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of souls 2Souls 2 Kingdom of Souls 3 Yes this is where I kick myself or not reading this book sooner I was anticipating this book or so so long but wow was it worth the wait even the added months I delayed or some unbeknownst reason This book is unlike anything I ve read before Everything about this world is so rich the plot This book is unlike anything I ve read before Everything about this world is so rich the plot but impossible not to all into the magic system one with so many layers that it blew my mind a little This book has a pervading sense of danger seeping gradually into its pages the you read turning magic rom a thing of wonder to one of the darkest weapons There is a whole mythology to this world inspired by West African mythology with various histories stories contradictions clamouring Live Bait for attentionor top spot as most important It s No Strings Attached fascinating to read and makesor such an intense plot I couldn t help sinking deep into the pagesNot to mention the characters and their relationships This has one of the most complicated twisted Fancy Strut family dynamics I ve ever read and boy does it makeor a good story The conflicting emotions the chilling Northern California: A History and Guide - From Napa to Eureka feeling when something goes against the normgahh it was STRONG Add in theriendships the camaraderie paired with Arrah s own independence and individual trials and you have a whole host of characters you can t help but love to read about I genuinely loved every page of this book While I m kicking myself Unbreathed Memories for not reading this newavourite sooner I can at least be happy knowing I don t have to wait uite as long or the seuelbecause wow do I need it I m bias of course This story is deeply personal to me and explores themes that have shaped my life I
hope readers enjoy it too Now that Kingdom of Souls is officially out in the world I want to include contentreaders enjoy it too Now that Kingdom of Souls is officially out in the world I want to include content or those interested in reading the book The story includes blood magic an intentional infliction of self injury in a ritual challenging amilial relationship death of a child death in battle scenes mention of animal sacrifice not on page animal possession mind manipulation and an act of a sexual nature that occurs when a character tricks another character while disguising their appearanceLastly there is a World Guide or Kingdom Of Souls which includes terms and definitions that appear in the book 45 Magic has a price if you re willing to payThis book had great characters great plot and explored African mythology This book A Sally Lockhart Mystery 2 focuses on a girl called Arrah the non magic daughter of powerful witch doctors much to Arrah s disappointment All Arrah wants is magic so that her mother willinally be proud of her I Love My Dad for something rather than just a disappointment When children begin to go missingrom the poorer areas of the land Arrah seeks to get magic in order to stop the disappearances and see who is behind the kidnappings However to gain magic there is a heavy price to pay which is painful and dark Through exploring the kidnappings Arrah discovers the truth which she was not expecting at all and the conseuences of this sends her whole life spiralling This book had some twists and turns I was just not expecting at all The magic and determination of the characters could be dark at times which just drew me into this book even Arrah was a great MC and her All about Us friends gave her strength and were supportive which wasantastic too There was a slow burn romance sort of but this didn t detract rom the plot at allThis book did contain a very dysfunctional and angering amily dynamic I don t want to give too much away but this added to the plot It explored the lengths people will go to gain power I loved learning about the Orisha s and the magic system in this book With so many twists and turns I cannot wait to see how this series continues I don t really like this cover the US one but whatever Still gonna read this The UK cover though isn t that bad so that s coolThe ARC is so much beautiful. To Noni Speaks Up find the culpritShe uncovers something worse The long imprisoned Demon King is stirring And if he rises his hungeror souls will bring the world to its knees unless Arrah pays the price or the magic to stop him.
CHARACTERS ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Rena Barron45 s It s always crucial to support Black authors now than ever so I d like to bring this grand dark haunting ascinating and mind boggling African An Egg-cellent Easter! (Barbie) fantasy to your attention To everyone who dares to dreamdares to live their truthsdares to stand against atrocitiesdares to say I am enough this book isor you If I had to use one word to describe Kingdom of Souls other than the adjectives already listed above it would be crazy Thoroughly and gloriously crazy Oh the twists the reveals I had my pants shocked off on too many occasions and it was simply delightful This book is all about lies and half truths Power and ambition and revenge Attempting to belong and daring to say enough It was dark but not in a graphic wayMy only criticism is that the irst 40% was slow and not intriguing enough besides its world unlike the rest after chapter 17 which had my attention by the throat with its mesmerising madness and ascinated me to hell and back It s really unfortunate that the plot did not start well doing an injustice to magnificent path it will end up on Because at the aforementioned point in the book
The Tale Takes Such Atale takes such a turn on the road that whoever doesn t hold out will be missing a treasureYou cannot believe how it all changes evolves into something extraordinary and indelible with complex characters and a dark epic tale I confess I tried very hard to give the book Wish Upon a Wedding four stars I did but if chapters 1 17 deserved three stars then 18 42 got all theive and an extra one on top of that Which leaves me no choice but to happily give it 45 which I always round up What a tragedy such a shame This world is a cruel place and only the most brutal thrive I strongly suggest to avoid implying that I might be orcing you ofc would I ever listening to my playlist at the end of this review or some epic spooky and tribal music Now to see about desperately stealing a copy of the next book CW mutilation self harmalso check out author s review Storyline For she will rise Renovations: A Father and Son Rebuild a House and Rediscover Each Other from the ashes alit inlamesFor no water will ever uell her painFor no redemption will befall herFor we will never speak her name Song of the Unnamed Five thousand years ago the orishas and demons Richard Nixon: The Life fought a war when demons attempted to destroy the gods and their human creations a war that saw the destruction of the demon race their Demon King s ka and soul being bound in a box when twenty of those gods gave up their bodies to defeat and imprison himOr at least that s how the story goes Do you want the truth Not the story I promise you the truth is much interesting than the lie Arrah a girl born to two powerful parents who cannot wield any magic herself a disappointment whose only special trait is her impenetrable mind sits hoping this year will be the one where magicinally lights on her skin But the path she will end up walking is not one she ever imagined existed let alone I Am Cow, Hear Me Moo! for herBecause afterive thousand years the beast stirs The box shakes The children are stolen rom streets And Heka the mother and ather of magic who gave the tribes magic when orishas withheld their power visits the Blood Moon Festival one last timeWill
gods care enough shake out of their yearslong slumbers and save the mortal world Puppet Master from the Demon King one time What s the point of gods if they turn their backs when needed the most When sheinally wakes her wrath will be the death of usFor there to be peace there must be death Storytelling Her hair hangs loose in soft dark curls that promise kindness but they re lullabies that end in nightmares Rena s writing is easy and lowing with golden moments promise kindness but they re lullabies that end in nightmares Rena s writing is easy and lowing with golden moments inspiration yet special in its masterful capturing of Janae (Blacktop, feelings and atmosphere Her story telling is outstanding in knowing when and how to deliver information dodging info dumps like a pro She in every sense of the world weaves a tapestry of a tale and Ior one cannot wait to read of her antastical imaginings Characters Our greatest Magic has a price if you’re willing to payBorn into a amily of powerful witchdoctors Arrah yearns or magic of her own But each year she ails to call orth her ancestral powers while her ambitious mother watches. Ower lies not in our magic but in our hearts Little Priestess Arrah Anger Is Undoubtedly anger is undoubtedly of my avourite themes to read if not the ultimate avourite and I truly appreciate how by the end of this irst installment our MC is taking a strollThe Gods Care Enough
the ury road She is clever unyielding absolutely no nonsense wasting no time pondering useless things that she cannot help stop or predict Yet she is belittled by her mother always seeking to belong to be worthy to satisfy the person who should love her most but calls her a disappointment and a shame Truly my heart aches Dont Hex with Texas (Enchanted, Inc., for her Credit Alex Castellanos Efiya the most intriguing but disturbing character of this book she is one I will not beorgetting anytime soon Or even late Unstable Cruel An overgrown child who shares all of children s traits the impulse to play games the lack of a concept of good and bad and must or must not mixed with too much power Efiya is a petulant girl playing deadly games Credit Alex Castellanos Arti aaahhh Arti what am I supposed to do with you I love her despite all her cruelties all the ways she Spanish Dagger (China Bayles, failed as a mother I see why she walked the path she did I understand her rage her pride her ambition her sense of betrayal and her harsh judgment And I know that she caresor her daughter if perhaps less than her revenge and desire A man s character lies not in his Everyday life in medieval times fine clothes but in the purity of his soul Rudjek I was hesitant about our love interest atirst but he undoubtedly grew on me Though Idown the ury road she is clever unyielding
Don T Have Mucht have much say about him except the North fact that he is kind and caring and willful and not my type but precious all the same Credit Alex Castellanos Sukar and Essnai I certainly loved they are just badassriends to Arrah and then there is the Demon King who I need of along with his demons I have a thing or demons okay Relationships Between all the relationships in this book it s the messed up amilial bonds that stand out most to me Yes there is romance and it s cute and it promises to be even heartwrenching in the seuel and I should note that I ship Daho and Dimma than Arrah and Rudjek though the latter are also beautifully tragic BUTOh do the complicated and toxic Dead Giveaway familial bonds take over the stage What is it like to have a mother you have longedor all your life loved and needed and tried to impress and yet need to kill at the same time To have a mother who loves you and wants to protect you but who loves her ambition prises her revenge over you What is it like to gain a sister you have vowed to kill even before her birth To hope to help her while planning to end herAll interesting concepts and uestions delivered so deftly and tangibly that my heart broke into a million pieces at the love and pain of their contradictory nature Worldbuilding Magic isn t good or bad It s people who make it dangerous We ve done nothing but use it to destroy each other In this series Rena Barron has built an exceptional world inspired by West African mythology a world of curses and spells and the pricey magic of Charlatans of a city in the space between time a void and restless ghosts without souls of the pure magic of orishas pulled Andrew Lost In the Kitchen from theabric of the world the stolen magic of demons taken Strange Son: Two Mothers, Two Sons, and the Quest to Unlock the Hidden World of Autism from consumed souls and the anti magic of cravensA world ruled by orishas immortal and careless beings who created humanity as their poorer reflections love them like their children andind them entertaining or worthless depending on their mood such as the Twin Kings of the sun and the moon or gods of dreams and Nope fire and sea and seasons and beasts myavourite among these gods is Fram the balancer of life and death a being of duality Rejected Rejected Rejected fluid in gender singular in its binary existence May he join with the mother andather may he become one with the kingdom of souls It was a delight to spend a whole day of my life in this exotic immersive antasy world I can t help but crave Companions Book playlist Spotify URL Books in With growing disapprovalThere’s only one thing Arrah hasn’t tried a deadly last resort trading years of her own life or scraps of magic Until the Kingdom’s children begin to disappear and Arrah is desperate.