Waiting on Wednesday: A Curse So Dark and Lonely

Waiting on Wednesday: A Curse So Dark and Lonely A Curse so Dark and Lonely Written by Brigid Kemmerer 496 pages Published by Bloomsbury Publication date: 29th January 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Fall in love, break the curse. It once seemed so easy to Prince Rhen, the heir to Emberfall. Cursed by a powerful enchantress…

Waiting on Wednesday: Once Upon A River

Waiting on Wednesday: Once Upon A River Once Upon a River Written by Diane Setterfield 480 pages Published by Doubleday Publication date: 17th January 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): A dark midwinter’s night in an ancient inn on the Thames. The regulars are entertaining themselves by telling stories when the door bursts open on an injured…

Waiting on Wednesday: The Winter of the Witch

The Winter of the Witch (Winternight Trilogy #3) Written by Katherine Arden 384 pages Published by Del Rey (Ebury Publishing) Publication date: 10th January 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): One girl can make a difference… Moscow has burned nearly to the ground, leaving its people searching for answers – and someone to hold accountable. Vasya finds…

Waiting on Wednesday: A Witch Come True

A Witch Come True (The Apprentice Witch #3) Written by James Nicol ~350-400 pages Published by Chicken House Publication date: 7th March 2019 Summary (from Chicken House website): The war is over and Arianwyn has discovered the secret of the quiet glyphs, but her troubles are far from over. Her day-to-day work as Lull’s witch…

Waiting on Wednesday: A Pinch of Magic

A Pinch of Magic Written by Michelle Harrison 352 pages Published by Simon & Schuster UK Publication date: February 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): ‘A SPELL-BINDING STORY, STEEPED IN MAGIC. I ADORED IT’ – Abi Elphinstone, author of Sky Song  Three sisters trapped by an ancient curse. Three magical objects with the power to change their…

Waiting on Wednesday: The Familiars

The Familiars Written by Stacey Halls 432 pages Published by Bonnier Zaffre Publication date: 7th February 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): The most spellbinding debut novel of 2019 Fleetwood Shuttleworth is 17 years old, married, and pregnant for the fourth time. But as the mistress at Gawthorpe Hall, she still has no living child, and her…

Waiting on Wednesday: Dragon Pearl

Dragon Pearl Written by Yoon Ha Lee 304 pages Published by: Rick Riordan Presents (Disney Book Group) Publication date: 15th January 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Rick Riordan Presents Yoon Ha Lee’s space opera about thirteen-year-old Min, who comes from a long line of fox spirits. But you’d never know it by looking at her. To…

Waiting on Wednesday: Fierce Fairytales

Fierce Fairytales: Poems and Stories to Stir Your Soul Written by Nikita Gill 176 pages Published by Hachette Books Publication date: 11th September 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): Poet, writer, and Instagram sensation Nikita Gill returns with a collection of fairytales poetically retold for a new generation of women. Traditional fairytales are rife with cliches and…

Waiting on Wednesday: The Gilded Wolves

The Gilded Wolves Written by Roshani Chokshi 464 pages Published by Wednesday Books/ St Martin’s Press Publication date: 15th January 2019 Summary (from Goodreads): Set in a darkly glamorous world The Gilded Wolves is full of mystery, decadence and dangerous but thrilling adventure. Paris, 1889: The world is on the cusp of industry and power,…

Waiting on Wednesday: The Way Past Winter

The Way Past Winter Written by Kiran Millwood Hargrave 256 pages Published by Chicken House Publication date: 4th October 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): Mila and her sisters live with their brother Oskar in a small forest cabin in the snow. One night, a fur-clad stranger arrives seeking shelter for himself and his men. But by…

Waiting on Wednesday: Storm Witch

Storm Witch Written by Ellen Renner 256 pages Published by Nosy Crow Publication date: 6th September 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): Child of Air, Water, Earth or Fire: now that she is thirteen Storm must undertake the Choosing and be claimed by one of the Elementals, which will determine her whole life’s work. But for Storm,…

Waiting on Wednesday: The Glass of Lead and Gold

The Glass of Lead and Gold Written by Cornelia Funke 96 pages Published by Pushkin Press Publication date: 27th September 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): In a land of elves, mermaids and trolls, true magic is where you least expect it… In the snow-covered city of Londra, young Tabetha survives by finding treasures in the mudbanks…