Do you own a Kindle? Are you looking for a deal? Better yet, are you looking for a story that is gorgeously written, romantic yet dangerous, and has everything a great story should have? Then you should be reading Alma Katsu’s The Taker Trilogy! Starting today (December 8th) and going through December 29th, the second book in Alma’s trilogy, The Reckoning, is a Kindle Big Deal at only $1.99! This is the perfect opportunity to catch up on the series, or simply dive into it if you’re new to these books. This Kindle Big Deal is available only in the U.S. on Kindle (sorry UK folks!)
About The Reckoning:
Lanore McIlvrae is the kind of woman who will do anything for love. Including imprisoning the man who loves her behind a wall of brick and stone.
She had no choice but to entomb Adair, her nemesis, to save Jonathan, the boy she grew up with in a remote Maine town in the early 1800s and the man she thought she would be with forever. But Adair had other plans for her. He used his mysterious, otherworldly powers to give her eternal life, but Lanore learned too late that there was a price for this gift: to spend eternity with him. And though he is handsome and charming, behind Adair’s seductive façade is the stuff of nightmares. He is a monster in the flesh, and he wants Lanore to love him for all of time.
Now, two hundred years after imprisoning Adair, Lanore is trying to atone for her sins. She has given away the treasures she’s collected over her many lifetimes in order to purge her past and clear the way for a future with her new lover, Luke Findley. But, while viewing these items at an exhibit at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, Lanore suddenly is aware that the thing she’s been dreading for two hundred years has caught up to her: Adair has escaped from his prison. He’s free— and he will come looking for her. And she has no idea how she will save herself.
With the stunningly imaginative storytelling and rich characterizations that fascinated readers worldwide and made The Taker a singular and memorable literary debut and an international sensation, Alma Katsu once again delivers “a powerful evocation of the dark side of romantic love” (Publishers Weekly) in her breathtaking new novel.
And if you’re new to the series, check out The Taker (Book 1), and the upcoming finale to Adair’s story, The Descent, out in January:
This is a series I highly recommend. I’ve been a fan of Alma’s since the beginning, and you can read my reviews of The Taker and The Reckoning. I’ll be reading The Descent soon, so stayed tuned for my review!