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Wednesday, 25 May 2016

Waiting on Wednesday: Heartless

Waiting on Wednesday is held weekly by Breaking the Spine. This event spotlights upcoming releases bloggers are excited about. So without further ado here is my pick.

Book: Heartless by Marissa Meyer

Release Date: November 8, 2016

Summary from Amazon: Long before she was the terror of Wonderland—the infamous Queen of Hearts—she was just a girl who wanted to fall in love.

Long before she was the terror of Wonderland, she was just a girl who wanted to fall in love. Catherine may be one of the most desired girls in Wonderland, and a favorite of the unmarried King of Hearts, but her interests lie elsewhere. A talented baker, all she wants is to open a shop with her best friend. But according to her mother, such a goal is unthinkable for the young woman who could be the next queen.
Then Cath meets Jest, the handsome and mysterious court joker. For the first time, she feels the pull of true attraction. At the risk of offending the king and infuriating her parents, she and Jest enter into an intense, secret courtship. Cath is determined to define her own destiny and fall in love on her terms. But in a land thriving with magic, madness, and monsters, fate has other plans.
In her first stand-alone teen novel, the New York Times-bestselling author dazzles us with a prequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

Purchase: Amazon

After reading Fairest I knew Marissa could do a story no wrong. With the completion of one series she has already moved unto another fairytale retelling. This time with Queen of Hearts from Alice in Wonderland. I just can't wait to get my hands on this book!

So that's my Wow this week. Thanks for stopping and if you have a Wow, share it in the comments.


  1. That's an interesting view of the story. Reminds me of Maleficent.

  2. Sounds like an interesting book. Thanks so much for spotlighting it today!

    Happy Reading! <a href="”>Dani @ Paulette’s Papers</a>

  3. Eeep! I'm interested in this book as well! It has a great cover, and I do enjoy the Alice in Wonderland world/retellings. I hope you enjoy this book when you get a chance to read it!

    Have a lovely week. =)

    Check out my WoW post!

  4. For some reason I've always loved the colors black and red together! Congrats to Marissa.

  5. Sounds interesting. Seems to be a revival of the Alice story with the new movie.

    Arlee Bird
    Tossing It Out

  6. Sounds exciting. I'm sure you'll enjoy it.

  7. The book sounds fantastic... might have to go and check it out. Thanks for sharing something new with me:)


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