Seventeen-year old Isobel lives in Whimsy with her aunt and younger twin sisters. It’s a village often frequented by the fair folk, who are driven by their desire for human Craft. They can’t so much as cook, sew, or write without turning to dust.
First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? The rules are as follows: Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) […]
Best friends for decades, Bridget and Will have finally found a third member for Forsyth Trio, their chamber group they started in college. Content with the knowledge that they’ll have a violinist for the autumn season, Bridget ventures to her cottage in rural Connecticut to relax and spend time with her boyfriend Sterling.
It’s been a while since I last participated in First Lines Fridays, so why not jump back in again? First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? The rules […]
The war is over, for now, and Feyre and her inner circle have settled into a general sense of ease. That is, except for Nesta who continues to grapple with the horrors she faced in the war. She struggles to find a place for herself in the Fae world, a world the Cauldron forced her to join.
On Imperial Island Lin, daughter of the Emperor, can’t remember her childhood memories. Without her memories she can’t be her father’s heir. She also isn’t allowed to continue learning the art of bone shard magic, which has helped protect the Phoenix Empire for over a century.
In Sparks Like Stars, Nadia Hashimi takes us to Kabul in 1978 where we meet 10-year-old Sitara Zamani. Sitara is the daughter of one of the most trusted advisors to the president of Afghanistan, Sardar Dauoud. For Sitara the palace is like home and where she holds so many fond memories.