A Discovery of Witches

A Discovery of WitchesA Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
Published by Viking Penguin on February 8, 2011
Genres: Fantasy, Romance
Pages: 579
Format: ebook
Buy on Amazon, Buy on Barnes & Noble, Buy at The Book Depository
Goodreads

A richly inventive novel about a centuries-old vampire, a spellbound witch, and the mysterious manuscript that draws them together.

Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery, so after a furtive glance and a few notes, she banishes the book to the stacks, but her discovery sets a fantastical underworld stirring, and a horde of daemons, witches, and vampires soon descends upon the library. Diana has stumbled upon a coveted treasure lost for centuries--and she's the only creature who can break its spell.

Read More »»»

Baby Got Back

Wow! I absolutely cannot believe I published my last post in September! It feels so good to be back plinking away on the keyboard again – my last computer died out on me not long after October began, cheating me out of so many amazing reading and blogging challenges and writing. I’ve really missed connecting with you, lovely readers, and I am so happy to announce that I’m back – maybe even with a vengeance…Read More »»»