Waiting on Wednesday 09/07/22

Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme that first originated at Breaking the Spine but has since linked up with “Can’t Wait Wednesday” at Wishful Endings now that the original creator is unable to host it anymore. Either way, this fun feature is a chance to showcase the upcoming releases that we can’t wait to get our hands on!

Mogsy’s Pick

A Day of Fallen Night by Samantha Shannon (February 28, 2023 by Bloomsbury Publishing)

After I finished The Priory of the Orange Tree, the last thing I expected was that the next book set in the world would be a prequel. I’m definitely interested though, and it’s also a standalone so that’s a bonus!

The stunning, standalone prequel to the New York Times bestselling The Priory of the Orange Tree.

Tunuva Melim is a sister of the Priory. For fifty years, she has trained to slay wyrms – but none have appeared since the Nameless One, and the younger generation is starting to question the Priory’s purpose.

To the north, in the Queendom of Inys, Sabran the Ambitious has married the new King of Hróth, narrowly saving both realms from ruin. Their daughter, Glorian, trails in their shadow – exactly where she wants to be.

The dragons of the East have slept for centuries. Dumai has spent her life in a Seiikinese mountain temple, trying to wake the gods from their long slumber. Now someone from her mother’s past is coming to upend her fate.

When the Dreadmount erupts, bringing with it an age of terror and violence, these women must find the strength to protect humankind from a devastating threat.

Intricate and epic, Samantha Shannon sweeps readers back to the world of A Priory of the Orange Tree, showing us a course of events that shaped it for generations to come.”

8 Comments on “Waiting on Wednesday 09/07/22”

  1. I bet this one will be huge! So many people loved Priory of the Orange Tree. I never read it but actually think I grabbed it when it was on sale for my Kindle. Maybe I’ll get around to it some day. Hope you love this one!

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