Excerpt & Giveaway: The Girl (The Sanctum) by Madhuri Blaylock



The Girl

The Sanctum: Book One

by Madhuri Blaylock


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Book Blurb:

The Sanctum, an all-powerful governing body founded by ten families, entrusted to maintain the peace amongst Magicals and ensure the ignorance of humans, has been corrupted by greed and savagery for generations, but is all Wyatt Clayworth has ever known.

A descendant of one of the Founding Families and Class A Warrior, Wyatt has always believed in the ways of The Sanctum, having grown up in the system and thrived under their leadership. A golden boy, renowned for his prowess and skill in battle, Wyatt has never questioned a mission or kill order until the night he crosses paths with a brutally injured and mysterious girl.

Scouring Central Park with his best friend and fellow Class A Warrior, Ryker Morrison, for the hybrid demon prophesied to bring an end to The Sanctum and destroy the world for Magicals and humans alike, Wyatt instead finds Dev and his whole life turns upside down. Told he was hunting a killing machine, hellbent on wreaking havoc and destruction upon all it encounters, Wyatt instead sees nothing more than a broken girl with haunted eyes and a bit of a death wish.

All Dev wants is for Wyatt to either kill her or leave her alone. When he refuses to do either, she finds herself being pulled into his life while being hunted by warriors everywhere she turns. Drawn to one another for reasons they cannot begin to explain to themselves, much less anyone else, Wyatt is determined to protect Dev and help her realize her mission to avenge the deaths of her family at the hands of The Sanctum. His abdication of his duties and his outright rejection of his responsibilities to The Sanctum create a maelstrom of events beyond anyone’s imagination.



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“Waiting On” Wednesday (15): CITY OF HEAVENLY FIRE by Cassandra Clare

New WoW


“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted at Breaking the Spine that spotlights eagerly anticipated upcoming releases.


This week’s spotlight is on:

city of heavenly fire

 City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare

Release Date: May 27, 2014


Here’s the blurb from Goodreads:


I am coming.

Darkness returns to the Shadowhunter world. As their society falls apart around them, Clary, Jace, Simon and their friends must band together to fight the greatest evil the Nephilim have ever faced: Clary’s own brother. Nothing in the world can defeat him — must they journey to another world to find the chance? Lives will be lost, love sacrificed, and the whole world changed in the sixth and last installment of the Mortal Instruments series!



Why am I waiting?

And that was the blurb. I guess they can’t really put more plot details in there. After all, it’s the final book and the readers won’t be too happy with spoilers. I know I won’t be.

But I will be happy if I can read this very soon. I am so ready to read the ending to this series and to find out what happens to the characters that I have come to love after 5 books. Plus, I need to get my Cassandra Clare writing fix. The gap between her book publications are just too long. ^__^


What are you “waiting on” this Wednesday? I would love to hear all about them.