This is the last book I got to talk about with my mom. In this book we meet Carswell Thorne. I remember telling my mom how much I loved him and she told me he gets even better in the third book, and I didn’t see how that was possible. I wish I’d had the chance to talk about the third book with her.
Carswell Thorne is another prisoner of the Eastern Commonwealth being held in a prison cell not far from Cinder’s cell. Cinder breaks into his cell and, when he proves uncooperative, uses her newly discovered gift to coerce him into helping her break out of prison. The two of them escape together and Thorne helps steal a spaceship for them to make their escape. Cinder manages to install Iko’s personality chip into the ship and Iko is not pleased when she realizes “I’m huge!” She can’t see anything going on in the ship, but she can hear everything and she can talk through the ship’s speakers.MORE +