Waiting on Wednesday (Starcrossed)

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that focuses on highly anticipated books that have yet to be released. This week, I'm waiting to be star crossed.

Title: Starcrossed
Author: Josephine Angeline
Pages: 496
Publisher: Harper Teen
Publishing Date: May 31st, 2011

via Goodreads:

How do you defy destiny?

Helen Hamilton has spent her entire sixteen years trying to hide how different she is—no easy task on an island as small and sheltered as Nantucket. And it's getting harder. Nightmares of a desperate desert journey have Helen waking parched, only to find her sheets damaged by dirt and dust. At school she's haunted by hallucinations of three women weeping tears of blood . . . and when Helen first crosses paths with Lucas Delos, she has no way of knowing they're destined to play the leading roles in a tragedy the Fates insist on repeating throughout history.

As Helen unlocks the secrets of her ancestry, she realizes that some myths are more than just legend. But even demigod powers might not be enough to defy the forces that are both drawing her and Lucas together—and trying to tear them apart.

This book caught my attention with the bright lavender slash across the cover, and also the title; I have a thing for stars. The concept is promising what looks like a good read.. hope my prediction stays true! Can't wait!

What are you waiting on this Wednesday?

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  1. Great WoW choice. I've added it to my must read list.

  2. I can't wait for this one either !! The cover looks gorgeous !! Great choice ;)

  3. The cover calls to me as well.

    Great pick...

    For the Morbid Romantica Challenge, it does not have to be a 2011 book. It can be what ever you like within however you would liek to fit the book into one of the themes.

    I also have Reading Bucket List Challenge that seems to fit right into your title. ;) Although it isn't do too well, I'm thinking about nixing it.

    I just posted up a Steampunkery giveaway for Cowboy Angels... Stop by and take a chance on winning.


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