The Friday 56 is a weekly blog meme hosted by Freda’s Voice. Join in every Friday, the rules are simple.
*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader.
*Find any sentence (or a few, just don’t spoil it) that grab you.
*Add your (url) post here in Linky. Add the post url, not your blog url. It’s that simple.
“Your mother had magic, a little voice whispered to me, and I shivered, and still she couldn’t stop a man from attacking her. But I shook my head, fighting away the panic. You can’t kill a Roe witch. No one can. Maybe my mother couldn’t save herself, but magic would save me.”
From my review:
“Prince Island has been home to the Roe witch for generations. For a price the people of the island come to the witch’s cottage in search of charms of protection, love, and the like. Avery Roe is destined to become the next Roe witch, to inherit the role from her grandmother…until the day her mother steals her away. Determined to keep her daughter from magic, Avery’s mother has made it impossible for her leave the town of New Bishop, to claim her rightful place as the next Roe witch. But Avery hasn’t given up trying and when she wakes from a dream foretelling her own death, she must find a way to get back to her grandmother, to unlock the magic inside herself, and prevent her own murder…” Read my full review here.