Page Count 304 / Publication date May 2019/ Publisher Flame Tree Press
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Myles Carver is dead. But his estate, Watermere, lives on, waiting for a new Carver to move in. Myles’s wife, Annabel, is dead too, but she is also waiting, lying in her grave in the woods.
For nearly half a century she was responsible for a nightmarish reign of terror, and she’s not prepared to stop now. She is hungry to live again…and her unsuspecting nephew, Paul, will be the key.
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A heart wrenching, desperate story of love and loss.
I received a copy of this title from Netgalley in exchange for my honest review.
Page Count 288
Publication date May 2019/ Publisher Unbound
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Elizabeth Murray has been condemned to burn at the stake. As she awaits her fate, a strange, handsome man visits her cell. He offers her a deal: her soul in return for immortality, but what he offers is not a normal life. To survive Elizabeth must become Death itself.
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28 Fairy tales, but not as you know them…
I received this ARC via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.
Page Count 320
Publication date Nov 2018/ Publisher Tachyon Publications
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Fantasy legend Jane Yolen presents a wide-ranging offering of fractured fairy tales. Yolen fractures the classics to reveal their crystalline secrets, holding them to the light and presenting them entirely transformed; where a spinner of straw into gold becomes a money-changer and the big bad wolf retires to a nursing home. Rediscover the tales you once knew, rewritten and refined for the world we now live in―or a much better version of it.
This week I’m talking Anthologies.
In my determination to fix my 20% Netgalley score I read two collections this month and have one more to fight through. As mentioned in my previous post I’m not generally a fan of anthologies, here’s how I got on with my fantasy choice:
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Page Count 256
Publication date April 2019/ Publisher Flame Tree Press
Isolated on the moors of northern England, the town of Moonwell has remained faithful to their Druid traditions and kept their old rituals alive. Right-wing evangelist Godwin Mann isn’t about to let that continue, and his intolerant brand of fundamentalism has struck a chord with the residents. But Mann goes too far when he descends into the pit where the ancient being who’s been worshipped by the Druids for centuries is said to dwell.
What emerges is no longer Mann, but a demon in Mann’s shape, and only the town’s outcasts can see that something is horribly wrong…
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I received a copy of Kristin Ward’s After The Green Withered for my review on The Ultimate Blog tour organised by The Write Reads.
I highly recommend any and all book bloggers out there to join us in ‘The Gang’ the largest most supportive blogging community I’ve seen. Head over to @thewritereads on Twitter to contact the wonderful Dave for more info.
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