Waiting on Wednesday: Down Comes the Night


Hello!

Today I’m back with another Waiting on Wednesday. Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly meme that originally created by Jill at Breaking the Spine but has since been adapted with Can’t Wait Wednesday by Teresa at Wishful Endings.

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly feature that showcases upcoming release that we are dying to get to!

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Down Comes the Night by Allison Saft

Published by: Wednesday Books

Publication date: 02 March 2021


Summary

He saw the darkness in her magic. She saw the magic in his darkness.

Wren Southerland’s reckless use of magic has cost her everything: she’s been dismissed from the Queen’s Guard and separated from her best friend—the girl she loves. So when a letter arrives from a reclusive lord, asking Wren to come to his estate, Colwick Hall, to cure his servant from a mysterious illness, she seizes her chance to redeem herself.

The mansion is crumbling, icy winds haunt the caved-in halls, and her eccentric host forbids her from leaving her room after dark. Worse, Wren’s patient isn’t a servant at all but Hal Cavendish, the infamous Reaper of Vesria and her kingdom’s sworn enemy. Hal also came to Colwick Hall for redemption, but the secrets in the estate may lead to both of their deaths.

With sinister forces at work, Wren and Hal realize they’ll have to join together if they have any hope of saving their kingdoms. But as Wren circles closer to the nefarious truth behind Hal’s illness, they realize they have no escape from the monsters within the mansion. All they have is each other, and a startling desire that could be their downfall.

Allison Saft’s Down Comes the Night is a snow-drenched romantic fantasy that keeps you racing through the pages long into the night.


Why I can’t wait to read this

I added this to my TBR after Emily A. Duncan, the author of the Something Dark and Holy series, read it and loved it. It does give me some Wicked Saints vibes, in that it’s a fantasy horror which is something I need more of in my life.

This has a wonderfully gothic element which I just love. The crumbling mansion filled with monsters reminds me of something out of an Edgar Allan Poe story. I am hoping that narrative is atmospheric and has that eerie, unsettling feeling.

Also we have LGBTQ+ rep in this book which I’m excited about. I am loving that we are seeing more queer and POC representation in fantasy books.

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Anyway, that’s it for me. Comment down below and let me know which books release date you cannot wait for.

Until next time, happy reading!
Dearna

The ABC Challenge ||D||

Hi,

I’m here with another addition to the ABC challenge. And the letter of the day is ‘D’.

I’ll failed at this last year and only ended up posting one letter. I’ll be aiming to post every fortnight or so to share with you both my most memorable titles and the books that are still on my TBR which corresponds to each letter of the alphabet.

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Evermore


Author: Sara Holland

Publisher: Orchard Books

First Published: 31 December 2018

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.

“The time has come for our story to end.”

This is a sequel; I will try and keep my review as spoiler free as possible but just be wary if you haven’t read first book, Everless.

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Blog Tour: A Golden Fury






Author: Samantha Cohoe

Publisher: Wednesday Books

First Published: 13 October 2020

Rating: 4 out of 5.

 







“If alchemy was our religion, then we were its priests. We held the power, and we would reap the rewards, but the burdens were ours alone.”

I will start by saying that I was given an ARC copy in exchange for an honest review. These opinions are my own. Thank you so much Meghan Harrington and team at Wednesday Books for sending a copy my way. I am very thankful for be part of this Blog Tour. 

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Blog Tour: Where Dreams Descend






Author: Janella Angeles

Publisher: Wednesday Books

First Published: 07 April 2020

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.

“Don’t you know the basics of show business? Everything is war on a stage many people want to claim.”

I will start by saying that I was given an ARC copy in exchange for an honest review. These opinions are my own. Thank you so much Meghan Harrington and team at Wednesday Books for sending a copy my way. I am very thankful for be part of this Blog Tour.

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Blog Tour: Lobizona

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Author: Romina Garber

Publisher: Wednesday Books

First Published: 04 August 2020

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.









“Sometimes reality strays so far from what’s rational that we can only explain it through fantasy.”

I will start by saying that I was given an ARC copy in exchange for an honest review. These opinions are my own. Thank you so much Meghan Harrington and team at Wednesday Books for sending a copy my way. I am very thankful for be part of this Blog Tour.

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Blog Tour | The Lost City

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Author: Amanda Hocking

Publisher: Wednesday Books

First Published: 07 July 2020

Rating: 4 stars

 

 
“Nothing in life is certain, not even the past.”  

 

I will start by saying that I was given an ARC copy in exchange for an honest review. These opinions are my own. Thank you so much John Karle and team at Wednesday Books for sending a copy my way. I am very thankful for be part of this blog tour.

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Recent Reads ||Jan 01 to Jan 14||

Hello!

I’m here with the first edition of my recent reads series. Since last year I was horrible at writing and keeping up with my monthly wrap up posts in 2019, I thought I would try something different for 2020.

Instead of my monthly wrap up, I’m going to make one of these posts after ever 5 books or so I read. I won’t include overall stats like I did in my month wrap up, instead I’ll leave all of that for a quarterly check-in posts.

I’m hoping this will allow me to review more book and more consistently. 2019 was my biggest reading year, I was averaging 11 books a month so having to write a long post at the end of the month was overwhelming so I procrastinated and never ending up writing them. We’ll see how this goes *fingers crossed*

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Anticipated Releases 2020

Hello,

This is the time of year for either reflection or looking ahead to the new year. And this post will be one of the looking ahead ones. Lets have a look at my most anticipated released for 2020

This won’t be a definitive list of all the releases I’m interested in. I do have a more definitive list and add to it throughout the year. This list lives under the Anticipated Reads tab.

Warning my thoughts on these books and why I’m excited will some time be incoherent ramblings of excitement. I’ll also include the currently available synopsis of each of these books.

Each photo is linked to the corresponding goodreads pages. So if you like the sound of it, you can add it to your goodreads TBR

They are listed in release order. Also these may be subject to change

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