Marcus, raised to be the next king of Morovia, finds his world falling apart at the twist of fate. As he struggles to survive, he must learn to trust God and walk by faith. This epic tale features daring sword fights, manipulative plots, intrigue, love, and forgiveness. As Marcus and his friends journey to grasp their destiny, they must learn to let go of the pain of their pasts. Can they find the blessings in the chaos and learn to trust God when everything falls apart? Will Marcus be able to regain the throne stolen from him? Most importantly, can he find peace even when God’s plan appears very different from his own?
Grasping Destiny is a novel I have been dreaming of. I love fantasy/royal based reads and always have because I am obsessed with all things Kings and Queens as well as an adventure so whenever I see this incorporated into a fictional story, I get very excited! That is why I was excited when I discovered Grasping Destiny because this novel has all of these themes and so much more. Grasping Destiny is an excellent, well-crafted, action-packed Christian fantasy novel that will take its lucky readers on an unforgettable journey of action and adventure. The author of the book Keegan Harkins is a brilliant wordsmith because her writing is original as well as creative which is always a great sign of a fantasy read! If you are a reader who is looking to get lost in a beautifully crafted, rich, vivid and stunning fantasy book, then Grasping Destiny is for you but if you need more convincing then read the rest of my review to find out more!
Grasping Destiny is an action-packed novel that will follow the protagonist of the story, Marcus. Marcus is the son of a King and Queen; however, his parent’s marriage was annulled which puts his claim to the throne in jeopardy. Marcus was raised to be the next King however when this unfortunate twist of fate happens Marcus will find himself in danger thanks to his mother’s actions which in turn makes Marcus travel away from the Kingdom in which he was raised. Marcus accompanied which his friend as well as his trusted guard travel, and along the way, they will encounter many events that will change Marcus’s course. The story is an entertaining as well as a moving one because it is about following God and trusting his journey for us and so if you adore fantasy as well as Christian fiction then Grasping Destiny is for you!
The story of Grasping Destiny is one that is flawlessly developed with no stone left unturned. The incredible author of Grasping Destiny, Keegan Harkins has managed to craft and develop a highly entertaining story that weaves many suspenseful and emotive themes. I admit, there are a lot of themes laced throughout this book, and at first, I thought that it would be difficult to blend them together, and with any author, this may be the case. Harkins, however, is a talented writer and so she perfectly combines all themes in this book which is a hard talent to accomplish.
Keegan Harkins is an incredible author who is clearly creative because her work is beyond the norm and weaves a fascinating story that is entertaining, original and intricate. I am genuinely impressed with how well Harkins has developed her story because from the start the foundations were set, and from that point onwards she just continued to improve the plot and expand on it which was incredible to be a part of. The explanatory powers courtesy of Harkins laced throughout the book are brilliant, Harkins so perfectly describes the events in the book that the reader will be able to immerse themselves in the story.
Overall Grasping Destiny is a captivating, fast-paced fantasy novel that will keep fantasy readers of all ages entertained for hours. The author’s descriptive writing and the twists and turns Harkins laces throughout the book will enthrall you, and so I have to award this exceptional book five stars!
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