Wednesday, March 19, 2014

WWW Wednesdays (59) / Waiting on Wednesday (59): Winterspell

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…

• What are you currently reading?
• What did you recently finish reading?
• What do you think you’ll read next?

Currently Reading:

The Mark of the Dragonfly by Jaleigh Johnson

Finished Reading:

Faking Normal by Courtney C. Stephens
Oh, Bodee Lennox. *sigh*
Review on Saturday.

Read Next:

Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen or Boys Don't Knit by T.S Easton
Again, depends on my schedule.

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, originally started by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that highlights upcoming book releases everyone is waiting on.

by Claire Legrand

Expected publication: September 30th 2014 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Blurb (Goodreads):
The clock chimes midnight, a curse breaks, and a girl meets a prince . . . but what follows is not all sweetness and sugarplums.

New York City, 1899. Clara Stole, the mayor's ever-proper daughter, leads a double life. Since her mother's murder, she has secretly trained in self-defense with the mysterious Drosselmeyer.

Then, on Christmas Eve, disaster strikes.

Her home is destroyed, her father abducted--by beings distinctly not human. To find him, Clara journeys to the war-ravaged land of Cane. Her only companion is the dethroned prince Nicholas, bound by a wicked curse. If they're to survive, Clara has no choice but to trust him, but his haunted eyes burn with secrets--and a need she can't define. With the dangerous, seductive faery queen Anise hunting them, Clara soon realizes she won't leave Cane unscathed--if she leaves at all.

Inspired by The Nutcracker, Winterspell is a dark, timeless fairy tale about love and war, longing and loneliness, and a girl who must learn to live without fear.

This sounds really awesome. Can't wait to get my hands on it!


How was your week so far? Any good books? Share them below!


  1. Boys Don't Knit was a good read. I hope you enjoy it too :-)

  2. Great WoW pick Michelle. I'm looking forward to Winterspell too :)
    Thanks for stopping by My WoW

  3. I hadn't heard of this one before, but it sounds amazing. Thanks for bringing this one to my attention.
    Thanks for stopping by my WoW earlier!
    El @ So Bookalicious

  4. It does sounds pretty good, and I really do like the cover (mainly because of the colour, it's gorgeous!) Just September :( Thanks for stopping by mine earlier. :)

    1. I know--too far. But I hope it would be worth the wait! :)

  5. Boys Don't Knit is supposed to be a really good read. I hope you enjoy it! :-)

  6. Sounds interesting and the cover is pretty, though I don't usually read books set in the past/historical fiction and all that, I don't know why I just can't get into it.
    Thanks for stoping by my blog earlier! =)

    1. Me too. I know it's weird, but there are times that there are actually an exception for some books. :)

  7. Historical romance meets paranormal fantasy. I think I will be checking this one out.
    My WoW

  8. Oh this sounds right up my ally. Adding to GR!!! Here's my WOW

  9. Oh wow. That sounds very cool!! Based on the Nutcracker and awesome sounding. :)

    Thanks for stopping by my WoW.

    Kim @ Book Munchies

    1. I never heard about The Nutcracker before. I think I'm gonna check it out on the web. XD

  10. On your WWW: BODEE. <3 I really loved Faking Normal, and I'm glad that you did as well (I assume)! :) And you're going to be reading Stolen Songbird--I hope you enjoy it, since I really loved it. <3

    On your WoW: Yay for the Nutcracker! <3 This one's already on my wishlist.

    1. I did LOVED Faking Normal! And Bodee feels. <3
      I'm excited for Stolen Songbird. I hope I'd love it too. :D


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