Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Waiting on Wednesday - Wayfarer

Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine

Wayfarer by R.J. Anderson
Published by HarperTeen (HarperCollins)
On Sale Date: June 22, 2010

Summary from Publisher's Website: In a time of deadly crisis, Linden alone has the power to save her people.

The faeries of the Oak are in danger of extinction, and their only hope for survival rests in fifteen-year-old Linden. Armed with the last of her people's magic, she travels bravely into the modern human world. Along the way she makes a reluctant ally—a human boy named Timothy.

Soon Linden and Timothy discover a danger much worse than the Oakenfolk's loss of magic: a potent evil that threatens to enslave faeries and humans alike. In a fevered, desperate chase across the country, Tim and Linden must risk their lives to seek an ancient power before it's too late to save everyone they love.

R. J. Anderson has artfully crafted a world of stunning magic, thrilling adventure, and delicate beauty, where the key to the future is in an unexpected, forbidden friendship.

Another book that was published in the UK first!!  (It was published in January, with the name Rebel) I'm very excited for Wayfarer, it is the sequel to Faery Rebels: Spell Hunter, which I loved.  Spell Hunter along with Holly Black's Tithe really got me interested in reading more books about faeries and led me to read Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr and Bones of Faerie by Janni Lee Simner. 

June is shaping up to be a great book month!

What book are you waiting on this Wednesday?


  1. GREAT choice!! Sounds wonderful :)

  2. I just adore the cover of this book. I havent read the first one, as it seems it is not yet available here in Holland, so I have to wait for that one to come! :)

  3. Very interesting pick. I will have to look into this one. I agree- June is definitely looking like a great month for books!

  4. Fairies seem to be quite popular all of a sudden! My WOW and review of Day For Night by Frederick Reiken at The Crowded Leaf if you're interested!

  5. I haven't heard of this series before, but it sounds really interesting! I haven't read many books about fairies, so I definitely want to check this out. Great pick :)

  6. I didn't know this was a sequel. I hadn't heard of the first book. I will have to check these out. I liked The Iron King and some of the other fairy books I've tried. Great pick and I love the cover.

  7. I haven't read the first in this series yet, but I enjoy fairy books. I agree, Holly and Melissa's books are fun! This one looks cute! Great pick :-)

  8. That's a beautiful cover for Wayfarer! It's the first time I've seen it. I haven't read the first one but I'm looking forward to getting it.

  9. thanks for the review, i just became a follower and grabbed your button, which, btw, is beautiful. :)


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