The cover looks really good and it sounds as though this could be quite interesting 👍. Why not give it a go 👍👏💁♀️ Snow Rises by L. A. Long. Blurb Good. Evil. Angel. Demon. Warlock. Reaper. I’ve met them all, but what am I? My name’s Cassandra (Caz). At least that’s the name I’m going by this month. I’ve just aged out of the foster care system. I have no money. No memories. No future. No past. I was chased by an angel and a reaper who said I belong to them – they have my soul. I thought I … Continue reading Book Recommendations – Snow Rises by L. A. Long (2018).
This looks really quite interesting I thought! Assassins are just so mysterious. It’s always intriguing to watch these kinds of stories unfold. Blurb TO CATCH AN ASSASSIN, USE AN ASSASSIN… Girton Club-Foot, apprentice to the land’s best assassin, still has much to learn about the art of taking lives. But his latest mission tasks Girton and his master with a far more difficult challenge: to save a life. Someone, or many someones, is trying to kill the heir to the throne, and it is up to Girton and his master to uncover the traitor and prevent the prince’s murder. In … Continue reading Reading Suggestions – Age of Assassins by R. J. Barker (2017).
The third and final novel in the Broken Empire Series by Mark Lawrence. Really worth the read. Emperor of Thorns by Mark Lawrence Blurb The path to the throne is broken – only the broken can walk it The world is cracked and time has run through, leaving us clutching at the end days. These are the days that have waited for us all our lives. These are my days. I will stand before the Hundred and they will listen. I will take the throne no matter who stands against me, living or dead, and if I must be the … Continue reading Reading Suggestions – Emperor of Thorns by Mark Lawrence
Second book in the Broken Empire Series by Mark Lawrence. Another awesome title 👍🙌📖 King of Thorns by Mark Lawrence Blurb The second book in the Broken Empire series, Lawrence takes his young anti-hero one step closer to his grand ambition. To reach greatness you must step on bodies, and many brothers lie trodden in my wake. I’ve walked from pawn to player and I’ll win this game of ours, though the cost of it may drown the world in blood… The land burns with the fires of a hundred battles as lords and petty kings fight for the Broken … Continue reading Book Suggestions – King of Thorns by Mark Lawrence
A fabulous book by an amazing author Mark Lawrence 📚 👏. Book one of The Broken Empire Series ❤️ Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence Blurb Before the thorns taught me their sharp lessons and bled weakness from me I had but one brother, and I loved him well. But those days are gone and what is left of them lies in my mother’s tomb. Now I have many brothers, quick with knife and sword, and as evil as you please. We ride this broken empire and loot its corpse. They say these are violent times, the end of days … Continue reading Book Recommendations – Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence
The third and final novel of the Farseer Trilogy 👍 An Epic series Assassins Quest by Robin Hobb Blurb Keystone. Gate. Crossroads. Catalyst. Fitz is about to discover the truth about the Fool’s prophecy. Having been resurrected from his fatal tortures in Regal’s dungeons, Fitz has once more foiled Regal’s attempts to be rid of him. Now, back in his own body, and after months of rehabilitation, Fitz begin the painful and slow process of learning the ways of a man again. Under the watchful eye of Burrich, old King Shrewd’s Stablemaster, Fitz must learn to cast off the wild … Continue reading Book recommendations – Assassins Quest by Robin Hobb
It’s the second book to the Farseer Trilogy 👍📚. Absolutely fantastic series. Royal Assassins by Robin Hobb Blurb: We are here, Fitz, you and I, to change the future and the world…’ Fitz dreams of Red-Ship Raiders sacking a coastal village, leaving not a single man, woman or child alive. Tortured by this terrible vision he returns to the Six Duchies court where all is far from well. King Shrewd has been struck down by a mysterious illness and King-in-waiting, Verity, spends all his time attempting to conjure storms to confuse and destroy the Red-Ship Raiders. And when he leaves … Continue reading Reading Recommendations – Royal Assassin by Robin Hobb
From one of my most favourite authors ❤️ Assassins Aprentice by Robin Hobb Blurb: In a faraway land in which members of the royal family are named for the virtues they embody, one young boy will become a walking enigma. Born on the wrong side of the sheets, Fitz, son of Chivalry, is a royal bastard, cast out into the world, friendless and lonely. Only his magical link with animals -the old art known as the Wit – gives him solace and companionship. But the Wit, if used too often, is a perilous magic, and one abhorred by the nobility. … Continue reading Reading Suggestions – Assassins Apprentice by Robin Hobb
Blurb: Qhuinn, son of no one, is used to being on his own. Disavowed from his bloodline, shunned by the aristocracy, he has finally found an identity as one of the most brutal fighters in the war against the Lessening Society. But his life is not complete. Even as the prospect of having a family of his own seems to be within reach, he is empty on the inside, his heart given to another…. Blay, after years of unrequited love, has moved on from his feelings for Qhuinn. And it’s about time: The male has found his perfect match in … Continue reading Book Review: Lover at Last, by J. R. Ward (2012).
Blurb: In the darkest corners of the night in Caldwell, New York, a conflict like no other rages. The city is home to a band of brothers born to defend their race: the warrior vampires of the Black Dagger Brotherhood. Now back in the Brotherhood – and unrecognisable as the vampire leader he once was – Tohrment is physically emaciated and heartbroken beyond despair. When he begins to see his beloved in his dreams – trapped in a cold, isolating netherworld – Tohr turns to a self-serving fallen angel in hopes of saving the one he has lost. When he’s … Continue reading Book Review: Lover Reborn, by J. R. Ward (2012).