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On the 21th day of advent K.J. recommends to me….

Every day on the run up to Christmas I am going to recommend a book that I truly enjoyed reading.

On the 21th day of Christmas K.J’s advent recommends;


The Reviled by Cynthia A. Morgan (Twitter @MorganBC728 )

A beautifully written tale wrought with magic, intrigue, and danger.

Buy it here.

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On the 21th day of advent K.J recommends to me
The Reviled by @MorganBC728

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Please note: this is something I am doing in recognition of the books I have enjoyed. The authors do not know they have been selected, and have in no way asked to participate. I receive no form of profit from these recommendations.


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Book review: The Reviled by Cynthia A. Morgan

The Reviled (Dark Fey Book 1) by Cynthia A. Morgan is a beautifully written fantasy novel.

Ayla knows all the stories of The Reviled, the Dark Ones. She was raised in the temples due to her own unique capabilities 51m77rurhdland spent years learning all there was to know about these Dark Fey. They are terrifying creatures, the darkness to their light. Hiding in the shadows, stealing childfey and forcing them through the transformation into one of their own kind. Then one fateful day she feels a presence, a figure cloaked in the shadows watching her through the darkness. She believes him to be one of the Reviled, but her fleeting impressions from him intrigue her. She knows to reveal her suspicions would see her returned to the temples and losing the freedom she had waiting so long to obtain. But her stalker is relentless, his presence encroaching more and more until he reveals the truth of his desire. All he needs is the opportunity to step through the shadows into her world and the course of their lives will be forever altered.

The Reviled is a beautifully written tale wrought with magic, intrigue, and danger. Cynthia A. Morgan adopts a wonderfully descriptive tone leaving lasting impressions of all she describes. She creates an imaginative world complete with lore, beautiful scenes, and interesting characters all enhanced by a well-developed plot. As the first book in a trilogy it also serves to set a scene for the next book, which promises to be every bit as gripping as this one.

Book link:

The Reviled (Dark Fey Book 1)