Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday: Born Wicked by Jessica Spotswood

Born Wicked by Jessica Spotswood (Published by Putnam, February 7, 2012)

Cate Cahill and her sisters are considered eccentric bluestockings—a little odd, a little unfashionable, and far too educated for their own good. The truth is more complicated; they’re witches. And if their secret is discovered by the priests of the Brotherhood, it could mean an asylum, a prison ship—or an early grave. Before their mother died, she entrusted Cate with keeping them safe and keeping everyone, including their father, in the dark about their powers. When her father employs a governess and Cate begins to receive notes from her missing, presumed-mad godmother, her task becomes much more difficult. As Cate searches for answers in banned books and rebellious new friends, she must juggle unwanted proposals, tea parties, and an illicit attraction to the new gardener. Cate will do anything to protect her sisters, but at what cost to herself?


This book sounds like a great new historical fantasy and I love the cover!

3 comments:

ComaCalm said...

*stops by as an excuse to stare at the cover some more*
It's so pretty! I can't wait to get a copy of this!

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Mari - Escape In A Book said...

The cover is gorgeous and the summary is very intriguing. It sounds like my kind of story :)

Sherry Soule said...

This novel sounds fantastic. The cover ROCKS!!

~Sherry

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