Posts Tagged: Fantasy

Sep 07 2018
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Review for The Little Shop of Found Things by Paula Brackston

Review for The Little Shop of Found Things by Paula Brackston

The Little Shop of Found Things by Paula Brackston Published by St. Martin’s Press on October 2nd 2018 Genres: Adult, Historical, Romance Pages: 336 Format: Paperback Buy on Amazon Goodreads

A new series about a young woman whose connection to antiques takes her on a magical adventure, reminiscent of Outlander

New York Times bestselling author of The Witch’s Daughter Paula Brackston returns to her trademark blend of magic and romance to launch a new series guaranteed to enchant her audience even more.

Xanthe and her mother Flora leave London behind for a fresh start, taking over an antique shop in the historic town of Marlborough. Xanthe has always had an affinity …

Mar 13 2018
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Book Blitz: Excerpts & Giveaway for Shadows of Asphodel Box Set: The Complete Trilogy by Karen Kincy

Book Blitz: Excerpts & Giveaway for Shadows of Asphodel Box Set: The Complete Trilogy by  Karen Kincy

 

 

Welcome to the Book Blitz for the Shadows of Asphodel series. I am happy to be able to share an excerpt, and a kinda smutty steamy one too. I have read the first two books in the series, and enjoyed so much and I really need to read the last one now too. It is a great dieselpunk romance. There is a giveaway below too, so be sure and enter.

 

 

Shadows of Asphodel Box Set: The Complete Trilogy Karen Kincy
Series: Shadows of Asphodel #1-3)
Publication date: March 13th 2018
Genres: Dieselpunk, New Adult, Romance

She never asked for the undying loyalty of a necromancer. Discover a fantasy romance set in 1913, a world of dark magic on the brink of …

Feb 20 2018
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YA Review for The Belles (The Belles #1) by Dhonielle Clayton

YA Review for The Belles (The Belles #1) by Dhonielle Clayton

The Belles (The Belles #1) by Dhonielle Clayton Published by Disney-Hyperion on February 6th 2018 Genres: Fantasy, Magic, Young Adult Pages: 448 Source: BookishFirst Buy on Amazon Goodreads

Camellia Beauregard is a Belle. In the opulent world of Orléans, Belles are revered, for they control Beauty, and Beauty is a commodity coveted above all else.

In Orléans, the people are born gray, they are born damned, and only with the help of a Belle and her talents can they transform and be made beautiful.

But it’s not enough for Camellia to be just a Belle. She wants to be the favorite—the Belle chosen by the Queen of Orléans to live …

Jan 04 2018
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Review for The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

Review for The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons on January 9th 2018 Genres: Coming of Age, Fantasy, Fiction Pages: 352 Format: Kindle Source: Publisher Buy on Amazon Goodreads

If you were told the date of your death, how would it shape your present?

It’s 1969 in New York City’s Lower East Side, and word has spread of the arrival of a mystical woman, a traveling psychic who claims to be able to tell anyone the day they will die. The Gold children—four adolescents on the cusp of self-awareness—sneak out to hear their fortunes.

Their prophecies inform their next five decades. Golden-boy Simon escapes to the West Coast, searching …

Oct 26 2017
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Review for The November Girl by Lydia Kang

Review for The November Girl by Lydia Kang

The November Girl by Lydia Kang Published by Entangled: Teen on November 7th 2017 Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Supernatural, Romance, Suspense Pages: 340 pages Format: Kindle Buy on Amazon Goodreads

I am Anda, and the lake is my mother. I am the November storms that terrify sailors and sink ships. With their deaths, I keep my little island on Lake Superior alive.

Hector has come here to hide from his family until he turns eighteen. Isle Royale is shut down for the winter, and there’s no one here but me. And now him.

Hector is running from the violence in his life, but violence runs through my veins. I …

Oct 25 2017
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Can’t Wait Wednesday #14 The Queens of Innis Lear by Tessa Gratton

Can’t Wait Wednesday #14 The Queens of Innis Lear by Tessa Gratton

 
Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted here, at Wishful Endings, to spotlight and discuss the books we’re excited about that we have yet to read. Generally they’re books that have yet to be released. It’s based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by the fabulous Jill at Breaking the Spine. If you’re continuing with WOW, feel free to link those up as well!

 

When I came across this, it sounded familiar so I decided to go searching. It is a retelling of Shakespeare’s King Lear, so, there is no doubt in my mind that I am going to have to get my hands on this one! I am so excited for it, the wait until …

Aug 18 2017
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Review for Before She Ignites (Fallen Isles Trilogy #1) by Jodi Meadows

Review for Before She Ignites (Fallen Isles Trilogy #1) by Jodi Meadows

Before She Ignites by Jodi Meadows Published by Katherine Tegen Books on September 12th 2017 Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy Pages: 496 Buy on Amazon Goodreads

From the New York Times bestselling co-author of My Lady Jane comes a smoldering new fantasy trilogy perfect for fans of Victoria Aveyard and Kristin Cashore about a girl condemned for defending dragons and the inner fire that may be her only chance of escape.

Mira has always been a symbol of hope for the Fallen Isles, perfect and beautiful—or at least that’s how she’s forced to appear. But when she uncovers a dangerous secret, Mira is betrayed by those closest to her and sentenced to the …