Legendborn by Tracy Deonn is an Arthurian legend story that sounds so exciting! There are so many intriguing aspects about this fantasy book. Books about secrets and magic are ones that I really enjoy and I have a feeling that this book is going to be epic.
Summary: Legendborn by Tracy Deonn
Author: Tracy Deonn
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Publication Date: September 15, 2020
After her mother dies in an accident, sixteen-year-old Bree Matthews wants nothing to do with her family memories or childhood home. A residential program for bright high schoolers at UNC–Chapel Hill seems like the perfect escape—until Bree witnesses a magical attack her very first night on campus.
A flying demon feeding on human energies.
A secret society of so called “Legendborn” students that hunt the creatures down.
And a mysterious teenage mage who calls himself a “Merlin” and who attempts—and fails—to wipe Bree’s memory of everything she saw.
The mage’s failure unlocks Bree’s own unique magic and a buried memory with a hidden connection: the night her mother died, another Merlin was at the hospital. Now that Bree knows there’s more to her mother’s death than what’s on the police report, she’ll do whatever it takes to find out the truth, even if that means infiltrating the Legendborn as one of their initiates.
She recruits Nick, a self-exiled Legendborn with his own grudge against the group, and their reluctant partnership pulls them deeper into the society’s secrets—and closer to each other. But when the Legendborn reveal themselves as the descendants of King Arthur’s knights and explain that a magical war is coming, Bree has to decide how far she’ll go for the truth and whether she should use her magic to take the society down—or join the fight.
Book Quotes: Legendborn by Tracy Deonn
“Don’t make your life about the loss. Make it about the love.”
“Love is a powerful thing, more powerful than blood, although both run through us like a river.”
“Who’s the literary nerd? The quoter or the one who recognizes the quote?”
17 thoughts on “Legendborn by Tracy Deonn”
Yes! I think so, too! 🙂
Not only is it a gorgeous cover, but the synopsis hooked me in the first sentence! Definitely one I am looking forward to reading. I hope you enjoy it, as well 🙂
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The cover really is eye-catching! 🙂
Pretty cover. Hope you love it!
Thanks, Barb! 🙂
I love that cover. Sounds like this will be interesting and insightful. I hope you enjoy reading it.
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I am excited! 🙂
What a gorgeous cover and it sounds soo good!
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It does! I can’t wait. 🙂
I’ve been wanting to read something different and this sounds like it will be.
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It is quite different, for sure! 🙂
I think so! I am interested in learning more. 🙂
Sounds like something that will be interesting!
Thanks for sharing!
Thanks for stopping by! 🙂
It’s already on my TBR list and I can’t wait to read it! Let’s hope we both love it!
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Yay!! It should be an interesting story that I hope we enjoy. 🙂
This sounds like an interesting book. I think my oldest granddaughter would enjoy reading it.