A continuing series that highlights books recently acquired for future publication. Each post features a book we’re looking forward to, and a book we’re . . . not.
Peter Heather’s Empire and Barbarians: Migration, Development, and the Birth of Europe, a narrative of the first millennium AD that tells the story of the joining of Southern and Western Europe.
Gabi Steven’s The Time of Transition, in which the safeguards between the magical and human worlds weaken while new guardians are put in place; a magical bent on revenge plans to use the newest fairy godmother, a “Rare One,” possessor of mighty magic born of two humans, who does not yet know how to use her power, as his means of ruling both worlds.