Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Waiting on Wednesday!


"Waiting On Wednesday" is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

My WoW "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:

Roses and Bones: Myths, Tales, and Secrets byFrancesca Lia Block

 



Release date: December 21st 2010 by HarperCollins Publishers


Goodreads Description:

"In this new volume, three of Francesca Lia Block's works are collected together for the very first time.

In The Rose and the Beast, nine classic fairy tales are turned inside out in classic Block style. Kirkus Reviews said about this Los Angeles Times bestseller, "Block uses language like a jeweled sword, glittering as it cuts to the heart."

In Psyche in a Dress, the Psyche we all know from Greek mythology finds herself in California. Tempted by gods and demons she must discover a way to find herself again.

And in Echo, a retelling of the story of Echo and Narcissus, Echo meets a broken angel, vampires, and the fairy daughter of a rock on her quest for true love.

Love and magic and believing in ourselves are timeless themes, and this new collection will introduce Francesca Lia Block to a whole new generation of readers waiting to fall under her spell.
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4 comments:

Mary said...

I love that cover! The color scheme is awesome!

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Savannah said...

I love the cover and wow! I putting this book on my list to buy!

Steph said...

Looks good... And the cover is so pretty! Great pick!

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ajmitchell said...

This cover is gorgeous and I can't wait to read it. A lot of short story collections have been showing up that look really good. Great pick!

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