Heart of Stone, David W. Burns

Can a monster choose to be good?

That’s the question facing Kyra Anastas. With snakes for hair and a gaze that turns men to stone, Kyra is a modern-day Medusa, making a living in Chicago as a hitwoman for hire. Feared and hated even by her fellow Mythic, she lives a solitary and bitter existence until a dying millionaire asks Kyra to protect her daughter from supernatural dangers. Eager to be more than just a dealer of death, Kyra takes the job. But the road to redemption will force Kyra to face all her demons— not just the monsters chasing them across the Windy City, but also the horrors that haunt her own evil past.

Heart of Stone is a phenomenal book written by the talented author, David W. Burns, and wow what a sensational story! Heart of Stone is a book I was keen to read ever since discovering it because I always love to find fantasy stories to read so when I discovered Heart of Stone I thought ‘Is this finally the perfect book?!’. Now that I have finished Heart of Stone, I can happily write that yes it is book lovers. Heart of Stone is an exceptionally well-written and well-developed story and that is why I already have to recommend you lovely readers have a read! However, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more!

Heart of Stone is a sensational novel that will introduce the reader to the protagonist of the novel, Kyra Anastas, a modern-day Medusa working as a hitwoman in Chicago. Kyra is feared by her fellow Mythics and so lives a solitary existence but she wants more from her life and when a dying millionaire asks Kyra for help she agrees.

Kyra is tasked with protecting the millionaire daughter from supernatural harm but the journey Kyra embarks on will be a dangerous one and one in which she will have to confront her own demons and what follows is a shocking and thrilling monster tale that shouldn’t be missed, and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible Heart of Stone!

Heart of Stone is a thrilling novel thanks to the enthralling and action-packed moments as well as the unpredictable nature of the book that will have the readers turning the pages with haste from beginning to end. I love books that involve a journey because usually in these stories the character develops and that is certainly the case with the protagonist of Heart of Stone! And it makes for a fascinating and entertaining story that grips you from start to finish.

David W. Burns is an incredibly talented and excellent author who clearly knows how to write unique but engaging stories. It was evident to me from the start that Burns is a passionate writer who surely loves entertaining readers with his literature and putting a smile on readers’ faces. I loved this about the author, but what I loved the most about Burns’s writing was his remarkable descriptions because they genuinely amazed me. Fantasy novels, in general, are challenging to write because you have to transport the reader quickly and effortlessly, but sadly this is rarely accomplished in a fantasy story but not with Heart of Stone. Heart of Stone is the way it is because Burns knows what he is doing!

To conclude my thoughts, Heart of Stone is a marvelous, stellar, and supreme fantasy tale that will entertain, delight as well as charm readers! And so I, of course, have to award this book five stars! Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers, you won’t regret it!

Thank you so much for reading book lovers! I appreciate it so much. Here is a preview of the book for all of you lovely readers to enjoy! Please have a read of the preview and if you find that you have loved what you have read then all you need to do is follow the links below!

Goodbye for now book lovers,

P.S. Below I have attached some links about the author and this wonderful book so if you would like to learn more about the author and the book then please have a browse. Thank you so much again for reading book lovers!

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