Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Waiting on Wednesday #305, March 15th

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating!

Deadman Walking by Sherrilyn Kenyon
Expected Publication: May 9th, 2017
From Goodreads:
Hell On Earth

When the Chthonians brought the primal gods to a truce at the end of their great war, part of the pact they forged was that the worst of the evil the gods had unleashed against each other and mankind would be forever banished.

But forever is a long time. And nothing can contain those determined to find a way back.

To catch evil, it takes evil . . .

While Thorn is able to contain the demons unleashed on the ground, the ones who prey on the innocent sailors and sea faring travelers are beyond his reach.

For the sake of humanity, he makes a shaky alliance with an old foe, Marcelina. In the form of the ship they sail upon, she assembles a team under the command of Captain Devlyn Nathaniel Bane, one of the most notorious and bloodthirsty pirates to ever sail the high seas.

Damned and murdered by his own, Bane is out for revenge. With his own secret agenda, he agrees to take charge of the motley crew of pirates and brigands, and to protect the seas from the preternatural terrors that seek to devour every unwary soul they can take.

Theirs is a sacred and deadly task, as they are hunted by their prey and human authorities alike. If they fail, the world will fall to the ancient gods of chaos, and anarchy will reign. Most of all, the Southern gate, where the greatest, most powerful darkness is imprisoned, will be opened and there will be no stopping it.

It’s yo ho ho and a bottle of high seas stakes where the souls of all humanity are the ultimate prize and bargaining chip.

The Traitor's Kiss by Erin Beaty
Expected Publication: May 9th, 2017
From Goodreads:
An obstinate girl who will not be married. 
A soldier desperate to prove himself. 
A kingdom on the brink of war.

With a sharp tongue and an unruly temper, Sage Fowler is not what they’d call a lady―which is perfectly fine with her. Deemed unfit for marriage, Sage is apprenticed to a matchmaker and tasked with wrangling other young ladies to be married off for political alliances. She spies on the girls―and on the soldiers escorting them.

As the girls' military escort senses a political uprising, Sage is recruited by a handsome soldier to infiltrate the enemy ranks. The more she discovers as a spy, the less certain she becomes about whom to trust―and Sage becomes caught in a dangerous balancing act that will determine the fate of her kingdom.

Not a lot of books, but yeah, both of these, I want to read so badly! What about you guys? Happy reading!

4 comments:

  1. I have an ARC of the Traitor's Kiss and I can't wait to start reading it. I hope we both enjoy it ;)
    Here is my WOW 

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    1. Awesome :) I do, too! Thanks for stopping by! Happy reading!

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  2. I haven't heard of the first book, but I really enjoyed The Traitor's Kiss, and I hope you do too :D Great WoW picks!

    Brittany @ Brittany's Book Rambles

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    1. Sherrilyn Kenyon is a pretty fantastic author :) And yeah that you did! Thanks for stopping by! Happy reading!

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