of reading, and never restricted what I read. When I reached middle school I began reading Shakespeare (a lifelong love affair), but had also discovered the wonders of young adult fiction. While the world may now expect me to read books more reflective of my age, I have fought this and am a strong supporter of the YA novel! Despite having very little free time, I still sets aside time for a reading every evening, and listens to books on my way to University. I dream of one day being a published novelist and published scientist!

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