Posts Categorized: Waiting on Wednesday

Jul 17
Waiting on Wednesday: Margot by Jillian Cantor

Waiting on Wednesday: Margot by Jillian Cantor

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: Margot by Jillian Cantor   From Goodreads synopsis: Anne Frank has long been a symbol of bravery and hope, but there were two sisters hidden in the annex, two young Jewish girls, one a cultural icon made famous by her published diary and the other, nearly forgotten. In the spring of 1959, The… Read more »


Jul 10
Waiting on Wednesday: Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson

Waiting on Wednesday: Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson   From Goodreads synopsis: Ten years ago, Calamity came. It was a burst in the sky that gave ordinary men and women extraordinary powers. The awed public started calling them Epics. But Epics are no friend of man. With incredible gifts came the desire to rule. And to rule… Read more »


Jul 03
Waiting on Wednesday: The Incrementalists by Steven Brust and Skyler White

Waiting on Wednesday: The Incrementalists by Steven Brust and Skyler White

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: The Incrementalists by Steven Brust and Skyler White   From Goodreads synopsis: “Secret societies, immortality, murder mysteries and Las Vegas all in one book? Shut up and take my money.” —John Scalzi The Incrementalists—a secret society of two hundred people with an unbroken lineage reaching back forty thousand years. They cheat death, share lives… Read more »


Jun 26
Waiting on Wednesday: Breaking Glass by Lisa Amowitz

Waiting on Wednesday: Breaking Glass by Lisa Amowitz

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: Breaking Glass by Lisa Amowitz   From Goodreads synopsis: On the night seventeen-year-old Jeremy Glass winds up in the hospital with a broken leg and a blood alcohol level well above the legal limit, his secret crush, Susannah, disappears. When he begins receiving messages from her from beyond the grave, he’s not sure… Read more »


Jun 19
Waiting on Wednesday – Frozen by Melissa de la Cruz

Waiting on Wednesday – Frozen by Melissa de la Cruz

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: Frozen by Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston I’m not crazy about this cover.  It looks way too peaceful for a post-apocalyptic novel, doesn’t it?  I do, however, love the sound of the synopsis which reminds me of one of my favorite video games, Fallout New Vegas.   From Goodreads synopsis: From… Read more »


Jun 12
Waiting on Wednesday – Parasite by Mira Grant

Waiting on Wednesday – Parasite by Mira Grant

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: Parasite by Mira Grant Parasite was one of the books I picked up at BEA.  And how cute is that little hand-sanitizer that was distributed as swag?  By the way, below is the cover that Goodreads shows.  Which do you prefer?       From Goodreads synopsis: A decade in the future, humanity… Read more »


Jun 05
Waiting on Wednesday: Contaminated by Em Garner

Waiting on Wednesday: Contaminated by Em Garner

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: Contaminated by Em Garner Are you liking this cover as much as I am?  Let’s hope this brings something original to the zombie genre.   From Goodreads synopsis: After the Contamination—an epidemic caused by the super-trendy diet drink SlimPro that turned ordinary citizens into violent, uncontrollable creatures—the government rounded up the “Connies” to… Read more »


May 29
Waiting on Wednesday: 3:59 by Gretchen McNeil

Waiting on Wednesday: 3:59 by Gretchen McNeil

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: 3:59 by Gretchen McNeil Hopefully, I won’t be waiting much longer for 3:59!  By the time you read this, I’ll be in NYC for BEA.  I featured this book on my “Top Ten BEA Most Wanted list,” so you can bet that I’ll do whatever I can to snag this!   From Goodreads synopsis:… Read more »