Waiting on Wednesday: DARK STORM by Sarah Singleton

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.

Today I have selected DARK STORM, a novel by Sarah singleton that has gotten my attention. I adore a doomed love story, call me crazy but if it appears that I may shed a tear over a book then I am sure to desire it all the more.


March 2012
DARK STORM
by Sarah Singleton
Simon & Schuster

Ellie is staying with her maternal grandparents for the summer, while her recently bereaved dad takes off on holiday with his new girlfriend. Upset by his apparent callousness, missing her mother, and jealous for her dad's attention, she begins to spiral into depression. Her grandparents suggest she joins a local theatre group, to meet people her own age and get away from the dark thoughts that threaten to engulf her. But then she gets roped into a seance at the theatre, and is the only one who actually sees a real ghost. Now a spirit is contacting her from beyond the grave - and as the dead boy's story unfolds, Ellie finds herself falling in love with him. But if she solves his mystery and helps release his soul, will he be lost to her forever?

5 comments on "Waiting on Wednesday: DARK STORM by Sarah Singleton"

Little Miss Becky : ) wrote: November 2, 2011 at 12:29 AM

I love stories like this!! And WHOA is that cover outstanding! Great pick!


Guen the Random Girl (Ezine of a Random Girl) wrote: November 2, 2011 at 1:22 AM

Squee! I love the cover!! I can't stop looking at it! This book's going to my TBR pile!

Totally awesome pick! Care to check out what I'm waiting for this week? WoW (33)


Krazzyme(Young Readers) wrote: November 2, 2011 at 2:54 AM

COVER LOVE! This sounds amazing!!!!!!! Great pick!




Feel free to check out my WOW
Krazyyme @ Young Readers


Jessica@a GREAT read wrote: November 2, 2011 at 5:38 AM

Oooh total cover love!!

Here's my WoW

Have a GREAT day!

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Kathryn (clean teen fiction) wrote: November 2, 2011 at 3:10 PM

I hadn't heard of this one, but it's now on my to-read list. Great WoW!
My WoW!


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