Can’t Wait Wednesday : The Thief on the Winged Horse by Kate Mascarenhas

Can't Wait Wednesday

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme that was originally created by Breaking the Spine.  Unfortunately Breaking the Spine are no longer hosting so I’m now linking my posts up to Wishful Endings Can’t Wait Wednesday. Don’t forget to stop over, link up and check out what books everyone else is waiting for.  If you want to take part, basically, every Wednesday, we highlight a book that we’re really looking forward to.  This week my book is : The Thief on the Winged Horse by Kate Mascarenhas. Check out this intriguing blurb:

TheThiefThe Kendrick family have been making world-famous dolls since the early 1800s. But their dolls aren’t coveted for the craftmanship alone. Each one has a specific emotion laid on it by its creator. A magic that can make you feel bucolic bliss or consuming paranoia at a single touch. Though founded by sisters, now only men may know the secrets of the workshop.

Persephone Kendrick longs to break tradition and learn the family craft, and when a handsome stranger arrives claiming doll-making talent and a blood tie to the Kendricks, she sees a chance to grasp all she desires.

But then, one night, the family’s most valuable doll is stolen. Only someone with knowledge of magic could have taken her. Only a Kendrick could have committed this crime…

Expected publication : August 2020


7 Responses to “Can’t Wait Wednesday : The Thief on the Winged Horse by Kate Mascarenhas”

  1. Tessa Pulyer

    I hadn’t heard of this book but it sure does sound interesting. I’ll have to put it on my own list ❤️

  2. waytoofantasy

    Well this sounds fascinating. Also I have a weakness for that style of cover. Hope you enjoy this one when it arrives. 🙂

  3. Tammy

    Wow, this sounds amazing. I’ve never heard of it before, so I’m running to Goodreads to add it right now😁

  4. Barb @ Booker T's Farm

    This sounds awesome and what a pretty cover! Thanks for sharing it.

  5. maddalena@spaceandsorcery

    Intriguing indeed… 🙂

  6. Mogsy @ BiblioSanctum

    This looks interesting! Gonna keep my eye on it 🙂

  7. jessicabookworm

    This sounds really interesting and similar to what I am reading at the moment: The Toymakers by Robert Dinsdale. Happy reading! 🙂

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