Tag Archives: magic

The Natural Order by RJ Vickers

Hogwarts on acid About the book: Tristan Fairholm has always liked fixing things. It makes up for everything in his life he can’t mend—his parents’ divorce, his father’s alcoholism, and his little brother’s weak heart. But when he kills his … Continue reading

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The Girl of Ink and Stars by Kiran Millwood Hargrave

“Utterly beautiful … deliciously tense” I found myself utterly seduced by the beauty of this book – the silhouette on the cover, part girl, part island, the maps on the inner pages, the decorated pages. This is a book upon … Continue reading

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Runes by Ednah Walters

‘A fast-paced, exciting read with an absolute scorcher of a hero’ Runes by Ednah Walters is the first book in a YA series based on Norse mythology, a subject close to my heart as I’m half Swedish.  I was interested … Continue reading

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The Potion Diaries by Amy Alward

When Princess Evelyn of Nova accidentally takes a love potion she intended for her boyfriend, she ends up falling in love with her own reflection. The impossibility of her love sends her to the edge of madness and threatens to … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal: A Bond of Venom and Magic

The Paisley Piranhas are delighted to take part in the cover reveal for Karen Tomlinson’s forthcoming YA fantasy novel, A Bond of Venom and Magic. About the book: The Wraith Lord is hunting; his prize, the key to unleashing darkness and … Continue reading

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Memories of Ash by Intisar Khanani

Intisar Khanani is interviewed in the next edition of Book Bites. Sign up to receive a copy here. Goodreads blurb: In the year since she cast her sunbolt, Hitomi has recovered only a handful of memories. But the truths of the … Continue reading

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Crow Moon by Anna McKerrow

In the not-too-distant future, Devon and Cornwall have been barricaded off from the rest of Britain to form the Greenworld, a society run on ecological principles and governed by witches. Beyond the border lies the Redworld, where wars over the … Continue reading

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