Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Waiting on Wednesday (April 24)




Waiting on Wednesday was started by Jill at Breaking the Spine. This weekly meme shares the upcoming books that I'm most excited about.




School Spirits by Rachel Hawkins

Fifteen-year-old Izzy Brannick was trained to fight monsters. For centuries, her family has hunted magical creatures. But when Izzy’s older sister vanishes without a trace while on a job, Izzy's mom decides they need to take a break.

Izzy and her mom move to a new town, but they soon discover it’s not as normal as it appears. A series of hauntings has been plaguing the local high school, and Izzy is determined to prove her worth and investigate. But assuming the guise of an average teenager is easier said than done. For a tough girl who's always been on her own, it’s strange to suddenly make friends and maybe even have a crush.

Can Izzy trust her new friends to help find the secret behind the hauntings before more people get hurt? 

Rachel Hawkins' delightful spin-off brings the same wit and charm as theNew York Times best-selling Hex Hall series. Get ready for more magic, mystery and romance! (From Goodreads)

Published by Hyperion
Release Date: May 14, 2013

13 comments:

Christina T said...

I am really looking forward to this one too. I liked Hex Hall and I have a feeling this will be a fun story as well.

Book Swoon said...

I just picked up Hex Hall the other day at the library, hoping to get to this series. Hope this spin off is goods too! Enjoy:)

Kazhy said...

I've been meaning to read Hex Hall, and this one sounds just as interesting. Great pick!

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- Kazhy @ My Library in the Making

Dazzling Mage said...

I cannot wait to read this! Really enjoyed reading Hex Hall series, and I love Izzy!

Natalie Bell said...

I'm excited for this one, too. I haven't read the Hex Hall series, but I've already decided I'm going to give this author a try with her fresh series. It looks great!
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Juju at Tales of Whimsy.com said...

Ooooo this reminds me I still need to try book 1.

Maria D. said...

This sounds really good - I saw this yesterday on a Teaser Tuesday post from someone who had the advance arc....I've added the books to my list

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Fly to the Sky said...

THIS WAS MY PICK, TOO!!! You obviously have a very good taste in books!! I'm dying to read this!! AMAZING PICK!!!!
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Aylee said...

Nice, I haven't read the original series yet, but I hear some pretty fantastic things about it! I hope this one lives up to the success of the original series. Thanks for taking the time to check out my blog earlier!

Jahzeiah Gadiano said...

I honestly though that this book was going to be a bad book (I have not read the Hex Hall series) because of the cove (shame on me for judging books from their covers!) but I see A LOT of people wanting to read it soon and it makes me want to read it now!Thanks for stopping by and followed you via GFC! :)

Jahzeiah @ Mermaed Books

booksowlsandtea said...

Sounds like an interesting read :) Thanks for sharing with us :)

Elizabeth Rodriguez said...

I read Hex Hall, but didn't finish the series. I know this one is bound to be good :)

Thanks for stopping by!

Sara @ Forever 17 Books said...

I have not read Hex Hall yet but I'm so intrigued by all of these books. :)

Thanks for stopping by my post! Sorry for the super late response.

~Sara @ Forever 17 Books

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