Book Beginnings on Friday is now hosted by Rose City Reader. The Friday 56 is hosted at Freda's Voice. Check out the links above for the rules and for the posts of the participants each week. Don’t dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.
This week I am spotlighting When the Stars Threw Down Their Spears by Kersten Hamilton. This is the third book in her Goblin Wars series. She emailed and asked if I would like to read it. Here is the description of this August 6 release:
Locked doors are opening, and magical creatures are tumbling through mysterious portals from Mag Mell, the world-between-worlds, into the streets of Chicago. Meanwhile, the romance between seventeen-year-old Teagan, who is part goblin, and the alluring bad boy Finn Mac Cumhaill is heating up . . . which is awkward, to say the least, considering he is bound by a family curse to fight goblins his entire life. Celtic mythology, adventure, and paranormal romance fuse in the electrifying finale of the critically acclaimed Goblin Wars trilogy.Beginning:
Someone hadn't made it into lockdown. Teagan didn't know the girl Kyle was holding off the floor by her hair.Friday 56:
"A phooka?" Seamus interrupted. "You mentioned a phooka?"
"I brought him out of Mag Mell as well," Teagan said. "But—Joe was on fire, Dad?"