Sunday, 12 February 2012

My review of Last Sacrifice

12/02/12 - Last Sacrifice (Vampire Academy #6) by Richelle Mead - Released 7th December 2010
- Warning - May contain spoilers for those who have not read the previous books.

The final book in the Vampire Academy series. A brilliant ending for a brilliant set of books!

Last Sacrifice (Vampire Academy, #6)Murder. Love. Jealousy. And the ultimate sacrifice. Now, with Rose on trial for her life and Lissa first in line for the Royal Throne, nothing will ever be the same between them.

I'm sure most people think this as well: Why did the journey have to end?

I have grown to love Rose; to love her courage and her loyalty. Letting go of such a character was hard. I wanted her story to carry on, I wanted there to be more books in the Vampire Academy series, but if that happened, the ending might not have been perfect. Possibly not as good as this one.

I've become attached to the main characters and I now hold them close to my heart. I can't wait to read the rest of the Bloodlines series to see some more familiar faces.

Last Sacrifice was, overall, very good! It has everything you could want to read about. Action, romance, friendship and humorous characters.

The book pretty much picks off from where Spirit Bound left off. Rose is trapped in a cell, accused of murdering the Queen. Oooo, not good. Her father, Abe, is doing his best to find some evidence against the charges, but time is running out. Rose's friends: Lissa, Christian, Eddie, Adrian and even Dimitri, manage to break Rose out of prison. Then, she's on the run, but being free has a price. She had to leave Lissa and Adrian behind, they are royalty and taking them with her would be suicide.

But there's another problem. The Queen left Rose a note. Lissa has a sister....but who is she?

DUM DUM DUM! Sadly, I already knew who it was because I had read Bloodlines before reading this series! GRRRR. Biggest regret. So I pretty much knew what was going to happen. Nevertheless, the book was fun and full of scenes that I can't get out of my head.

Favourite Quote:
“Ah, my daughter,ʺ he said. ʺEighteen, and already youʹve been accused of murder, aided felons, and acquired a death count higher than most guardians will ever see.ʺ He paused. ʺI couldnʹt be prouder.”
If only my dad was like that?

Richelle Mead? Definitely one of my favourite authors, NO DOUBT IN MY MIND!!! I can't wait to read more of her amazing books!

I rate this book:
5 Falling Books

11 comments:

  1. Great review! My sister loves this author :)

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  2. I really loved this book but I definitely wasn't ready for the series to end! Good thing we have Bloodlines to keep the spirit of VA around us. I'm glad you liked the book too. Great review!

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  3. Oh wow, talk about spoilers lol. But I'm glad that Rose and Lissa are still friends. I've yet to read the 4th book. Can't wait to get there!

    Ning @ Reading by Kindle Fire

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    1. Oh, I'm sorry! It was hard to discuss the book without saying some spoilers. :)

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  4. The rating given to this book is so deserved. This series is one of favourites & its amazing. Rose is the best character. I have read & enjoyed each book multiple times. I recommend to anyone who hasn't read this series to read them. You won't be disappointed.

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  5. This series has been on my TBR list for a long time now - I need to read them!!

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  6. i'm a fan of vampire academy series, love dimitri ;)

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  7. I'm also sad that the series is ending - I was so happily surprised by how good this series really is!

    Thanks for the great review!
    Leanne

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  8. I agree! I fell in love with Vampire Academy and Bloodlines is good... but I miss my Rose and Demitri. Though, admittedly, Adrian is pretty fun himself...

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  9. my favourite series from this author. its sad that the story finally end :(. i miss dimitri. thanks for the review ^^

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  10. one of my favorite YA vampire with perfect ending in Last Sacrifice :D

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