Independent Bookstore Day with Cassie Sanchez!

Saturday, April 27, 2024 - 10:00am


Independent Bookstore Day is a one-day national party that takes place at indie bookstores across the country on the last Saturday in April. Every store is unique and independent, and every party is different. Here at Bookworks, we will have having our own Indie Bookstore Day celebration with raffles, special giveaways, and a special visit from local author, Cassie Sanchez, author of Chasing the Darkness

Cassie will be here from 11am to 1pm for a meet and greet to celebrate the third and final installment of the Darkness trilogy, Conquering the Darkness.

Praise for The Darkness Trilogy

"Sanchez's series opener is a robust blend of fantasy and romance, seeded with twists for a consistently rewarding read...A well-balanced romance/fantasy that fans of both genres can enjoy." - Kirkus Reviews

“With strong main characters, tastefully done romantic scenes, and an engaging plot, Sanchez's fantasy delivers it all from cover to cover.” – Literary Titan

Conquering the Darkness continues and concludes the saga of romance and struggle that made the prior series titles so enticing. Libraries and readers seeking a captivating sword-and-sorcery series...will find Conquering the Darkness an intriguing story of love, survival, and redemption." – D. Donovan, Senior Reviewer, Midwest Book Review

Conquering the Darkness, the thrilling conclusion to The Darkness Trilogy, follows Jasce Farone on a race to find the remaining Stones of the Heart of Pandaren. Can Jasce fight the battle within while waging war against a threat that could destroy everyone he ever loved?

Cassie Sanchez grew up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, graduating from the University of New Mexico with a degree in marketing. As an avid learner she studied the craft of writing by attending classes in person and online, joining Jerry Jenkins Writers Guild, and reading many books on the trade. She's a member of SouthWest Writers and SFF Chronicles. Her passions in life are her faith and family, and now writing--creating worlds where magic awaits. Cassie enjoys golfing with her husband, coffee, and pestering her two adult children.

Event address: 
4022 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107