17 April 2013

"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: Another Little Piece
Author: Kate Karyus Quinn
Publisher: HarperTeen, 432 Pages (June 11th, 2013)
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Synopsis: The spine-tingling horror of Stephen King meets an eerie mystery worthy of Sara Shepard's Pretty Little Liars series in Kate Karyus Quinn's haunting debut.

On a cool autumn night, Annaliese Rose Gordon stumbled out of the woods and into a high school party. She was screaming. Drenched in blood. Then she vanished.

A year later, Annaliese is found wandering down a road hundreds of miles away. She doesn't know who she is. She doesn't know how she got there. She only knows one thing: She is not the real Annaliese Rose Gordon.

Now Annaliese is haunted by strange visions and broken memories. Memories of a reckless, desperate wish . . . a bloody razor . . . and the faces of other girls who disappeared. Piece by piece, Annaliese's fractured memories come together to reveal a violent, endless cycle that she will never escape—unless she can unlock the twisted secrets of her past.


Title: Dare You To (Pushing the Limits #2)
Author: Katie McGarry
Publisher: Harlequin Teen, 304 Pages (May 28th, 2013)
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Synopsis: "I dare you..."

If anyone knew the truth about Beth Risk's home life, they'd send her mother to jail and seventeen-year-old Beth who knows where. So she protects her mom at all costs. Until the day her uncle swoops in and forces Beth to choose between her mom's freedom and her own happiness. That's how Beth finds herself living with an aunt who doesn't want her and going to a school that doesn't understand her. At all. Except for the one guy who shouldn't get her, but does....

Ryan Stone is the town golden boy, a popular baseball star jock-with secrets he can't tell anyone. Not even the friends he shares everything with, including the constant dares to do crazy things. The craziest? Asking out the Skater girl who couldn't be less interested in him.

But what begins as a dare becomes an intense attraction neither Ryan nor Beth expected. Suddenly, the boy with the flawless image risks his dreams-and his life-for the girl he loves, and the girl who won't let anyone get too close is daring herself to want it all....


Title: Ashes on the Waves
Author: Mary Lindsey
Publisher: Philomel/Penguin, 387 Pages (June 27th, 2013)
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Synopsis: Liam MacGregor is cursed. Haunted by the wails of fantastical Bean Sidhes and labeled a demon by the villagers of Dòchas, Liam has accepted that things will never get better for him—until a wealthy heiress named Annabel Leighton arrives on the island and Liam’s fate is changed forever.

With Anna, Liam finally finds the happiness he has always been denied; but, the violent, mythical Otherworlders, who inhabit the island and the sea around it, have other plans. They make a wager on the couple’s love, testing its strength through a series of cruel obstacles. But the tragedies draw Liam and Anna even closer. Frustrated, the creatures put the couple through one last trial—and this time it’s not only their love that’s in danger of being destroyed.

Based on Edgar Allan Poe’s chilling poem Annabel Lee, Mary Lindsey creates a frighteningly beautiful gothic novel that glorifies the power of true love.


Title: Golden
Author: Jessi Kirby
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 288 Pages (May 14th, 2013)
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Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Parker Frost may be a distant relative of Robert Frost, but she has never taken the road less traveled. Valedictorian and quintessential good girl, she’s about to graduate high school without ever having kissed her crush or broken the rules. So when fate drops a mystery in her lap—one that might be the key to uncovering the truth behind a town tragedy, she decides to take a chance.


This weeks books... yeah, they speak for themselves. One word from me is WANT!

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5 comments:

  1. OOh nice picks! Quite a mix here! Hope you enjoy them all once you read them!

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  2. Awesome picks! I think I've featured Golden and Another Little Piece before, so I'm obviously excited for those lol. But Ashes on the Waves looks really cool as well. I haven't read Pushing the Limits yet so I can't be super excited for Dare You To, but I'm excited to read Pushing the Limits. Haha.

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  3. All of these are on my list, but especially Dare You To! I loved Pushing the Limits and can't wait to finally read that one.

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  4. Great choices! I have all of these on my tbr. I have arcs of Dare You To and Golden that I will be reading soon.
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  5. Wow-what a packed week! I very much want to read all of these as well so I strongly applaud your choices.

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