Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.
Antony John’s, Five Flavors of Dumb was a great book that I really enjoyed when I read it earlier this year. In particular, I liked his characters who were well developed, real and interesting. Elemental is his new release that will be published in November. I like the blurb – sounds exciting.
A mysterious and powerful fantasy adventure from a Schneider Award winner.In the near future, most of the population of the United States has been destroyed by the plague. The few remaining survivors live in colonies on the barrier islands off the East Coast. In one colony near Cape Hatteras, almost all the members have elemental powers and can control wind, water, earth, and fire. All but sixteen-year-old Thomas. When the Guardians, the powerful adult leaders, are kidnapped by pirates seeking to take over their colony, it is up to Thomas and a small group of teens to save them and preserve the mysteries of the island.Fast action, strategy, and mystery churn together into a bold and fresh fantasy from an award-winning author.