Wintersong... A Sneak Peek

Saturday, February 18, 2017


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Sneak Peek Saturday on Reading List  a glimpse into what I am reading currently






Current book:

Wintersong

S. Jae-Jones


Wintersong by S Jae-Jones a sneak peek on Reading List



Goodreads Summary:

Beware the goblin men and the wares they sell.

All her life, nineteen-year-old Liesl has heard tales of the beautiful, mysterious Goblin King. He is the Lord of Mischief, the Ruler Underground, and the muse around which her music is composed. Yet, as Liesl helps shoulder the burden of running her family’s inn, her dreams of composition and childish fancies about the Goblin King must be set aside in favor of more practical concerns.

But when her sister Käthe is taken by the goblins, Liesl journeys to their realm to rescue her sister and return her to the world above. The Goblin King agrees to let Käthe go—for a price. The life of a maiden must be given to the land, in accordance with the old laws. A life for a life, he says. Without sacrifice, nothing good can grow. Without death, there can be no rebirth. In exchange for her sister’s freedom, Liesl offers her hand in marriage to the Goblin King. He accepts.

Down in the Underground, Liesl discovers that the Goblin King still inspires her—musically, physically, emotionally. Yet even as her talent blossoms, Liesl’s life is slowly fading away, the price she paid for becoming the Goblin King’s bride. As the two of them grow closer, they must learn just what it is they are each willing to sacrifice: her life, her music, or the end of the world.
 




Sneak Peek:

"Cruel? What did my sister know of cruelty? The world had shown her considerably more favor than it had ever shown me." location 209 e-reader







Initial Thoughts

Alright, so this is a brand new book, it was just realized this week, and I cannot wait until I get my review ready for you all. I'll be honest, I knew nothing of what to expect, as I have not seen Labyrinth but I am always up for a fairy tale.  And while this book was slow in the uptake, by the halfway point I had to know what happens... 






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• Pick up whatever book you are reading (non-fiction, fiction, children's... really the sky is the limit)
• Open to any page you have already read
• Share a few “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page - make it interesting without flipping to a ton of different pages. 
 BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away -- You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
• Share the title & author, too, so we can all add your book to our To-Be-Read lists!


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