Waiting on Wednesday: THE VESSEL by Sarah Beth Durst

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 week I have selected THE VESSEL by Sara Beth Durst. I enjoy her books and this upcoming novel looks and sounds intriguing. What happens because the goddess never comes??? Who knows? but I sure want to find out. What is your WOW for this week?

09/11/12

VESSEL


ISBN-13: 978-1442423763

Margaret k. McElderry


In a desert land where serpents made of unbreakable glass fly through the sky and wolves made of only sand hunt within storms, Liyana is destined to be a vessel, to sacrifice herself so that her clan's goddess can inhabit her body... but her goddess never comes.

7 comments on "Waiting on Wednesday: THE VESSEL by Sarah Beth Durst"

BookLuvr Mindy wrote: November 30, 2011 at 1:07 AM

Haven't heard of this one before. Beautiful cover!


Krazzyme(Young Readers) wrote: November 30, 2011 at 3:33 AM

I loved Drink Slay Love so I think I'll pick this one up too!!


Feel free to check out my WOW
Krazyyme @ Young Readers


Jessica@a GREAT read wrote: November 30, 2011 at 5:06 AM

Ooh pretty cover! This one's new to me!

Here's my WoW

Have a GREAT day!

Old Follower :)


Freak-YA-tastic wrote: November 30, 2011 at 7:46 AM

The cover is just beautiful! I don't read this author yet, but the pitch of this book is appealing. Thank you!


Me wrote: November 30, 2011 at 8:02 AM

Wow, great pick! The cover is beautiful and the story sounds extremely intriguing. Adding it to my TBR list!
Here's my WoW post: http://geobobspinelli.blogspot.com/2011/11/waiting-on-wednesday-1.html
It's my first one...I'm new to book blogging and in need of followers :)


TwilightsDance wrote: November 30, 2011 at 8:15 AM

beautiful cover!


LinWash wrote: November 30, 2011 at 10:50 AM

Sarah Beth Durst's books are an automatic buy for me, so I can't wait for this!


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