Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Waiting on Wednesday

We have two choices this week--one YA, one adult.

Our YA pick is Jennifer Lauren's Overprotected.

Book summary:
Ashlyn: A lonely society princess living in New York City.

Daddy hired you to be my bodyguard.

Colin: Childhood enemy, now her protector.

Daddy thought I’d be safe. He thought I’d never fall in love. He thought he could keep me forever.

Charles: obsessed with keeping her safe, keeping her his, he hires the one person he knows she could never fall in love with: Colin.

Daddy was wrong. 

Hmm, sounds good! Overprotected will be published by Grove Creek Publishing in February 2011.

Our adult pick is Nocturne by Syrie James. Look at that cover. Isn't it beautiful? (Will be published on January 4, 2011 by Vanguard Press).

Book summary: When Nicole Walker runs off the road in a blinding snowstorm after attending a friend’s wedding at a Colorado ski resort, she wakes up to find herself stranded at the remote mountain house of a handsome, enigmatic stranger. She lives and works in a fast-paced, high tech world; he is cultured and modern yet lives a quiet life in self-imposed exile. They are both powerfully attracted to each other, but there are things about him that mystify her and fill her with apprehension—and Nicole can’t shake the feeling that he really doesn’t want her there. 

She soon discovers that he’s a famous, reclusive author, renowned for his highly detailed and authentic historical fiction, and fiercely protective of his privacy. No wonder he was so reluctant to take her in, Nicole thinks. But he hides a far darker secret. As the sexual tension between them builds, the clues mount up.

When Nicole realizes that her host is an ages-old vampire who thirsts for her blood, there’s nowhere for her to run but the blizzard raging outside, and he’s the only one who can save her life. By now there is no turning back; they have both fallen deeply in love, and share several passionate days together while waiting out the storm—a deep, meaningful, and dangerously seductive experience that will change them both forever.

Waiting on Wednesday was started by Jill at breaking the spine.


  1. Overprotective sounds good! Great picks!

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  2. I love OVerprotective and I'll definitely be hunting it down when it's released. Great shares this week!

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  3. I like both and am stealing them away to my own wishing to read list, thanks for the heads up on two new books for me!

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  5. Nocturne has a great cover and both books sound really great. Hope you enjoy them when they come out!

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  6. Overprotected sounds like something I would enjoy....