16 March 2011

"Waiting On" Wednesday is an event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine. The purpose of this weekly event is to spotlight a soon-to-be-released book that you are very much anticipating. "Waiting On" Wednesday will also give bloggers an opportunity to share ideas for our TBR lists.



Title: Bitter End
Author: Jennifer Brown
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 368 Pages (May 10th 2011)
Preorder here: Amazon, Borders, The Book Depository

Synopsis: When Alex falls for the charming new boy at school, Cole, a handsome, funny, sports star who adores her, she can't believe she's finally found her soul mate-someone who truly understands her and loves her for who she really is.

At first, Alex is blissfully happy. Sure, Cole seems a little jealous of her relationship with her best friends, Zack and Bethany, but what guy would want his girlfriend spending all of her time with another boy? But as the months pass, Alex can no longer ignore Cole's small put-downs, pinches, or increasingly violent threats. As Alex struggles to come to terms with the sweet boyfriend she fell in love with and the boyfriend whose "love" she no longer recognizes, she is forced to choose - between her "true love" and herself.

Title: Between the Sea and the Sky
Author: Jaclyn Dolamore
Publisher: Bloomsbury, 352 Pages (June 7th 2011)
Preorder here: Amazon, Borders, The Book Depository

Synopsis: For as long as Esmerine can remember, she has longed to join her older sister, Dosinia, as a siren--the highest calling a mermaid can have. Then Dosinia runs away to the mainland, and Esmerine is sent to retrieve her. Using magic to transform her tail into legs, she makes her way unsteadily to the capital city. There she comes upon a friend she hasn't seen since childhood--a dashing young man named Alandare, who belongs to a winged race of people. As Esmerine and Alandare band together to search for Dosinia, they rekindle a friendship . . . and ignite the emotions for a love so great it cannot be bound by sea, land, or air.

I think I've started something with posting two books in my WoW's that are so different from each other, I might as well continue it again in this one. Bitter End sounds more than emotional. I have a feeling that these will be one of those books where you wont be able to put it down. Between the Sea and the Sky... another I don't think I'd be able to put down. Mermaids and a Winged race of people... I can't wait!!

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3 comments:

  1. OOh the second book has an amazing cover!

    Here's my WoW

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    Jessica@a GREAT read

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  2. Bitter End sounds so good! I am going to put it on my wishlist =)

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  3. Both books sound REALLY good! :D

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