Waiting On Wednesday ~ April 18th, 2018

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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)

 

The Dark Descent Of Elizabeth Frankenstein (Kiersten White)

Author: Kiersten White

Book: Hardcover, 304 pages

Expected publication: September 25th, 2018

Publisher: Delacorte Press

Elizabeth Lavenza hasn't had a proper meal in weeks. Her thin arms are covered with bruises from her "caregiver," and she is on the verge of being thrown into the streets . . . until she is brought to the home of Victor Frankenstein, an unsmiling, solitary boy who has everything--except a friend.

Victor is her escape from misery. Elizabeth does everything she can to make herself indispensable--and it works. She is taken in by the Frankenstein family and rewarded with a warm bed, delicious food, and dresses of the finest silk. Soon she and Victor are inseparable.

But her new life comes at a price. As the years pass, Elizabeth's survival depends on managing Victor's dangerous temper and entertaining his every whim, no matter how depraved. Behind her blue eyes and sweet smile lies the calculating heart of a girl determined to stay alive no matter the cost . . . as the world she knows is consumed by darkness.

 

 

 

 

 

*Bethany W's Choice*

(YABC Staff Reviewer)

 

Shadow Of The Fox (Julie Kagawa)

 
 
Author: Julie Kagawa

Book: Hardcover, 400 pages

Expected publication: October 2nd, 2018

Publisher: Harlequin Teen

 

Once Every Thousand Years...

Every millennium, one age ends and another age dawns...and whoever holds the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers holds the power to call the great Kami Dragon from the sea and ask for any one wish. The time is near...and the missing pieces of the scroll will be sought throughout the land of Iwagoto. The holder of the first piece is a humble, unknown peasant girl with a dangerous secret.

Demons have burned the temple Yumeko was raised in to the ground, killing everyone within, including the master who trained her to both use and hide her kitsune shapeshifting powers. Yumeko escapes with the temple’s greatest treasure—one part of the ancient scroll. Fate thrusts her into the path of a mysterious samurai, Kage Tatsumi of the Shadow Clan. Yumeko knows he seeks what she has...and is under orders to kill anything and anyone who stands between him and the scroll.

A wish will be granted and a new age will dawn.

 

 

 

 

 

*CJ's Choice*

(YABC Blog Owner)

 

Realm Of Ruin (Hannah West)

 
 
Author: Hannah West

Expected publication: October 2nd, 2018

Publisher: Holiday House

 

I was meant to touch the untouchable, destroy the indestructible.

A century after Bristal and Anthony saved the realm in Kingdom of Ash and Briars, their descendant Valory Braiosa attends a training academy for elicromancers, immortal beings with assorted magical gifts. Through a tragic accident, Valory comes to possess a destructive, unruly power and she flees her kingdom. But what she encounters next reveals darker forces at play: a resurrection spell cast by a bitter, lonely prince that awakens a long-dormant evil. As chaos spreads across the realm, Valory meets Mercer Fye, a secretive young man determined to topple the resurrected tyrant. They set out with a bickering band of allies, but the enemy is far more cunning than they imagined, and they must brave plagues, betrayal, and time-bending power struggles to save the soul of the realm.

Weaving together the imaginative world of Nissera with snippets from Beauty and the Beast and The Little Mermaid, Hannah West goes dark and dangerous in this gripping companion to her acclaimed debut.

 

 

 

 

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Carina Olsen on Saturday, 28 April 2018 13:36

Eee, all of these covers are so so awesome I cannot wait to read Shadow of the Fox. And ahh, I loved the Frankenstein book SO dark. So gorgeous. Happy reading all of you Hugs.

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Eee, all of these covers are so so awesome :D I cannot wait to read Shadow of the Fox. And ahh, I loved the Frankenstein book :D SO dark. So gorgeous. Happy reading all of you :) Hugs.

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