Review: Book: The Girl of Hawthorn and Glass- Adan Jerreat-Poole

Title: The Girl of Hawthorn and Glass

Series: Metamorphosis 1

Author’s Name: Adan Jerreat-Poole

Publisher:  Dundurn

Genre: YA Fantasy

Page Count: 328 Pages

ISBN: 978-1459746817

Author or Book Website: N/A

Link to Amazon purchase page: The Girl of Hawthorn and Glass (Metamorphosis, 1): Jerreat-Poole, Adan: Books

Link to Goodreads: The Girl of Hawthorn and Glass by Adan Jerreat-Poole | Goodreads

Release Date: N/A

How I Got the Book: Review Copy

Summary of the Book:

Even teenage assassins have dreams.

Eli isn’t just a teenage girl — she’s a made-thing the witches created to hunt down ghosts in the human world. Trained to kill with her seven magical blades, Eli is a flawless machine, a deadly assassin. But when an assignment goes wrong, Eli starts to question everything she was taught about both worlds, the Coven, and her tyrannical witch-mother.

Worried that she’ll be unmade for her mistake, Eli gets caught up with a group of human and witch renegades, and is given the most difficult and dangerous task in the worlds: capture the Heart of the Coven. With the help of two humans, one motorcycle, and a girl who smells like the sea, Eli is going to get answers — and earn her freedom.

My Personal Review: I received a copy of this book for a fair and honest review. This book was more than I expected it to be. I really love Eli and her magical blades. She is a girl who was created by a coven of witches to be the perfect assassin and she has never failed before and now she has the fear of being unmade. I did what more in the description of the world they were in and the story a little more flushed out, but I guess that could happen in the second book in the series. It was well done for a debut novel.

My Rating of the Book: 4 Stars

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