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Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday: Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin #1) by R.L. LaFevers

By: Robin LaFevers
Published by: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
To Be Released on: April 3rd, 2012
Pre-Order from: Amazon

Why be the sheep, when you can be the wolf?

Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where the sisters still serve the gods of old. Here she learns that the god of Death Himself has blessed her with dangerous gifts—and a violent destiny. If she chooses to stay at the convent, she will be trained as an assassin and serve as a handmaiden to Death. To claim her new life, she must destroy the lives of others.

Ismae's most important assignment takes her straight into the high court of Brittany—where she finds herself woefully under prepared—not only for the deadly games of intrigue and treason, but for the impossible choices she must make. For how can she deliver Death’s vengeance upon a target who, against her will, has stolen her heart? -quoted from Goodreads

This is a book I featured this past week on my IMM Vlog. I am so stocked about reading it. I'm hooked on the premise alone. A young heroine, the angel of death... sounds intriguing right?! I'm really looking forward to sitting down to read this one.

What book are you waiting on?

17 comments:

  1. This does sound very intriguing! Great pick.
    My WoW today is SHADOW'S EDGE.

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  2. sounds awesome!! :)

    http://spirit-of-books.blogspot.com/2011/12/waiting-on-wednesday1.html

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  3. I saw this one on someones blog not to long ago. It def. sounds good. Great pick!
    Check out my WoW if you get a chance.

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  4. That sounds fantastic. Great pick! Thanks for sharing. Here's mine http://booklovingme.blogspot.com/2011/12/waitning-on-wednesday-www-wednesday-12.html

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  5. That cover is too cool! She made me think of Lia from Waterfall who I loved. Great pick!

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  6. Sounds interesting! Here is mine: http://wordsfeelingssilence.blogspot.com/2011/12/waiting-on-wednesday-pure-covenant-2-by.html

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  7. Sounds awesome:D It looks soo cool, the cover is soo cool!! Great Pick

    http://lovesbooksreviews.blogspot.com/2011/12/waiting-on-wednesday-21.html

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  8. this one sounds so amazing. I can't wait to read it.

    My WOW.

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  9. I've wanted to read this one since I read about it! It sounds fantastic!

    I can't wait to see your review on it!

    My WOW

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  10. This sounds incredible! And wow what a great cover!

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  11. Wow what a beautiful cover. I'm loving the dress.

    JJ iReads
    Check out what I'm WAITING ON this week

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  12. Thank you so much for all your comments. I'm really looking forward to sharing my review about this book with you guys.

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  13. Yes, this looks to be very enjoyable. I'm looking forward to many, of course. A new read in January, The Gathering Storm, is a top pick.

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  14. Thanks for the link to GR! Just added it. This sounds fantastic and I love a strong female character in books. The cover is beautiful! Great choice!

    Check out my WoW post here

    Thanks!

    Molly
    Reading is my cup of tea

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  15. This has been on my list to buy when it comes out for a while. I absolutely love the cover!

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