19 September 2012

Waiting on Wednesday (13)

"Waiting on Wednesday" is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine which asks what book we're most looking forward to.

A Corner of White by Jaclyn Moriarty
Publication date: April 2013
Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books
This is a tale of missing persons. Madeleine and her mother have run away from their former life, under mysterious circumstances, and settled in a rainy corner of Cambridge (in our world). Elliot, on the other hand, is in search of his father, who disappeared on the night his uncle was found dead. The talk in the town of Bonfire (in the Kingdom of Cello) is that Elliot's dad may have killed his brother and run away with the Physics teacher. But Elliot refuses to believe it. And he is determined to find both his dad and the truth. As Madeleine and Elliot move closer to unraveling their mysteries, they begin to exchange messages across worlds -- through an accidental gap that hasn't appeared in centuries. But even greater mysteries are unfolding on both sides of the gap: dangerous weather phenomena called "color storms;" a strange fascination with Isaac Newton; the myth of the "Butterfly Child," whose appearance could end the droughts of Cello; and some unexpected kisses...

I love her Ashbury High books, so I'm really looking forward to this one!

What are you waiting for?


  1. This sounds like a good read. I haven't read any of her works yet. I might as well start with this! it's going on the pile! awesome pick!

    My WoW pick

    We Fancy Books

  2. This one sounds good and it has a pretty cover too :)

    here's our WoW

  3. ooh this looks pretty! I have never seen it before, I will check it out on goodreads and add it to my TBR!

    - Juhina @ Maji Bookshelf

  4. I haven't heard of that book.

    New GFC follower

    Here's my WoW - http://bookbloggermom.blogspot.com/2012/09/waiting-on-wednesday-9.html

  5. Ooo I haven't heard of this one, but I like the sound of it :)

  6. i haven't read any of jaclyn's books but i like the cover to this one. thanks for sharing!


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