Waiting on Wednesday (27)



Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Jill over at Breaking the Spine. This meme spotlights upcoming releases that I'm eagerly anticipating.


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Wildefire
by Karsten Knight
Expected Release: July 26, 2011
Publisher: Simeon & Schuster Books for Young Readers


Synopsis from Goodreads:
Every flame begins with a spark.

Ashline Wilde is having a rough sophomore year. She’s struggling to find her place as the only Polynesian girl in school, her boyfriend just cheated on her, and now her runaway sister, Eve, has decided to barge back into her life. When Eve’s violent behavior escalates and she does the unthinkable, Ash transfers to a remote private school nestled in California’s redwoods, hoping to put the tragedy behind her. But her fresh start at Blackwood Academy doesn’t go as planned. Just as Ash is beginning to enjoy the perks of her new school—being captain of the tennis team, a steamy romance with a hot, local park ranger—Ash discovers that a group of gods and goddesses have mysteriously enrolled at Blackwood…and she’s one of them. To make matters worse, Eve has resurfaced to haunt Ash, and she’s got some strange abilities of her own. With a war between the gods looming over campus, Ash must master the new fire smoldering within before she clashes with her sister one more time… And when warm and cold fronts collide, there’s guaranteed to be a storm.
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Stories about gods and goddesses in any form have always interested me. I mean with the plethora of good books featuring a different spins on mythology that are published today, who wouldn't? 
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3 comments:

  1. Definitely excited to see this one hit the shelves, too!

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  2. We too are on pins and needles about this book...CAN NOT WAIT!!

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  3. Oh, I agree with you - stories about gods and goddesses are the best. I'm really excited to read this one (and isn't the cover art GORGEOUS?). Great pick!

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