Waiting on Wednesday: Harper Teen Edition

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Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Jill over at Breaking The Spine where we show what we are waiting on.

This Week I’m Waiting on Four Harper Teen Titles:

Into The Still Blue By Veronica Rossi

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Pub Date: January 20, 2014

Book Summary:

Their love and their leadership have been tested. Now it’s time for Perry and Aria to unite the Dwellers and the Outsiders in one last desperate attempt to bring balance to their world.

The race to the Still Blue has reached a stalemate. Aria and Perry are determined to find this last safe-haven from the Aether storms before Sable and Hess do-and they are just as determined to stay together.

Meanwhile, time is running out to rescue Cinder, who was abducted by Hess and Sable for his unique abilities. And when Roar returns to camp, he is so furious with Perry that he won’t even look at him, and Perry begins to feel like they have already lost.

Out of options, Perry and Aria assemble a team to mount an impossible rescue mission-because Cinder isn’t just the key to unlocking the Still Blue and their only hope for survival, he’s also their friend. And in a dying world, the bonds between people are what matter most.

Death Sworn by Leah Cypress

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Pub Date: March 4th, 2014

Book Summary:

When Ileni lost her magic, she lost everything: her place in society, her purpose in life, and the man she had expected to spend her life with. So when the Elders sent her to be magic tutor to a secret sect of assassins, she went willingly, even though the last two tutors had died under mysterious circumstances.

But beneath the assassins’ caves, Ileni will discover a new place and a new purpose… and a new and dangerous love. She will struggle to keep her lost magic a secret while teaching it to her deadly students, and to find out what happened to the two tutors who preceded her. But what she discovers will change not only her future, but the future of her people, the assassins… and possibly the entire world.

Uninvited by Sophie Jordan

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Pub Date: January 28, 2014

Book Summary:

When Davy Hamilton’s tests come back positive for Homicidal Tendency Syndrome (HTS)-aka the kill gene-she loses everything. Her boyfriend ditches her, her parents are scared of her, and she can forget about her bright future at Juilliard. Davy doesn’t feel any different, but genes don’t lie. One day she will kill someone.

Only Sean, a fellow HTS carrier, can relate to her new life. Davy wants to trust him; maybe he’s not as dangerous as he seems. Or maybe Davy is just as deadly.

Avalon by Mindee Arnett

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Pub Date: January 28, 2014

Book Summary:

Of the various star systems that make up the Confederation, most lie thousands of light-years from First Earth-and out here, no one is free. The agencies that govern the Confederation are as corrupt as the crime bosses who patrol it, and power is held by anyone with enough greed and ruthlessness to claim it. That power is derived from one thing: metatech, the devices that allow people to travel great distances faster than the speed of light.

Jeth Seagrave and his crew of teenage mercenaries have survived in this world by stealing unsecured metatech, and they’re damn good at it. Jeth doesn’t care about the politics or the law; all he cares about is earning enough money to buy back his parents’ ship, Avalon, from his crime-boss employer and getting himself and his sister, Lizzie, the heck out of Dodge. But when Jeth finds himself in possession of information that both the crime bosses and the government are willing to kill for, he is going to have to ask himself how far he’ll go to get the freedom he’s wanted for so long.


34 Responses to “Waiting on Wednesday: Harper Teen Edition”

  1. I’m not sure if I’d like to read Death Sworn or not, but I absolutely can’t wait to read the rest of them. Especially Into the Still Blue, since I adore the series. 🙂
    Thankd for stopping by my WoW! 🙂

  2. Adina

    Great picks Grace. I’m really looking forward to Avalon and Death Sworn.

    Thanks for stopping by My WoW and I’m following you back via Bloglovin 🙂

  3. Did you get this ARCs on Edelweiss too?:) Great picks.
    TRhak you for stopping by my WOW and following. Following you back.:)

    Glass @ Way Too Hot Books

  4. Ohhhh, nice! Some great picks there. I love the sound of AVALON. Mmmm. Going to look that one up right now!

    Thanks for stopping by my WoW! 🙂

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