Wishlist Wednesday: Sightwitch by Susan Dennard


Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by  Wishful Endings, to spotlight and discuss the books we’re excited about and have yet to read.

This week’s book: Sightwitch by Susan Dennard

Sightwitch Susan DennardTitle: Sightwitch
Author: Susan Dennard
Publisher: TorTeen
Publication Date: February 13, 2018

Summary (from Goodreads):

From New York Times bestselling author Susan Dennard, Sightwitch is an illustrated novella set in the Witchlands and told through Ryber’s journal entries and sketches.

Before Safi and Iseult battled a Bloodwitch...

Before Merik returned from the dead…

Ryber Fortiza was a Sightwitch Sister at a secluded convent, waiting to be called by her goddess into the depths of the mountain. There she would receive the gift of foretelling. But when that call never comes, Ryber finds herself the only Sister without the Sight.

Years pass and Ryber’s misfit pain becomes a dull ache, until one day, Sisters who already possess the Sight are summoned into the mountain, never to return. Soon enough, Ryber is the only Sister left. Now, it is up to her to save her Sisters, though she does not have the Sight—and though she does not know what might await her inside the mountain.

On her journey underground, she encounters a young captain named Kullen Ikray, who has no memory of who he is or how he got there. Together, the two journey ever deeper in search of answers, their road filled with horrors, and what they find at the end of that road will alter the fate of the Witchlands forever.

Set a year before TruthwitchSightwitch is a companion novella that also serves as a set up to Bloodwitch, as well as an expansion of the Witchlands world.

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I could not be more excited about this book! Ryber is such an interesting character and I just love the whole concept of the novella, as it will contain images. If you are subscribed to Susan’s newsletter, there have been some special sneak peeks of Sightwitch and the illustrations are amazing. I can’t wait to get back into the Witchlands series again!

About Susan Dennard

Picture of Susan Dennard.

Susan Dennard has come a long way from small-town Georgia. With a masters degree in marine biology, she got to travel the world—six out of seven continents, to be exact (she’ll get to Asia one of these days!)—before she settled down as a full-time novelist and writing instructor.

She is the author of the New York Times bestselling Witchlands as well as the Something Strange & Deadly series. When not writing, she can be found slaying darkspawn on her Xbox or earning bruises at the dojo.

17 thoughts on “Wishlist Wednesday: Sightwitch by Susan Dennard

  1. Aneta says:

    YES YES YES!! I need more from this series like right away. I wish it was the third book coming out, but I’ll make do with this one.
    Great choice this week 🙂

  2. sosobooks100 says:

    I haven’t even read Truthwitch yet, but I’m SO EXCITED to! When I saw this gorgeous cover, I knew that I really had to catch up with Susan Dennard’s series soon. I’ve heard great things about the female friendships, and that’s just what I want to read about.
    I can’t believe this book will have illustrations too! That’s so great! Thanks for the tip.

    My CWW / WOW: https://bookslikewolves.wixsite.com/blog/single-post/2017/09/27/Waiting-On-Wednesday-Fall-Edition

  3. priyankaswonderland says:

    Oh I love when authors give a little extra via novellas! I haven’t picked up this series but will have to soon!
    Here’s my WoW
    PS: Love your new title banner thing(I don’t know what to call it) I like that you called it wishlist Wednesday too!

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