Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price—and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can't pull it off alone...
A convict with a thirst for revenge.
A sharpshooter who can't walk away from a wager.
A runaway with a privileged past.
A spy known as the Wraith.
A Heartrender using her magic to survive the slums.
A thief with a gift for unlikely escapes.
Kaz's crew are the only ones who might stand between the world and destruction—if they don't kill each other first.
“No mourners. No funerals. Among them, it passed for 'good luck.”
“You love trickery."
"I love puzzles. Trickery is just my native tongue.”
“Many boys will bring you flowers. But someday you'll meet a boy who will learn your favorite flower, your favorite song, your favorite sweet. And even if he is too poor to give you any of them, it won't matter because he will have taken the time to know you as no one else does. Only that boy earns your heart.”
“We are all someone's monster.”
“Greed may do your bidding, but death serves no man.”
“I will have you without armor, Kaz Brekker. Or I will not have you at all.”
Labels: 2016, 4.5 Stars, Fantasy, Review, Romance, Young Adult