“Carol Goodman’s Blythewood is reminiscent of both Harry Potter and The Diviners, but in a way that doesn’t distract from the entertaining story within.”*. Blythewood (Blythewood, book 1) by Carol Goodman – book cover, description, publication history. Welcome to Blythewood. At seventeen, Avaline Hall has already buried her mother, survived a horrific factory fire, and escaped from an insane.

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We learn that she’s the daughter of a woman who was formerly wealthy but who ran away from blythewoox and works as a hat trimmer instead. Blythewood had me back and forth, and constantly debating with myself, about my opinion on this book.

What I liked about this novel the most were the twists and turns the only thing I wish is that it didn’t lag at certain points. Readers will want to read all three books in order to complete the tale.

Blythewood Series

From the Hardcover edition. The balance between the two themes keeps the story from becoming too dark and goodmam, but is also a debate within these characters that I foresee will carry throughout and direct the future of the series. Now heading to Blythewood herself, Ava is not sure how her wealthy classmates 4. Oct 24, Rhonda rated it really liked it.


Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. She continues to grow mysteriously listless until she takes her life in a laudanum overdose. Well, I was really lucky in this instance because Blythewood ran circles around my original expectations.

The Hanging Girl by Eileen Cook. After reading the first few chapters, I was hooked. Also in A Blythewood Novel.

BLYTHEWOOD by Carol Goodman | Kirkus Reviews

Maybe more people need to start reading for pleasure again instead of trying to be a critic. Aug 30, Lauren rated it it was amazing. I have this one from the library as well and seeing as this is similar to a Diviners-like romance, not to mention infusion of historical and fantasy, I have a feeling I’ll love this.

At the end, I goldman still left with some questions, but it feels like Goodman has a plan. Buku ini cukup menyenangkan untuk dibaca.

Historical fiction and fantasy combine in this story to create a magical world shrouded in mystery. I am so, so happy that you kept the book–and that you loved it!

Suffice it to say, I was glad I had the second book, Ravencliffe on hand so I could continue the story. There’s just a line between dullness and boredom.

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Love is not a triangle: Blythewood by Carol Goodman

Once she gets to Blythwood things start to change, mysteries are revealed–including the mysterious boy who saved her from the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory. Not everything is what it seems in this story, and I enjoyed discovering those moments for myself. Maybe it slipped under the radar at first, but this is me putting it back on your radar.

If I had to point out a flaw, it would be the part left out. This was a great book and a wonderful goodmah to the YA genre But, onto the book itself Be the first to discover new talent!

Her rescuer is her grandmother, a women she caroo nothing about. I appreciate the use of imagery, but the key to using it as a literary device is subtlety. Apple Audible downpour eMusic audiobooks. This book is packed full of magic, mystery, paranormal and more.