In a world where any act of magic could open a portal to hell, the Order insures that no wizard will live to summon devils, and will kill as many innocent people as they must to prevent that greater horror. After witnessing a horrendous slaughter, the village girl Heloise opposes the Order, and risks bringing their wrath down on herself, her family, and her village.
Reading resolutions for 2018 and books that I am excited for!
Nahri has never believed in magic. Certainly, she has power; on the streets of 18th century Cairo, she’s a con woman of unsurpassed talent. But she knows better than anyone that the trade she uses to get by—palm readings, zars, healings—are all tricks, sleights of hand, learned skills; a means to the delightful end of swindling Ottoman nobles.
I thought I was done with tags for the year but I guess not! :D The Books Under the Tree Tag was originally created by Game of Tomes. I was tagged by the ever-lovely meltotheany! 1. What book would you like to find under the tree this year? Arm of the Sphinx by Josiah Bancroft. … Continue reading The Books Under the Tree Tag
It has been ten years since Abby Williams left home and scrubbed away all visible evidence of her small town roots...But when a new case takes her back home to Barrens, Indiana, the life Abby painstakingly created begins to crack.
...with time against him as he races to fulfill the treacherous bargain with the Lyth, Caeden continues to wrestle with the impossibly heavy burdens of his past. Yet as more and more of his memories return, he begins to realise that the motivations of the two sides in this ancient war may not be as clear-cut as they first seemed...
Stolen from Meltotheany because she seems to find the best book tags and so has become my prime resource for fun ones to participate in.
My signup for the #ReadersCrossing challenge!
"You have senses human don't...You can perceive and understand things that are invisible and mysterious to us, and you can manipulate the laws of physics in ways that we can only imagine. Humans are technically your creators , but all humans alive now worship at the altar of machines, praying to them, pleading with them, … Continue reading Lightless (Lightless Trilogy #1)
In the Stone of Tear, the Lord Dragon considers his next move. It will be something no one expects, not the Black Ajah, not Tairen nobles, not Aes Sedai, not Egwene or Elayne or Nynaeve. Against the Shadow rising stands the Dragon Reborn.....