Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Waiting On Wednesday: These Broken Stars


These Broken Stars
Author: Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner
Publisher: Disney Hyperion
Expected Publication: Dec 10, 2013
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Synopsis:
It's a night like any other on board the Icarus. Then, catastrophe strikes: the massive luxury spaceliner is yanked out of hyperspace and plummets into the nearest planet. Lilac LaRoux and Tarver Merendsen survive. And they seem to be alone.

Lilac is the daughter of the richest man in the universe. Tarver comes from nothing, a young war hero who learned long ago that girls like Lilac are more trouble than they’re worth. But with only each other to rely on, Lilac and Tarver must work together, making a tortuous journey across the eerie, deserted terrain to seek help.

Then, against all odds, Lilac and Tarver find a strange blessing in the tragedy that has thrown them into each other’s arms. Without the hope of a future together in their own world, they begin to wonder—would they be better off staying here forever?
Everything changes when they uncover the truth behind the chilling whispers that haunt their every step. Lilac and Tarver may find a way off this planet. But they won’t be the same people who landed on it.
The first in a sweeping science fiction trilogy, These Broken Stars is a timeless love story about hope and survival in the face of unthinkable odds.
My Thoughts:
Ever since I read the Across The Universe series I have wanted to read more books set in space but there just aren't many out there! At least not the type I'm looking for I'm not overly in to sci-fi so finding the right combination can be difficult. These Broken Stars seems like the perfect new series to fill the star shaped void in my life.

19 comments:

  1. I LOVE that cover! I haven't read many book set in space, but I will have to look into them :)
    Thanks for sharing :)

    Tabby @Insightful Minds Reviews
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  2. Love this cover! I have this on my tbr as part of the 2013 Debut Author Challenge. Here's mine for It Happened at the Fair and The Chaos of Stars.

    New follower. :)

    Tressa @ Tressa's Wishful Endings

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  3. I haven't read too many books set in space but this one is definitely on my tbr list. Awesome pick, it sounds fantastic!

    Sarah@Book-A-Holic

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  4. Never heard about it, but it seems awesome!
    *Put in my To-Read List*

    New follower!
    xox

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  5. I can't wait for this one, too :) Great pick!

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  6. This book sounds really good and I just love that cover, great pick!
    My WOW

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  7. This book sounds great! I love a good SF, and this sounds intriguing. Thank you for sharing. I'll be adding this one to my "to read" list. :)

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  8. I don't read as much SF as I used to, but this looks interesting, and that is a fantastic cover. I'll have to keep it in mind.

    Thanks for stopping by my WoW!

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  9. I haven't read Across the Universe, but I want to! And this one is already on my tbr list. I can't wait. That cover is gorgeous too.

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  10. This cover is so beautiful!! I'm looking forward to reading it too. Thanks for sharing :)

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  11. I agree! I want to read more space travel type books. December is so far away!

    My WOW

    Jessica@Lovin' Los Libros

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  12. This sounds very interesting and I love the cover.
    My WoW

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  13. This book sounds really good. Can't believe it isn't out until December. Added to my Goodreads TBR! Thanks for stopping by my WOW.

    Chelsea @ Starbucks & Books Obsession

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  14. Great pick. I can't wait to read this one.

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  15. Such a great pick Emily! I love the cover so much and Across the Universe was so good!

    Happy Reading!
    My WoW: http://wwwthebookshelves.blogspot.com/2013/03/waiting-on-wednesday-25-dark-triumph-by.html

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  16. I had this as my WoW pick a week ago and I totally agree with you. I need a new ATU too. Hopefully this will live up to ATU. New GFC follower. Thanks for sharing and visiting my WoW. =]

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  17. Awesome pick. This sounds great.

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  18. Ooooh, I'm not really into sci-fi (the galaxy, outer-space kind of stuff) but I'm really, really excited to read this. Hope this one is good. :)

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  19. This is on my TBR list already! I can't wait for this one it sounds SO DARN GOOD! Happy reading!
    Waiting on Weds @Libby Blog

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