Jill over at Breaking the Spine started this and I believe that it's awesome" This blog post is to alert those that visit about "the" book that we cannot wait to get our hands on. I have decided to participate because I have a list that can go on forever and ever and it is interesting to see what else others are "waiting" for also.

This week's choice is soooo far away, but on my brain since I read the synopsis. I enjoyed Fairy Tale and cannot wait to read this new endevor by Cyn. July 2010 is too too far away.




Sleepless (Delacorte, July 13, 2010)

Eron De Marchelle isn’t supposed to feel a connection. He is a Sandman, a supernatural being whose purpose is to seduce human charges to sleep. While he can communicate with his charges in their dreams, he isn’t encouraged to–after all, getting too involved in one human’s life would prevent him helping his other charges get their needed rest.

But he can’t deny that he feels something for Julia.

Julia, with her fiery red hair and her sad dreams. Just weeks ago, her boyfriend died in a car accident, and Eron can tell that she feels more alone than ever. Eron was human once too, many years ago, and he remembers how it felt to lose the one he loved. Eron has always felt protective of Julia . . . but now, when she seems to need him more than ever, he can’t seem to reach her . . .

Sandmen are forbidden from communicating with humans outside their dreams. But will Eron be willing to risk everything for a chance to be with the person he loves?

4 comments on "Waiting on Wednesday: SLEEPLESS by Cyn Balog"

4 comments:

  1. I love the cover and premise sounds awesome! Definitely going on my list, along with Fairy Tale! :)

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  2. I love the idea of a Sandman story, def new to me!

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  3. Very interesting! I'm interested in what Sandmen are like in this book.

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  4. What a gorgeous cover. Pink peonies are my favorite flowers!!!!! The story sounds amazing, too. On my wish list, it goes.

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We would love to see what you have to say :)

Wendy wrote:
August 26, 2009 at 3:18 AM

I love the cover and premise sounds awesome! Definitely going on my list, along with Fairy Tale! :)


4 comments:

  1. I love the cover and premise sounds awesome! Definitely going on my list, along with Fairy Tale! :)

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  2. I love the idea of a Sandman story, def new to me!

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  3. Very interesting! I'm interested in what Sandmen are like in this book.

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  4. What a gorgeous cover. Pink peonies are my favorite flowers!!!!! The story sounds amazing, too. On my wish list, it goes.

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We would love to see what you have to say :)

rebrebs wrote:
August 26, 2009 at 8:38 AM

I love the idea of a Sandman story, def new to me!


4 comments:

  1. I love the cover and premise sounds awesome! Definitely going on my list, along with Fairy Tale! :)

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  2. I love the idea of a Sandman story, def new to me!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Very interesting! I'm interested in what Sandmen are like in this book.

    ReplyDelete
  4. What a gorgeous cover. Pink peonies are my favorite flowers!!!!! The story sounds amazing, too. On my wish list, it goes.

    ReplyDelete

We would love to see what you have to say :)

Jazz wrote:
August 26, 2009 at 11:30 AM

Very interesting! I'm interested in what Sandmen are like in this book.


4 comments:

  1. I love the cover and premise sounds awesome! Definitely going on my list, along with Fairy Tale! :)

    ReplyDelete
  2. I love the idea of a Sandman story, def new to me!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Very interesting! I'm interested in what Sandmen are like in this book.

    ReplyDelete
  4. What a gorgeous cover. Pink peonies are my favorite flowers!!!!! The story sounds amazing, too. On my wish list, it goes.

    ReplyDelete

We would love to see what you have to say :)

Christine wrote:
August 26, 2009 at 8:01 PM

What a gorgeous cover. Pink peonies are my favorite flowers!!!!! The story sounds amazing, too. On my wish list, it goes.


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