“Waiting” On Wednesday: The Heart of Betrayal

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.

The Heart of Betrayal  - Mary E. PearsonThe Heart of Betrayal by Mary E. Pearson

Hardcover: 490 pages
Publication date: July 07, 2015
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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Intrigue abounds in this hotly anticipated sequel to The Kiss of Deception!

Held captive in the barbarian kingdom of Venda, Lia and Rafe have little chance of escape. Desperate to save her life, Lia’s erstwhile assassin, Kaden, has told the Vendan Komizar that she has the gift, and the Komizar’s interest in Lia is greater than anyone could have foreseen.

Meanwhile, nothing is straightforward: there’s Rafe, who lied to Lia, but has sacrificed his freedom to protect her; Kaden, who meant to assassinate her but has now saved her life; and the Vendans, whom Lia always believed to be barbarians. Now that she lives amongst them, however, she realizes that may be far from the truth. Wrestling with her upbringing, her gift, and her sense of self, Lia must make powerful choices that will affect her country… and her own destiny.

Only a month and a bit until this baby comes out! Damn the cursed cliff hanger! The Kiss of Deception was actually kind of a mixed bag of emotions for me (my review here!), but by the end, it won me over. And I’m in desperate need of The Heart of Betrayal. Advance reviews are glowing balls of sunshines…

Oh, and I’m loving the cover! You will look very pretty on my shelf, book.

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Author: Cyn

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0 Replies to ““Waiting” On Wednesday: The Heart of Betrayal”

  1. I’m waiting for this book, too. And I’ve read a sneak peak, they’re such a tease! I agree with you in the cover part. It looks great and it matches the first one.
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  2. Love the cover on this one! The grey with the pop of red is eye catching. Cliffhangers drive me crazy so I can imagine you’re making down the days till you get your hands on this one!

  3. Great choice. I love the cover for this one. I still need to read the first one but I should be able to before this one comes out. Sounds exciting. Thanks so much for sharing. Have a great week. Happy reading My WoW

  4. I love this cover as well! Like 1000x more than I like the cover for the first. I haven’t read The Kiss of Deception yet though. I should remedy that!

  5. I have not read The Kiss of Deception yet but it is in my TBR pile which only seems to be building faster than I can read. I hope to get to reading it before this book comes out. Thanks for sharing. And I hope you enjoy it when you finally get your hands on it.

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  6. Cover Art looks Awesome, But im not to big into the whole love books, Thanks you very much for sharing.

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  7. What a striking cover! I hope you enjoy reading it!

    Heather @ Random Redheaded Ramblings

  8. Every time someone posts about this I remember that I have got to read the first one! Great pick!
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  9. I’m reading this one next week! I hear it’s “nicer” in terms of the ending (no cliffhanger like the first book) – but I guess we’ll find out O_O I hope you enjoy this book when you read it, Cyn!

    Have a fabulous week 🙂

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  10. I haven’t started reading this series yet, but I hope you enjoy reading this book!
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  11. Ha! I love your “glowing balls of sunshine” bit! And the book itself sounds wonderful. Enjoy!

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