Book Review: A Twist of the Blade (Shadows and Crowns #2)

Title: A Twist of the Blade

Author: S.M. Gaither

Pub. Date: January 28, 2021

Pages: 548

Pub: S.M. Gaither

Genre: Fantasy Romance

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Mercenary. Survivor. Queen.

Who is Casia Greythorne?

Still reeling from an unimaginable loss and the revelation of an identity she isn’t sure she wants to embrace, Casia has one plan: Try to control something. Something like the strange magic awakening inside of her. Mastering that magic will take her and her friends on a quest through cursed lands, into the dwellings of old gods, and deep into a southern empire filled with deadly foes and unlikely allies.

Meanwhile, the foundations of the Kethran Empire continue to crumble. The king-emperor clings to his crown with increasingly bloodied hands. Monsters and soldiers alike stalk Casia’s every step, determined not to let her return to claim a throne that is rightfully hers. Still, the greatest threat to her possible rule may not lie in the king-emperor, but in a former captain of his army—a man that she came dangerously close to falling in love with.

Elander Revenmar thought he knew who he was. He had a mission, a plan, a god he was content to serve. Then came Casia. A woman as mysterious as she is dangerous. One he should have stayed away from, and whose life he never should have saved.

Because salvation always comes with a cost.

And some debts can only be paid for in blood.
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E – Book Haul – Dec’20

Y’all this is the last December related post! I know that last week had a lot of lists and until next month, this is the last big one. I forgot how busy (post wise) the start of a new year can be. But I’ll be sliding back into a more normal posting schedule + content. I’m sure you’re tired of reading long lists of books, so for a while, this will be the last with numerous books.

Like in November, I One-Clicked like a maniac and I wonder why I’m always broke lol.

But it’s fine and I’m excited to dive into these. A bunch I’ve already read, but when the authors put them on sale (or for free) I couldn’t help but support them.

So, here is my list of e-books I hauled in December – please don’t judge me LOL Continue reading “E – Book Haul – Dec’20”