Waiting on Wednesday {25}

6.27.2012
"Waiting on Wednesday " is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

(Psst. There's a giveaway going up later today.)


Anyway.


Altered by Jennifer Rush
Expected publication: January 2nd 2013 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

When you can’t trust yourself, who can you believe?
Everything about Anna’s life is a secret. Her father works for the Branch at the helm of its latest project: monitoring and administering treatments to the four genetically altered boys in the lab below their farmhouse. There’s Nick, Cas, Trev . . . and Sam, who’s stolen Anna’s heart. When the Branch decides it’s time to take the boys, Sam stages an escape, killing the agents sent to retrieve them.

Anna is torn between following Sam or staying behind in the safety of her everyday life. But her father pushes her to flee, making Sam promise to keep her away from the Branch, at all costs. There’s just one problem. Sam and the boys don’t remember anything before living in the lab—not even their true identities.

Now on the run, Anna soon discovers that she and Sam are connected in more ways than either of them expected. And if they’re both going to survive, they must piece together the clues of their past before the Branch catches up to them and steals it all away.


It sounds pretty amazing. Plus, most of the people who have read it that I know have absolutely loved it. The wait to 2013 is too far. </3

Level 2 by Lenore Appelhans
Expected publication: January 15th 2013 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Since her untimely death the day before her eighteenth birthday, Felicia Ward has been trapped in Level 2, a stark white afterlife located between our world and the next. Along with her fellow prisoners, Felicia passes the endless hours downloading memories and mourning what she’s lost—family, friends, and the boy she loved, Neil.

Then a girl in a neighboring chamber disappears, and nobody but Felicia seems to recall she existed in the first place. Something is obviously very wrong. When Julian—a dangerously charming guy Felicia knew in life—comes to offer Felicia a way out, she learns the truth: a rebellion is brewing to overthrow the Morati, the guardians of Level 2.

Felicia is reluctant to trust Julian, but then he promises what she wants the most—to be with Neil again—if only she’ll join the rebels. Suspended between Heaven and Earth, Felicia finds herself in the center of an age-old struggle between good and evil. As memories from her life come back to haunt her, and as the Morati hunt her down, Felicia will discover it’s not just her own redemption at stake… but the salvation of all mankind.

I've pretty much been stalking Lenore's blog since I first saw this on Goodreads hoping for some teasers. This sounds totally original and exciting. Apparently I like to torture myself by looking at books that don't come out until next year.


Let me know what you're waiting on this Wednesday! (That awkward hump in the middle of the week!)


~Zoey~
11 comments on "Waiting on Wednesday {25}"
  1. I'm really excited about Level 2. I always like books about the "inbetween" and that one especially sounds like it is full of conspiracies and mystery. I wonder why the girl disappears and if Julian and her will make it out!
    My WOW

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  2. *Drooling on Altered's cover**sqeeeee!!!!* Awesome picks! :D

    My WoW

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  3. Level 2 sounds very interesting! I'm adding that one to my wishlist! I hope you'll drop by and check out my WOW for this week :)

    http://viewfromthehillbookreviews.blogspot.com/2012/06/waiting-on-wednesday-june-27-2012.html

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  4. Thanks Zoey!

    Did you see the first page on this post: http://presentinglenore.blogspot.de/2012/05/level-2-cover-reveal-week-day-2-1st.html

    Or a sneak peek interview with me here: http://presentinglenore.blogspot.de/2011/08/author-interview-lenore-appelhans.html

    In August I'll also be posting some behind the scenes stuff, but I'd love to hear what else you'd like to know! lenore.appelhans at googlemail dot com :)

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  5. LEVEL 2 looks amazing, doesn't it? ALTERED pulls me in, but I can't say much about its cover. Great picks, Zoey! :D

    Meg | Waiting on Wednesday

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  6. Altered sounds AMAZING! Adding it to my to-read list now! Level 2 is on my list of books I'm pining over as well! Great WOW choices! :)

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  7. Altered sounds really interesting and a book i would read but the cover is a bit boring and meh. I have wanted to read Level 2 since i saw it when doing armchairbea :) I always forget to do 2 books eve though every week i saw i will.
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  8. These sound amazing! Great picks. Love the blog, new follower on GFC : )


    my WOW

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  9. Oooh, Altered looks pretty darn good. *adds to list*

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  10. Altered looks great. For one, there's an attractive guy on the cover. ;) The premise is really interesting, though.

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  11. I had not heard of Altered, but it sounds great!! Level 2 is on my TBR list! I am really excited for it!! Awesome picks!

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6.27.2012

Waiting on Wednesday {25}

"Waiting on Wednesday " is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

(Psst. There's a giveaway going up later today.)


Anyway.


Altered by Jennifer Rush
Expected publication: January 2nd 2013 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

When you can’t trust yourself, who can you believe?
Everything about Anna’s life is a secret. Her father works for the Branch at the helm of its latest project: monitoring and administering treatments to the four genetically altered boys in the lab below their farmhouse. There’s Nick, Cas, Trev . . . and Sam, who’s stolen Anna’s heart. When the Branch decides it’s time to take the boys, Sam stages an escape, killing the agents sent to retrieve them.

Anna is torn between following Sam or staying behind in the safety of her everyday life. But her father pushes her to flee, making Sam promise to keep her away from the Branch, at all costs. There’s just one problem. Sam and the boys don’t remember anything before living in the lab—not even their true identities.

Now on the run, Anna soon discovers that she and Sam are connected in more ways than either of them expected. And if they’re both going to survive, they must piece together the clues of their past before the Branch catches up to them and steals it all away.


It sounds pretty amazing. Plus, most of the people who have read it that I know have absolutely loved it. The wait to 2013 is too far. </3

Level 2 by Lenore Appelhans
Expected publication: January 15th 2013 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Since her untimely death the day before her eighteenth birthday, Felicia Ward has been trapped in Level 2, a stark white afterlife located between our world and the next. Along with her fellow prisoners, Felicia passes the endless hours downloading memories and mourning what she’s lost—family, friends, and the boy she loved, Neil.

Then a girl in a neighboring chamber disappears, and nobody but Felicia seems to recall she existed in the first place. Something is obviously very wrong. When Julian—a dangerously charming guy Felicia knew in life—comes to offer Felicia a way out, she learns the truth: a rebellion is brewing to overthrow the Morati, the guardians of Level 2.

Felicia is reluctant to trust Julian, but then he promises what she wants the most—to be with Neil again—if only she’ll join the rebels. Suspended between Heaven and Earth, Felicia finds herself in the center of an age-old struggle between good and evil. As memories from her life come back to haunt her, and as the Morati hunt her down, Felicia will discover it’s not just her own redemption at stake… but the salvation of all mankind.

I've pretty much been stalking Lenore's blog since I first saw this on Goodreads hoping for some teasers. This sounds totally original and exciting. Apparently I like to torture myself by looking at books that don't come out until next year.


Let me know what you're waiting on this Wednesday! (That awkward hump in the middle of the week!)


~Zoey~

11 comments:

  1. I'm really excited about Level 2. I always like books about the "inbetween" and that one especially sounds like it is full of conspiracies and mystery. I wonder why the girl disappears and if Julian and her will make it out!
    My WOW

    ReplyDelete
  2. *Drooling on Altered's cover**sqeeeee!!!!* Awesome picks! :D

    My WoW

    ReplyDelete
  3. Level 2 sounds very interesting! I'm adding that one to my wishlist! I hope you'll drop by and check out my WOW for this week :)

    http://viewfromthehillbookreviews.blogspot.com/2012/06/waiting-on-wednesday-june-27-2012.html

    ReplyDelete
  4. Thanks Zoey!

    Did you see the first page on this post: http://presentinglenore.blogspot.de/2012/05/level-2-cover-reveal-week-day-2-1st.html

    Or a sneak peek interview with me here: http://presentinglenore.blogspot.de/2011/08/author-interview-lenore-appelhans.html

    In August I'll also be posting some behind the scenes stuff, but I'd love to hear what else you'd like to know! lenore.appelhans at googlemail dot com :)

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  5. LEVEL 2 looks amazing, doesn't it? ALTERED pulls me in, but I can't say much about its cover. Great picks, Zoey! :D

    Meg | Waiting on Wednesday

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  6. Altered sounds AMAZING! Adding it to my to-read list now! Level 2 is on my list of books I'm pining over as well! Great WOW choices! :)

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  7. Altered sounds really interesting and a book i would read but the cover is a bit boring and meh. I have wanted to read Level 2 since i saw it when doing armchairbea :) I always forget to do 2 books eve though every week i saw i will.
    My WoW

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  8. These sound amazing! Great picks. Love the blog, new follower on GFC : )


    my WOW

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  9. Oooh, Altered looks pretty darn good. *adds to list*

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  10. Altered looks great. For one, there's an attractive guy on the cover. ;) The premise is really interesting, though.

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  11. I had not heard of Altered, but it sounds great!! Level 2 is on my TBR list! I am really excited for it!! Awesome picks!

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