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 comes from a writer whose adult paranormal books I have enjoyed in the best. She will debut her first YA paranormal novel in 2010 with SHADE.

SHADE by Geri Smith-Ready


  • Reading level: Ages 9-12
  • Hardcover: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Simon Pulse (May 18, 2010)


  • When her boyfriend dies a most untimely death, Aura--who can see ghosts--is forced to reconsider her relationship with the living and dead in SHADE.


    I wish I had more to share about this novel, but that is all I have for now.


    4 comments on "Waiting on Wednesday: SHADE by Jeri Smith-Ready"

    4 comments:

    1. is that the final cover? At any rate, I like it and I really can't wait for the final version of this to come out either. I love Jeri's books, and I need to finish up the rest that I have yet to read! lol She's great though.

      Oh, be sure to follow the Leave a Mark...Jeri will be by soon.
      www.leaveamarkauctions.blogspot.com

      -Lauren

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    2. I know! can't wait 4 this one! it looks awesome :D

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    3. Oh wow that sounds really good even though there isn't a whole lot of info about it. And who wouldn't love that cover? Great WoW pick!

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

    Shooting Stars Mag wrote:
    October 28, 2009 at 9:42 AM

    is that the final cover? At any rate, I like it and I really can't wait for the final version of this to come out either. I love Jeri's books, and I need to finish up the rest that I have yet to read! lol She's great though.

    Oh, be sure to follow the Leave a Mark...Jeri will be by soon.
    www.leaveamarkauctions.blogspot.com

    -Lauren


    4 comments:

    1. is that the final cover? At any rate, I like it and I really can't wait for the final version of this to come out either. I love Jeri's books, and I need to finish up the rest that I have yet to read! lol She's great though.

      Oh, be sure to follow the Leave a Mark...Jeri will be by soon.
      www.leaveamarkauctions.blogspot.com

      -Lauren

      ReplyDelete
    2. I know! can't wait 4 this one! it looks awesome :D

      ReplyDelete
    3. Oh wow that sounds really good even though there isn't a whole lot of info about it. And who wouldn't love that cover? Great WoW pick!

      ReplyDelete

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

    ~THE OPTIMISTIC PESSIMIST ~ wrote:
    October 28, 2009 at 4:20 PM

    Beautimus!~ I likie


    4 comments:

    1. is that the final cover? At any rate, I like it and I really can't wait for the final version of this to come out either. I love Jeri's books, and I need to finish up the rest that I have yet to read! lol She's great though.

      Oh, be sure to follow the Leave a Mark...Jeri will be by soon.
      www.leaveamarkauctions.blogspot.com

      -Lauren

      ReplyDelete
    2. I know! can't wait 4 this one! it looks awesome :D

      ReplyDelete
    3. Oh wow that sounds really good even though there isn't a whole lot of info about it. And who wouldn't love that cover? Great WoW pick!

      ReplyDelete

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

    Faye wrote:
    October 28, 2009 at 8:26 PM

    I know! can't wait 4 this one! it looks awesome :D


    4 comments:

    1. is that the final cover? At any rate, I like it and I really can't wait for the final version of this to come out either. I love Jeri's books, and I need to finish up the rest that I have yet to read! lol She's great though.

      Oh, be sure to follow the Leave a Mark...Jeri will be by soon.
      www.leaveamarkauctions.blogspot.com

      -Lauren

      ReplyDelete
    2. I know! can't wait 4 this one! it looks awesome :D

      ReplyDelete
    3. Oh wow that sounds really good even though there isn't a whole lot of info about it. And who wouldn't love that cover? Great WoW pick!

      ReplyDelete

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

    katie wrote:
    October 28, 2009 at 9:54 PM

    Oh wow that sounds really good even though there isn't a whole lot of info about it. And who wouldn't love that cover? Great WoW pick!


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