28. svi 2014.

Waiting on Wednesday (#97)

You know the story. This is a meme created by Breaking the Spine and every week we pick books we're waiting for. Here are our picks for this week.

Glass' pick

Madeline Usher is doomed.

She has spent her life fighting fate, and she thought she was succeeding. Until she woke up in a coffin.

Ushers die young. Ushers are cursed. Ushers can never leave their house, a house that haunts and is haunted, a house that almost seems to have a mind of its own. Madeline’s life—revealed through short bursts of memory—has hinged around her desperate plan to escape, to save herself and her brother. Her only chance lies in destroying the house.

In the end, can Madeline keep her own sanity and bring the house down?The Fall is a literary psychological thriller, reimagining Edgar Allan Poe’s classic The Fall of the House of Usher.

Expected publication: October 7th, 2014

Tanja's pick

Lost and broken, Celaena Sardothien's only thought is to avenge the savage death of her dearest friend: as the King of Adarlan's Assassin, she is bound to serve this tyrant, but he will pay for what he did. Any hope Celaena has of destroying the king lies in answers to be found in Wendlyn. 

Sacrificing his future, Chaol, the Captain of the King's Guard, has sent Celaena there to protect her, but her darkest demons lay in that same place. If she can overcome them, she will be Adarlan's biggest threat - and his own toughest enemy.

While Celaena learns of her true destiny, and the eyes of Erilea are on Wendlyn, a brutal and beastly force is preparing to take to the skies. Will Celaena find the strength not only to win her own battles, but to fight a war that could pit her loyalties to her own people against those she has grown to love?

Expected publication: 2nd September, 2014

We'd love to see your picks so feel free to link them in comments!

Until the next time,

34 komentara:

  1. I'm so behind in the Maas series. I have book 1 and 2 but haven't read them. I didn't know the first book but the cover is intriguing.

  2. they all seem interesting! thanks for sharing <3

    Letters To Juliet

  3. Sooo excited about Heir of Fire, I just got it on Netgalley and I'm sooo excited!

  4. The Fall sounds really good, and I can't wait to read Heir of Fire! Thanks for sharing. :)
    Here's my WoW

  5. oh, man, i was looking at "The Fall" the other day, the cover is gorgeous (read creepy) and the synopsis is mysterious. love it!
    Boyanna @The Bookmaidens

  6. YES! I am dying for both of these!!

    Did you see that Heir of Fire is on Netgalley right now? Go grab a copy!!

  7. both sounds good, hope you get to read it soon. Happy hump day :)

  8. I'm waiting for Heir of Fire as well. Lovely picks, ladies (:

  9. The Fall sounds really good. Heir of Fire just showed up on NG. I hope you both enjoy your picks this week!
    My WoW

  10. OMG Heir of Fire!!! AND The Fall. But slightly more Heir of Fire, LOL. But seriously, Poe is one of the only early American writers that I actually like, so I'm seriously excited about The Fall too.

    1. I like him too and I'm intrigued by it :) Thanks, Jessica :)

  11. I've not read anything by either of these authors, but I'm curious about both their works. Great picks!

    My WoW!

  12. Oh yes to Sarah MAss, I have my fingers crossed that I will get approved for a copy.

  13. Nice picks! The Fall looks very creepy and The Heir of Fire looks exciting. Thanks for sharing!

  14. Both of these books are excellent choices! both sound great and I can't wait to read them.

  15. Definitely plan on reading Srah J. Maas sometime. Great picks ladies! :)

    Janhvi @ The Readdicts

  16. AHHHHHHH Heir of Fire!!!! I need that book! OMG!

    Teresa @ Readers Live A Thousand Lives



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