Waiting on Wednesday: DIE FOR ME by Amy Plum

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.

This time I have selected DIE FOR ME by Amy Plum. The cover is simply stunning which immediately drew me to it. Then I checked out what this novel was about and I was intrigued by it's mysterious tones. Yes, this book is now on my wishlist.

What is your WOW for this week?

DIE FOR ME

05/10/11

DIE FOR ME is the first of three books about Kate, a sixteen-year-old American who moves to Paris after the death of her parents. She finds herself falling for Vincent, who she discovers is not the typical French teenager he appears: he is something else entirely.
"[...] the series introduces a new kind of zombie mythology in which the undead are “re-animated humans”— they look just like us—and don't feast on brains but, instead, carry out special missions. [...] the Hollywood pitch for the book would be: “Twilight...in Paris...with zombies.” (Publishers Weekly)

5 comments on "Waiting on Wednesday: DIE FOR ME by Amy Plum"

Aik wrote: November 9, 2010 at 11:36 PM

Wow! This one sure sounds great!


Kai @ Amaterasureads wrote: November 9, 2010 at 11:47 PM

I featured this on my blog last week as my WoW pick! I'm so excited for this book too! :)

If you're interested my WoW pick for this week is here.


Sadie wrote: November 10, 2010 at 5:08 AM

This sounds really good. I'm sooo putting this on my TBR list. :]

Thanks for sharing!


FreakChiq wrote: November 10, 2010 at 10:16 AM

What a gorgeous cover!
Love the colors.

The book sounds great (except for the Twilight part :D )
Thanks for sharing.


Britta wrote: November 10, 2010 at 7:38 PM

That is a beautiful cover (I'm a sucker for pretty covers;)

Thanks for sharing,
Britta


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