Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Waiting on Wednesday (28): Hero

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

HeroThis week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is Hero by Mike Lupica.  It's due out on November 2, 2010 from Penguin.

Book Description
Fourteen-year-old Zach Harriman can feel the changes. The sharpening of his senses. The incredible strength. The speed, as though he can text message himself across miles. The confidence and the strange need to patrol Central Park at night. His dad had been a hero, a savior to America and a confidante of the president. Then he died, and the changes began in Zach. What Zach never knew was that his father was no ordinary man--he was a superhero, battling the world's evil. This is a battle that has been waged for generations and that knows no boundaries.  And now it's Zach's turn to take on the fight. It's Zach's turn to become a hero.
 
 
What's your "waiting on" pick this week?
 
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6 comments:

  1. That one sounds interesting.

    Here is mine:

    http://writesthoughts.blogspot.com/2010/10/waiting-on-wednesday.html

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  2. Sounds like a great read and I hope your enjoy it when it's released. Have a fun day :)

    Here's my WOW for this week

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  3. Wow Mike Lupica is writing a paranormal that is so awesome. I am definitely reading this one. Thanks for putting the book on my radar.

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  4. I've never heard of this book before, but it sounds interesting! :D I'll have to look more into this one. <3 Great pick! :D

    Here's my WoW <3

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  5. hmm...I hadn't heard of this one before. It sounds interesting. I will have to look for it when it comes out.

    jlynettes @ hotmail . com

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