Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Waiting On Wednesday: This Is Where the World Ends by Amy Zhang

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking The Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.
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This Is Where the World Ends by Amy Zhang
March 22nd 2016 by Greenwillow Books
 
The heart-wrenching new novel about best friends on a collision course with the real world, from the author of Falling into Place.

Janie and Micah, Micah and Janie. That’s how it’s been ever since elementary school, when Janie Vivian moved next door. Janie says Micah is everything she is not. Where Micah is shy, Janie is outgoing. Where Micah loves music, Janie loves art. It’s the perfect friendship, as long as no one finds out about it.

But when Janie is date-raped by the most popular guy in school—a guy she’s had a crush on for years—she finds herself ostracized by all the people she thought were her friends. Now only Micah seems to believe she’s telling the truth. But when even Micah expresses doubt about whether or not she was “asking for it,” it leads to disastrous consequences, and Janie Vivian goes missing.

Using a nonlinear writing style and dual narrators, Amy Zhang’s astonishing second novel masterfully reveals the circumstances surrounding Janie’s disappearance.


       
I really enjoyed Amy Zhang's other novel, Falling into Place so I'm pretty excited to read her new one coming in 2016. Oh and I'm SO in love with the cover!





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8 comments:

  1. I'm curious about this one too. The blurb is intriguing. Hope you enjoy it :)

    Happy Wednesday!

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    1. I have a feeling it's going to be amazing. :)

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  2. OMG OMG OMG OMG!!!!!!!! A new book from Amy Zhang!!!! You just made my day!! I loved Falling Into Place and I've been waiting for another book from her. March...I can wait, I suppose. Great pick!

    Michelle @ Michelle's Minions

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    1. Falling Into Place is one of my favorites and that says a lot since I'm usually not a big fan of YA contemporary. It has to be really good for me to like it. But anyway glad you know about this new one! :D

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  3. I haven't read the other book, but I'm intrugied by this one. Great pick!
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  4. Great pick. This one definitely sounds good and I love the cover.
    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

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  5. I still need to read her other book but she has the prettiest covers! Great pick!!

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  6. I still haven't read Falling into Place, but it's on my TBR list! I hope you like this one! It sounds really good.
    Ariel @ Bookish Confessions

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