Wednesday, April 15, 2009
"Waiting On" Wednesday: Come Sunday
This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:
By Isla Morley
Publication Date: May 26
"Abbe Deighton is a woman who has lost her bearings. Once a child of the African plains, she is now settled in Hawaii, married to a minister, and waging her battles in a hallway of monotony. There is the leaky roof, the chafing expectations of her husband’s congregation, and the constant demands of motherhood. But in an instant, beginning with the skid of tires, Abbe’s battlefield is transformed when her three-year-old daughter is killed, triggering in Abbe a seismic grief that will cut a swath through the landscape of her life and her identity. Come Sunday is a novel about searching for a true homeland, family bonds torn asunder, and the unearthing of decades-old secrets."
What's your "waiting on" pick this week?
Leave a comment with either the link to your own "Waiting On" Wednesday post or just your answer (if you don't have a blog).
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That sounds like a good book!
This is the first time I'm participating in this meme, but it looks like fun. Here is mine...
How heartbreaking to lose a child. Those are the kinds of books that even though I know I will cry I end up reading anyway! Here is mine.
My post is HERE.
Here is mine for this week!
The Burton Review post is up!
Have a great Wednesday, everyone :)
Hi Jill! In my WoW post this week, I talk about how much September is going to rock. There are seriously a TON of amazing sounding books coming our way in a few short months!
Here it is!
Waiting On Wednesday
This is my week's pick! :)
Your blog is fantastic! Love the books you post!
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The opinions of an established blogger would certainly mean a lot to us!
I'm not sure I could read that - it sounds too sad.
This sounds like a good one Jill. I love your WOW picks. Here is mine:
That sounds like it would be a hard (emotional) read.
Here's my post.
This sounds like such a good book. I have posted mine here.
Here is what I am waiting on!
Fire is my Wednesday pick!
my pick this week:
Interesting choice. I don't think it would be my choice. That is what I love about WOW, to see what others want to read!
Hiya! Oh Come Sunday sounds like a great read. Good choice :)
Here is my choice:
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