Waiting on Wednesday: The Heart of Betrayal by Mary E. Pearson

I’m participating in Waiting on Wednesday occasionally. Breaking the Spine blog hosts Waiting on Wednesday–a time each week we can spotlight upcoming releases. Visit the blog Waiting on Wednesdayto find out more information and to leave your link on her blog.

 

The book I’m excited about this week:

The Heart of Betrayal by Mary E. Pearson

Series: The Remnant Chronicles #2

Publication Date: July 7, 2015

Synopsis from Goodreads: 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.

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What made me pick this book:

  • I really liked the first book in this series.
  • A nice cover!