Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases we are eagerly anticipating.

Book: Monument 14
Author: Emmy Laybourne
Release Date: June 5

Goodreads Summary
Fourteen kids. One superstore. A million things that go wrong.

A huge store isn’t the worst place to be stranded. There’s food and water, bedding and books. But what if it’s not safe to leave? Emmy Laybourne had us from the get-go with her utterly fresh and fast-paced debut.

Six high school kids (some popular, some not), two eighth graders (one a tech genius), and six little kids are trapped together in a chain superstore. Together they build a refuge for themselves inside, while outside, a series of escalating disasters, beginning with a monster hailstorm and ending with a chemical weapon spill, seems to be tearing the world—as they know it—apart.

What are you waiting on this Wednesday?


  1. I love the synopsis! Thanks for sharing.

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  2. LOVE the cover on this book! I just added it to my wishlist. Happy reading :)

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  3. Monument 14 sounds like No Safety In Numbers, the book I featured as my WoW pick last week. And that cover is gorgeous! So excited for this book as well. Great pick :)

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  4. This sounds good. Thanks for the introduction to something new.

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  5. This sounds really good. Can't wait to read it. Great pick!
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  6. Great pick! I'm excited for this as well! It sounds really good! :)

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  7. Wow, I haven't heard of this one before but it sounds amazing! Adding it to my list. Thank you for sharing!

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  8. Oh, yes! This one sounds awesome! The cover is verrrry enticing. Can't wait!

    Hafsah @ IceyBooks