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The Darkest Part of the Forest

The Darkest Part of the Forest - Holly Black

I'm finding that I am just not a big fan of Holly Black. I didn't love The Coldest Girl in Coldtown as I found it boring whereas most people loved it. The same goes to The Darkest Part of the Forest, its just boring. I almost didn't finish listening to it. 

 

Hazel and her brother Ben live in a town where humans live next to the fae. Hazel has a connection with the fae unlike the rest of the town. The problem is she can't remember most of it. 

 

The one thing I do like about this book is the sibling relationship, as I always want to see more of that in YA books. But man, it just dragged. There is a lot of dialogue and scenes going back and forth. This is something I won't remember in a few months time.