Jun 24, 2009

Waiting on Wednesday #1

This is the first time I'm doing a
WoW, and it's because I found some cool books to write a post about.
WoW is sponsored by Breaking The Spine.

Blue Moon by Alison Noël.
Release Date: July 7th, 2009

Synopses from Powell's Books:

Eager to learn everything she can about her new abilities as an Immortal, Ever turns to her beloved Damen to show her the way. But just as her powers are increasing, Damens are waning.

In an attempt to save him, Ever travels to the magical dimension of Summerland, where she learns the secrets of Damens tortured past; a past which he has always kept hidden from her. But in her quest to cure Damen, Ever discovers an ancient text that details the workings of time. Now Ever must chose between turning back the past and saving her family from the accident that claimed their livesor staying in the present and saving Damen, who grows sicker every day...

Pre-order it:
*At Powell's Books
*At Amazon

After by Amy Efaw
Release Date: August 11, 2009

Summary: An infant left in the trash to die. A teenage mother who never knew she was pregnant . . .Before That Morning, these were the words most often used to describe straight-A student and star soccer player Devon Davenport: responsible, hardworking, mature. But all that changes when the police find Devon home sick from school as they investigate the case of an abandoned baby. Soon the connection is made—Devon has just given birth; the baby in the trash is hers. After That Morning, there’s only one way to define Devon: attempted murderer. And yet gifted author Amy Efaw does the impossible— she turns Devon into an empathetic character, a girl who was in such deep denial that she refused to believe she was pregnant. Through airtight writing and fast-paced, gripping storytelling, Ms. Efaw takes the reader on Devon’s unforgettable journey toward clarity, acceptance, and redemption.

Pre-order it:
*At Amazon

These two books' summaries sound awesome, don't you think?
I can't wait to read them! Remember, being in Argentina makes it a bit difficult for me to buy these new books. I have to wait till they get here :o(
But they are worth the wait!


5 monkey thought (s):

Amelia said...

Great picks this week! Welcome to WoW. I can't wait for Blue Moon either.

Mary said...

Great find, and you don't have to wait long!

Sheila DeChantal said...

Hi! Checking in on the review for the guest blog spot. I have heard good things about the author and I am excited to read your thoughts. Let me know when you are ready! :)

The Book Resort said...

Welcome to WOW! Here's to the books getting to you soon, kiddo!

Jill said...

So glad you're participating!!

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