Waiting on Wednesday: The Iron King by Julie Kagawa


Jill over at Breaking the Spine started this and I believe that it's awesome" This blog post is to alert those that visit about "the" book that we cannot wait to get our hands on. I have decided to participate because I have a list that can go on forever and ever and it is interesting to see what else others are "waiting" for also.

My choice this week is...

THE IRON KING by Julie Kagawa
February 2010 by Harlequin Teen
http://juliekagawa.blogspot.com/
http://sylverkit.livejournal.com/
http://www.juliekagawa.com/index.html


SYNOPSIS:
The Iron king is about a girl named Meghan. Ever since her father disappeared before her eyes when she was six. She has never quite fitted in at school or at home. When a dark stranger begins watching her from afar, and her prankster best friend becomes strangely protective of her, Meghan senses that everything she’s known is about to change. But she could never have guessed the truth … that she is the daughter of a mythical faery king and is a pawn in a deadly war.

Now Meghan will learn just how far she’ll go to save someone she cares about, to stop a mysterious evil no faery creature dare face and to find love with a young prince who might rather see her dead than let her touch his icy heart.



Doesn't this sound deliciously amazing? I have been having twitter fun with Julie, Sharon and Khy for a while (when I can remember to get on twitter) and I had no idea about Julie's book until after I met her on twitter. She is so much fun and this caused me to check out her site and after I read the synopsis to her debut book I was left...like WOW!! I so want this book. I normally don't post my WOW without a book cover, but I could not wait It was too amazing to pass up.

Congrats Julie and I cannot wait for the book cover reveal in November and then the release in 2010.

6 comments on "Waiting on Wednesday: The Iron King by Julie Kagawa"

Rebecca Herman wrote: August 19, 2009 at 12:39 AM

I've also been looking forward to this book!


Rachel wrote: August 19, 2009 at 12:39 AM

Julie is really nice and she'll talk to you if you email her. I can't wait till this comes out. She has a great playlist for the book on her site. Here's my WoW: http://theobsessivereader-rachel.blogspot.com/2009/08/wow-to-be-mona.html


rebrebs wrote: August 19, 2009 at 8:09 AM

oOo this does sound good, I hope it can hold it's own against Wicked Lovely


Library Lounge Lizard wrote: August 19, 2009 at 11:17 AM

I really want to read this book!


Julie Kagawa wrote: August 19, 2009 at 6:17 PM

Oh, cool! YAY! *Does happy dance* Thanks so much for WoWing me! :)


Christine wrote: August 19, 2009 at 6:54 PM

This book does sound amazing!! Thanks for the heads up.


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