"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----->Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige
I guess you could say that I have bitten hard into the hype surrounding this book. Ever since I saw it on Tea Time by Epic Reads, and read the synopsis, I am impatient to get my hands on this book. In fact, I have already looked at Harpercollins catalog for Summer 2014, and it's on it!
I didn't ask for any of this. I didn't ask to be some kind of hero.
But when your whole life gets swept up by a tornado—taking you with it—you have no choice but to go along, you know?
Sure, I've read the books. I've seen the movies. I know the song about the rainbow and the happy little blue birds. But I never expected Oz to look like this. To be a place where Good Witches can't be trusted, Wicked Witches may just be the good guys, and winged monkeys can be executed for acts of rebellion. There's still the yellow brick road, though—but even that's crumbling.
Dorothy. They say she found a way to come back to Oz. They say she seized power and the power went to her head. And now no one is safe.
My name is Amy Gumm—and I'm the other girl from Kansas.
I've been recruited by the Revolutionary Order of the Wicked.
I've been trained to fight.
And I have a mission:
Remove the Tin Woodman's heart.
Steal the Scarecrow's brain.
Take the Lion's courage.
Then and only then—Dorothy must die!
Hardcover, 432 pages
Expected publication: April 1st 2014 by HarperTeen
Sounds interesting. I'm not sure it's for me but I hope you enjoy reading it.ReplyDelete
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I saw this book last week on few blogs - looks intteresting. Thanks for sharing.ReplyDelete
Glass @ Way Too Hot Books
This book is new to me but it sounds really interesting! A nice pick :-)ReplyDelete
Sharon - Obsession with Books
I am so looking forward to this one!ReplyDelete
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I've been seeing this alot lately, looks awesome!ReplyDelete
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Awesome pick! Thanks for sharing.ReplyDelete
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