Blog Tour: Promise Season by Lee Evie with #HFVBTBlogTours

Promise Season by Lee Evie

Publication Date: November 26, 2019</P

Interstice Press

Paperback & eBook; 294 pages

Series: Promise Season, Book One

Genre: Historical Fiction

    A slave. A spy. A promise. Joseon Dynasty, Korea: A humid summer storm rages across the Pavilion, the greatest entertainment house in the sprawling city of Hanyang. Within its stifling walls a gisaeng slave girl hides a fugitive in her bed, unexpectedly saving the life of a young man who is not all he seems. Immediately Seorin is thrust into a razor-edged world of conspiracy and spies, doomed rebellion and murky intrigue. For the first time in years, she glimpses an opportunity for change. Yet it is not her freedom Seorin so desperately desires, but something far more precious. She will risk anything, even death, to gain it. A dark and romantic historical adventure set in old Korea.

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This is another exciting romantic drama from Lee Evie!  I loved A Song for Lonely Wolves a few weeks ago and this is another fantastic novel!  Set in the Joseon period of Korea, this novel follows Seorin, a giaseng slave girl from the most popular entertainment house in the city of Hanyang.  As the story progresses, Seorin finds herself entangled in a dangerous world filled with spies, conspiracy, and hope!

From the start, you want to root for Seorin!  She is a classic heroine who doesn’t loose hope, even in the most dangerous situation.  I found myself so engrossed in the story that I didn’t realize it was ending!  This is such a beautiful portrait of the Joseon period and I was so excited to learn about this period!  Lee Evie is so skilled at bringing characters to life that you care so much about!  This is my second foray into the Korean Drama subgenre and I am so glad I’ve found it! 

As with A Song for Lonely Wolves, this book has great pacing, an intriguing plot, and the right amount of romance!  This is another can’t miss historical fiction novel!  I’m excited to get into this genre!

Thank you to Lee Evie and the team at Historical Fiction Virtual Book Tours!  This is my honest review.  See all of the other tour stops and enter the giveaway!

About the Author

Lee Evie is a historical fiction author. She writes with a focus on Korean history and loves dark adventures with a heavy dose of danger, mystery and romance. When she’s not writing, Lee Evie can be found watching drama, which she will do for hours on end. She believes drama watching is the ultimate joy of life. Even when they make her cry. An avid photography and travel lover, Lee Evie thinks stories are the most precious gift to the universe.

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Blog Tour Schedule

Monday, July 20 Review at Book Bustle Feature at The Lit Bitch Tuesday, July 21 Review at Books and Zebras Thursday, July 23 Feature at I’m All About Books Friday, July 24 Review at Passages to the Past Saturday, July 25 Interview at Jorie Loves a Story Monday, July 27 Review at Bookworlder Review at Impressions In Ink


During the Blog Tour, we are giving away a paperback copy of Promise Season! To enter, please use the Gleam form below. Giveaway Rules – Giveaway ends at 11:59 pm EST on July 27th. You must be 18 or older to enter. – Paperback giveaway is open to the US only. – Only one entry per household. – All giveaway entrants agree to be honest and not cheat the systems; any suspicion of fraud will be decided upon by blog/site owner and the sponsor, and entrants may be disqualified at our discretion. – The winner has 48 hours to claim prize or a new winner is chosen. Promise Season

4 thoughts on “Blog Tour: Promise Season by Lee Evie with #HFVBTBlogTours”

  1. Do you happen to know where I could find a copy of this book? It sounds fantastic, and I’m so sad that it’s not in print!


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