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.

I love reading about Fairy's/Fae/Fairies and all that is part of fairyland. So, this book definately got my interest. Plus, the cover is wicked awesome.

GLIMMERGLASS by Jenna Black
May 25, 2010
Dana Hathaway doesn’t know it yet, but she’s in big trouble. When her alcoholic mom shows up at her voice recital drunk, Dana decides she’s had it with being her mother’s keeper, so she packs her bags and heads to stay with her mysterious father in Avalon: the only place on Earth where the regular, everyday world and the magical world of Faerie intersect. But from the moment Dana sets foot in Avalon, everything goes wrong, for it turns out she isn't just an ordinary teenage girl—she's a Faeriewalker, a rare individual who can travel between both worlds, and who can bring magic into the human world and technology into Faerie.

Soon, she finds herself tangled up in a cutthroat game of Fae politics. Someone's trying to kill her, and everyone wants something from her, even her newfound friends and family. Suddenly, life with her alcoholic mom doesn't sound half bad, and Dana would do anything to escape Avalon and get back home. Too bad both her friends and her enemies alike are determined not to let her go . .
That is my WOW for this week, what is yours?

3 comments on "Waiting On Wednesday: Glimmerglass by Jenna Black"

3 comments:

  1. I'm looking forward to this one so much! We haven't had very many Faery books lately; I'm having withdrawl symptoms!

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  2. This looks good!! I've saw this so many times on goodreads and I can't wait to read it, not too sure about the cover though :-)

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  3. Awesome pick, this one looks soo good and the cover is stunning!

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

So Many Books, So Little Time wrote:
January 20, 2010 at 2:32 AM

I'm looking forward to this one so much! We haven't had very many Faery books lately; I'm having withdrawl symptoms!


3 comments:

  1. I'm looking forward to this one so much! We haven't had very many Faery books lately; I'm having withdrawl symptoms!

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  2. This looks good!! I've saw this so many times on goodreads and I can't wait to read it, not too sure about the cover though :-)

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  3. Awesome pick, this one looks soo good and the cover is stunning!

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

LovesSam wrote:
January 20, 2010 at 4:39 AM

This looks good!! I've saw this so many times on goodreads and I can't wait to read it, not too sure about the cover though :-)


3 comments:

  1. I'm looking forward to this one so much! We haven't had very many Faery books lately; I'm having withdrawl symptoms!

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  2. This looks good!! I've saw this so many times on goodreads and I can't wait to read it, not too sure about the cover though :-)

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  3. Awesome pick, this one looks soo good and the cover is stunning!

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

Book Crazy Jenn wrote:
January 20, 2010 at 5:50 AM

Awesome pick, this one looks soo good and the cover is stunning!


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