October 12: Favorite Book Settings
I’ve picked six locations for this week, but twenty-one books, so even though the numbers totally do not add up, I think it balances out.
Beleaguered kindoms in need of saving
Breaking Legacies by Zoe Reed // The True Queen by Sarah Fine // Princess of Dorsa by Eliza Andrews // A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking by T. Kingfisher
Eeerie manor houses
Under the Pendulum Sun by Jeanette Ng // Down Comes the Night by Allison Saft // Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia // Lakesedge by Lyndall Clipstone
Thone rooms and council chambers
The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison // The Councillor by E. J. Beaton // Kushiels’s Dart
Small, cozy towns with worryingly high death rates
Last Wool and Testament by Molly MacRae // Slashing Through the Snow by Jacqueline Frost // The Glitter End by Vivian Conroy // Renewed for Murder by Victoria Gilbert
Schools and Academies (magical if possible).
The Magic in the Weaving by Tamora Pierce // Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey // Murder Most Unladylike by Robin Stevens
At sea or aboard ship.
Brethern by W. A. Hoffman // Windfall by Shawn Barnett // Fable by Adrienne Young