Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday

"Waiting on Wednesday" is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine. It lets us all gush about what soon-to-be released books we are jumping-up-and-down excited for.

by Corrine Jackson

hitting shelves November 27th, 2012
from Kensington Teen

Remy O’Malley heals people with touch—but every injury she cures becomes her own. Living in a household with an abusive stepfather, she has healed untold numbers of broken bones, burns,and bruises. And then one night her stepfather goes too far.

Being sent to live with her estranged father offers a clean start and she is eager to take it. Enter Asher Blackwell. Once a Protector of Healers, Asher sacrificed his senses to become immortal. Only by killing a Healer can a Protector recover their human senses. Falling in love is against the rules between these two enemies. Because Remy has the power to make Protectors human again, and when they find out, they’ll be coming for her—if Asher doesn’t kill her first.

My thoughts: Been excited for this one for such a long time!! I can't wait to hear more about the Healers vs. Protectors,...sounds like the makings of a great forbidden romance!


  1. I have been waiting on this one forever too! I love healer books.
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  2. OOH! Why haven't I heard of this one before? It sounds incredible. My mouth literally dropped and I'm struggling to breathe.

    Thanks for sharing!

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    ~Danica Page
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  3. Great pick. Touched is already on my radar. I love healer stories.

  4. Oooh, this one sounds good. I hadn't seen the cover before! :)

  5. I liked the premise up until the romance part with the guy who might want to kill her. If I read this I will probably get it from the library just in case I don't like the romance. Everything else about the story intrigues me though.

    Have you read Touch of Power by Maria V. Snyder? It is somewhat similar from the healer angle and I really enjoyed it.

  6. I haven't heard of this one but it sounds really good! Great pick.
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  7. I haven't heard of this one, I just added it. Sounds great. Nice pick...

    Jenea @ Books Live Forever

  8. Yes, this one sounds really good :) I love the concept of healing someone, by taking their injury.

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  9. Pretty cover :D Seems awesome ;) Great pick :)
    Love, Carina

  10. This one sounds great. I might give it a try soon. Great pick!
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  11. Wow! This book sounds great and the cover is gorgeous. Thanks for sharing!

  12. Ooooh! This does sound like something I would like to read! Thanks so much for spotlighting it today. Please check out my WoW!

  13. I'm also excited about Touched. I actually featured it on one of my WoW posts a bit ago. I absolutely love the cover! Glad others are excited about this book, too.

  14. Is this a new series? It sounds really really interesting! Great pick!

  15. The cover is really pretty, and the summary is intriguing. Good pick!

  16. Did the cover change for this one? I'm sure it was different before...but oh well, it doesn't matter, I love the new one! And can't wait to read this book either. Fab pick!