Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Waiting On Wednesday 08/28/2013 Edition

"Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at “Breaking the Spine”, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating. 

This weeks choice is-----The Winner's Choice by Marie Rutoski

Reason: When I saw this appear on Cuddleberry's blog a few days ago, I was like 1. This is my next WOW pick! 2. I have to get my hands on a copy of this book like now! 3. I'll admit that I am jealous of those who are reading this or have already! 

Serious folks, just the cover alone caught my attention. How about you? 


Winning what you want may cost you everything you love As a general’s daughter in a vast empire that revels in war and enslaves those it conquers, seventeen-year-old Kestrel has two choices: she can join the military or get married. But Kestrel has other intentions. One day, she is startled to find a kindred spirit in a young slave up for auction. Arin’s eyes seem to defy everything and everyone. Following her instinct, Kestrel buys him—with unexpected consequences. It’s not long before she has to hide her growing love for Arin. But he, too, has a secret, and Kestrel quickly learns that the price she paid for a fellow human is much higher than she ever could have imagined. Set in a richly imagined new world, The Winner’s Curse is a story of deadly games where everything is at stake, and the gamble is whether you will keep your head or lose your heart.

Expected Publication: March 4, 2014 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)


13 comments:

  1. I'm all about this book! The early reviews love it!
    Great pick!
    My WoW

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  2. Ooh nice! This one's new to me!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  3. I've seen this book around lately :) And I really like the cover!

    Janina
    My Haul!

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  4. this has been everywhere today, it looks and sounds amazing so this is definitely added to my TBR list!

    Georgie @ What She Reads
    tweet @whatgeorgiedid

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  5. This one has been on a lot of blogs from what I have seen today. Great pick!

    My WOW: http://www.bookythoughtsandme.com/waiting-wednesday-16-things-i-thought-were-true/

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  6. I've seen this one a lot this Wednesday, and I, too, have added it to my TBR. It looks amazing! Great pick :)

    Check out my WOW at Fall Into Books

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  7. I can’t believe I have never heard about this book!The cover is gorgeous.
    Great pick and thank you very much for sharing.

    Check out My Waiting on Wednesday

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  8. Wow. This is the 3rd time that I see this book today, and I, just add it to my TBR list.

    Check out My Waiting On Wednesday

    Xoxo. Daisel @ Owl Always Be Reading

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  9. Sounds interesting. It definitely is a popular pick this Wednesday. I hope you enjoy reading it when it comes out. Great pick!
    Come check out my WOW post.

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  10. Gorgeous cover...this is the third blog I saw this book on. :)

    I don't have a WOW post of my own, but I am looking forward to reading THE WIFE, THE MAID, and THE MISTRESS.

    THANKS for sharing.

    Elizabeth
    Silver's Reviews
    My Blog

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  11. This is a very popular choice this week! I may need to add it to my wishlist! :D

    Here's Mine @ Pinkindle Reads & Reviews

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  12. That cover is freaking amazing. I'm so hoping the book itself is just as awesome. :)

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  13. I just love this cover. I cannot wait to read this one. I've heard so much early buzz that was great!

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