Are you a fan of dark fantasy novels? Then this is the book for you. Curse of the Divine is a book written by author Kim Smejkal. She is a Canadian resident living in Vancouver. She is fond of dark fantasy themes, so she writes dark fantasy-themed books for young adults, even not-so-young adults, with a little touch of magic to bind all the elements together. The book is a part of duology series of Ink in the Blood.
Curse of the Divine Release Date
Curse of the Divine is set to release on 9th February 2021. So there is a bit of waiting we still have to do before we get our hands on that book. The book is published by HMH Books for Young Readers.
Curse of the Divine Plot
The story is set in a world of inklings, tattoo magic, and evil deities. The main character of the story is a girl named Celia Sand, who stumbles upon the secrets of the ink that can destroy the evil Diavala. Davila has tormented her for over a decade, and now Celia is ready to stop Diavala once and for all by destroying the corrupt religion of Profeta.
Celia is still unhappy, though she won because, in the process, she lost her best friend. She feels guilty for the death of her best friend. But then she would realize she still has not completely destroyed Diavala. And is threatening her best friend, Griffin.
So in order to save her other friends from dying, she seeks the help of Halycon Ronnie. He is the only person who faced Diavala and survived. But Halycon is very dangerous and has secrets of his own, something to do with the ink that Celia now hates. Celia now has to choose between the ink and Diavala.