Wednesday, May 23, 2012

WOW #5

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly Meme hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine. Book bloggers present upcoming books they can’t wait to read and share their enthusiasm about new releases. 



Stormdancer (The Lotus War #1)
By Jay Kristoff
Published by:St. Martin's Press
Date to be published:September 18th 2012

Synopsis: A DYING LAND The Shima Imperium is verging on the brink of environmental collapse; decimated by clockwork industrialization and the machine-worshippers of the Lotus Guild. The skies are red as blood, land choked with toxic pollution, wildlife ravaged by mass extinctions.
AN IMPOSSIBLE QUESTThe hunters of the imperial court are charged by their Shōgun to capture a thunder tiger—a legendary beast, half-eagle, half-tiger. But any fool knows thunder tigers have been extinct for more than a century, and the price of failing the Shōgun is death.
A SIXTEEN YEAR OLD GIRLYukiko is a child of the Fox clan, possessed of a hidden gift that would see her executed by the Lotus Guild. Accompanying her father on the Shōgun’s hunt, she finds herself stranded: a young woman alone in Shima’s last wilderness, with only a furious, crippled thunder tiger for company. Even though she can hear his thoughts, even though she saved his life, all she knows for certain is he’d rather see her dead than help her.
But together, the pair will form an indomitable friendship, and rise to challenge the might of an empire.
Look at that glorious cover.So bloody red.Me to uk cover: hi uk edition , USA beat your @SS
And YAAY  a minority as MC



Dark Frost (Mythos Academy #3)
By Jennifer Estep 
Published by: Kensington
Date to be published: May 29th 2012

Synopsis{spoilerish}I’ve seen so many freaky things since I started attending Mythos Academy last fall. I know I’m supposed to be a fearless warrior, but most of the time, I feel like I’m just waiting for the next Bad, Bad Thing to happen. Like someone trying to kill me—again.
Everyone at Mythos Academy knows me as Gwen Frost, the Gypsy girl who uses her psychometry magic to find lost objects—and who just may be dating Logan Quinn, the hottest guy in school. But I’m also the girl the Reapers of Chaos want dead in the worst way. The Reapers are the baddest of the bad, the people who murdered my mom. So why do they have it in for me?
It turns out my mom hid a powerful artifact called the Helheim Dagger before she died. Now, the Reapers will do anything to get it back. They think I know where the dagger is hidden, but this is one thing I can’t use my magic to find. All I do know is that the Reapers are coming for me—and I’m in for the fight of my life

i started this series since the beginning and a avid folower. A awesome geeky red headed girl, a swooning Spartan[so i've heard ^-^] amazing frends and a speaking bloody bloodthirsty dagger. In a boarding school with impending doom  and ooh so dark and fun at the same time . it\s a must read , this series. Yes Yes Yes

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24 comments:

  1. Stormdancer looks cool! I really need to start the Mythos Academy series. The third book is already coming out and I haven't even read the first yet.
    My WOW

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  2. STORMDANCER looks so good, and I really need to start reading the Mythos Academy series.

    My WOW.

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  3. Stormdancer looks really good! I can't wait to check it out!

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  4. I definitely want to read Stormdancer - looks good!!

    Our WoW is at Book Sake. –Jessica

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  5. I really want Stormdancer too :)

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  6. Oh wow, the cover for Stormdancer is so stunning! It definitely beats out the US one. And I love how you highlighted out the summary for the Mythos book to avoid spoilers -- it's both considerate and teasing because I still need to re-start that soon! x)

    Awesome picks for your WOW this week, Roro! I hope you're having a great Wednesday! :) <3

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  7. Love the cover of Stormdancer ;)

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  8. Awesome WoW! I absolutely adore the stormdancer cover and am looking forward to it. I will definatly check out the mythos series! ( thanks for hiding spoilers)

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  9. Stormdancer sounds really good! I agree, the cover is awesome. I wonder why the UK and US versions are different.

    I haven't read the Mythos Academy series but from your description it sounds like a lot of fun! Great picks for your WoW. :)

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  10. I am really excited for Stormdancer! It has an amazing cover and sounds awesome. :)

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  11. Great picks! Stormdancer's cover is certainly gorgeous :) And I read Touch of Frost, but I still need to read the other books.

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  12. SO excited for Stormdancer! I love how the blogosphere basically exploded with the cover because it means I got to look at it a ton of times!

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  13. I really want to read Stormdancer, it sounds really great! Love the cover too!

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  14. I only recently discovered storm dancer and can't wait to read that one too.

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  15. Stormdancer looks fantastic! I just finished Dark Frost and am getting ready to write my reiview. It is a bit darker and more intense but really good. The end will make you shed a few tears. I am sure you will love it, Roro.

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  16. Ohhh, I cannot wait for Stormdancer! It seems so so so so so good :D And the cover is perfect. <3 I actually love both the US and the UK one. :) But US the most, I think ;)
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  17. AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH! RORO! YES! To both of these! But ESPECIALLY Stormdance. I absolutely cannot WAIT for this book!

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  18. I haven't heard of any of these! *hangs head in shame* I'm embarrassed. But they seem great and the covers are so awesome!! Great picks, Roro!

    My WoW


    xx
    Riya

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  19. These are both FABULOUS picks!! I LOVE the covers, as well as the synopses!! Both of these books also feature my favorite kind of heroine -- the kick-butt type! Lol. Thanks for sharing!!

    My WOW post is here:
    http://anightsdreamofbooks.blogspot.com/2012/05/waiting-on-wednesday-40-through-to-you.html

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  20. I'm desperately waiting on these as well. I love the Mythos Academy books and Stormdancer sounds awesome!

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  21. Oh my gosh, I'm SO with you on Stormdancer! I can't WAIT to read it; I think it sounds fantastic. Great choice!

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  22. Great picks roro I love these covers!

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  23. Stormdancer! I've heard many great things and how KICK ASS is that cover?! Tons! Love it.

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