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Serpent & Dove (Serpent & Dove, #1) Bound as one to love, honor, or burn.Two years ago, Louise le Blanc fled her coven and took shelter in the city of Cesarine, forsaking all magic and living off whatever she could steal There, witches like Lou are hunted They are feared And they are burned.Sworn to the Church as a Chasseur, Reid Diggory has lived his life by one principle thou shalt not suffer a witch to live. His path was never meant to cross with Lou s, but a wicked stunt forces them into an impossible union holy matrimony.The war between witches and Church is an ancient one, and Lou s most dangerous enemies bring a fate worse than fire Unable to ignore her growing feelings, yet powerless to change what she is, a choice must be made.And love makes fools of us all. Read Serpent & Dove (Serpent & Dove, #1) by Shelby Mahurin – wholesalesweetshop.co.uk

Read Serpent & Dove (Serpent & Dove, #1)Author Shelby Mahurin – wholesalesweetshop.co.uk
  • Hardcover
  • 528 pages
  • Serpent & Dove (Serpent & Dove, #1)
  • Shelby Mahurin
  • English
  • 03 June 2017
  • 0062878026

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  1. 4.5 Stars Such a beautifully rich fantasy debut I was so pleasantly surprised to find how attached I became to the characters and overall story This is not a book you are going to want to miss Full review to comeI r...

  2. Few things compare to that feeling you get after finishing a book that lived up to your expectations Ever since I read the blurb of this book I knew I was going to love this and I WAS NOT DISSAPOINTED.It had everything I adore addictive easy writing enemies to lovers marriage of convenience witch witch hunter romance slow burn intricate magical system heart warming female friendship morally grey characters inner battle of right and wrongIn the land of Belterra witches are burn Few things compare to that feeling you get after finishing a book that lived up to your expectations Ever since I read the blurb of this book I knew I was going to love this and I WAS NOT DISSAPOINTED.It had everything I adore addictive easy writing enemies to lovers marriage of convenience witch witch hunter romance slow burn intricate magical system heart warming female friendship morally grey characters inner battle of right and wrongIn the land of Belterra witches are burned at the stake and the Chasseur Witchhunters , with the Archbishop as their leader, are ruthless Their number one rule Thou shalt not suffer a witch to live.Two years ago Lou left her coven for reasons I shan t go into and was forced to live a life of sup...

  3. Holy Fuck deceased Full review to come.

  4. I was lucky enough to read SERPENT DOVE before publication, and it quickly became one of my favorite books of all time If you re a fan of Sarah J Maas mature themes, then this is a MUST READ Below I ve jotted some other reasons to pick this up Don t mind my scrambled brain Also, PICK THIS BOOK UP YOU WILL NOT REGRET IT Things SERPENT DOVE has that I never knew I needed until the second I did in random order because I said so 1 Forced Marriage I swooned with the rest of I was lucky enough to read SERPENT DOVE before publication, and it quickly became one of my favorite books of all time If you re a fan of Sarah J Maas mature themes, then this is a MUST READ Below I ve jotted some other reasons to pick this up Don t mind my scrambled brain Also, PICK THIS BOOK UP YOU WILL NOT REGRET IT Things SERPENT DOVE has that I never knew I needed until the second I did in random order because I said so 1 Forced Marriage I swooned with the rest of the world while reading Outlander and seeing Jamie and Claire s relationship blossom, but the marriage of convenience in this is so good Like, blow your socks off, melt your brain, and make you binge on Ben Jerry s good.2 Chasseurs AKA French Witch Hunt...

  5. A witch witch hunter love story Yes please gimme gimme gimme

  6. WITCHES BE BACK with my favourite fantasy book this yearConscious of the Chasseurs eyes on me, I forced a smirk and bumped my husband s hip, pretending that it d all been a show A laugh That I d just been goading him to get a reaction That I wasn t a witch in Mass, standing amongst my enemies and worshipping someone else s god.Our lives reflect our hearts.They might ve all been hypocrites, but I was the biggest of them all What a splendid debut What a freaking phenomenal first book of a WITCHES BE BACK with my favourite fantasy book this yearConscious of the Chasseurs eyes on me, I forced a smirk and bumped my husband s hip, pretending that it d all been a show A laugh That I d just been goading him to get a reaction That I wasn t a witch in Mass, standing amongst my enemies and worshipping someone else s god.Our lives reflect our hearts.They might ve all been hypocrites, but I was the biggest of them all What a splendid debut What a freaking phenomenal first book of a series.There is literally nothing I didn t love about Serpent Dove.If a few months ago, someone would have asked me what elements a book must include for me to fall head over heels with it, I would have pulled out a list A long one, I may add Now, after reading Serpent and Dove, I can just point at...

  7. Thank you HarperTeen for the gifted review copy in exchange for an honest review When I first read the synopsis for Serpent Dove I knew I had to read it, and although I was excited to start I didn t really have that high expectations And there dear friends, is where I was wrong This book was everything I wanted it to be This book has so many amazing elements including witches, witch hunters, enemies to lovers, and forbidden love The book had me on edge for the two days that I spent rea Thank you HarperTeen for the gifted review copy in exchange for an honest review When I first read the synopsis for Serpent Dove I knew I had to read it, and although I was excited to start I didn t really have that high expectations And there dear friends, is where I was wrong This book was everything I wanted it to be This book has so many amazing elements including witches, witch hunters, enemies to lovers, and forbidden love The book had me on edge for the two days that I spent reading it yes, I loved it that much.Lou is our main characters After fleeing her coven she takes to hiding herself and repressing her magic to avoid being caught by the Chasseur, a group of witch hunters who burn witches at the stake Lou is sassy, strong, independent, and I can guarantee that you ll love her she had me laughing at every page., and worrying with her about her chances of discov...

  8. As soon as I read this blurb, I was like, count me in Witchy is my name and witchy wars are my game However, I wasn t sure what I would get, but what I got is one of my favorite books of the year I loved both points of views Lou was ambitious, perfectly flawed, spoke what was on her mind, and down right awesome Reid was strong willed, innocent yet not innocent, and so dang swoony And the chemistry between Lou and Reid was so freaking good Don t let me forget the side characters Coco Anse As soon as I read this blurb, I was like, count me in Witchy is my name and witchy wars are my game However, I wasn t sure what I would get, but what I got is one of my favorite books of the year I loved both points of views Lou was ambitious, perfectly flawed, spoke what was on her mind, and down right awesome Reid was strong ...

  9. ARC provided by Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review Wicked are the ways of women and especially a witchSerpent Dove is set in a 17th Century French inspired landscape It deals with a war between witches and the Church The story focuses on a witch, Lou and a witch hunter, Reid, who are forced into marriage Serpent Dove was a surprising read and the evolution throughout the book was insane This is not AT ALL where I thought the story was going but, DID I ENJOY ITARC provided by Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review Wicked are the ways of women and especially a witchSerpent Dove is set in a 17th Century French inspired landscape It deals with a war between witches and the Church The story focuses on a witch, Lou and a witch hunter, Reid, who are forced into marriage Serpent Dove was a surprising read and the evolution throughout the book was insane This is not AT ALL where I thought the story was going but, DID I ENJOY IT YES MA AM Shelby Mahurin created a very compelling world with a great magic system and I would love to learnabout it I liked her writing style, clear and eloquent I felt completely immersed in the story you know that feeling when you rea...

  10. This review can also be found on my blog I received this from Edelweiss and HarperTeen in exchange for an honest review 4.5 5CW sexism, forced marriage, human experimentation, cutting for blood magic , execution, starvation not eating, and burning at the stakeI was completely blown away by this debut When I went into this, I was pretty sure that it would be a good book but damn Apparently, this year is all about debut authors shocking me by how amazing their stories are This is on the upper This review can also be found on my blog I received this from Edelweiss and HarperTeen in exchange for an honest review 4.5 5CW sexism, forced marriage, human experimentation, cutting for blood magic , execution, starvation not eating, and burning at the stakeI was completely blown away by this debut When I went into this, I was pretty sure that it would be a good book but damn Apparently, this year is all about debut authors shocking me by how amazing their stories are This is on the upper edge of YA I d say 16 18 and I was so here for it Alternately, I was laughing and on the edge of my seat Sometimes at the same time, honestly.This book follows Louise Lou le Blanc and Captain Reid Diggory Lou is a witch from a very important lineage who is trying to escape from her life with her best friend, Coco, who is a blood witch Reid is a Chasseur, or a part of the Church And he kind of burns witches at the stake from time to time And works for people who do a bit of human expe...

  11. HELLLOOO MY DEAR BOOK AND WELCOME TO MY ALL TIME FAVORITES.This book guys THIS BOOK It is exactly what I look for in a fantasy novel and has pulled me out of my YA slump It s looking to get super hyped and I ll be joining in on that hype for the rest of the year Brace yerselves.Shelby Mahurin has created an enrapturing fantasy firmly rooted in the history of European particularly French witch trials I absolutely love how she took this dark time in history and weaved her own story out of i HELLLOOO MY DEAR BOOK AND WELCOME TO MY ALL TIME FAVORITES.This book guys THIS BOOK It is exactly what I look for in a fantasy novel and has pulled me out of my YA slump It s looking to get super hyped and I ll be joining in on that hype for the rest of the year Brace yerselves.Shelby Mahurin has created an enrapturing fantasy firmly rooted in the history of European particularly French witch trials I absolutely love how she took this dark time in history and weaved her own story out of it.In Belterra, witches are hunted and burned at the s...

  12. Where you go, I will go Where you stay, I will stay I received an ARC of Serpent Dove at BookExpo, this in no way impacts my review However, my review is based on an unfinished and uncorrected copy, please note that the story and quotes may differ from the final book I ll do my best to keep this review as spoiler free as possible. The eighth book of my 10 books in 3 weeks projectI can t believe this book made it to my all time favourite I just felt the most satisfying feeling everWhere you go, I will go Where you stay, I will stay I received an ARC of Serpent Dove at BookExpo, this in no way impacts my review However, my review is based on an unfinished and uncorrected copy, please note that the story and quotes may differ from the final book I ll do my best to keep this review as spoiler free as possible. The eighth book of my 10 books in 3 weeks projectI can t believe this book made it to my all time favourite I just felt the most satisfying feeling ever That feeling when you have high expectations for a book and it manages to surpass them That feeling you experience in your whole body, the peacefulness, closing the last page with a satisfied sm...