21 September 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: Legend (Legend, #1)
Author: Marie Lu
Publisher: Putnam Juvenile, 336 Pages (November 29th 2011)
Preorder here: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, The Book Depository

Synopsis: What was once the western United States is now home to the Republic, a nation perpetually at war with its neighbors. Born into an elite family in one of the Republic's wealthiest districts, fifteen-year-old June is a prodigy being groomed for success in the Republic's highest military circles. Born into the slums, fifteen-year-old Day is the country's most wanted criminal. But his motives may not be as malicious as they seem.

From very different worlds, June and Day have no reason to cross paths - until the day June's brother, Metias, is murdered and Day becomes the prime suspect. Caught in the ultimate game of cat and mouse, Day is in a race for his family's survival, while June seeks to avenge Metias's death. But in a shocking turn of events, the two uncover the truth of what has really brought them together, and the sinister lengths their country will go to keep its secrets.

Full of nonstop action, suspense, and romance, this novel is sure to move readers as much as it thrills.



Title: Audition
Author: Stasia Ward Kehoe
Publisher: Viking Juvenile, 464 Pages (October 13th 2011)
Preorder here: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, The Book Depository

Synopsis: When high school junior Sara wins a coveted scholarship to study ballet, she must sacrifice everything for her new life as a professional dancer-in-training. Living in a strange city with a host family, she's deeply lonely-until she falls into the arms of Remington, a choreographer in his early twenties. At first, she loves being Rem's muse, but as she discovers a surprising passion for writing, she begins to question whether she's chosen the right path. Is Rem using her, or is it the other way around? And is dancing still her dream, or does she need something more? This debut novel in verse is as intense and romantic as it is eloquent.

Another two that I can't WAIT to read! I'm lucky to have Legend here and I hope to get a chance to read it soon. It sounds like a thrilling read! And then Audition, the cover might be simple, but I love it. And then the synopsis sounds like it's something I'd love!! Yay, for both of these titles! Who's waiting for these titles too? What do you guys think of this weeks WoW?

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5 comments:

  1. Legend is really good, you should definitely try to read it soon! And I adore the sound of Audition :)

    Great WOW picks!

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  2. I'm waiting on Legend as well.

    Love the new blog look!

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  3. Haven't heard of these! Sound interesting!

    Love the new look of your blog! Totally awesome!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  4. I definitely want to read Legend, it sounds really good.

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  5. great picks! i'm looking forward to reading both of these.

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