Ace of Shades (The Shadow Game #1) by Amanda Foody

Ace of Shades (The Shadow Game #1)

Welcome to the City of Sin, where casino families reign, gangs infest the streets… and secrets hide in every shadow.Enne Salta was raised as a proper young lady, and no lady would willingly visit New Reynes, the so-called City of Sin. But when her mother goes missing, Enne must leave her finishing school—and her reputation—behind to follow her mother’s trail to the city where no one survives uncorrupted.Frightened and alone, her only lead...

Details Ace of Shades (The Shadow Game #1)

TitleAce of Shades (The Shadow Game #1)
Release DateApr 10th, 2018
PublisherHarlequin Teen
GenreFantasy, Young Adult

Reviews Ace of Shades (The Shadow Game #1)

  • Korrina (OwlCrate)
    Very interesting story, quite unlike anything else I've read before. Really enjoyed my time reading this one.
  • Cinda
    Thieves, rogues, and shady characters have always fascinated me, and so I enjoyed my dive into the morally ambiguous world of New Reynes. House of the Rising Sun meets Six of Crows.
  • Chelsea
    I can see that this book is likely going to get a lot of buzz in the next coming months. This is one of the more entertaining starts to a YA fantasy series that I have read recently, and I think a lot of readers are going to have fun with this novel.While there were some things that could have been stronger, Ace of Shades is a promising start to a series that could go in so many directions.The story follows a young woman, Enne Salta, as she journ...
  • mith
    Yooo, this was everything I wanted it to be. Enne! Levi! My sweet precious children, I love them. ---HELLO YOU HAD ME AT THAT PITCHbut that blurb!i am dead.
  • Christine
    I have read 2.5 drafts of ACE OF SHADES over the last year. And when it's published, and I can finally hold the shiny, gorgeous hardcover in my hands, I will be reading it again. That's how much I love this book.But why? Why do I love it? Well, let's see. Maybe it's the intricate world-building. Maybe it's the magic system. Maybe it's the kick-ass pitch -- SIX OF CROWS meets SPIRITED AWAY. Maybe it's because ACE OF SHADES is a rich, satisfying, c...
  • Stephanie
    I read a draft of this and I loved it back then, so I can't wait to see what's happened to it since!