Wednesday, March 9, 2016

WoW: Girl Against the Universe by Paula Stokes


Waiting on Wednesday is a meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine. She has a linky widget at her site each week for your post and to make it easy to find posts by other people.

The purpose of the meme is to spotlight books that we are eagerly anticipating. It is fun to take a look at what others are waiting for. I have noticed that it has expanded my wishlist though. Be warned!
Girl Against the Universe
Paula Stokes
May 17, 2016

I was browsing Edelweiss recently and wishing that I could read all the great selections there. I am trying really hard to only select one book for each release date and it is really hard to choose. I had to pass up Girl Against the Universe by Paula Stokes. Here is the description from Amazon:
From the author of The Art of Lainey and Liars, Inc. comes a fresh, contemporary story about one girl’s tragic past and a boy who convinces her that maybe her luck is about to change. Perfect for fans of Sarah Dessen or Jenny Han.

Maguire knows she’s bad luck. No matter how many charms she buys off the internet or good luck rituals she performs each morning, horrible things happen when Maguire is around. Like that time her brother, father, and uncle were all killed in a car crash—and Maguire walked away with barely a scratch. But then on her way out of her therapist’s office, she meets Jordy, an aspiring tennis star, who wants to help Maguire break her unlucky streak. Maguire knows that the best thing she can do for Jordy is to stay away, but staying away may be harder than she thought.
Are you planning to read this one?

1 comment:

  1. Cute pick! Not my kind of read but hope you love it!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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