Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill over at Breaking the Spine which spotlights highly anticipated upcoming releases.
BLOOD AND SAND
Title: Blood and Sand
Author: C.V. WYK
Publisher: Tor Teen
Publication Date: January 16th 2018
Page Count: 320
The action-packed tale of a 17-year-old warrior princess and a handsome gladiator who dared take on the Roman Republic–and gave rise to the legend of Spartacus….
Roma Victor. The Republic of Rome is on a relentless march to build an empire–an empire built on the backs of the conquered, brought back to Rome as slaves.
Attia was once destined to rule as the queen and swordmaiden of Thrace, the greatest warrior kingdom the world had seen since Sparta. Now she is a slave, given to Xanthus, the Champion of Rome, as a sign of his master’s favor. Enslaved as a child, Xanthus is the preeminent gladiator of his generation.
Against all odds, Attia and Xanthus form a tentative bond. A bond that will spark a rebellion. A rebellion that threatens to bring the Roman Republic to its end–and gives rise to the legend of Spartacus….
WHY I NEED THIS BOOK
Um, I want this book in my hands asap! Like… did you read that synopsis? Give me the warrior princess I deserve please!
AND THAT’S A WRAP! ARE YOU EXCITED FOR BLOOD AND SAND? WHAT BOOK(S) ARE YOU WAITING ON? LET ME KNOW DOWN IN THE COMMENTS. UNTIL NEXT TIME!