Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Waiting on Wednesday (11): 7 Souls

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

This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is 7 Souls by Barnabas Miller and Jordan Orlando, due out July 13, 2010.

Product Description

Mary expected her seventeenth birthday to be a blowout to remember, courtesy of her best friends, fellow New York City prepsters Amy and Joon, and her doting boyfriend, Trick.

Instead, the day starts badly and gets worse. After waking up in a mortifying place with a massive, unexplainable hangover, Mary soon discovers that nobody at school is even aware that it's her birthday. As evening approaches, paranoia sets in. Mary just can't shake the feeling that someone is out to get her—and, as it turns out, she's right. Before the night is over, she's been killed in cold blood.

But murder is just the beginning of Mary's ordeal. Her soul gets trapped in a strange limbo, and she must relive the day of her death through the eyes of seven people—each of whom, she finds, had plenty of reasons to hate her. As Mary explores the mysteries of her world, discovering secrets that were hidden in plain sight while she was alive, she clings desperately to the hope that she can solve her own murder, change the past, and—just maybe—save her own life.

With its blend of suspense, horror, fantasy, and realism, 7 Souls is an adrenaline rush of a thriller.

What's your "waiting on" pick this week?

Want to participate? Grab the logo, post your own WoW entry on your blog, and leave a link in the comments section!


  1. It does sound like an intense, thrilling book. Good pick!

  2. Oh, how intriguing and twisted!

    Here's mine:

  3. Wow, that sounds great!

    My WoW is here.

  4. Ooh, this book is chilling! But I love the cover! Great pick for WoW

  5. You and me both. When I first read about this one I was pre-ordering it the same day now we only have another month to wait.

  6. This sounds great!!! I'm adding it to my wishlist!!!

    Here is my WoW:

  7. Sounds great. Blog looks great too. Now following, shari

  8. ooooh thia looks like a great book!


    Hopping by from Book Blogger hop =)

    Happy Friday Hop!

    your blog looks awesome!


  9. Wow, reliving your own death through 7 others! Sounds interesting.

    I came in for the Hop and left a follower. :-)


Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.