Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Waiting On Wednesday: Snow Like Ashes by Sara Raasch

Waiting on Wednesday is a meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, which spotlights upcoming releases we are eagerly anticipating.
(Coming October 2014)
A heartbroken girl. A fierce warrior. A hero in the making.

Sixteen years ago the Kingdom of Winter was conquered and its citizens enslaved, leaving them without magic or a monarch. Now, the Winterians’ only hope for freedom is the eight survivors who managed to escape, and who have been waiting for the opportunity to steal back Winter’s magic and rebuild the kingdom ever since.

Orphaned as an infant during Winter’s defeat, Meira has lived her whole life as a refugee, raised by the Winterians’ general, Sir. Training to be a warrior—and desperately in love with her best friend, and future king, Mather — she would do anything to help her kingdom rise to power again.

So when scouts discover the location of the ancient locket that can restore Winter’s magic, Meira decides to go after it herself. Finally, she’s scaling towers, fighting enemy soldiers, and serving her kingdom just as she’s always dreamed she would. But the mission doesn’t go as planned, and Meira soon finds herself thrust into a world of evil magic and dangerous politics – and ultimately comes to realize that her destiny is not, never has been, her own.
I've been super excited for this book ever since I found the description on Goodreads. It sounds exciting and fresh. And it's a debut which I love!
What are you waiting on?  


  1. A lot of hype surrounds this book, let's hope that it's as good as the blurb makes it sound!
    My WoW

  2. I've been a little Dystopian funk lately, but can't wait to read it! And just look at the cover! :)

    Here's mine

    Kirsty @ StudioReads

  3. I've seen this one around a lot and it looks pretty good. I'll probably end up reading it soon! Thanks for sharing!

    Here's my WoW!

  4. I can't wait for this book to be released ever since I found it on goodreads a few weeks ago, and it sounds different from most of the books I've read! :)

  5. I'm so there with you! Ever since I read about it, I've wanted to get my hands on it. Just a little bit longer, lol! Happy reading!
    My WoW.



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