Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday (24)

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by Jill of Breaking the Spine! It spotlights soon to be released books that can't come quick enough!

This week my pick is...

All These Lives by Sarah Wylie!

Sixteen-year-old Dani is convinced she has nine lives. As a child she twice walked away from situations where she should have died. But Dani’s twin, Jena, isn’t so lucky. She has cancer and might not even be able to keep her one life. Dani’s father is in denial. Her mother is trying to hold it together and prove everything’s normal. And Jena is wasting away. To cope, Dani sets out to rid herself of all her extra lives. Maybe they’ll be released into the universe and someone who wants to live more than she does will get one. Someone like Jena. But just when Dani finds herself at the breaking point, she’s faced with a startling realization. Maybe she doesn’t have nine lives after all. Maybe she really only ever had one. (summary from Goodreads)

Oh, yes, definitely a tearjerker...and I do adore those! This sounds like one that will surely pack a whollop and stay with me long after I finish it!

Sarah Wylie's All These Lives is expected to be published 5 June 2012.

Are you waiting on anything exciting this week?

14 comments:

  1. hello! great pick =9 sounds very interesting ^_^. I really like your banner! it soooooooooo cute ^_______^
    New follower =)

    My WoW
    http://dazzlingreads.blogspot.com/2011/10/waiting-on-wednesday.html

    Come check out my awesome giveaway! I have 12 titles from where you can choose from!
    http://dazzlingreads.blogspot.com/2011/10/autumn-giveaway.html

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  2. Pretty cover. Looks like it might be a good one :)

    Sarah @ Confessions of the UnPublished!

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  3. I love this cover!! I want to read the book just because of it regardless of the premise ;)

    Giselle
    Xpresso Reads

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  4. This sounds really good. Thanks for the suggestion!

    Please check out my WoW!

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  5. looooove the watery cover!
    i follow you here! :) stop by my blog and let me know what you think of my pick? There's also a giveaway on my author group's blog for some signed books!

    http://lindsaycummingsblog.blogspot.com/2011/10/waiting-on-wednesday.html

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  6. Great choice. The cover is very nice. The book sounds interesting. Thank you for sharing!

    I like your blog's background and header picture. Cute!!!

    Sam

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  7. @Natalia Belikov @ DazzlingReads Hi Natalia!

    Thanks so much! I certainly can't wait to read this one! And if you like my banner you should check out the rest of Suzanne Woolcott's work - so cute! :-D

    Thanks for stopping by!

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  8. @Sarah Darlington It is an eye catching cover! I'm looking forward to being able to read this one!

    Thanks for commenting!

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  9. @Lisa (Lisa's World of Books) It's all kinds of lovely, yeah? :-D

    Thanks for commenting, Lisa!

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  10. @Giselle I know, right? It grabbed my attention straight away! :-D

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  11. @Arianna I'm glad you like the sounds of it! :-D

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  12. @Lindsay Cummings author Thanks so much, Lindsay! For commenting, following, and sharing!! :-D

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  13. @Samual @ Books For All Seasons Thanks, Sam! It's a real attention grabbing cover, yeah? :-D

    If you like my header, please check out more of Suzanne Woolcott's work...they're all so cute!

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