A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas full audiobook
A Court of Thorns and RosesFirst published 5 may 2015 From A Court of Thorns and Roses Series #Book 1
A Court of Thorns and Roses is a fantasy romance novel that retells the classic fairy tale of Beauty and the Beast with a twist. The novel follows Feyre, a human huntress who kills a faerie disguised as a wolf and is taken to the faerie realm of Prythian as a punishment. There, she meets Tamlin, the High Lord of the Spring Court, who is cursed to wear a mask on his face. As Feyre learns more about Tamlin and his world, she develops feelings for him and discovers that there is a dark threat looming over Prythian that only she can stop.
The novel is full of adventure, magic, and passion. The characters are well-developed and realistic, with flaws and insecurities that make them relatable. Feyre is a smart, independent, and brave woman who has trouble opening up and trusting others. Tamlin is a powerful, confident, and kind man who hides his vulnerability and pain behind his duty and pride. They have a love-hate relationship that evolves into a genuine friendship and a deep connection. The novel also features a colorful cast of supporting characters, such as Lucien, Tamlin’s best friend; Rhysand, the mysterious High Lord of the Night Court; and Amarantha, the evil queen who rules over Prythian.
The novel is not only a romance, but also a story about finding oneself, following one’s dreams, and overcoming one’s fears. Feyre and Tamlin both face challenges in their personal and professional lives, such as family expectations, career choices, cultural differences, and past traumas. They also learn to communicate, compromise, forgive, and heal. The novel is emotional and touching, but also humorous and witty. It has some steamy scenes, but they are balanced by sweet moments and meaningful conversations.
A Court of Thorns and Roses is a captivating and emotional novel that will make you feel for Feyre and Tamlin. It is a story about pretending to be someone else, only to find out who you really are. It is a story about the power of love and thorns.