Category: Waiting on Wednesdays

Waiting on Wednesday #36: These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner

Waiting on Wednesday #36: These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: These Broken StarsAuthor: Amie Kaufman and Meagan SpoonerRelease Date: December 10th, 2013Publisher: Disney HyperionSeries: Starbound (#1 of 3)Pages: 384   It’s a night like any other on board the Icarus. Then, catastrophe strikes: the massive luxury spaceliner is yanked out of hyperspace and plummets into the nearest planet. Lilac LaRoux and Tarver Merendsen survive. And they seem to be alone.Lilac is the daughter of the richest man in the universe. Tarver comes from nothing, a young war hero who learned long ago that girls like Lilac are more trouble than they’re worth. But with only each other to rely […]

Posted July 24, 2013 by Debby in Memes, Waiting on Wednesdays / 10 Comments
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Waiting on Wednesday #35: Tandem by Anna Jarzab

Waiting on Wednesday #35: Tandem by Anna Jarzab

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: TandemAuthor: Anna JarzabRelease Date: October 8th, 2013Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers (Random House)Series: Many-Worlds Trilogy (#1 of 3)Pages: 448   Everything repeats.You. Your best friend. Every person you know.Many worlds. Many lives–infinite possibilities.Welcome to the multiverse.Sixteen-year-old Sasha Lawson has only ever known one small, ordinary life. When she was young, she loved her grandfather’s stories of parallel worlds inhabited by girls who looked like her but led totally different lives. Sasha never believed such worlds were real–until now, when she finds herself thrust into one against her will.To prevent imminent war, Sasha must slip into the life of […]

Posted July 17, 2013 by Debby in Memes, Waiting on Wednesdays / 14 Comments
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Waiting on Wednesday #34: The House of Hades by Rick Riordan

Waiting on Wednesday #34: The House of Hades by Rick Riordan

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: The House of HadesAuthor: Rick RiordanRelease Date: October 8th, 2013Publisher: Disney HyperionSeries: The Heroes of Olympus (#4 of 5)Pages: 594   At the conclusion of The Mark of Athena, Annabeth and Percy tumble into a pit leading straight to the Underworld. The other five demigods have to put aside their grief and follow Percy’s instructions to find the mortal side of the Doors of Death. If they can fight their way through the Gaea’s forces, and Percy and Annabeth can survive the House of Hades, then the Seven will be able to seal the Doors […]

Posted July 10, 2013 by Debby in Memes, Waiting on Wednesdays / 12 Comments
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Waiting on Wednesday #33: This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales

Waiting on Wednesday #33: This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: This Song Will Save Your LifeAuthor: Leila SalesRelease Date: September 17th, 2013Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Macmillan)Pages: 288   Making friends has never been Elise Dembowski’s strong suit. All throughout her life, she’s been the butt of every joke and the outsider in every conversation. When a final attempt at popularity fails, Elise nearly gives up. Then she stumbles upon a warehouse party where she meets Vicky, a girl in a band who accepts her; Char, a cute, yet mysterious disc jockey; Pippa, a carefree spirit from England; and most importantly, a love for DJing.Told in a […]

Posted July 3, 2013 by Debby in Memes, Waiting on Wednesdays / 20 Comments
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Waiting on Wednesday #32: Tumble & Fall by Alexandra Coutts

Waiting on Wednesday #32: Tumble & Fall by Alexandra Coutts

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: Tumble & FallAuthor: Alexandra CouttsRelease Date: September 17th, 2013Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Macmillan)Pages: 384   A novel about the end of days full of surprising beginningsThe world is living in the shadow of oncoming disaster. An asteroid is set to strike the earth in just one week’s time; catastrophe is unavoidable. The question isn’t how to save the world—the question is, what to do with the time that’s left? Against this stark backdrop, three island teens wrestle with intertwining stories of love, friendship and family—all with the ultimate stakes at hand.Alexandra Coutts’s TUMBLE & FALL is a […]

Posted June 26, 2013 by Debby in Memes, Waiting on Wednesdays / 12 Comments
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Waiting on Wednesday #31: Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young

Waiting on Wednesday #31: Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: Just Like FateAuthor: Cat Patrick and Suzanne YoungRelease Date: August 27th, 2013Publisher: Simon Pulse (Simon & Schuster)Pages: 304   Caroline is at a crossroads. Her grandmother is sick, maybe dying. Like the rest of her family, Caroline’s been at Gram’s bedside since her stroke. With the pressure building, all Caroline wants to do is escape–both her family and the reality of Gram’s failing health. So when Caroline’s best friend offers to take her to a party one fateful Friday night, she must choose: stay by Gram’s side, or go to the party and live her life.The consequence of […]

Posted June 19, 2013 by Debby in Memes, Waiting on Wednesdays / 13 Comments
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Waiting on Wednesday #30: All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill

Waiting on Wednesday #30: All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: All Our YesterdaysAuthor: Cristin TerrillRelease Date: September 3rd, 2013Publisher: Disney HyperionSeries: All Our Yesterdays (#1 of 2)Pages: 368   “You have to kill him.” Imprisoned in the heart of a secret military base, Em has nothing except the voice of the boy in the cell next door and the list of instructions she finds taped inside the drain.Only Em can complete the final instruction. She’s tried everything to prevent the creation of a time machine that will tear the world apart. She holds the proof: a list she has never seen before, written in her own hand. Each failed […]

Posted June 12, 2013 by Debby in Memes, Waiting on Wednesdays / 25 Comments
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Waiting on Wednesday #29: The Distance Between Us by Kasie West

Waiting on Wednesday #29: The Distance Between Us by Kasie West

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: The Distance Between UsAuthor: Kasie WestRelease Date: July 2nd, 2013Publisher: HarperTeen (HarperCollins)Pages: 320   Seventeen-year-old Caymen Meyers studies the rich like her own personal science experiment, and after years of observation she’s pretty sure they’re only good for one thing—spending money on useless stuff, like the porcelain dolls in her mother’s shop.So when Xander Spence walks into the store to pick up a doll for his grandmother, it only takes one glance for Caymen to figure out he’s oozing rich. Despite his charming ways and that he’s one of the first people who actually gets her, she’s smart […]

Posted June 5, 2013 by Debby in Memes, Waiting on Wednesdays / 7 Comments
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