The Stars Never Rise

The Stars Never Rise

Hardcover, 368 pages

Published June 9th 2015 by Delacorte Press


Sixteen-year-old Nina Kane should be worrying about her immortal soul, but she's too busy trying to actually survive. Her town's population has been decimated by soul-consuming demons, and souls are in short supply. Watching over her younger sister, Mellie, and scraping together food and money are a......more


Emily May

. Not perfect - there were some issues I had - but seriously, who cares when a book is this


is a fast-paced, gritty blend of dystopia and urban fantasy. Set in a future America that has been ravaged by demons who possess human bodies and some other creepy zombie-like monste......more

Khanh, first of her name, mother of bunnies

This was a surprisingly good read. Initially, I wasn't too sold on the whole dystopian-America-turned-Puritan-society, but I didn't have much trouble with suspension of disbelief because the book itself was so enjoyable and fun as a whole.

In short: likable main character,

, a......more

the burning dreamer.

Well then. Guess that gif still stays true to my general feelings towards this aggressively bland book after all.

*adds to list of deceptively gorgeous book covers trash*


But why are his goddamn

mentioned in the


Melissa ♥ Dog/Wolf Lover ♥ Martin

This book was pretty awesome!

Um, how do I do this review without spoilers? This is one that needs spoilers to get to the - oh forget it, I will just pretend and no one will really know what's going on unless they read the book!

Sooooooooooooooooooo, Nina Kane and her sister M......more

Simona B

Which, to me, is nothing but a nicer wording for 'she's inconceivably stupid'.

But I can assure you that, in spite of my uncontrollable pull towards sarcastic remarks,

was for me an



read, and I recommend it. Not wholeheartedly or pas......more

Sarah Elizabeth

(Source: I received a digital copy of this book for free on a read-to-review basis. Thanks to Harlequin (UK) Limited and NetGalley.)

This was an interesting paranormal story, and there were a couple of twists that I didn’t see coming.

I felt quite sorry for Nina; being sterilis......more

Faye, la Patata

Okay, you're probably wondering out of all the things this book has the first two things I mention are:

Well, it's true, that, because holy mother of all things bizarre:

I thought it was... interesting.

I'll  get to this later, though.

If there is one w......more


This book was pretty fantastic. The beginning was slow....and I didn't think I was going to like it, but somewhere before I hit page 100 I just couldn't tear myself away from the pages!


think that quite a bit of it was predictable, I guessed a lot of things

, bu......more

Aly (In Wonderland)

Nina Kane's only worries are to keep her soul as pure as possible and find a way to bring food to the table every evening without fail. With an addicted mother and a young sister, no one can help Nina but herself. In future America, the Church rules as steadfastly and cruelly as it did in the past. ......more


I think someone gave Rachel Vincent license to do whatever the hell she wanted in this book, and she went for it. Hard, and with heck of a good result. While the whole demons and religious fanaticism has been done before, maybe to death, Rachel Vincent comes out of the left wing swinging a tale so d......more

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A resident of Oklahoma, Rachel Vincent has a BA in English and a......more

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