Waiting on Wednesday is a meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, which spotlights upcoming releases we are eagerly anticipating.
Coming May 7, 2013
Everything changed on The Day. The day the windows shattered. The day the power stopped. The day Dol’s family dropped dead. The day Earth lost a war it didn’t know it was fighting.
Since then, Dol has lived a simple life in the countryside — safe from the shadow of the Icon and its terrifying power. Hiding from the one truth she can’t avoid.
She’s different. She survived. Why?
When Dol and her best friend, Ro, are captured and taken to the Embassy, off the coast of the sprawling metropolis once known as the City of Angels, they find only more questions. While Ro and fellow hostage Tima rage against their captors, Dol finds herself drawn to Lucas, the Ambassador’s privileged son. But the four teens are more alike than they might think, and the timing of their meeting isn’t a coincidence. It’s a conspiracy.
Within the Icon’s reach, Dol, Ro, Tima, and Lucas discover that their uncontrollable emotions — which they’ve always thought to be their greatest weaknesses — may actually be their greatest strengths.
Bestselling author Margaret Stohl delivers the first book in a heart-pounding series set in a haunting new world where four teens must piece together the mysteries of their pasts — in order to save the future.
So, something new from Margaret Stohl, which means I’m interested. Supposedly Icons is more sci-fi than paranormal (like Beautiful Creatures). I’m really curious to read something written my Stohl alone, since the entire Beautiful Creatures series was a mix of her and Kami Garcia’s writing. Can’t wait to read it!
Anybody else waiting for Icons? What book are you waiting for?
This is a popular one today. I can’t wait to read it! :-)
Christina @ Ensconced in YA
Wow, is it really? Awesome. :D
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Just learned about this one today! I wasn’t a Beautiful Creatures fan but I love the sound of this. I am into sci fi and dystopian so should be a good book!
Not a fan of Beautiful Creatures, eh? How come? I’m so curious!
My Wish list is getting out of hand today, so many new and awesome titles. Icons sounds really interesting. Great pick :)
Yay, glad it interested you! :)
I just found out that Margaret Stohl was coming out with this. I’ll definitely pick it up because I enjoyed Beautiful Creatures so much. Great pick and thanks for stopping by The Readers Den. :)
Yay! Yeah, I’m excited that she and Kami are writing on their own after the Beautiful Creatures series. Can’t wait to see how they differ. :)
I think I have another book I need to add to my TBR list!!! Thanks for spotlighting it and bring it to my attention!! Please check out my WoW!
Woohoo, looks like Icons is a winner today. :D
Ohhh Can’t wait to read this new book by Margareth Stohl. It sounds really good. Great pick!
Em @ A Beautiful Madness
Yay, I can’t wait either! Thanks for visiting. :)
I’ve never read a Stohl book, but this sounds intense and fast-paced and thank you for spotlighting it because I’m uber-excited now.
I need to read the rest of the BC series, but I do want to read this one too!
Our WoW is at Book Sake. –Jessica
Have you only read the first one in the BC series? How did you like it?