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Waiting on Wednesday – The Promise of Amazing

July 24, 2013

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

I’m horribly shallow but it’s all about the cover with this one. It’s just so pretty 🙂

The Promise of Amazing – Robin Constantine

The Promise of Amazing
Series: Stand alone
Genre: YA Contemporary
Published: 31st December 2013
Links:  Book Depository   Amazon   Goodreads

Wren Caswell is average. Ranked in the middle of her class at Sacred Heart, she’s not popular, but not a social misfit. Wren is the quiet, “good” girl who’s always done what she’s supposed to—only now in her junior year, this passive strategy is backfiring. She wants to change, but doesn’t know how.

Grayson Barrett was the king of St. Gabe’s. Star of the lacrosse team, top of his class, on a fast track to a brilliant future—until he was expelled for being a “term paper pimp.” Now Gray is in a downward spiral and needs to change, but doesn’t know how.

One fateful night their paths cross when Wren, working at her family’s Arthurian-themed catering hall, performs the Heimlich on Gray as he chokes on a cocktail weenie, saving his life literally and figuratively. What follows is the complicated, awkward, hilarious, and tender tale of two teens shedding their pasts, figuring out who they are—and falling in love.

9 Comments leave one →
  1. July 24, 2013 10:29 am

    I’ve seen this one on someone else’s page today and it seems goods 🙂 Hope you get it and like it!

    My WW!

  2. July 24, 2013 11:47 am

    I’ve seen this around a lot lately! I think it’s on Edelweiss too. It looks super-cute and I really want to read it!

    Shaheen @ Speculating on SpecFic
    Check out what I’m waiting on!

  3. July 24, 2013 4:57 pm

    This sounds like it will be a really cute read. I’m excited to check it out. 🙂 Great picks!

  4. July 24, 2013 8:52 pm

    I cannot wait for this one. It looks and sounds so charming. And those elbow patches! Gah. Great pick!
    Natflix&Books’ WoW

  5. July 24, 2013 9:22 pm

    This sounds like it could definitely be a good read and I love the cover and the height difference! Great pick and thanks for stopping by.

    Vyki @ On The Shelf

  6. July 24, 2013 9:40 pm

    this cover is sooo cute!!

  7. July 25, 2013 2:37 am

    This one sounds amazing! I love that cover too, hopefully the book lives up to our expectations and its cover 🙂

    -Mari @ The Sirenic Codex

  8. July 25, 2013 4:31 pm

    Great minds do think alike, my friend! So glad we have the same pick and you’re as excited as me for this book. I sure hope December gets here sooner now! Amazing pick! 😉 I hope we both end up loving The Promise Of Amazing!

    Thanks for sharing and thanks for stopping by my post earlier! Just returned the love. Happy reading!

    Sarika @ The Readdicts

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