“Waiting” On Wednesday: Truthwitch

Waiting on WednesdayWaiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine. The purpose is to spotlight upcoming releases that we are excited for.

Truthwitch - Susan DennardTruthwitch by Susan Dennard

Hardcover: 416 pages
Publication date: January 5th 2016
Publisher: Tor Teen
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On a continent ruled by three empires, some are born with a “witchery”, a magical skill that sets them apart from others.

In the Witchlands, there are almost as many types of magic as there are ways to get in trouble—as two desperate young women know all too well.

Safiya is a Truthwitch, able to discern truth from lie. It’s a powerful magic that many would kill to have on their side, especially amongst the nobility to which Safi was born. So Safi must keep her gift hidden, lest she be used as a pawn in the struggle between empires.

Iseult, a Threadwitch, can see the invisible ties that bind and entangle the lives around her—but she cannot see the bonds that touch her own heart. Her unlikely friendship with Safi has taken her from life as an outcast into one of reckless adventure, where she is a cool, wary balance to Safi’s hotheaded impulsiveness.

Safi and Iseult just want to be free to live their own lives, but war is coming to the Witchlands. With the help of the cunning Prince Merik (a Windwitch and ship’s captain) and the hindrance of a Bloodwitch bent on revenge, the friends must fight emperors, princes, and mercenaries alike, who will stop at nothing to get their hands on a Truthwitch.

Definitely been seeing this guy around and it looks pretty awesome! It’s been a while since I’ve read a witch book but I’m intrigued by this. A witch that can tell truth from lie, sounds good to me! Ooh, and there’s a prince, too (who happens to also be the ship’s captain!? Okay!)!

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Author: Cyn

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13 Replies to ““Waiting” On Wednesday: Truthwitch”

  1. OMG I can’t wait to read this one! I had the joy of meeting Susan and she talked about this book and just made it sounds amazing and the cover….I need it in my life.

  2. I’m 100% with you on this one! I didn’t even really need to know what this one was about the first time I saw it. It’s Susan Dennard, that was enough for me! 😀

  3. I’m really looking forward to reading this as well, it sounds great!

    A nice WoW! Sharon – Obsession with Books

  4. I think many are waiting on this one, I know that I am… Nice choice!!!

    Carolyn @#GeekGirlBooks

  5. I’ve been seeing this around so much lately, and it doesn’t help that it only increases my desperate need to read it! Great pick 🙂

  6. Actually I’m not so much into books about/with witched (although I really liked The Witch Hunter!) but Truthwitch sounds pretty awesome! I already have it on my TBR and can’t wait to read it! Hope we’ll both enjoy it! 😀

    Here’s my WoW! 🙂
    Yvonne @ A World Between Folded Pages

  7. I’ve never read a book by Susan Dennard before and this one has me all kinds of excited. Can’t wait to see her writing style and to learn more about the “clans” everyone on twitter are always referring to.

  8. I’ve never read anything by this author before. I hope you enjoy reading this book.
    My WoW

  9. I had a problem commenting…let’s try again. It seems to be the right time to read about witches. Thanks for sharing and enjoy. Here’s mine: “STARS OF FORTUNE”

  10. I can’t wait to read this one too! Love Susan’s previous series. She’s a wonderful writer and this one is going to be great too. I can already tell! 🙂

    Happy Wednesday~

    Shane @ Itching for Books

  11. I’m excited about this one too! I can’t remember where I first saw it, but I’m impatiently waiting for it. Great pick! Here’s my WoW. Happy reading!

  12. I’ve been wanting to read this ever since I heard that Sarah J. Maas really liked it. I’ll try anything she thinks is awesome! Here’s My WoW.

  13. I have heard that people loved this book. I hope you love it.

    Grace @ Books of Love

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