Combining fantasy, mystery, intrigue, and romance, Witchmark by C.L. Polk is a sensation that has been lauded as one of Publishers Weekly’s most anticipated books of this season. To get you excited for this phenomenal debut novel, Tor.com Publishing is releasing a free sample of the first eleven chapters of Witchmark before the book hits shelves on June 19th, 2018.
We dare you to read the beginning of this heart-pounding adventure and not come back for more!
In an original world reminiscent of Edwardian England in the shadow of a World War, cabals of noble families use their unique magical gifts to control the fates of nations, while one young man seeks only to live a life of his own.
Magic marked Miles Singer for suffering the day he was born, doomed either to be enslaved to his family’s interest or to be committed to a witches’ asylum. He went to war to escape his destiny and came home a different man, but he couldn’t leave his past behind. The war between Aeland and Laneer leaves men changed, strangers to their friends and family, but even after faking his own death and reinventing himself as a doctor at a cash-strapped veterans’ hospital, Miles can’t hide what he truly is.
When a fatally poisoned patient exposes Miles’ healing gift and his witchmark, he must put his anonymity and freedom at risk to investigate his patient’s murder. To find the truth he’ll need to rely on the family he despises, and on the kindness of the most gorgeous man he’s ever seen.
Get the first 11 chapters of Witchmark at the links below, or from your favorite ebook retailer!