Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.
Am I the only one afraid to read the last book in a series I love? Like if I don't read it, the story isn't really over? Or what if I hate it and I can't love the series anymore because there are no more books to redeem it?
In this case, I think I just hate the fact that there are only three books in the series. I have absolutely loved Jennifer Estep's Black Blade series! It has all the things I love about her Elemental Assassin world but with monsters and swords. And based on the cover, there's some sort of kraken-like thing in this one. I can't wait!
Bright Blaze of Magic
(Black Blade #3)
Release: April 26, 2016
In the exciting conclusion to her richly imagined Black Blade series about a reluctant young bodyguard and thief, and her hometown, where magic, mobsters and monsters make for a dangerous mix, Jennifer Estep expertly combines the snark and fast-paced action that have made her a New York Times bestselling author.
BAD THINGS ALWAYS COME IN THREES…
As a thief, I’m good at three things: hiding in the shadows, getting in and out unseen, and uncovering secrets. I put these skills to work for the Sinclair Family, one of the magical mobs that run the tourist town of Cloudburst Falls.
Everyone knows Victor Draconi wants to take over all the other Families—and kill every last Sinclair. What they don’t know is that I’m on to him, and no way will I let the man who murdered my mom get away with hurting all the other people I care about. Especially when I’ve got places to break into, stuff to steal, and Devon Sinclair fighting right by my side…