Wednesday, 3 October 2012

Waiting on Wednesday (3rd October)

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine which spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

My choice for this weeks WoW is Dualed by Elsie Chapman, a dystopian which sounds absolutely amazing!!

Dualed (Dualed, #1)

   Author: Elsie Chapman
Series: Dualed
Publisher: Random House
Release Date: 26th February 2013
Pre-order Amazon: Dualed

Synopsis. (Goodreads)

Would you live through the ultimate test of survival?

The city of Kersh is a safe haven, but the price of safety is high. Everyone has a genetic Alternate—a twin raised by another family—and citizens must prove their worth by eliminating their Alts before their twentieth birthday. Survival means advanced schooling, a good job, marriage—life.

Fifteen-year-old West Grayer has trained as a fighter, preparing for the day when her assignment arrives and she will have one month to hunt down and kill her Alt. But then a tragic misstep shakes West’s confidence. Stricken with grief and guilt, she’s no longer certain that she’s the best version of herself, the version worthy of a future. If she is to have any chance of winning, she must stop running not only from her Alt, but also from love . . . though both have the power to destroy her.

Elsie Chapman’s suspenseful YA debut weaves unexpected romance into a novel full of fast-paced action and thought-provoking philosophy. When the story ends, discussions will begin about this future society where every adult is a murderer and every child knows there is another out there who just might be better.

What is your WoW for this week?


  1. This books sounds good.
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  2. Great pick! I'm super excited about this book too, it seems to be right up my alley. It sounds so badass!

  3. OOh nice! I remember seeing this somewhere at one point! Looks exciting!

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  4. Sounds like a very interesting read! I'm going to check it out. Thanks for sharing and stopping by.

  5. I keep seeing this one around and I think it is time I add it to my tbr =) Great choice!!

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  6. Sounds awesome! Definitely adding that to Goodreads :)Thanks for sharing!

  7. Looks awesome. Great pick :) There seems to be a few alternative/clone books out lately. I haven't tried one yet but I plan to. My WoW

  8. I am so excited for this book! I still love staring at the cover. It seems to fit the premise very well. Great pick! :)

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  9. I hadn't heard of this one before so thank you for bringing it to my attention! ^.^ If you would like to check out my Waiting On Wednesday post you can do so here. :)

  10. I already have this one on my to-read list and I can't wait to get my hands on it when it comes out. It sounds absolutely amazing! Great pick!
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  11. I have seen this one around and it does sound like it will be a good book! Thanks for sharing!

  12. Sounds like a great book! Thanks for your input on it :)

  13. Nice pick, Sharon! I think Dualed looks really good too. Thanks for sharing!

  14. This has been featured a lot, and I'm very interested in it. Adding that to my to-read list. Thanks!

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  15. I am dying to get my hands on this one! Great pick Sharon :)

    Jaime @ Two Chicks On Books

  16. It's insane how I sad I was when I got declined for this book on Netgalley a couple of months ago. This book. Looks. AMAZING. Just the cover alone makes me want to read it! Awesome pick this week, Sharon!!

  17. Very excited for this one as well! I have been seeing this around I can't wait to finally get my hands on it. Great pick and thanks for sharing! :)

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    ~ Maida @ Literary Love Affair

  18. I am dying for this book! Everything about it sounds and looks awesome. So excited! Thanks for sharing! Happy reading :)

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  19. I feel like I'm seeing quite a few books coming out with alts or doubles-wonder if that will be a new mini-trend in non-realistic YA.

  20. Awesome pick. I choose this one for one of my WoW's a while back. It sound like an amazingly good read. Can't wait for it too. =] Thanks for sharing and visiting My WoW

  21. Oh this looks really good! I hadn't heard about it till now but I'll definitely be checking it out. Thanks for sharing & enjoy it when it comes out.

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    Micheline @ Lunar Rainbows

  22. Great pick! I've seen this one around a few times, and my interest is definitely piqued. I hope you enjoy it once you get a chance to read it! (And unrelated, but I love your owls! Your blog design is too cute. <3)

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  23. This was such a great read. I believe I rated it 4/5. I loved Dualed. And Elsie is just a sweetheart too. Can't wait until more people read this one so we can discuss the book!

    Giselle from Book Nerd Canada
    Stacking the Shelves #23


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