10 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: Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea (Between #1)
Author: April Genevieve Tucholke
Publisher: Dial, 368 Pages (August 20th, 2013)
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Synopsis: You stop fearing the devil when you’re holding his hand…

Nothing much exciting rolls through Violet White’s sleepy, seaside town…until River West comes along. River rents the guesthouse behind Violet’s crumbling estate, and as eerie, grim things start to happen, Violet begins to wonder about the boy living in her backyard. Is River just a crooked-smiling liar with pretty eyes and a mysterious past? Or could he be something more? Violet’s grandmother always warned her about the Devil, but she never said he could be a dark-haired boy who takes naps in the sun, who likes coffee, who kisses you in a cemetery...who makes you want to kiss back. Violet’s already so knee-deep in love, she can’t see straight. And that’s just how River likes it.

Blending faded decadence and the thrilling dread of gothic horror, April Genevieve Tucholke weaves a dreamy, twisting contemporary romance, as gorgeously told as it is terrifying—a debut to watch.


Title: Reboot (Reboot #1)
Author: Amy Tintera
Publisher: HarperTeen, 352 Pages (May 7th, 2013)
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Synopsis: Five years ago, Wren Connolly was shot three times in the chest. After 178 minutes she came back as a Reboot: stronger, faster, able to heal, and less emotional. The longer Reboots are dead, the less human they are when they return. Wren 178 is the deadliest Reboot in the Republic of Texas. Now seventeen years old, she serves as a soldier for HARC (Human Advancement and Repopulation Corporation).

Wren’s favorite part of the job is training new Reboots, but her latest newbie is the worst she’s ever seen. As a 22, Callum Reyes is practically human. His reflexes are too slow, he’s always asking questions, and his ever-present smile is freaking her out. Yet there’s something about him she can’t ignore. When Callum refuses to follow an order, Wren is given one last chance to get him in line—or she’ll have to eliminate him. Wren has never disobeyed before and knows if she does, she’ll be eliminated, too. But she has also never felt as alive as she does around Callum.

The perfect soldier is done taking orders.
Just a few simple words for this weeks two picks - GIMMIE, GIMMIE, GIMMIE!!!

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6 comments:

  1. Ooh nice picks!! Been seeing a lot of these lately! Hope you enjoy both!

    Here's my WoW

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    Old Follower :)

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  2. I'm excited Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea as well, it sounds so interesting.
    My WOW


    -Nazish @ Nazish Reads

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  3. I loved Reboot! It was amazeballs. But Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea was a huge disappointment for me. I hope it isn't for you :/

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  4. really cool picks!

    old follower

    http://itchingforbooks.blogspot.com/2013/04/waiting-on-wednesday-42.html

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  5. I agree! I can't wait for both of these! They look so good!

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    Jessica@Lovin' Los Libros

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  6. Super excited about both of these! They both look amazing and like books I will love. Hope you get them.

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