Saturday, 21 May 2011

On My Wishlist (#28)



On My Wishlist is a fun weekly event hosted by Book Chick City and runs every Saturday.

I'm going to be adding three or more books that I have found and I desperately want but haven't actually bought yet. They could even be old, new or forthcoming novels.

This week we have some books that I found on Goodreads, Amazon and other places.

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I can't wait to buy thing book it sounds awesome!!!



Delirium
Lauren Oliver
Goodreads

Goodreads summary:

Before scientists found the cure, people thought love was a good thing. They didn’t understand that once love -- the deliria -- blooms in your blood, there is no escaping its hold. Things are different now. Scientists are able to eradicate love, and the governments demands that all citizens receive the cure upon turning eighteen. Lena Holoway has always looked forward to the day when she’ll be cured. A life without love is a life without pain: safe, measured, predictable, and happy.

But with ninety-five days left until her treatment, Lena does the unthinkable: She falls in love.

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This sounds amazing!!!



Vanish
Sophie Jordan
Goodreads

Goodreads summary:

To save the life of the boy she loves, Jacinda did the unthinkable: She betrayed the most closely-guarded secret of her kind. Now she must return to the protection of her pride knowing she might never see Will again—and worse, that because his mind has been shaded, Will’s memories of that fateful night and why she had to flee are gone.

Back home, Jacinda is greeted with hostility and must work to prove her loyalty for both her sake and her family’s. Among the few who will even talk to her are Cassian, the pride’s heir apparent who has always wanted her, and her sister, Tamra, who has been forever changed by a twist of fate. Jacinda knows that she should forget Will and move on—that if he managed to remember and keep his promise to find her, it would only endanger them both. Yet she clings to the hope that someday they will be together again. When the chance arrives to follow her heart, will she risk everything for love?

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This looks so cool! I can't wait to get my hands on a copy!!



Steel
Carrie Vaughn
Goodreads

Goodreads summary:

Sixteen-year-old Jill has fought in dozens of fencing tournaments, but she has never held a sharpened blade. When she finds a corroded sword piece on a Caribbean beach, she is instantly intrigued and pockets it as her own personal treasure.

The broken tip holds secrets, though, and it transports Jill through time to the deck of a pirate ship. Stranded in the past and surrounded by strangers, she is forced to sign on as crew. But a pirate's life is bloody and brief, and as Jill learns about the dark magic that brought her there, she forms a desperate scheme to get home—one that risks everything in a duel to the death with a villainous pirate captain.

5 comments:

  1. Awesome picks. Well Vanish should be good. Firelight was just amazing. Come see my wishlist. new follower by the way.

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  2. I want to read Steel as well. Carrie Vaughn is one of my favorite authors and I'll read anything that she writes :) Hope you get the chance to enjoy all of these soon!

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  3. Great choices! Delirium was good, Steel is already somewhere on my TBR stack, and Vanish is on my wishlist too.

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  4. Delerium is on my list too. This week I actually crossed more wishes off my list than I added. Come see what I've read.

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