top of page
Search
  • rcoombs35

Readblog 5/5/21: "The Guinevere Deception" by Kiersten White (Junior Fiction)

"The Guinevere Deception"

Written by Kiersten White

Published by Delacorte Press in 2019

Snippet Read by Richard Coombs


"Princess Guinevere has come to Camelot to wed a stranger: the charismatic King Arthur. With magic clawing at the kingdom's borders, the great wizard Merlin conjured a solution--send in Guinevere to be Arthur's wife . . . and his protector from those who want to see the young king's idyllic city fail. The catch? Guinevere's real name--and her true identity--is a secret. She is a changeling, a girl who has given up everything to protect Camelot.


To keep Arthur safe, Guinevere must navigate a court in which the old--including Arthur's own family--demand things continue as they have been, and the new--those drawn by the dream of Camelot--fight for a better way to live. And always, in the green hearts of forests and the black depths of lakes, magic lies in wait to reclaim the land."




5 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Readblog 2/24/24: "Be A Revolution" by Ijeoma Oluo

"Be A Revolution: How Everyday People are Fighting Oppression and Changing the World" Written by Ijeoma Oluo Published by Harper One in January, 2024 Snippet read by Richard Coombs "In the #1 New York

Readblog 2/17/24: "The Vaster Wilds" by Lauren Groff

"The Vaster Wilds" Written by Lauren Groff Published by Riverhead Books in September of 2023 Snippet read by Richard Coombs "A taut and electrifying novel from celebrated bestselling author Lauren Gro

Readblog 2/3/24: "Martyr!" by Kaveh Akbar

"Martyr!" Written by Kaveh Akbar Published by Knopf in January, 2024 Snippet read by Richard Coombs "Kaveh Akbar’s Martyr! is a paean to how we spend our lives seeking meaning—in faith, art, ourselves

bottom of page