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Bone ​Crier’s Moon

(Bone Grace #1)

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Bone Criers have a sacred duty. They alone can keep the dead from preying on the living. But their power to ferry the spirits of the dead into goddess Elara’s Night Heavens or Tyrus’s Underworld comes from sacrifice. The gods demand a promise of dedication. And that promise comes at the cost of the Bone Criers’ one true love.

Ailesse has been prepared since birth to become
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Hardcover, 480 pages
Expected publication: March 10th 2020 by HarperCollins/Katherine Tegen
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Cindy ✩☽ Savage Queen ♔
6/12/19
OMG, is this really happening? Am I actually loving this cover with cover models/character art? OMG I am!
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...star-crossed lovers Ailith, a magical siren and soul-ferrier, and Bastien, her soulmate who's hell-bent on avenging his murdered father, are fated to kill one another.

Am I the only one who kind wants it to end with one or both of them dying? I don't know I just want something that is actually dark. Anime gets away with it all the time, I think books can do the same.
Cassie
Jun 13, 2019 is currently reading it
Okay, who gave someone the goddamn right to not only make this cover gorgeous, but to have it set to come out in 2020???

I just wanna talk...
chan ☆
Jul 23, 2019 marked it as to-read
i can see it now: me nutting for this cover so hard that i read this book almost an entire year before it's released... and then have to wait 2 years before the sequel comes out
Mikee Andrea (ReadWithMikee)
THIS SOUNDS SO GOOD OMG. I NEED.
✨ A ✨
Jul 23, 2019 marked it as to-read
Can we have Charlie Bowater do all covers from now on please? I love her work and when I saw this book I immediately added it to my tbr. Plus the premise of this book sounds amazing. A duology and a doomed romance? Sign me up.

ARC received from publishers and edelweiss in exchange for an honest review.
♡ Dakota ♡ (Sarcasm is my middle name)
The artist Charlie Bowater who did the cover of this book is too good for this planet. This book could suck ass but I will make room for it on my shelves. 50 shades will just have to sit on the floor.
booknator
Jun 17, 2019 marked it as to-read
Ok but HOW stunning is this cover?
ʙᴇʟʟᴀ.: ☾**:.☆*.:。.
Feb 16, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: arc
RTC!
ARC provided by the publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review (Thank you!)



My reaction while reading the description:

Magical Siren
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Starcrossed lovers & Revenge
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and Soulmates that are destined to kill each other
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ellie
Apr 21, 2017 marked it as to-read
do you ever read a book's synopsis about how much better it would be if it was gay? Star-crossed badass gays on a murdering rampage? sign me UP

"Kathryn Purdie's new YA fantasy adventure series, Bone Grace—in which star-crossed lovers Ailith, a magical siren and soul-ferrier, and Bastien, her soulmate who's hell-bent on avenging his murdered father, are fated to kill one another. Book one is scheduled for fall 2019."

Candace Robinson
The cover is so gorgeous but as with a lot of fantasy lately, it just didn’t pull me in! Enemies to lovers is one of my favorite tropes ever so I did like that and I loved the uniqueness of the story! I just wish I felt more for the characters!
Nia •ShadesOfPaper•
Jun 14, 2019 marked it as tbr-unreleased
Shelves: 2020-releases, arcs
Thank you HarperCollins and Katherine Tegen Books for the ARC.

I swear I will add any book to my TBR shelf that has a cover design done by Charlie Bowater because LOOK AT HER!
Anja H.
Jun 24, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2020-anticipated
THIS COVER!!! IT’S EVERYTHING!
Anyone else immediately recognized this as Charlie Bowater’s art? My favorite! ❤
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~ Althea | themoonwholistens ~  ☾
Jun 13, 2019 marked it as unreleased-tbr
the cover is GORGEOUS and HELLO THAT DESCRIPTION!! The magic system sounds unique and I love weird, cool magic systems.

But to be honest... it had me at forbidden love and Heaven and Underworld <3

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Marianne - November Words
I now vow to buy any book with a Charlie Bowater cover art
because look at it
Romie
Jul 12, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2020-releases
this cover could punch me in the guts and I'd say thank you ma'am, I'm happy to be of service
♠️ TABI ♠️
Jun 13, 2019 marked it as to-read
hi hello this is a stunning cover and I want it as a 10ft poster please
Kilikina
I cannot get over how glorious I am hoping & praying this book will be. Absolutely in my top 5 most anticipated books for 2020!!!
Jackie
Aug 03, 2019 rated it liked it
This had a strong start but then slowly turned into your run of the mill fantasy that had me go from singing it’s praises to struggling to make it to the end.

“The Bone Crier” follows the mythology of la dame blanche , women in white whose siren song lures their soulmate to their deaths, and Aileese has been preparing her whole life to complete her rite just as Bastian has been waiting to avenge his father and on a bridge under a full moon brings them together setting off a chain of events that
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shre ♡
Jul 24, 2019 marked it as to-read
charlie bowater could spit in my face and i would thank her.
Kisses A
Jun 17, 2019 marked it as to-read
First taught **** My God, the guy is f@*king hot!****
Willow Rosenberg
Aug 01, 2019 marked it as 2020-tbr
Another Charlie Bowater cover... Another book added instantly to my TBR
Shorouk Abd Elhamed
Jul 02, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: anticipated-2020
The cover is beautiful and the synopsis is intriguing . What else can I ask for ?!
Kelsey
Aug 03, 2019 is currently reading it
[Early March expiry]
Fireheart
this cover OMG ! I NEED IT !
Lenna • Sugar Dusted Pages
Okay this sounds AMAZING but why 2019??😭
Beth  Rose
Jul 23, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Woo got an ARC! Still have 1.5 to go before I can get to it but I'm pumped!

Edit 13.08.19: breathtaking tbh. RTC.
Edit 16.08.19: I don't want to post my new review too early so have this summary I put together:


They say Bone Criers can be found - breathtaking in white - playing their bone-flute song on the night of the full moon. They are the downfall of any man who witness them for surely they will not be able to resist their siren song and will die in the arms of a Bone Crier. Bastion's own fathe
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Jen
Aug 03, 2019 rated it liked it
**I received this as an egalley from the publisher through Edelweiss in return for an honest review.**

I know this book doesn’t come out for quite some time (March of 2020), but I was in a bit of a rut when it came to what I wanted to read next. I knew it wanted to be some sort of fantasy but I just wasn’t sure until I came across this on Edelweiss. What definitely got me was the bit about Ailesse having to kill her soulmate in order to become a Ferrier, only to be kidnapped by him instead, and e
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Gemma F
Jul 28, 2019

My mind is blown. I can’t even fathom how incredible BONE CRIER’s MOON 🌓 was with its powerful, yet unique and strong characters who kept my eyes glued to the pages.

From the action-filled beginning to its twisty and mind-bending conclusion, I was left with breathless with my heart-pounding. The characters, Bastian, Sabine and Ailesse were such brilliantly contrived and fleshed out characters. The world-building was wonderfully written and based on France which made it even better! P
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Madeline
Aug 05, 2019 marked it as to-read
i fucking hate when romance gets in the way of character's goals and personalities and i despise when romances are predestined, so whoever designed this cover needs a raise, bc my dumbass is still going to read this book for that reason only
Ahana M Rao (Heart’s Content)
Received an ARC from publisher via Edelweiss+ in exchange for an honest review.
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