Waiting on Wednesday #19

Wednesday, 20 June 2012.

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating. 

Taken (Taken, #1)
Taken (Taken #1)
by Erin Bowman
Expected Publication: 16th April 2013

By: Harper Teen

There are no men in Claysoot. There are boys—but every one of them vanishes at midnight on his eighteenth birthday. The ground shakes, the wind howls, a blinding light descends...and he’s gone.

They call it the Heist.

Gray Weathersby’s eighteenth birthday is mere months away, and he’s prepared to meet his fate–until he finds a strange note from his mother and starts to question everything he’s been raised to accept: the Council leaders and their obvious secrets. The Heist itself. And what lies beyond the Wall that surrounds Claysoot–a structure that no one can cross and survive.

Climbing the Wall is suicide, but what comes after the Heist could be worse. Should he sit back and wait to be taken–or risk everything on the hope of the other side?

Add it to your TBR on Goodreads

A world without men, doesn't that sound awesome? LOL just kidding. I really want to know what's over that wall. I'm also liking this cover. What do you think?

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Sam @ Realm of Fiction said...

Ha! It doesn't sound bad. ;) LOL I'm really excited for this book too! The cover is just plain gorgeous.

rogier said...

this cover is freaking epic
can;t wait 4 next year

Jennifer said...

I love the mystery in this one. Reminds me of Gone. SO curious about where these boys go and for what they are used for?! And the women must be all cougars if there are no boys over 18?!?!?! LOL

Neyra Rosas said...

Depends how you look at it Suzanne >.< Lmao!! I'm definitely adding to my tbr cause I love the cover and the concept is awesome. What's behind it? ooooh! Lol

My wow

Grace Fonseca said...

Been seeing this one a lot lately this week, but it does sound awesome.


Diana said...

Sounds very interesting! Great pick. Thanks for sharing!

Diana @ BookVenturers

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Jessie Marie said...

This one sounds great... but very familiar. Kinda like The Knife of Never Letting Go, no? But I'm definitely intrigued and that cover is awesome! Great pick. ;)

Jessie Marie
Here's my WoW. : )

Kari Po-Ku Reads said...

I'm excited to read this one and I love the cover of this book. Great pick! :D

My WoW

Nicola said...

Ooh I want to read this. It does remind me of a bunch of other books (lots of books with an abundance of young characters and a shortage of adults) but I'm so intrigued by the description. I want to know what's behind the damn wall!

Shortskie said...

Great choice, this seems to be a popular pick this week!

Shortskie's WoW

Maja (The Nocturnal Library) said...

Man, how did I not notice this before? I don't think I'd ever seen it, and it sounds absolutely wonderful! Great pick!

Lizzy (Cornucopia of Reviews) said...

I've seen this one popping up lately, and it sounds awesome! Great pick :)

Jenna (MTG Reviews) said...

YES! I saw the cover reveal for this earlier this week! WHAT a cover! What a sweet sounding synopsis! I am SO for this book come 2013!! Thanks for sharing!! :)

Thanks for stopping by my WOW!

Heidi@Rainy Day Ramblings said...

Cool cover...and no a world without men would be lame and boring.No drooling hotness...Sounds interesting what is over the wall and where do the boys go?

Jennifer @ Dream Reads said...

*High five* for having impeccable taste because this was my pick as well, haha :)

And lol @ "a world without men, doesn't that sound awesome" :D

Thanks for stopping by my post and awesome pick ;)

Jennifer @ Dream Reads

Emily @ Falling for YA said...

This looks like a great pick! I haven't seen it before but that premise and cover look awesome =D

rebecca edney said...

Wow! I totally want to know what the heck is going on with all the men. Great pick!

Pam said...

A world without men???? lol. Sounds like a good book though.

pulp7 said...

A world without men???? lol. Sounds like a good book though.

Kimberly Keating said...

Yup, a lot of people seem to be anticipating that one. Thanks for sharing! And thank you for visiting my blog! :)

Vanya D. @ YA Story Teller said...

I saw this one several times yesterday, and added it to my TBR. It just sounds so awesome :)

Thanks for stopping by my WOW!

Vanya D. @ YA Story Teller

Miss Vains Paranormal Fantasy said...

Ummmmmm Suzanne ;) A world without men sounds awful!! Lmao. Who can I flirt with and swoon over if they're all gone?! Hehe . This book sounds pretty cool actually! I'm adding it to my Tbr list!! Thanks for visiting and have a wonderful week girlie ;)

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