Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Can't Wait Wednesday No. 6: Midnight Jewel, by Richelle Mead




Welcome to "Can't Wait Wednesday"!
  
This is a weekly event hosted by
Tressa @ Wishful Endings, and inspired by "Waiting On Wednesday", which used to be hosted by
 Jill @ Breaking the Spine.

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As in the previous meme, this one showcases future releases  we book  bloggers 
are eagerly anticipating!!
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Here's my choice for this week!



 The Crown's Fate
(The Glittering Court, Book 2)
Hardcover, Razorbill
June 27, 2017
Dystopian Fiction, Fantasy,  
Historical Fiction, 
 Romance, Science Fiction, 
Young Adult Fiction  
   
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/29935867-midnight-jewel






The Selection meets Reign in this dazzling trilogy of interwoven novels about three girls on a quest for freedom and true love from #1 internationally bestselling author Richelle Mead.Mira is not like the other Glittering Court girls. She is a war refugee, cast out of her home country and thrust into another, where she has learned to fight against the many injustices around her. For some, the Glittering Court offers a chance at a life they’ve only ever dreamed of, one of luxury, glamour, and leisure. But for Mira, it’s simply a means to an end. In the new world, she plans to earn off her marriage contract price, and finally be free.

Mira pitches herself as an asset to one of the passengers on board the ship: the sardonic and aloof Grant Elliot, whom she’s discovered is a spy for the prestigious McGraw Agency—and her ticket to buying her freedom. His cover blown, Grant has little choice but to take her on. Mira applies herself by day, learning the etiquette and customs that will help to earn her anonymity. By night, she dons a mask and slips into the city, fighting injustice and corruption on her own terms—and impressing Grant with her extraordinary abilities and insights into an elusive case. But the case isn’t all they’re fighting…

Neither of them can ignore the attraction burning between them—an attraction so powerful, it threatens to unravel everything Mira’s worked so hard for. With freedom finally within her grasp, can Mira risk it all for love?


Why I can't wait for this one!

Well, I can't believe I actually own the first book in this series.....but haven't read it yet! This seems to happen to me A LOT. Lol. So, once again, I need to catch up! Both covers are exquisite, and the plots of both books are, of course, AWESOME, because this is Richelle Mead, and she creates GREAT, kick-butt female protagonists!! So I need to read the first book, yadda, yadda, yadda...... Lol.




Here's the first book in the series!!









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16 comments:

  1. I haven't read the first book yet, but I am DYING to :) They both look AMAZING! And the covers are gorgeous <3
    Awesome pick, and I really hope you enjoy both of them once you finally get round to reading the first book!! Lol!
    Here's my WoW

    Amy @ A Magical World Of Words

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    1. Hi, Amy!

      Yes, indeed, they both look AMAAING!!!!! And I LOVE the covers just as much as you do!!

      I know I'll enjoy both of these books when I do get the chance to read them. Hope you do, as well!!

      Thanks for stopping by and leaving such a great comment!! HUGS!!!! <3 :)

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  2. I am in the same predicament as you with the first book. I have to admit, I like this cover so much more than the other one. It must be the deep reds and that necklace - it rocks! Great choice and I hope you get a copy as soon as it's released!

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    1. Hi, Barb!

      Yeah, I think there are A LOT OF US bookworms in the same boat! Lol.

      I actually love both covers. But I agree, there's something about all those deep reads and the necklace!!

      Glad you love my choice, too! I sure do hope I can get this book just as soon as it's released!!

      Thanks for stopping by and leaving such a great comment!! <3 :)

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  3. I've been meaning to read this series and just haven't gotten to it, but I'm with you with wanting to read this one. I hope we both love it when we do!

    Tressa @ Wishful Endings

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    1. Hi, Tressa!

      Oh, I'm sure we'll both love it! I have to get started on the first book.....lol.

      So glad you love this series, too!!

      Thanks so much for commenting back!! <3 :)

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  4. I haven't read any of this author's books yet, but I've heard so many people rave about them! Plus, this series sounds amazing, so I hope you enjoy this sequel :D Wonderful pick!

    Brittany @ Brittany's Book Rambles

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    1. Hi, Btirrany!

      So glad you love my pick!! I can tell you that Richelle Mead is a TERRIFIC author! I'm more into her YA books, though. I have read the entire Vampire Academy series, and those books are just SO AWESOME!! I need to get to the Bloodlines series, too.

      Thanks so much for commenting back!! <3 :)

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  5. This sounds like an interesting book! Beautiful cover!

    Here’s my WoW!

    Ronyell @ Rabbit Ears Book Blog

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    1. Hi, Ronyell!

      Oh, absolutely!! And the cover is indeed beautiful!! Glad you like my pick!!

      Thanks for stopping by and commenting!! <3 :)

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  6. I've heard of this author and this series; but I haven't read it yet, either! I love those covers, too, though! I hope we both get the chance to start this series soon. *BIG HUGS* <3 :-)

    ~Mckenzie

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    1. Hi, Mckenzie!

      Oh, I've read the entire Vampire Academy series, although I haven't started on the Bloodlines series. The VA series is SO FREAKING AWESOME!!!!! if you haven't read it, be sure to do so!!!

      I want to get started on the Glittering Court series, as well as the Bloodlines series.

      Thanks so much for commenting back!!!! BIG HUGS TO YOU & MICHELE!!!!!!! <3 <3 :) :)

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  7. I want to read this book too! I liked The Glittering Court a lot, which surprised me. Hopefully this book does not disappoint. I hope you enjoy this book when you get the chance to read it!

    Have a wonderful week, Maria. =)

    Check out my WoW post!

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    1. Hi, Alyssa!

      Oh, you've read "The Glittering Court"? Well, KUDOS to you!! Not all of us have read it already, lol.

      I think i will LOVE both books, as I'm already a Richelle Mead fan! I've been one ever since I read the Vampire Academy series!

      Thanks for the nice comment!! <3 :)

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  8. I've actually never read anything by this author before. I hope you enjoy reading this series!
    My WoW

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    1. Hi, Sandra!

      I've read the Vampire Academy series, and loved it!! Mead is a TERRIFIC author! I highly recommend her to you!

      Thanks for comme ting! :)

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