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I’ve been fortunate enough to be getting some great reviews on Goodreads. To celebrate this fact, I’ve decided to put up 3 signed copies of The Reluctant Prophet for a Goodreads Giveaway. Some lucky soul will have the chance to win a book and signed postcards. There’s only nine days left before the competition closes, so if you like your fantasy dark and a little bitter, follow the link and enter for a chance of a freebie! Good luck readers!


The Reluctant Prophet by Gillian O'Rourke 

There’s none so blind as she who can see . . .

Esther is blessed, and cursed, with a rare gift: the ability to see the fates of those around her. But when she escapes her peasant upbringing to become a priestess of the Order, she begins to realise how valuable her ability is among the power-hungry nobility, and what they are willing to do to possess it.

Haunted by the dark man of her father’s warnings, and unable to see her own destiny, Esther is betrayed by those sworn to protect her. With eyes newly open to the harsh realities of her world, she embarks on a path that diverges from the plan the Gods have laid out. Now she must choose between sacrificing her own heart’s blood, and risking a future that will turn the lands against each other in bloody war.

The Reluctant Prophet is the story of one woman who holds the fate of the world in her hands, when all she wishes for is a glimpse of her own happiness.