#BlogTour: Wicked Saints by Emily A. Duncan – A Review of Sorts + a Super Awesome Excerpt

Wicked Saints by Emily A. Duncan
Published by
Wednesday Books on April 2nd 2019
Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy
Pages: 385
Format: Hardcover | Audiobook | e-Book

“Prepare for a snow-frosted, blood-drenched fairy tale where the monsters steal your heart and love
ends up being the nightmare.” – Roshani Chokshi, New York Times bestselling author of The Star-
Touched Queen
A girl who can speak to gods must save her people without destroying herself.
A prince in danger must decide who to trust.
A boy with a monstrous secret waits in the wings. 
Together, they must assassinate the king and stop the war.
In a centuries-long war where beauty and brutality meet, their three paths entwine in a shadowy world
of spilled blood and mysterious saints, where a forbidden romance threatens to tip the scales between
dark and light. Wicked Saints is the thrilling start to Emily A. Duncan’s devastatingly Gothic Something
Dark and Holy trilogy.

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Author Info

EMILY A. DUNCAN works as a youth services librarian. She received a Master’s degree in library science
from Kent State University, which mostly taught her how to find obscure Slavic folklore texts through
interlibrary loan systems. When not reading or writing, she enjoys playing copious amounts of video
games and dungeons and dragons. Wicked Saints is her first book. She lives in Ohio.

Website: https://eaduncan.com/
Twitter: @glitzandshadows
Instagram: @glitzandshadows
Tumblr: http://glitzandshadows.tumblr.com/


Reviews

“Prepare for a snow frosted, blood drenched fairy tale where the monsters steal your heart and love ends up being the nightmare. Utterly absorbing.”

– Roshani Chokshi, New York Times bestselling author
of The Star-Touched Queen

 
“Full of blood and monsters and magic—this book destroyed me and I adored it. Emily is a wicked storyteller, she’s not afraid to hurt her characters or her readers. If you’ve ever fallen in love with a villain you will fall hard for this book.”

– Stephanie Garber, New York Times bestselling author of Caraval


“This is the novel of dark theology and eldritch blood-magic that I’ve been waiting for all my life. It’s got a world at once brutal and beautiful, filled with characters who are wounded, lovable, and ferocious enough to break your heart. A shattering, utterly satisfying read.”

– Rosamund Hodge, author of Cruel Beauty and Bright Smoke, Cold Fire


“Wicked Saints is a lush, brutal, compelling fantasy that is dark, deep, and bloody—absolutely riveting! With a boy who is both man and monster, mysterious saints with uncertain motives, and a girl filled with holy magic who is just beginning to understand the full reaches of her power, this gothic jewel of a story will sink its visceral iron claws into you, never letting go until you’ve turned the last page. And truthfully,
not even then -the explosive ending will haunt you for days! ”

– Robin LaFevers, New York
Times bestselling author of the His Fair Assassin trilogy 


“Dark, bloody, and monstrously romantic. This is the villain love interest that we’ve all been waiting for.”
Margaret Rogerson, New York Times bestselling author of An Enchantment of Ravens 


“Seductively dark and enchanting, Wicked Saints is a trance you won’t want to wake from. Duncan has skillfully erected a world like no other, complete with provocative magic, sinister creatures, and a plot that keeps you guessing. This spellbinding YA fantasy will bewitch readers to the very last page.” –
Adrienne Young, New York Times bestselling author of Sky in the Deep


Excerpt


Get ready for this one Bookworms! 
Pick up your copy today and show 
the other tour stops some love!

Until next time,

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