Hello everyone! We are so excited to announce the tour schedule for City of Shattered Light by Claire Winn.
Melancholic Blithe – Interview
Sometimes Leelynn Reads – Review & 15 Reactions While Reading City of Shattered Light
Stuck in Fiction – Promo Post
The Broke Book Blog – Top 5 Reasons to Read City of Shattered Light & 15 Reactions While Reading City of Shattered Light & Tik Tok
A Court of Coffee and Books – Interview & Top 5 Reasons to Read City of Shattered Light
Djreadsbooks – Playlist & Favorite Quotes
astralbooks – Review & Playlist
Read With Serena – Review
Pei Reads – Review
Justice For Readers – Review & Top 5 Reasons to Read City of Shattered Light
popthebutterfly reads – Review
rosyreadz – Book Look & Top 5 Reasons to Read City of Shattered Light
rajivsreviews – Blogger’s Choice
rampant_reading – Blogger’s Choice
heylittlesiren – Blogger’s Choice
Genre: Young Adult Science Fiction
Publishing date: October 19th, 2021
Content Warnings: violence, death, blood, mild gore, emotional abuse/manipulation, mild body horror (cybernetics), references to suicide, terminal illness, drug and alcohol references
As darkness closes in on the city of shattered light, an heiress and an outlaw must decide whether to fend for themselves or fight for each other.
As heiress to a powerful tech empire, seventeen-year-old Asa Almeida strives to prove she’s more than her manipulative father’s shadow. But when he uploads her rebellious sister’s mind to an experimental brain, Asa will do anything to save her sister from reprogramming—including fleeing her predetermined future with her sister’s digitized mind in tow. With a bounty on her head and a rogue A.I. hunting her, Asa’s getaway ship crash-lands in the worst possible place: the neon-drenched outlaw paradise, Requiem.
Gun-slinging smuggler Riven Hawthorne is determined to claw her way up Requiem’s underworld hierarchy. A runaway rich girl is exactly the bounty Riven needs—until a nasty computer virus spreads in Asa’s wake, causing a citywide blackout and tech quarantine. To get the payout for Asa and save Requiem from the monster in its circuits, Riven must team up with her captive.
Riven breaks skulls the way Asa breaks circuits, but their opponent is unlike anything they’ve ever seen. The A.I. exploits the girls’ darkest memories and deepest secrets, threatening to shatter the fragile alliance they’re both depending on. As one of Requiem’s 154-hour nights grows darker, the girls must decide whether to fend for themselves or fight for each other before Riven’s city and Asa’s sister are snuffed out forever.
Claire Winn spends her time immersed in other worlds—through LARP, video games, books, nerd conventions, and her own stories. Since graduating from Northwestern University, she’s worked as a legal writer and freelance editor. Aside from writing, she builds cosplay props and armor, tears up dance floors, and battles with boffer swords. City of Shattered Light is her first novel.