Waiting On Wednesday (Feb-1)

This will not be a usual occurrence, therefore here are some of the books I anticipate most for 2011!  Some of these books are already out, but I have to wait until I can either afford to buy them or the library gets them in.

XVI
By Julia Karr
Genre Dystopian
Publisher Penguin
Available January 11th, 2011
Nina dreads her sixteenth birthday. It is when she’ll be branded with “XVI” and is proclaimed available to be preyed upon by men. Before her birthday arrives, Nina’s mother is murdered and tells Nina a very important secret…

Across the Universe
By Beth Revis
Genre Science-Fiction
Publisher Penguin
Available January 11th, 2011
Amy is frozen cargo aboard a spaceship, Godspeed, heading for a new planet three hundred years in the future.  But fifty years too soon, Amy awakes not due to a computer malfunction, but attempted murder. If Amy doesn’t find out the truth about the Godspeed then her family will be next to die, and, unfortunately, Amy is in love with her lead suspect…

Timeless
By Alexandra Monir
Genre Paranormal
Publisher Random House
Available January 11th, 2011
Michele is forced to move across the country to live with grandparents she’s never met after a tragedy strikes.  In the huge, old mansion she finds a diary that sends her back into the past of 1910, and there she falls in love with a man she has seen before only in her dreams. As Michele struggles to balance her contemporary life with her trips into the past, she also has to race against time to save not only her own life, but her heart.

Delirium
By Lauren Oliver
Genre Dystopian
Publisher HarperCollins
Available February 1st, 2011
People used to think love was a good thing, but now scientists have found the cure to “deliria” and, by law, everyone who turns eighteen must undergo the surgery.  Lena had always looked forward to the day… that is, until she fell in love with only three months to go.

Angelfire
By Courtney Allison Moulton
Genre Supernatural
Publisher HarperCollins
Available Feb 15th
Horrifying nightmares and vague memories of evil beings attacking her have haunted Ellie for a long time. When Ellie turns seventeen, her powers awaken and Ellie finds herself on the frontlines of a war between archangels and the Fallen.  Ellie begins to hunt the reapers who are after human souls and starts to uncover the secrets of her past lives…

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Author: JaimeKristal

JaimeKristal is a freelance editor and writer. She started her book review blog "Tales of a Booklover" for the enjoyment of sharing her love of reading.

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