Wednesday, 11 May 2011

Waiting on Wednesday!

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted here, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

My WoW book is:

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Above by Leah Bobet. Slated for release in 2012, here's the Goodreads infos:

Matthew's father had lion's feet and his mother had gills, and both fled the modern-day city to live in underground Safe, a secret community of freaks, ghost-whisperers, and disabled outcasts hidden beyond the subways and sewers. Raised underground, Matthew is responsible for the keeping of both Safe's histories and the traumatized shapeshifter Ariel, the girl he took in - and can't stop from constantly running away.

But Safe is no longer safe: the night after a frightening encounter in the sewers, Safe's founder Atticus is murdered by the one person Safe ever exiled: mad Corner, whose coup is backed by an army of mindless, whispering shadows.   ...more

Why I can't wait till 2012: This book sounds incredible. If I could pre-order it on Amazon, I would. It just sounds like such an exciting and challenging book, with (what looks like) strong themes and a compelling story to tell.

Plus, how gorgeous is that cover?


  1. This one DOES look absolutely fabulous!

  2. Thanks for stopping by, Bookish Brunette! It's just sad that it's such a long, long wait. Still, plenty of great books to be read before then!

  3. The cover is beautiful! This sounds like a really good book!


  4. I totally agree, I can't stop staring at that cover!

  5. Wow! I have to admit it, the first thing that drew me to this book is the cover... I love it!<3 And the story sounds awesome as well! Great pick!;)
    P.S. I love your blog look!:D

  6. Wow, that book looks great, and I agree the cover is gorgeous! Also, thanks for following, I'm returning the favour!Love the look of your blog.

  7. Thanks for dropping by my blog! That cover really is breathtaking.

  8. That looks like the CN Tower in Toronto on the Cover to me!! The cover is super gorgeous.

    For my wow:

  9. I hadn't heard of this one before. It sounds really good!

  10. @Deea, Wow, thanks! I'm ridiculously proud of the fact that I made the graphics myself, despite having less artistic sense than a rock, so really, thanks!

    @LC, Danya, piscesmuse and Athena - Thanks so much for stopping by!