Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday – Insurgent

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine, and specifically spotlights upcoming novels we can't wait to read. This week’s choice is:

Publisher: HarperCollins
Publish Date: May 28, 2012
Genre: Dystopia, Science Fiction
Summary: One choice can transform you—or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves—and herself—while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love.

Tris's initiation day should have been marked by celebration and victory with her chosen faction; instead, the day ended with unspeakable horrors. War now looms as conflict between the factions and their ideologies grows. And in times of war, sides must be chosen, secrets will emerge, and choices will become even more irrevocable—and even more powerful. Transformed by her own decisions but also by haunting grief and guilt, radical new discoveries, and shifting relationships, Tris must fully embrace her Divergence, even if she does not know what she may lose by doing so.
I’m sure Insurgent will be a popular Waiting on Wednesday pick this week and it should be. Divergent is one of the best books I have read this year and one of my all time favorites, you can read my review here. Insurgent is one of my most anticipated books for 2012. The cover is amazing (I love gritty/artistic dystopian covers), it complements the Divergent cover and the summary has me dying to get my hands on this book. What books are you guys waiting on?


Sophia said...

High five for having the same book! I also predicted that Insurgent would be very popular. Divergent was absolutely incredible, and I hope this sequel will be just as good, if not better. Excellent pick this week :D

My WoW :)

Eli Squared said...

Second high five for the same pick! Great minds and all ; ) Didn't you just fall in love with this world? It is so consuming and dark and I just want to see what little light Tris and Four can bring together! AHHH! So good!

Karis Jacobstein said...

Aren't we all waiting on this? It is going to be epic, just like the fantabulous cover!


Greta is Erikasbuddy said...

YAYS!!!!! Can't wait!!

Paranormal Wastelands WoW:

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Carmel @ Rabid Reads said...

This book was pretty popular on the Cover Crazy Meme that I participate in every Monday. Granted, I have yet to read this series but it sounds good! Nice pick!


Lea said...

I know, I know, I know!! :D I cannot WAIT for Insurgent, the first books was just so amazing!! Thanks for sharing, good to know there are lots of others out there dying to get there hands on this one as well!

You can see my WoW post for this week at the link below-- happy reading!!

Lea @ LC's Adventures in Libraryland

KM said...

I hadn't seen this cover yet, but it's awesome! I like it way better than DIVERGENT's! I still can't believe I haven't read the first book yet. I really need to get on that. haha

Brittani said...

This is a popular WoW pick this week. I'm currently reading Divergent and loving it so I'll soon be looking forward to this also.

My WoW: http://hopefaithbooks.blogspot.com/2011/09/waiting-on-wednesday-5.html


Anonymous said...

I've had Divergent on my shelf forever and still haven't read it even though I love Dystopian and have heard nothing but great reviews. I'm sure this will be on my list ASAP.

Megan @ Read It, See It

BookJunkie said...

Insurgent has been very popular this week, but for good reason! I know I'm looking forward to reading it! I thought Divergent was great, and expect nothing less from the sequel. Great pick this week!
Courtney @ Fuzzy.Coffee.Books

Kathy said...

Insurgent is one I am dying to get my hands on. Can not wait!!!

AWESOME choice.

Christy @TheReaderBee said...

I love the cover for this one! I still need to read Divergent. I'm hoping to get to it before this is released. (I hope!) lol!

Goldilox said...

Okay, so that means I've got eight months to read Divergent so I'm ready for the sequel!

Here's my WOW: Goldilox and the Three Weres WOW


Alexis @ Reflections of a Bookaholic said...

I just finished Divergent. It was good but I'm not understanding the hype :( I feel like I missed something.

BUT I do like the Insurgent cover.

Jessilyn (YA Book Haven) said...

I haven't read the first one but I have to say I loved the first cover but I'm goggly eyed over this one love the tree!!

My W.O.W.


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