Friday, September 13, 2019

THE NECROMANCER'S BRIDE BY KAT ROSS | REVIEW & GIVEAWAY



The Necromancer’s Bride 

Kat Ross 
(Gaslamp Gothic, #4)
Published by: Acorn Publishing
Publication date: May 31st 2019
Genres: Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal, Retelling

Forgiveness is not Gabriel D’Ange’s strong suit.
A self-appointed soldier of God with a penchant for ruthlessly punishing his enemies, he vanished after Anne Lawrence stabbed him with his own dagger.
The smart thing would be to let him go.
Unfortunately, Anne’s life isn’t just lonely without Gabriel. It’s insufferably boring.
Determined to heal the rift between them, she goes in search of her tempestuous former lover, black parasol in hand and daeva magic crackling at her fingertips. But Gabriel has his own plans afoot and Anne finds herself drawn into one of his tangled webs, much against her better judgment.
Gabriel’s nemesis has reappeared in Brussels, a vile slaver who’s plundering the Congo Free State with the blessing of King Leopold. Gabriel might be willing to give Anne a second chance, but not until Jorin Bekker’s head is lying at his feet.
Back in London, the quasi-reformed necromancer Balthazar sets his sights on the same quarry. He holds a very personal grudge against Bekker — and killing him might be the only way to keep Gabriel D’Ange from Balthazar’s own throat.
When the hunters collide at a lavish gala thrown by the king, Anne learns just how far she’ll go to save the man she loves.
Note: The Necromancer’s Bride is the sequel to A Bad Breed, which should be read first.

The Necromancer's Bride (Gaslamp Gothic, #4)The Necromancer's Bride by Kat Ross
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Having read A Bad Breed, I was really glad to reimmerse myself into that world and those characters. The Necromancer's Bride has so many amazing twists and surprises around every corner, behind every door. It is pure geniusly written. Kat Ross knew what she was doing. I love this dark take on the Victorian setting. Its just amazing. I'm at a loss for more to say other than YOU SHOULD PICK THIS ONE UP.

*Disclaimer: I received an advance readers' copy of this book through XpressoBookTours in participation of this blog tour. This is my honest and voluntary review. All opinions are my own and remain unbiased.


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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Kat Ross worked as a journalist at the United Nations for ten years before happily falling back into what she likes best: making stuff up. She’s the author of the Fourth Element and Fourth Talisman fantasy series, the Gaslamp Gothic paranormal mysteries, and the dystopian thriller Some Fine Day. She loves myths, monsters and doomsday scenarios. Check out Kat’s Pinterest page for the people, places and things that inspire her books.


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