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Minute Review: Spartan Frost (Mythos Academy #4.5) by Jennifer Estep

The Deets:
Audience: YA
Pages: 60
Publisher: June 25th 2013 by K-Teen
ISBN: 9780758294777
Genre: novella. mythology
Source: eARC from the publisher via Netgalley


Spartan FrostEstep blends the perfect amount of action, romance and comedy. --"RT Book Reviews " I'm Logan Quinn, the deadliest Spartan warrior at Mythos Academy. At least I was--until the day I almost killed Gwen Frost.

Professor Metis and Nickamedes say that I'm fine, that Loki and the Reapers don't have a hold on me anymore, but I can't risk it. I can't risk hurting Gwen again. So I'm leaving Mythos and going somewhere far, far away.

I know Gwen wonders what's happening to me, whether I'm safe. I can't tell her, but this is my story...




Oh, Logan. *Swoon*  He is one of my favorites. In fact, I really enjoy this series.  I am glad to see that this is told from Logan's perspective. He is such a mystery in the other books. As a bridge book, this helps explain what he is thinking after that shocking ending in Crimson Frost.

As a Spartan, he is dedicated to the fight, but we have no idea how far his dedication goes. Now we get an idea. It's obvious he loves Gwen, but could he really just leave her? (I won't tell!)

As far as bridge books go, I appreciated that this just didn't retell a scene from his perspective. It actually extended the story a bit as well. There was new action that I had not seen before. I am anxiously awaiting my chance to read the next book, Midnight Frost.

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The Search for Delicious Natalie Babbitt
Product Details

Reading level: Young Adult
Paperback: 192 pages
Publisher: Square Fish (August 21, 2007)
ISBN-10: 9780312369828
Source: My personal book


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