WWW Wednesday | February 26, 2020

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words, and the purpose is to share what I’ve been reading most recently.
The three W’s are:
What did you recently finish reading?
What are you currently reading?
What are you going to read next?

Recently read

Empire of Storms (Throne of Glass #5) – Leigh Bardugo (🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟)

The long path to the throne has only just begun for Aelin Galathynius as war looms on the horizon. Loyalties have been broken and bought, friends have been lost and gained, and those who possess magic find themselves at odds with those who don’t.

With her heart sworn to the warrior-prince by her side, and her fealty pledged to the people she is determined to save, Aelin will delve into the depths of her power to protect those she loves. But as monsters emerge from the horrors of the past, and dark forces become poised to claim her world, the only chance for salvation will lie in a desperate quest that may mark the end of everything Aelin holds dear.

In this breathtaking fifth installment of the New York Timesbestselling Throne of Glass series, Aelin will have to choose what—and who—to sacrifice if she’s to keep the world of Erilea from breaking apart.

Review to come.
(Yes, this is the post that was supposed to be up yesterday, but this is a book where so much is going on that I wanted to take my time writing the review to do full justice to it, so I’ve delayed it to Friday instead.)

Currently reading

The Devil’s Thief (The Last Magician #2) – Lisa Maxwell

Esta’s parents were murdered. Her life was stolen. And everything she knew about magic was a lie. She thought the Book of Mysteries held the key to freeing the Mageus from the Order’s grasp, but the danger within its pages was greater than she ever imagined.

Now the Book’s furious power lives inside Harte. If he can’t control it, it will rip apart the world to get its revenge, and it will use Esta to do it.

To bind the power, Esta and Harte must track down four elemental stones scattered across the continent. But the world outside the city is like nothing they expected. There are Mageus beyond the Brink not willing to live in the shadows—and the Order isn’t alone in its mission to crush them.

In St. Louis, the extravagant World’s Fair hides the first stone, but an old enemy is out for revenge and a new enemy is emerging. And back in New York, Viola and Jianyu must defeat a traitor in a city on the verge of chaos.

As past and future collide, time is running out to rewrite history—even for a time-traveling thief.

Up next

Jane Seymour: The Haunted Queen (Six Tudor Queens #3) – Alison Weir

Eleven days after the death of Anne Boleyn, Jane is dressing for her wedding to the King.

She has witnessed at first hand how courtly play can quickly turn to danger and knows she must bear a son . . . or face ruin.

This new queen must therefore step out from the shadows cast by Katherine and Anne – in doing so, can she expose a gentler side to the brutal King?


What are you reading this week? Let me know in the comments below!

3 thoughts on “WWW Wednesday | February 26, 2020

  1. Alison Kelly February 27, 2020 / 5:14 pm

    Fun! I just finished Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires, super disturbing horror. Currently reading Murmur of Bees, Historic Fiction set in early 1900 Mexico.
    Just starting Love Scam, so far it’s a sarcastic romance…

    Thanks for posting! Can’t wait for your full reviews!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Bossylibrarian February 27, 2020 / 5:17 pm

    Fun! I just finished Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires, disturbing horror.
    Currently reading Murmur of Bees, early 1900s historical fiction set in Mexico
    Just started Love Scam, a sarcastic romance

    Can’t wait for your full reviews.

    Liked by 1 person

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