Circle of Shadows by Evelyn Skye

Circle of Shadows by Evelyn Skye

Circle of Shadows by Evelyn Skye sounds like a great fantasy that has a little magic as well, so this is one that I am highly anticipating for 2019. I have had Evelyn Skye’s The Crown’s Game series on my bookshelf for so long now. It is one series that I am really excited to read because I have heard nothing but praise for it. I have a feeling that this new series is going to be just as well-loved.

Circle of Shadows by Evelyn Skye

Circle of ShadowsTitle: Circle of Shadows
Author: Evelyn Skye
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Publication Date: January 22, 2019

Summary (from Goodreads):

Sora can move as silently as a ghost and hurl throwing stars with lethal accuracy. Her gemina, Daemon, can win any physical fight blindfolded and with an arm tied around his back. They are apprentice warriors of the Society of Taigas—marked by the gods to be trained in magic and the fighting arts to protect the kingdom of Kichona.

As their graduation approaches, Sora and Daemon look forward to proving themselves worthy of belonging in the elite group—but in a kingdom free of violence since the Blood Rift Rebellion many years ago, it’s been difficult to make their mark.

So when Sora and Daemon encounter a strange camp of mysterious soldiers while on a standard scouting mission, they decide the only thing to do to help their kingdom is to infiltrate the group. Taking this risk will change Sora’s life forever—and lead her on a mission of deception that may fool everyone she’s ever loved.

Love, spies, and adventure abound as Sora and Daemon unravel a complex web of magic and secrets that might tear them—and the entire kingdom—apart forever.


Book Quotes: Circle of Shadows by Evelyn Skye

Work hard. Mischief harder.

Choices, unfortunately, had consequences.

About Evelyn Skye

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Evelyn Skye was once offered a job by the C.I.A., she not-so-secretly wishes she was on “So You Think You Can Dance,” and if you challenge her to a pizza-eating contest, she guarantees she will win. When she isn’t writing, Evelyn can be found chasing her daughter on the playground or sitting on the couch, immersed in a good book and eating way too many cookies. THE CROWN’S GAME is her first novel.

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15 thoughts on “Circle of Shadows by Evelyn Skye

  1. Jaime Lynn says:

    The Crown’s Game is one of my absolute favorite series, so I am super duper excited for this new one. It sounds completely different, but oh so good. I cannot wait for this book. Come on January! I think this may be one of my most anticipated!

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