Image of The Perilous Sea (Elemental Trilogy)


Image of The Perilous Sea (Elemental Trilogy)

Thomas’s sequel to The Burning Sea showcases her wild imagination. Some scenes will blow readers’ minds, but others may confuse and make you feel as if you were reading a different story entirely. Overall, Thomas’s terrific blend of lively characters and jaw-dropping magic helps you forget minor misgivings.

Titus and Iolanthe think they’re ready to return to Eton College, despite all they’ve been through, since fighting the Bane could take a lifetime of experience. Iolanthe will stop at nothing to succeed, especially since her blood oath ties to Titus have been severed. Yet, once the dynamic duo arrives at university, secrets are revealed and Titus begins to have second thoughts. Iolanthe must decide how to conquer these dilemmas before their mission is complete. (BALZER + BRAY, Sep., 432 pp., $17.99, ISBN: 9780062207326, HC, 14 & Up)
Reviewed by: 
Jaime A. Geraldi