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Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness

Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness

Shadow of Night starts off where A Discovery of Witches left us. Matthew, an ancient vampire and Diana, a witch brimming with untapped power and promise, land in a tangled heap in Matthew’s lodge in Elizabethan Oxford. They’ve traveled back in time to give Diana a chance to learn how to control her burgeoning magic. … Continue reading

A Discovery of Witches

A Discovery of Witches

This book sucked me in (pun intended) from the first chapter when Diana, a contemporary scholar of alchemy, fights against her instincts as a witch when she comes face to face with a spellbound manuscript in the Bodleian Library, and had me riveted for nearly every page afterwards. There are a few themes that helped embed … Continue reading