May fiction: Magnificent

May Marquise releasesWe’re very excited about our May fiction releases, both of which have received considerable pre-release buzz. Lauren Skidmore’s “What is Hidden” and Hannah Clark’s “Uncovering Cobbogoth” have received more than 1,200 “to-read” statuses on their respective Goodreads pages.

Furthermore, “What is Hidden” received a glowing review from Publishers Weekly, which, in part, said, “Crisp dialogue and quick pacing propel the story, a riff on Cinderella, to an action-filled ending.”

Both books are published on the Sweetwater Books imprint and will be released on May 13. Get your copy in bookstores or from online retailers.

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In a land of masquerades and mystery, Evie is a mask maker in Venesia, where masks represent rank and identity. When a cryptic bandit strips away Evie’s mask and destroys her home, she goes into hiding at the palace to find both a new identity—and revenge. Fantasy lovers will be caught up by the mystique, romance, and magic of “What Is Hidden.”

 

 

Uncovering Cobbogoth” by Hannah L. Clark

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Norah Lukens needs to uncover the truth about the fabled lost city of Cobbogoth. After her archaeologist uncle’s murder, Norah is asked to translate his old research journal for evidence and discovers that his murder was a cover-up for something far more sinister. Readers of all ages will be captivated by this tale of mythical beings, elemental magic, and the secrets of a lost city.