Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly post hosted by Breaking the Spine, and it spotlights upcoming books that we as readers are anxiously awaiting...

Eve and Adam by Katherine Applegate and Michael Grant
Genre:  YA Dystopian
Katherine Applegate's website
Michael Grant's website
Expected publication date:  October 2, 2012
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Description (taken from Goodreads):
Sixteen-year-old Evening Spiker lives an affluent life in San Francisco with her mother, EmmaRose, a successful geneticist and owner of Spiker Biotech. Sure, Evening misses her father who died mysteriously, but she’s never really questioned it. Much like how she’s never stopped to think how off it is that she’s never been sick. That is, until she’s struck by a car and is exposed to extensive injuries. Injuries that seem to be healing faster than physically possible.

While recuperating in Spiker Biotech’s lush facilities, she meets Solo Plissken, a very attractive, if off-putting boy her age who spent his life at Spiker Biotech. Like Evening, he’s never questioned anything... until now. Solo drops hints to Evening that something isn’t right, and Emma-Rose may be behind it. Evening puts this out of her mind and begins her summer internship project: To simulate the creation of the perfect boy. With the help of Solo, Evening uncovers secrets so big they could change the world completely.

Ooh, computer technology getting the better of humanity.  Or at least, that's what it sounds like.  And do you recognize the authors?  Think long and hard.  If you are as old as me, then you probably picked up one or two Animorph books while growing up.  Yes, these authors also wrote the Animorph series.


  1. This sounds really like my cup of tea :D I love this subject.

  2. Great pick! I can't wait to read this one either. I love Michael Grant's novel Gone.:)

  3. Great pick! This book really has me interested in it! I can't wait til it comes out!

    My WoW


  4. I totes agree! This one sounds really good and I can hardly wait to pick up my copy to read. :)

    Magical Urban Fantasy Reads


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