18 January 2012

Waiting on Wednesday (46)

"Waiting on Wednesday" is a weekly bookish meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine where book bloggers discuss the books that they are most anxiously waiting for! (And this fabulous button was designed by my dear blogger friend Lindsay at The Violet Hour)

This week I'm waiting on...

Incarnate by Jodi Meadows
© 24 January 2012 by Balzer + Bray
Ana is new. For thousands of years in Range, a million souls have been reincarnated over and over, keeping their memories and experiences from previous lifetimes. When Ana was born, another soul vanished, and no one knows why.

Even Ana’s own mother thinks she’s a nosoul, an omen of worse things to come, and has kept her away from society. To escape her seclusion and learn whether she’ll be reincarnated, Ana travels to the city of Heart, but its citizens are suspicious and afraid of what her presence means. When dragons and sylph attack the city, is Ana to blame?

Sam believes Ana’s new soul is good and worthwhile. When he stands up for her, their relationship blooms. But can he love someone who may live only once, and will Ana’s enemies—human and creature alike—let them be together? Ana needs to uncover the mistake that gave her someone else’s life, but will her quest threaten the peace of Heart and destroy the promise of reincarnation for all?

Drowning Instinct by Ilsa J. Bick
© 28 January 2012 by Lerner Publishing Group
There are stories where the girl gets her prince, and they live happily ever after. (This is not one of those stories.)

Jenna Lord's first sixteen years were not exactly a fairytale. Her father is a controlling psycho and her mother is a drunk. She used to count on her older brother—until he shipped off to Afghanistan. And then, of course, there was the time she almost died in a fire.

There are stories where the monster gets the girl, and we all shed tears for his innocent victim. (This is not one of those stories either.)

Mitch Anderson is many things: A dedicated teacher and coach. A caring husband. A man with a certain...magnetism.

And there are stories where it's hard to be sure who's a prince and who's a monster, who is a victim and who should live happily ever after. (These are the most interesting stories of all.)

I've actually already read (AND LOVED) Incarnate...I just can't wait to be able to get my hands on my own copy!  I'm reading Drowning Instinct right now and I truly just LOVE Ilsa Bick's writing.  After reading Ashes, I knew I had to get my hands on more of her work and then this popped up on NetGalley!

Also, I figured I would combine this post with W.W.W. Wednesdays...so here is some more info about my reading for this week! To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…Grab the logo...and post your link at Should Be Reading!

What are you currently reading?

(Currently listening to...)

What did you recently finish reading?

What do you think you’ll read next? 

What are YOU waiting on this week?


kimba88 said...

Love Incarnate too :) Instinct looks good..can't wait for your review. I plan to review Hallowed this week *squeaks* I ordered The Gathering Storm. Great haul. New follower, stop by my blog anytime..found you on twitter through a friend :)

Danny Bookworm said...

I love Isla J Blick... Ashes was one of the best books last year so I will most definitely read Drowning Instinct !! 

Laura @ All of Everything said...

I loved Drowning Instinct! Really powerful book. Wait till you get to the end O_O 
I'm looking forward to reading Incarnate; it sounds so unique and the cover is gorgeous!

Jessi said...

OMG I just got to the end of Drowning Instinct and I'm seriously gasping for breath. Wow.

Incarnate is fab--definitely check it out! :)

Jessi said...

Definitely do, Danny! I just finished it and it's...just wow.  It's a trip.

Molli said...

I cannot WAIT to get my hands on Incarnate.  I've not read a single negative review.  So I will be buying it.  :D

My WoW

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