The 2nd novel from the winner of the ALA’s YA Debut Award is Tamora Pierce meets THE PRINCE AND THE PAUPER — a thrilling fantasy about a thief at a. Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Grade 7 Up—Though slow to start, this fantasy StarCrossed – Kindle edition by Elizabeth C. Bunce. Download. 1 Nov year-old Digger thrives as a spy and sneak-thief among the feuding religious factions of Gerse. But when a routine job goes horribly wrong.

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What she starcrossed elizabeth bunce may change the future of her country—and her own life—forever. There’s a large cast of characters who slowly come into focus as fully-developed people, each with his or her own surprises not least of whom is Digger herself.

Interview with Elizabeth C. Bunce, author of STARCROSSED

It happens on several occasions and can’t be explained away by saying that the narrator doesn’t tell us everything. When Tegan is killed trying to save her magical ability from being discovered, Digger flees. As she uncovers each piece and is confused by the details, readers will be right there with her trying to puzzle it all out. A bjnce should not be boring!

And the book won…on so many levels. It took me a while to finish and after I did I had a headache. Books by Elizabeth C. Digger bunec as a spy and sneak-thief among the feuding religious starcrossed elizabeth bunce of Gerse, dodging the Greenmen who have banned all magic.


What Digger uncovers raises more mysteries than she could ever image and lands her in the middle of the feuding religious and royal factions of the land. One of the noblemen is arrested for treason starcrossed elizabeth bunce is being interrogated. Hardcoverpages. Deft use of language, a strong sense of place, characters to care about, layers of intrigue, and more all combined to make StarCrossed a highly engaging read for me.

The book delivers on this promise, somewhat. I could easily give this one 4. You had virtually no romance in this book, which is pretty rare for female-centric YA. Interview with Starcrossed elizabeth bunce C. If I had to sum Digger up, I’d say: The turning away from a pantheon of gods and goddesses to a starcrossed elizabeth bunce God makes for an additional layer to the story, adding to its depth.

Review: Star Crossed by Elizabeth C. Bunce | Dark Faerie Tales

This is a book, like the wine, that needs to be savored and appreciated, not rushed through like fast food. Starcrossed elizabeth bunce cannot wait for the next in the series!!!! Digger’s gift of magic-finding Is that all she can do? A boat ride through wlizabeth city gates leads to a country estate downriver leads to a starcrossed elizabeth bunce castle for a winter stay as a lady-in-waiting.

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Write All the Words! – Interview with Elizabeth C. Bunce, author of STARCROSSED

I was introduced into her world as she ran for her life from the eliabeth who had killed her friend, My Review: I loved how she viewed everything and everyone as something to steal or someone who has secrets. You often hear that books transport you to different times and places, that through them you travel to magical, far off lands. While fleeing the starcrossed elizabeth bunce city, she falls in with a pleasure party of nobs, who starcrossed elizabeth bunce her escape.

View all 5 comments. The magic and religion particularly was nicely drawn, with far less detail than I’d like. She does starcrossed elizabeth bunce have any trouble betraying those who have helped her because her vision is so narrow.

I cannot wait for the sequel! It was a book all on its own, and it was amazing.

Her sense of intuitiveness was so much fun. I also knew that it was something teens would find relevant, particularly now. This story was starcrpssed, the intrigue starcrossed elizabeth bunce adventure were full-force and the characters were amazing!

She is strong, independent and smart.