Well, I'll Be Shattered....

Thursday, August 25, 2011
Today we have all kinds of awesomeness going on!

First if you'd like to win a paperback copy of Famished and see what my favorite things to do during the summer are.....Check out my guest post on Jessica's awesome blog, here.

Secondly, if you missed my interview with the lovely Adrienne over at Paper Hangover. Where I talk about all my upcoming releases and agenting...... You can check it out here.

And lastly...... The book of the week..... Ta Da.



Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

Juliette hasn't touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette's touch is fatal. As long as she doesn't hurt anyone else, no one really cares. The world is too busy crumbling to pieces to pay attention to a 17-year-old-girl. Diseases are destroying the population, food is hard to find, birds don't fly anymore, and the clouds are the wrong color.

The Reestablishment said their way was the only way to fix things, so they threw Juliette in a cell. Now so many people are dead that the survivors are whispering war- and The Reestablishment has changed its mind. Maybe Juliette is more than a tortured soul stuffed into a poisonous body. Maybe she's exactly what they need right now.

Juliette has to make a choice: Be a weapon. Or be a warrior.

In this electrifying debut, Tahereh Mafi presents a world as riveting as The Hunger Games and a superhero story as thrilling as The X-Men. Full of pulse-pounding romance, intoxicating villainy, and high-stakes choices, Shatter Me is a fresh and original dystopian novel—with a paranormal twist—that will leave readers anxiously awaiting its sequel. (summary from goodreads)

Now, I won't be posting my review for a while since the book doesn't come out until November, but I will say this.....

Amazing is an understatement when it comes to Shatter Me. And also, it's one of the most unique and beautiful books I've ever read.

Now what are you waiting for... Add it here.

I promise you, you'll regret it if you don't.

Cheers!

10 comments:

  1. Regina said...:

    I am really looking forward to this book as well. :)

  1. Ezmirelda said...:

    Great review! I can't wait to read this book. :)

  1. khashway said...:

    Okay, now I really want to read this, but I have to wait until November. :(

  1. No need for the GR link Lauren... this book has already been on my TBR pile for a long time. :)

  1. I'm SO SO SO excited for this book. Can't WAIT!!

  1. I'm convinced. Adding it to my list.

  1. Cristina said...:

    Awesome post! I am eagerly awaiting this one.

  1. This one sounds like a fascinating concept. Intriguing. I'll be sure to pass it along to my students (as well as yours). Hope things are going well for you.

    Paul D. Dail
    www.pauldail.com- A horror writer's not necessarily horrific blog

  1. Tia said...:

    I'm so excited about reading this book!

    Tia @ Falling For Books

  1. Lola7384 said...:

    OMG~ TIA~ Soooooooo good!

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