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How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories

Author: Holly black Illustrations: Rovina Cai Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publishing date: 2020 Pages: 173 Holly Black is one of the best things that happened to me this past year, and I am so grateful for her books that brought so much beautiful magic into my life. I obviously heard a lot about her prior to 2020, but never tried one of her books myself. However, after I read The Cruel Prince back in May I was completely ensnared by the richness of her writing and enchanting storytelling, and she quickly became one of my new favourite authors. I ended up reading the book twice before continuing on with the rest of the series. As of writing this review, I am actually in the middle of my third re-read, because after I finished the wonderful novella How the Prince of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories I simply had to go back to the beginning. In December, I also read The Modern Faerie Tales series (which is sort of a prequel to The Folk of the Air series), which gave

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