Jill 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.

Woot!! I am so very excited for this series. I really enjoyed Darynda Jones' adult series and when I learned that she was coming out with a YA series, well I could not be any happier. If only October would get hear faster. Now you know my WoW, what is yours?

10/02/12
DEATH AND THE GIRL NEXT DOOR
Darklight, Book One
by Darynda Jones
ISBN-13: 978-0312625207
St. Martin's Griffin, 320 pages.
Amazon , B&N, Goodreads
Things get turned upside down for sophomore Lorelei MacAlister when the Angel of Death starts high school in her small town. What she doesn’t know is that she has been slated to die. It’s simply her time. And Death has been sent to do the deed. But when he touches her, when he peers into her eyes and reaches into her heart, he realizes she is more than what he was led to believe, and he disobeys his orders. He brings her back from the brink of death when he was supposed to push her into it. Because of this, he gets trapped on this plane. And that’s when all hell breaks loose. Literally.

5 comments on "Waiting on Wednesday: DEATH AND THE GIRL NEXT DOOR by Darynda Jones"

5 comments:

  1. Never heard anything about this book ! It sounds good :).

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  2. Awesome! Can't wait to read this either!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  3. This sounds really good! Just added to my TBR! Thanks! :)
    My W.O.W.

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  4. Absolutely love the look and sound of this book! Can't wait to get my hands on it. The girl on the cover reminds me of Emma Stone and, well, I have a total chick crush on this gal! LOL Great pick, sweetie!

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

Marie Ifmarybooks wrote:
June 13, 2012 at 12:33 AM

Never heard anything about this book ! It sounds good :).


5 comments:

  1. Never heard anything about this book ! It sounds good :).

    ReplyDelete
  2. Awesome! Can't wait to read this either!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

    ReplyDelete
  3. This sounds really good! Just added to my TBR! Thanks! :)
    My W.O.W.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Absolutely love the look and sound of this book! Can't wait to get my hands on it. The girl on the cover reminds me of Emma Stone and, well, I have a total chick crush on this gal! LOL Great pick, sweetie!

    ReplyDelete

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

Jessica@a GREAT read wrote:
June 13, 2012 at 4:25 AM

Awesome! Can't wait to read this either!

Here's my WoW

Have a GREAT day!

Old Follower :)


5 comments:

  1. Never heard anything about this book ! It sounds good :).

    ReplyDelete
  2. Awesome! Can't wait to read this either!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

    ReplyDelete
  3. This sounds really good! Just added to my TBR! Thanks! :)
    My W.O.W.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Absolutely love the look and sound of this book! Can't wait to get my hands on it. The girl on the cover reminds me of Emma Stone and, well, I have a total chick crush on this gal! LOL Great pick, sweetie!

    ReplyDelete

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

Nicole wrote:
June 13, 2012 at 5:42 AM

The summary made me laugh.


5 comments:

  1. Never heard anything about this book ! It sounds good :).

    ReplyDelete
  2. Awesome! Can't wait to read this either!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

    ReplyDelete
  3. This sounds really good! Just added to my TBR! Thanks! :)
    My W.O.W.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Absolutely love the look and sound of this book! Can't wait to get my hands on it. The girl on the cover reminds me of Emma Stone and, well, I have a total chick crush on this gal! LOL Great pick, sweetie!

    ReplyDelete

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

sarabara081 @ Forever 17 Books wrote:
June 13, 2012 at 8:01 AM

This sounds really good! Just added to my TBR! Thanks! :)
My W.O.W.


5 comments:

  1. Never heard anything about this book ! It sounds good :).

    ReplyDelete
  2. Awesome! Can't wait to read this either!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

    ReplyDelete
  3. This sounds really good! Just added to my TBR! Thanks! :)
    My W.O.W.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Absolutely love the look and sound of this book! Can't wait to get my hands on it. The girl on the cover reminds me of Emma Stone and, well, I have a total chick crush on this gal! LOL Great pick, sweetie!

    ReplyDelete

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

Evie wrote:
June 26, 2012 at 9:30 AM

Absolutely love the look and sound of this book! Can't wait to get my hands on it. The girl on the cover reminds me of Emma Stone and, well, I have a total chick crush on this gal! LOL Great pick, sweetie!


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Tuesday, September 27 @7pm

LISA McMANN
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Books Inc. in Palo Alto
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LEIGH BARDUGO

Linden Tree Books in Lost Altos
Sunday, October 2 @ 4pm
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ANNE BISHOP
Hicklebee's in San Jose
Sunday, October 2 @ 7pm

MELISSA DE LA CRUZ

Kepler's hosted event at Redwood Shores Library
Wednesday, October 5 @ 7pm

RICHARD PECK
Hicklebee's in San Jose
Wednesday, October 5 @ 3pm

MICHAEL DI MARTINO in conversation with GENE LUEN YANG
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Monday, October 10 @ 7pm

LitQuake YA Sci-Fi/Fantasy Panel: TIM FLOREEN, PARKER PEEVYHOUSE, TRICIA STIRLING, TRACI CHEE
The Sports Basement in San Francisco
Thursday, October 13 @ 7pm

MARGARET STOHL
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Friday, October 14 time TBA

KRISTEN CAST and P.C. CAST
Borderlands Books in San Francisco
Sunday, October 16 @ 3pm

MARIE LU
Mrs. Dalloway's North Branch of the Berkeley Public Library
Tuesday, October 18 @ 6:30

MATTHEW KIRBY
Hicklebee's in San Jose
Tuesday, October 18 @ 7pm

MARIE LU

Kepler's in Menlo Park
Wednesday, October 19 @ 7pm

JENNIFER NIVEN, BRENNA YAVANOFF, TERESA TOTEN and KATHLEEN GLASGOW
A Great Good Place For Books
Friday, October 21 @ 7pm

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NYMBC event Books Inc. in San Francisco
Saturday, October 22 @ 2pm

JENNIFER NIVEN, BRENNA YAVANOFF, TERESA TOTEN and KATHLEEN GLASGOW

Hicklebees's in San Jose
Saturday, October 21 @ 7pm

NYMBC Presents: KIERSTEN WHITE, ARWEN ELYS DAYTON & JESSICA CLUESS
Books Inc. Laurel Village in San Francisco
Tuesday, October 25 @ 7pm

JAY KRISTOFF, AMIE KAUFMAN, KIERSTEN WHITE, ARWEN ELYS DAYTON & JESSICA CLUESS
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Wednesday, October 26 @ 7pm

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SJ KINCAID Book Launch for THE DIABOLIC

Hicklebee's in San Jose
Tuesday, November 1 @ 7pm

JAY ASHER

Rakestraw in Danville
Wednesday, November 2 @ 7pm

TARA SIM book launch for TIMEKEEPER
Kepler's in Menlo Park
Wednesday, November 2 @ 7pm

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Thursday, November 3 @ 7pm

KRISTEN-PAIGE MADONIA, TAMARA IRELAND STONE
Books Inc. in Palo Alto
Wednesday, November 9 @ 7pm

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Kepler's in Menlo Park
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