Wednesday, December 3, 2014

[Waiting On Wednesday: Crimson Bound]

Waiting On Wednesday happens every week on Wednesdays (hence the name) and is hosted by Breaking The Spine.  It's were people talk about the books they want to read about that aren't out yet.

My pick this week is...

"Crimson Bound"
Author: Rosamund Hodge
Release Date: May 5th, 2015

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Summary:

When Rachelle was fifteen she was good—apprenticed to her aunt and in training to protect her village from dark magic. But she was also reckless— straying from the forest path in search of a way to free her world from the threat of eternal darkness. After an illicit meeting goes dreadfully wrong, Rachelle is forced to make a terrible choice that binds her to the very evil she had hoped to defeat.

Three years later, Rachelle has given her life to serving the realm, fighting deadly creatures in an effort to atone. When the king orders her to guard his son Armand—the man she hates most—Rachelle forces Armand to help her find the legendary sword that might save their world. As the two become unexpected allies, they uncover far-reaching conspiracies, hidden magic, and a love that may be their undoing. In a palace built on unbelievable wealth and dangerous secrets, can Rachelle discover the truth and stop the fall of endless night?

Inspired by the classic fairy tale Little Red Riding Hood, Crimson Bound is an exhilarating tale of darkness, love, and redemption.

(This is a standalone novel, not part of the Cruel Beauty Universe.)
-Goodreads
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What are you waiting on this week?  I wanna know! 

6 comments:

Christina / Book Addict said...

I love the sound of this! Thanks for letting me know it's a standalone. I wasn't sure if it was a sequel to Cruel Beauty, which I just bought this week! Looking forward to reading both!

Tammy Sparks said...

Oh yeah I am TOTALLY waiting on this as well! I loved Cruel Beauty and can't wait to see what she writes next!

Danica Page said...

I just received a copy of this one and I'm really excited about it.

Hope you enjoy it.
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Naomi.S said...

I love the cover of this one! Sounds interesting!
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Sandra @ Waiting For Wentworth said...

This sounds really interesting, and I love the cover. I hope you enjoy reading it! Thanks for stopping by My WoW.

Kerry O'Donnell said...

I love retellings and this sounds so great! Thanks for sharing!!

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