Posts Tagged: Magic

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 …

May 31 2018
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Mini Review for All That’s Left of Me: A Novel by Janis Thomas

Mini Review for All That’s Left of Me: A Novel by Janis Thomas

All That’s Left of Me: A Novel by Janis Thomas on June 12th 2018 Genres: Adult, Magical Realism, Domestic Life Pages: 335 Format: Kindle Source: Publisher Buy on Amazon Goodreads

I wish…

It starts with a simple wish, and Emma Davies hardly notices when it comes true. She’s too preoccupied with a life she isn’t happy in—the spark in her marriage has fizzled, her career is headed nowhere and her boss is a misogynist. Her teenage daughter has grown distant, and her heart breaks daily for her teenage son with cerebral palsy. But soon Emma discovers her wishes are coming true, and she realizes that she has been given the …

Mar 28 2018
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Can’t Wait Wednesday #34: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

Can’t Wait Wednesday #34: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

 
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!

 

 

The cover on this really caught my attention, but it was the synopsis that drew me to it even more. With the mention of the Salem Withc Trials,and I am really curious about what secrets Willow Hall have to with the Lydia and her sister Catherine. So, I knew this would have …

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 31 2018
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Can’t Wait Wednesday #27: The Little Shop of Found Things by Paula Brackston

Can’t Wait Wednesday #27: The Little Shop of Found Things by Paula Brackston

 
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, the whole idea of magic and romance within a antique shop really caught my attention. Add in being transported back in time the 17th century, and that was it. I knew I had to add this one to my wish list! I am looking forward to reading …