Jul 23, 2014

Waiting on Wednesday (92)

Waiting on Wednesday
is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine
 that showcases upcoming releases 
that people are very much anticipating.

So yeah, I'll have an interview with this author on the blog in September, but that's not why I'm waiting on this book. First off, COOL COVER. And secondly, this sounds similar to The Village and it may be kind of cultish and it's set in the past and I like a creepy-sounding story, so I'm in!

Title: Winterkill
Author: Kate A. Boorman
Publisher: Amulet Books
Publishing Date: September 9, 2014
Pages: 319
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Emmeline knows she’s not supposed to explore the woods outside her settlement. The enemy that wiped out half her people lurks there, attacking at night and keeping them isolated in an unfamiliar land with merciless winters. Living with the shame of her grandmother’s insubordination, Emmeline has learned to keep her head down and her quick tongue silent.

When the settlement leader asks for her hand in marriage, it’s an opportunity for Emmeline to wash the family slate clean—even if she has eyes for another. But before she’s forced into an impossible decision, her dreams urge her into the woods, where she uncovers a path she can’t help but follow. The trail leads to a secret that someone in the village will kill to protect. Her grandmother followed the same path and paid the price. If Emmeline isn’t careful, she will be next.


What book are you waiting on this week (in suuummeeerrr)?

9 comments:

  1. winterkill is also one of my most anticipated releases of 2014. it sounds soooooo good!! awesome pick :)

    hope you can stop by my WoW Post.

    -michelle @ Michelle & Leslie's Book Picks

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  2. I'm dying to read this one as well!!!! It sounds so good and just look at that cover. I could stare at it all day long. Great pick :)

    Tanja @ Ja čitam, a ti?

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  3. I am not the biggest fan of the cover, but I am very excited about this one nonetheless.
    Thanks for sharing! :)

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  4. This book sounds so damn good, I can't wait to read it. Great pick! :)
    Here's my WoW

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  5. I almost did this as my WoW post today. I love that cover so much, and every time I see it I want to read it! Hopefully we both enjoy it.
    My WoW

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  6. I first thought this didn't look like much, but it sounds very nice. Great pick! Going to keep an eye out for it. Thanks for sharing!
    My WoW, and my 2 Year Blogoversary Giveaway is still running!

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  7. Ooooo, I want to read this! Thanks for the heads up!
    My WoW

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  8. I'm seeing this everywhere, oh I need this ^_^

    My WoW

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  9. I am so, SO excited for this one. And I didn't think of The Village thing, but you're right (and I kind of loved The Village, so this makes it even better). Great pick!

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