Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Waiting on Wednesday #33

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event splotlighting upcoming releases that we readers are eagerly anticipating and is hosted by Breaking the Spine.


Snow Like Ashes
by Sara Raasch
Publication Date: October 14, 2014

From Goodreads:

A heartbroken girl. A fierce warrior. A hero in the making.

Sixteen years ago the Kingdom of Winter was conquered and its citizens enslaved, leaving them without magic or a monarch. Now, the Winterians’ only hope for freedom is the eight survivors who managed to escape, and who have been waiting for the opportunity to steal back Winter’s magic and rebuild the kingdom ever since.

Orphaned as an infant during Winter’s defeat, Meira has lived her whole life as a refugee, raised by the Winterians’ general, Sir. Training to be a warrior—and desperately in love with her best friend, and future king, Mather — she would do anything to help her kingdom rise to power again.

So when scouts discover the location of the ancient locket that can restore Winter’s magic, Meira decides to go after it herself. Finally, she’s scaling towers, fighting enemy soldiers, and serving her kingdom just as she’s always dreamed she would. But the mission doesn’t go as planned, and Meira soon finds herself thrust into a world of evil magic and dangerous politics – and ultimately comes to realize that her destiny is not, never has been, her own.

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4 comments:

  1. This book is so freaking awesome! It's my favorite book of the year so far and I'm hoping everyone else will see how brilliant it is as well. :)
    Great pick!

    Nick - My WoW

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  2. I am so excited that there's less than 1 week left until this book comes out!! I honestly don't think I could wait any longer.

    Here's My WoW.

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  3. OMG. OMG. I've featured this on my WOW 2 weeks ago I think. I'm so excited for this book too!

    Here's mine:
    Waiting on Wednesday: A Thousand Pieces of You (Firebird #1)

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