19 October 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: Melody Burning
Author: Whitley Strieber
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co., 224 Pages (December 6th, 2011)
Preorder here: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, The Book Depository

Synopsis: Beresford doesn’t remember much about his past or how he came to live in the chutes and crawl spaces of the posh high-rise that shares his name. But when rock star and teen sensation Melody McGrath moves to an apartment on the fiftieth floor, he knows he has to be near her. Although she doesn’t realize it, Melody is threatened by more dangerous forces than her manipulative stage mom and the pressures of life in the spotlight. The owner of the glamorous building has been hiding a fatal secret within its walls, and Beresford puts all his plans at risk. Will Beresford and Melody be able to escape with their lives (and love) intact? Bestselling author Whitley Strieber makes his young adult debut with this pulsing romantic thriller.


Title: Winging It (Dragon Diaries, #2)
Author: Deborah Cooke
Publisher: NAL, 352 Pages (December 6th, 2011)
Preorder here: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, The Book Depository

Synopsis: Zoë Sorensson yearns to come into her powers as the only female dragon shifter. But being part of two worlds is more complicated than she expected. It’s bad enough that she’s the target of the Mages’ plan to eliminate all shifters—she also has to hide her true nature from her best friend Megan, a human. For her sixteenth birthday, all Zoë wants is one normal day, including a tattoo and a chance to see hot rocker Jared.

Instead, the Pyr throw her a birthday party but ban Megan from attendance, putting Zoë in a tight spot. Things get even worse when Zoe is invited to the popular kids’ Halloween party and Megan’s left out. Zoë knows the party is a trap laid by the host, an apprentice Mage. When Megan gets a last-minute invite, Zoë must save the day—and her best friend—without revealing her fire-breathing secrets . . .


I'm really looking forward to both of these titles. I'm thankful to Macmillan for sending me a copy of Melody Burning which I should be reading and reviewing soon. It sounds amazing! As for Winging it, I really liked the first book in this trilogy - Flying Blind. It was one of those books for me that as soon as I finished reading it, I couldn't wait to see what happens to Zoe next! What do you think of this week's WoW picks?


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5 comments:

  1. Starting to see this one around lately! Cover is just awesome!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

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  2. thanks for the post I think I would really like these books....will be checking them out.
    veltara(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  3. Winging it sounds intriguing. Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Mary DeBorde
    zenrei57 (at) hotmail dot com

    So many terrific new books available - I keep a list by the computer and it's getting LONGER each day ;D

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