Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday (8) and W.W.W. Wednesday (7)

Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly post by Jill at Breaking the Spine to spotlight upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

This week is my eighth time involved in this meme. And this week I've chosen Still Waters by Emma Carlson Berne. This is another novel that I'm really excited to read. To be redundant, I have really really high hopes for this one. I've heard great things about it, and hope it lives up to the hype.


And here's the synopsis from Goodreads:
Hannah can't wait to sneak off for a romantic weekend with her boyfriend, Colin. He’s leaving for college soon, and Hannah wants their trip to the lake house to be one they’ll never forget.

But once Hannah and Colin get there, things start to seem a bit...off. They can't find the town on any map. The house they are staying in looks as if someone's
been living there, even though it's been deserted for years.

And Colin doesn’t seem quite himself. As he grows more unstable, Hannah worries about Colin’s dark side, and her own safety.

Nothing is as perfect as it seems, and what lies beneath may haunt her forever.


This sounds really intense. I've been wanting to read this one for months, so I'm really excited that the release date is only 6 days away! I can hopefully make it that long.

What book are you guys anxiously awaiting for? Anybody else dying for this book to come out? As always feel free to leave your Waiting on Wednesday link below.


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And now here's my W.W.W. Wednesday post. This meme is hosted by MizB of Should be Reading.

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…
• What are you currently reading?
• What did you recently finish reading?
• What do you think you’ll read next?

What am I currently reading?

I'm finally reading Betrayals in the Strange Angels series by Lily St. Crow. I read the first one in this series forever ago, and finally got to start reading the sequel. Thankfully, after reading the first few pages, I remembered what happened in the first book. Interesting so far, but I haven't made that much progress yet. 




What did I recently finish reading?

I currently finished rereading Danger in the Shadows and the Negotiator by Dee Henderson. After rereading Irene Hannon's novels it seemed like the logical decision. I'm forcing myself to finish at least a few new books, before continuing to read the rest in the series. Yes, I know I have an addiction to these novels. I've read them at least ten times, but they are so good. Romantic  Christian suspense, what's not to love? If you know me, you know this is my guilty pleasure in life. So glad these novels exist.



What do I think I'll read next?

Hopefully the Tempest by Julie Cross. I should be getting it in the mail any day now. I love love love the premise of this novel. It looks really good and I can't wait to get my hands on it. I'm getting as part of the DAC tours that are set up by Kirsti from The Story Siren through Tara and Lisa. I've been wanting to read this one for months and I'm the first on the blog tour. I'm really psyched about this one.






What are you currently reading? Please feel free to leave your link in the comments.

Love,
Danica Page

22 comments:

  1. This is my first seeing this book. I Love the cover of Still Waters! I like the sounds of the book. It sounds haunting! Great choice! Thank you for featuring it!

    Sam
    Books For All Seasons

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  2. Lucky you having Tempest on its way to you! I love anything to do with time travel so this should be good!

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  3. @Samual, the cover is pretty spectacular, I'll agree with you on that one. Thanks for leaving your link.

    @Manda, I know I think I'm pretty lucky that this one is on its way. Time travel novels are great. My fascination with them started with Magic Treehouse...so a long long time ago.

    @Creations by Laurel-Rain Snow, yes does sound eerie and tempting. Thanks for commenting and leaving your link!

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  4. Tempest looks awesome! I hope you like it :)

    Here's mine:
    http://carabosseslibrary.blogspot.com/2011/12/www-wednesdays.html

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  5. I think I had that one for my WoW a while back because not only does the story sound intriguing but the cover is really pretty too! Great pick :)

    Here's my WoW!

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  6. At first, the cover of Still Waters caught my eye and then I read the synposis! Eek, I am such a coward when it comes to these things but "intense" sounds like a really good word to describe. I want to read the book to see what happens to Hannah, ack! At least the release date is super soon. :)

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  7. Still Waters is so creeptastic-sounding. I'm anxious to see what's inside. Plus, the cover is beautiful!

    Have an amazing reading week!

    - Asher (from Paranormal Indulgence)

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  8. Ohh, Still Waters seems like an awesome book :D Great pick :)
    Thank you for commenting on my WoW. <3 And you must read Across the Universe! :D
    Love, Carina

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  9. Still Waters sounds quite scary. Awesome for those who can handle scary, not me >,<
    Thanks for stopping by!

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  10. Wow, Still Waters sounds great!! Thanks for stopping by my site and checking out mine :)

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  11. I haven't heard of this book but I love it's cover and premise. Another book to add to my growing TBR list. Great pick :) Can't wait to start my copy of Tempest too!

    Jaskirat~SeeitORreadit
    International 300 Follower Giveaway

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  12. Still Waters sounds creepy and interesting. Thanks for stopping by. Happy Reading!

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  13. Great pick! I hope Still Waters will be good, too! Happy reading & have a great week!

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  14. oh I'm actually starting Still Waters tonight! How weird! I've heard mixed things about it so far so I hope it's good.

    Giselle
    Xpresso Reads

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  15. Hey Danica, Thanks for stopping by today, I'm excited about Still Waters too. i'm actually hosting a giveaway right now and it's one of the books you can choose from come check it out if you want, new follower ;)

    Tristan @ reads With wreckless Abandon

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  16. @Librarysnake, I know I'm pretty excited to read it!

    @Jessica, yes the synopsis sounds intriguing and the cover is beautiful. Thanks for stopping by and leaving your link.

    @Elena, you expressed exactly. how I feel about this book.

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  17. @ A.Knight, thanks for commenting. I know it does sound creepy.

    @Carina, it's on my list. Across the Universe does sound incredible. Thanks for stopping by.

    @Amy, I can't ususally handle scaring, but this one just sounded so good that I had to read it anyway.

    @Coleen, you are welcome and thanks for stopping by.

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  18. @Jaskirat, I'm glad I could introduce you to a new book. And have fun reading Tempest. Thanks for stopping by and leaving your link.

    @Srivalli, thanks for commenting. Yes creepy and interesting seems like an appropriate way to describe this one.

    @Alexsandra, thanks for stopping by and commenting.

    @Giselle, now that I just got back on Goodreads you're right, it has been getting mixed reviews. I still hope it's good. :)

    @Tristan, you are most wlecome. Thanks for the follow. And I'll definitely check out your giveaway.

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  19. Still Waters looks creeepy!! Anyways, Tempest is an interesting read.I was hooked but... well you'll have to read it and see that there were some problems in it!

    Thanks for visiting :)

    Krazyyme @ Young Readers

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  20. Thanks for stopping by! Your selections look great - especially Tempest. I am going to have to check it out to see what you are so excited about.

    Great blog too - I am a new follower. :^)

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  21. @Krazzyme, I'm sad to hear that there are problems with Tempest. That is a bummer. I hate when books have great premises and then are a let down.

    @Susan, thanks for the follow :)

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