This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.
This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.
Reviewed by Divine Zape for Readers' Favorite
Shadow of the Avatar by Will Greenway is a brilliant introduction to the epic fantasy series, Savant’s Blood, a compelling work that will thrill fans of fantasy. Hecate, the goddess of the moon and dark magic, wants a new incarnation and she’s chosen the savant Liandra Kergatha. While undergoing the ritual to be transformed into an avatar, something happens and the ritual isn’t completed. The temple is attacked, but savant Liandra Kergatha escapes. The problem is, she has no memories of her former life. Her loss of memory and identity keeps her away from Hecate’s radar for a while, but how long will it be before her skills are discovered and the goddess is drawn to her again? But there is so much more at stake in this story than the will of a goddess to incarnate a human body.
Shadow of the Avatar by Will Greenway features compelling characters and a conflict that involves powerful immortal and mortal characters. It’s interesting to watch the transformation taking place within the main character and the journey she makes through her development over ten years. Liandra Kergatha (Wren) is a very symbolic character and her life could communicate the message that we are all on a journey towards ourselves, towards our origins. As one reads this epic story, one wants to know if the protagonist will discover her birthright and if she can take full control of her destiny. The writing is magical and the author succeeds in creating the kind of world that will draw readers in irresistibly.