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My rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
It’s been a year since Kaia’s first encounter with the turned ones. Every day since then has been fraught with uncertainty. Most in the Kingdom of Mar prepare for a life wherein they will be free. Kaia, however, knows that even if the curse should be lifted, the Marian people will not be unburdened in the near future. King Sol promised them a war with Darlbent, and a war they shall have if the fog dissipates. Swords have already been thrust into the hands of every man in the kingdom, filling Kaia and her friends with trepidation. Things have changed in Mar, and Kaia worries that it is only a matter of time before some blades are turned against them.
The moment of truth is approaching. Soon, it will be known whether or not the curse was meant to have an end. If it wasn’t, can Kaia and the others learn to make lives for themselves in a forsaken land like Mar? Will they ever truly know safety there?
To further complicate matters, Kaia has Ruelena to contend with…
|Genre(s):||Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Fantasy
Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy
|Series:||The Hawk of Stone Duology, #2|
Warrin shook his head and looked down at his palms. “Perhaps I should sit with her.”
“There is no need. I have already contrived a plan.”
“What sort of plan?”
“Two plans, actually; the second I will implement only if the first produce no results. I know how Elania thinks. She airs more on the cautious side. A single conversation will accomplish nothing. Repeated exposure to an idea might.”
This book continues the story of Kaia Stone. A year has gone by and everybody is dreaming of freedom; war seems unavoidable. And there is still the matter of Kaia’s past…
With The Yesterdays of Tomorrow, Jessica Hernandez has created the quite intriguing second book of the fantasy duology on Kaia Stone. It is an unusual and compelling read, drawing you into the world of Mar. Jessica Hernandez paints a clear picture of Kaia’s mind while the story evolves. Kaia is very likeable, she is of sufficient depth, this also applies to the other characters – depending on their relevance. The story begins slowly to provide the reader with a solid background; it soon takes on a faster pace, comprises interesting turns, and has a really good flow.
This is a book for you if you like fantasy and adventure, and if you like stronger female characters.
|Cover||⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐|
|Writing||⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐|
|Plot||⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐|
|Characters||⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐|
|POV||Third person – past tense|
|Sexual content||– 😳|
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