A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J. Maas

Available At: Electronic, Liberty, Timberview

Categories: Cursing, Sexual

Description: Against the sweeping backdrop of a world seared by war and plagued with uncertainty, Nesta and Cassian battle monsters from within and without as they search for acceptance–and healing–in each other’s arms

YA Label?: Yes

Notes: Contains sexual nudity; sexual activities; violence; and profanity.

Violations (Miller Test [MT] & Colorado Obscenity Test [CD])

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Page 20: “He took the invitation to survey her: long bare legs, an elegant sweep of hips, tapered waist- too damn thin- and full, inviting breasts that were at odds with the new, sharp angles of her body.”

Page 29: “‘I’d hoped you at least changed the sheets between visitors, but apparently that doesn’t bother you.’ …He shrugged, though the tightness on his face didn’t reflect such nonchalance. ‘If I can smell a few different males in here, then surely your companions can, too.’”

Page 35: “…when you’re out until the darkest hours of the night, drinking yourself stupid and fucking anything that comes your way.”

Page 253: “It was hard to sleep well when he’d been so aroused he’d had to pleasure himself not once but three times just to calm the hell down enough to close his eyes.”

Page 298: “He’d come in his pants after a few touches from Nesta, soaking himself like was no better than he’d been in his youth.”

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