Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

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Categories : Cursing, Sexual, Violence

Description: As the royal assassin to an evil king, eighteen-year-old Celaena Sardothien must decide what she will fight for–survival, love, or the future of a kingdom.

YA Label?: No

Notes: This book contains inexplicit sexual activities; nudity; violence; alcohol use; and mild/infrequent profanity.

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

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Page 93: No one noticed as they slipped through, and if they had, Archer’s hands roaming over her bodice, her arms, her shoulders, her neck, would suggest that they were going through the door for some privacy.

Page 189: And then there was only them, and skin against skin, and when they reached that moment when there was nothing more between them at all, Celaena kissed Chaol deeply and gave him everything she had.

Page 199: He’d barely breathed during that first time, and he’d done his best to be gentle, to make it as painless for her as possible. She’d still winced, and her eyes had gleamed with tears, but when he’d asked if she needed to stop, she’d just kissed him. Again and again. All through that first night he’d held her and allowed himself to imagine that this was how every night for the rest of his life would be.

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