Praise for Throne of Glass

Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Books  •  An Amazon Best Book

A YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults Book  •  An MTV Hollywood Crush Best YA Novel nominee

“The verve and freshness…make for a thrilling read.” – Publishers Weekly, starred review

“A must-read… Sarah J. Maas has created a truly remarkable heroine who doesn’t sacrifice the grit that makes her real in order to do what’s right in the end.”

— USA Today 


“A welcome breath of fresh air to the oft-neglected epic fantasy field… Hearkens back to the epic and high fantasy which laid the groundwork for the YA field.”


“Woven in the vein of a Tolkien fantasy… This commingling of comedy, brutality and fantasy evokes a rich alternate universe with a spitfire young woman as its brightest star.”

— Kirkus Reviews


“Fans of Tamora Pierce and George R. R. Martin, pick up this book! The assassin heroine’s growth and multilayered secondary characters are amazing.”

— RT Book Reviews, Top Pick

Praise for Crown of Midnight

 “Vivid Celaena, loving and brutally violent in turn, is a fully realized heroine… An epic fantasy readers will immerse themselves in and never want to leave.”

— Kirkus Reviews, starred review


“Series fans will be satisfied not only by the intricate plot, dishy romance, and rich world building but they will be thrilled by the prospect of deepening adventures in the next volume.”

— Booklist

“With assassinations, betrayal, love and magic, this novel has something to match everyone’s interests… The action will carry you right to the end, leaving you eager for the next installment.”

— RT Book Reviews, Top Pick


“Celaena herself is a heroine to appreciate and root for…Crown of Midnight is a superb follow-up, moving the story forward in leaps and bounds… If you’re looking for epic fantasy with a touch of romance, steeped in intrigue and mystery, finished off with crisp action scenes and powerful characterization, this is the book and series for you.”


Praise for Heir of Fire

“Intriguing, beautiful, heartbreaking, romantic and exciting. . . . This story will consume your imagination and leave you drooling for more. . . . Epic fantasy gold.” — USA Today

“Readers will devour Maas’s latest entry. . . . A must-purchase.”

— School Library Journal

“Celaena is as much an epic hero as Frodo or Jon Snow!”

—New York Times bestselling author Tamora Pierce

“Maas shines as a brilliant storyteller. . . . The most exhilarating installment yet.”

— RT Book Reviews

Praise for The Assassin’s Blade

“Fans will delight in this gorgeous edition. . . . Action-packed and full of insight into Celaena’s character. . . . What a ride!”

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Praise for A Court of Thorns and Roses

“A gorgeously written tale as lush and romantic as it is ferocious. Absolutely spellbinding.”

New York Times bestselling author Alexandra Bracken

“Simply dazzles. . . . Maas’ Throne of Glass series has been a smash hit, [and] this new series is primed to follow in its footsteps.”

— Booklist, starred review

“The sexual tension and deadly action are well-supported by Maas’ expertly drawn, multidimensional characters and their nuanced interpersonal dynamics…. Sexy and romantic.”

Kirkus Reviews

“Sarah J. Maas delivers what may be her best work to date. . . . Enchanting, spellbinding and imaginative. . . . The world-building is stellar, as only Maas can imagine it.”

— USA Today 

“A dazzling world, complex characters and sizzling romance.”

— RT Book Reviews

Praise for Queen of Shadows

“With a full cast of three-dimensional characters and a slew of emotionally riveting scenes and shocking realizations, readers will be daydreaming about this book long after it’s over. Beautifully written prose and brilliantly crafted plots come together in this entry of the awe-inspiring fantasy series that will leave readers anticipating the next volume.”

School Library Journal