Waiting On Wednesday ~ February 14th, 2018

Waiting On Wednesday ~ February 14th, 2018
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at
 
 
and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

*Beth's Choice*

(YABC Blog Manager)

 

Grace and Fury (Tracy Banghart)

Author: Tracy Banghart

Book: Hardcover, 314 pages

Expected publication: July 24th, 2018

Publisher: Little, Brown BYR

In a world where women have no rights, sisters Serina and Nomi Tessaro face two very different fates: one in the palace, the other in prison.

Serina has been groomed her whole life to become a Grace–someone to stand by the heir to the throne as a shining, subjugated example of the perfect woman. But when her headstrong and rebellious younger sister, Nomi, catches the heir’s eye, it’s Serina who takes the fall for the dangerous secret that Nomi has been hiding.

Now trapped in a life she never wanted, Nomi has only one way to save Serina: surrender to her role as a Grace until she can use her position to release her sister. This is easier said than done. A traitor walks the halls of the palace, and deception lurks in every corner. But Serina is running out of time, imprisoned on an island where she must fight to the death to survive and one wrong move could cost her everything.

 

 

 

 

*CJ's Choice*

(YABC Blog Owner)

 

My Plain Jane (Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, Jodi Meadows)

Author: Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, Jodi Meadows

Book: Hardcover, 320 pages

Expected publication: June 26th, 2018

Publisher: HarperTeen

You may think you know the story. After a miserable childhood, penniless orphan Jane Eyre embarks on a new life as a governess at Thornfield Hall. There, she meets one dark, brooding Mr. Rochester. Despite their significant age gap (!) and his uneven temper (!!), they fall in love—and, Reader, she marries him. (!!!)

Or does she?

Prepare for an adventure of Gothic proportions, in which all is not as it seems, a certain gentleman is hiding more than skeletons in his closets, and one orphan Jane Eyre, aspiring author Charlotte Brontë, and supernatural investigator Alexander Blackwood are about to be drawn together on the most epic ghost hunt this side of Wuthering Heights.

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Bethany W's Choice*

(YABC Indie Staff Reviewer)

 

Catwoman (Sarah J Maas)

Author: Sarah J Maas

Book: Hardcover, 304 pages

Expected publication: August 7th, 2018

Publisher: Random House BYR

When the Bat's away, the Cat will play. It's time to see how many lives this cat really has. . . .

Two years after escaping Gotham City's slums, Selina Kyle returns as the mysterious and wealthy Holly Vanderhees. She quickly discovers that with Batman off on a vital mission, Batwing is left to hold back the tide of notorious criminals. Gotham City is ripe for the taking.

Meanwhile, Luke Fox wants to prove he has what it takes to help people in his role as Batwing. He targets a new thief on the prowl who seems cleverer than most. She has teamed up with Poison Ivy and Harley Quinn, and together they are wreaking havoc. This Catwoman may be Batwing's undoing. 

 

 

 

 

*Samantha Choice*

(YABC Staff Reviewer)

 

Sadie (Courtney Summers)

 

Author: Courtney Summers

Book: Hardcover, 330 pages

Expected publication: September 4th, 2018

Publisher: Wednesday Books

Sadie hasn't had an easy life. Growing up on her own, she's been raising her sister Mattie in an isolated small town, trying her best to provide a normal life and keep their heads above water. 

But when Mattie is found dead, Sadie's entire world crumbles. After a somewhat botched police investigation, Sadie is determined to bring her sister's killer to justice and hits the road following a few meagre clues to find him.

When West McCray—a radio personality working on a segment about small, forgotten towns in America—overhears Sadie's story at a local gas station, he becomes obsessed with finding the missing girl. He starts his own podcast as he tracks Sadie's journey, trying to figure out what happened, hoping to find her before it's too late.

 

 

 

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Carina Olsen on Friday, 16 February 2018 17:57

EEE! SADIE I am DYING for that book. Sigh. Adore Courtney so so much. The rest of the books looks amazing too Happy reading you all.

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EEE! SADIE :D I am DYING for that book. Sigh. Adore Courtney so so much. The rest of the books looks amazing too :) Happy reading you all.

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