May 9, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine
Something Strange and Deadly by Susan Dennard
Release Date ~ 7/24/12
Publisher ~ Harper Teen
The years is 1876, and there’s something strange and deadly loose in Philadelphia…
Eleanor Fitt has a lot to worry about. Her brother has gone missing, her family has fallen on hard times, and her mother is determined to marry her off to any rich young man who walks by. But this is nothing compared to what she’s just read in the newspaper—
The Dead are rising in Philadelphia.
And then, in a frightening attack, a zombie delivers a letter to Eleanor…from her brother.
Whoever is controlling the Dead army has taken her brother as well. If Eleanor is going to find him, she’ll have to venture into the lab of the notorious Spirit-Hunters, who protect the city from supernatural forces. But as Eleanor spends more time with the Spirit-Hunters, including their maddeningly stubborn yet handsome inventor, Daniel, the situation becomes dire. And now, not only is her reputation on the line, but her very life may hang in the balance.

Something Strange and Deadly sounds amazing! I love historical fantasies, and ones about zombies are the best! Plus anything set in the Victorian time period is always a win! PLUS, Look at this cover! I know every paranormal books seems to have a dress on the cover, but this one just look awesome! Is she tied to the tree? I do not know but hope to find out!

22 comments:

  1. I love zombies!!! I'm very excited about this one as well.
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  2. A great WoW pick! I love this books cover..

    My WoW, http://obsessionwithbooks.blogspot.com.au/2012/05/waiting-on-wednesday-9th-may.html

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  3. Historial and zombies? Oh but yes, I will be getting this one!

    Nikki @ Books Most Wanted

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  4. It's available on Edelweiss did you know? I'm waiting on this too :)

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    Krazyyme @ Young Readers

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  5. That cover is so beautiful, and I would totally wear that dress! And it sounds so good...and besides, I don't read nearly enough zombie books.
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  6. Sounds lovely! Hope you enjoy reading this when it comes out :)

    Here is my WoW post. Check it out? ;)

    -Maxine @ Teenage Fiction

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  7. When you can find a historical fiction (maybe a stretch) and add zombies, you've got a winner! Great selection. My WoW

    @TCAbn The Motley Chronicles

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  8. Eeeeppp!!! Zombies! SO adding this to my TBR pile. Awesome pick! :D

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  9. Really great cover and pick. Here's my Wow
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  10. I love zombies and historical fiction, as well, and can't wait to get to this one! Luckily, it's already sitting on my shelf waiting for ME. :D

    Here’s my WoW post. Happy Wednesday! :D

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  11. I want to read this so badly! The cover is awesome and the premise sounds epic!

    Jennifer @ Feminist Fairy Tale Reviews
    http://feministfairytalereviews.blogspot.com/2012/05/waiting-on-wednesday-16-blood-seduction.html

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  12. I love the cover! And the fact that it's in the Victorian period with zombies :D

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  13. Great choice for this week. It does sound interesting and I will have to check it out!

    Thanks for sharing,
    Dani
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  14. This books sounds amazing. I have to say that I love the cover. Great pick!
    Em

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  15. this one sounds really cool! nice pick :)

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  16. Like what I see. Like what I read. Straight to my TBR list!

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    Valery •The Book Of Owl's Im a new blogger so please feel free of leaving any advice or recommendation!

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  17. Awesome! I'm not a fan of zombies, so I think I'll have to pass on this one, but I hope you love it! The cover is fabulous. <3

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  18. This book is very interesting. I've entered a giveaway for this novel on another site. I hope more than ever that I win.

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  19. This looks awesome. I like the cover. Nice and dark!

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  20. This one looks like a LOT of fun. And hey- Victorian and zombies are two of my favorite things. :D

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