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Added to my TBR list is...
Truthwitch by Susan Dennard
Publisher: Tor Teen
Published Date: 5 January 2016
Pre-Order: Amazon | The Book Depository | Dymocks Australia
On a continent ruled by three empires, some are born with a “witchery”, a magical skill that sets them apart from others.
the Witchlands, there are almost as many types of magic as there are
ways to get in trouble—as two desperate young women know all too well.
is a Truthwitch, able to discern truth from lie. It’s a powerful magic
that many would kill to have on their side, especially amongst the
nobility to which Safi was born. So Safi must keep her gift hidden, lest
she be used as a pawn in the struggle between empires.
Threadwitch, can see the invisible ties that bind and entangle the
lives around her—but she cannot see the bonds that touch her own heart.
Her unlikely friendship with Safi has taken her from life as an outcast
into one of reckless adventure, where she is a cool, wary balance to
Safi’s hotheaded impulsiveness.
Safi and Iseult just want to be
free to live their own lives, but war is coming to the Witchlands. With
the help of the cunning Prince Merik (a Windwitch and ship’s captain)
and the hindrance of a Bloodwitch bent on revenge, the friends must
fight emperors, princes, and mercenaries alike, who will stop at nothing
to get their hands on a Truthwitch. (summary from Goodreads)
Apparently this is a much talked about, much coveted "it" book, so my only question is...where have I been? Hiding under a rock?! Today is the first I've heard of it, and yes, I want it. I've decided to share it just in case I'm not the only one oblivious to this book!
What upcoming release are you desperate to read?