|"Waiting On Wednesday" is a weekly event, hosted by Jill from Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.|
My selection for this week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is: CRACKED by K.M. Walton.
I first saw this book when I joined the Apocalypsies and I was fascinated by the cover. I immediately went to see what it was about, because I just couldn't figure out what the book was supposed to be about from that cover (it's perfect, though, right?) The description had me at hello and now I can't wait to read it.
Sometimes there's no easy way out.
Victor hates his life. He has no friends, gets beaten up at school, and his parents are always criticizing him. Tired of feeling miserable, Victor takes a bottle of his mother's sleeping pills—only to wake up in the hospital.
Bull is angry, and takes all of his rage out on Victor. That makes him feel better, at least a little. But it doesn't stop Bull's grandfather from getting drunk and hitting him. So Bull tries to defend himself with a loaded gun.
When Victor and Bull end up as roommates in the same psych ward, there's no way to escape each other or their problems. Which means things are going to get worse—much worse—before they get better….
And now onto the Giveaway hop winner!
Wow, guys, I'm blown away by how many people entered the Book Lover's Holiday Giveaway hop! Thanks to all who entered, tweeted, blogged, and otherwise spread the word.
I'm super excited to announce that the winner is:
I've emailed you with instructions, so be checking your inbox. :D Thanks for entering and congratulations!
And, if you're interested, I'm at the BNW blog today talking about the different incarnations of my favorite fairytale.