"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted at Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.
This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:
Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo
Summary from Amazon
SHADOW AND BONE. SIEGE AND STORM. Now Alina's story reaches its incredible conclusion in RUIN AND RISING. The capital has fallen. The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne. Alina will have to forge new alliances and put aside old rivalries as she and Mal race to find the last of Morozova's amplifiers. But as Alina begins to unravel the Darkling's secrets, she reveals a past that will forever alter her understanding of the bond they share and the power she wields. The firebird is the one thing that stands between Ravka and destruction - but claiming it could cost Alina the very future she is fighting for. Glorious. Epic. Irresistible. Romance.
Paperback: 368 pages
Publisher: Indigo (19 Jun 2014)
Why this Book?
Are you kidding me? This is going to be the book of all books! I am ever so excited for this conclusion. Bardugo is a first-class writer who's beautifully crafted world is both dark and very alluring. If I could only pick one book for the rest of the year it would be this one. Eeekkk...not long now!
What are you 'Waiting On'?