Josephine’s #CBR5 Review #67 : The Language of Spells by Sarah Painter

This is essentially a common all garden chick lit romance but with a supernatural (or should that be preternatural?) element. As…

 

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“Gwen Harper left Pendleford thirteen years ago and hasn’t looked back. Until an inheritance throws her into the mystical world she thought she’d escaped. Confronted with her great-aunt’s legacy Gwen must finally face up to her past.

The magic she has long tried to suppress is back with a vengeance but gift or burden, for Gwen, it always spells trouble. She has to stay – she has nowhere else to go – but how can she find her place in the town that drove her out after branding her a witch…?”

And it is not half bad! I wasn’t spellbound (boom boom) but I enjoyed it and the characterisation is better than some long established writers I have read.

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