Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Waiting On Wednesday (37) + New Covers!

Time for the"Waiting On Wednesday" weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine.

Waiting on Wednesday spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating!

This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:

First Day on Earth by Cecil Castellucci

To be Published: November 1st 2011 by Scholastic Press

A startling, wonderful novel about the true meaning of being an alien in an equally alien world.

"We are specks. Pieces of dust in this universe. Big nothings.

"I know what I am."

Mal lives on the fringes of high school. Angry. Misunderstood. Yet loving the world -- or, at least, an idea of the world.

Then he meets Hooper. Who says he's from another planet. And may be going home very soon.

I think this contemporary fiction with a twist of sci-fi sounds intriguing.  Also I really like the cover.  I am definitely going to have check it out when it releases in November!

What book are YOU waiting on?

On a side note... have you seen these awesome recently released covers?


Lah @ Lazy Girl Reads said...

First Day on Earth sounds pretty awesome. I'd like to add that to my Waiting On Wednesday for next week. I love that cover and the premise!

Lah @ LazyGirl Reads

I Read Banned Books said...

Ohhhh, new to me! I have read Cecil's other books so thank you for this!


Book Sake said...

New to me and it sounds really good!

Our WOW pick is at BookSake.

Jen said...

I haven't heard of this book before. Looks good. I love the Wings of the Wicked cover!

My WoW!

Celesta said...

Ooh, good choice. I haven't heard of that one before. Thanks for sharing the new covers! They all look soo good!

Here’s my WOW!

quirky girls said...

Ooh, Goddess Interrupted looks awesome (judging solely by the cover, of course).

Rubita said...

First Day on Earth sounds like an interesting twist on the whole feeling out of place in high school thing. I'll keep an eye out for it. Thanks for the heads up.

Cecilia said...

I love the covers of all of them!


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