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Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Hello, everyone! Welcome to my Waiting on Wednesdays post! It's a weekly bookish meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine and also something I have a lot of fun putting together. So, yay! My pick this week in one of my most anticipated of the year.

Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass, #2)
Sarah J. Maas
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Release Date: August 27, 2013

An assassin’s loyalties are always in doubt.
But her heart never wavers.

After a year of hard labor in the Salt Mines of Endovier, eighteen-year-old assassin Celaena Sardothien has won the king's contest to become the new royal assassin. Yet Celaena is far from loyal to the crown – a secret she hides from even her most intimate confidantes.
Keeping up the deadly charade—while pretending to do the king's bidding—will test her in frightening new ways, especially when she's given a task that could jeopardize everything she's come to care for. And there are far more dangerous forces gathering on the horizon -- forces that threaten to destroy her entire world, and will surely force Celaena to make a choice.
Where do the assassin’s loyalties lie, and who is she most willing to fight for?

So, to address first things first. The cover change. While I like the new covers that are very similar to the original UK covers, I still would prefer the old covers to a cover change. Now my covers won't match and it's annoying. I do adore this cover. It's gorgeous, and so much more fitting than the old covers. But matching sets are still preferable.

Anyway, I'm dying for this book. Throne of Glass was easily one of my favorite books, and this is one of the books I've been most dying for since the last book. I'm in the minority (aka Team Dorian) because I find Chaol boring as hell. (Sorry not sorry.) But I'll definitely be interested in seeing where this book goes since this book is completely new. I absolutely cannot wait!


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  1. Great choice, can't wait to get this one either! I really love the UK covers so I'm glad they didn't mess around with them!

    My WoW!

  2. YAY for Crown of Midnight! I'm so excited to read this book. I can't decide if I like the new cover design to the series, or not, but either way, I am super excited to get my hands on this one! :)

    Check out my WoW post!

  3. Throne of Glass is still sitting on my TBR list. Love those covers though!
    My WoW Pick!

  4. This was my WoW 2 weeks ago! I can't wait to read this one. I miss Chaol ;)

    Jaime @ Two Chicks On Books

  5. Hey girl, just came across tour lovely blog, Im always excited to find other bloggers who are my age :) Great book pick too! New GFC follower!


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