*First Line Friday 4/30/21* Wicked and Beautiful Garden- Katie McGarry

Twenty-eight year-old Cassie Strega can’t escape fate. All she wants is to live a normal, quiet life delivering the babies in her small town. But when she discovers she comes from a lineage of witches, her life becomes extraordinary—in the gravely dangerous type of way. Then, she’s reunited with her first love. Orion, the sultry […]

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*Goodreads Monday 4/26/21* Mark of the Wicked- Georgia Bowers

A young witch tries to unravel the mystery of who is framing her for dark magic in Georgia Bowers’ creepy YA debut fantasy, Mark of the Wicked. Magic always leaves its mark. All her life, Matilda has been told one thing about her magic: You use only when necessary. But Matilda isn’t interested in being […]

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*First Line Friday 4/9/21* Lakesedge- Lyndall Clipstone

A lush gothic fantasy about monsters and magic, set on the banks of a cursed lake. Perfect for fans of Naomi Novik and Brigid Kemmerer. There are monsters in the world. When Violeta Graceling arrives at haunted Lakesedge estate, she expects to find a monster. She knows the terrifying rumors about Rowan Sylvanan, who drowned […]

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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? 3/29/21

Good Morning! I hope everyone is doing well and reading some amazing books. I finally got back into my reading groove last week and now I’m all caught up on what I planned on reading. It was a relief. What do you do to get yourself out of a reading funk? This week I plan […]

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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? 3/22/21

Good Morning! I hope you all are doing good and reading fantastic books. Last week wasn’t a good week for me. I felt as if I was in a funk and lost interest in reading and doing what I usually love to do. I’m hoping that this week is different. I didn’t read as much […]

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*First Line Friday 3/19/21* Kingdom of the Cursed- Kerri Maniscalco

From #1 New York Times bestselling author of Stalking Jack the Ripper Kerri Maniscalco comes the sizzling, sweepingly romantic sequel to Kingdom of the Wicked! One sister. Two sinful princes. Infinite deception with a side of revenge…Welcome to Hell. After selling her soul to become Queen of the Wicked, Emilia travels to the Seven Circles […]

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*Goodreads Monday 3/15/21* Madam- Phoebe Wynne

A darkly feminist, modern gothic tale pitched against a haunting backdrop, and populated by an electrifying cast of heroines For 150 years, high above rocky Scottish cliffs, Caldonbrae Hall has sat untouched, a beacon of excellence in an old ancestral castle. A boarding school for girls, it promises that the young women lucky enough to […]

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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? 3/15/21

Hello and welcome to a very rainy Monday. I don’t know about you but I love the rain. Even though the nasty weather hurts the metal plate in my hand. I’l take a thunderstorm over sunshine any day. This week I’m going to read an e-arc that the publisher sent to me via Netgalley, a […]

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*First Line Friday 3/12/21* The Memory Thief- Jodi Lynn Anderson

From acclaimed and New York Times bestselling author Jodi Lynn Anderson comes the fantastical and heartfelt first installment in a new trilogy about the thirteen witches who are responsible for all the evil in the world—and the girl who sets out to defeat them. Full of magic and bittersweet truths, this tale is perfect for […]

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