"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.
This week, I'm featuring:
Queen of Shadows by Sarah J. Maas
Book Four of the Throne of Glass series
Publisher: Bloomsbury Kids
Publication Date: September 1, 2015
Summary (from Goodreads):
Sarah J. Maas's New York Times bestselling Throne of Glass series reaches new heights in this sweeping fourth volume.
Everyone Celaena Sardothien loves has been taken from her. But she's at last returned to the empire—for vengeance, to rescue her once-glorious kingdom, and to confront the shadows of her past . . .
She will fight for her cousin, a warrior prepared to die just to see her again. She will fight for her friend, a young man trapped in an unspeakable prison. And she will fight for her people, enslaved to a brutal king and awaiting their lost queen's triumphant return.
Celaena’s epic journey has captured the hearts and imaginations of millions across the globe. This fourth volume will hold readers rapt as Celaena’s story builds to a passionate, agonizing crescendo that might just shatter her world.
I mean... of course. I didn't have the best start with this series, but Heir of Fire was really. The length of this one is super daunting, but I'm excited to read it!
I'm super excited about the lenght of it, actually! Because Heir of Fire was fantastic and I wanted it to be longer, so I'm pleased that this one is looongeeeer!!!ReplyDelete
That's good! I hope you love this one!Delete
Ah yes! Expect to see a lot of this in the coming months! Hope you enjoy this installment as well!ReplyDelete
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Right? Thank you!Delete
I keep seeing this series everywhere- may have to look into it.ReplyDelete
Did you read the excerpt in the "12 Books You Can't Miss at BookCon 2015" ebook? It was free in the iTunes store a month or so ago, and might still be available, and it has the first three chapters from QoS! It also has excerpts from other great authors, so it's definitely worth checking out.ReplyDelete
I don't read teasers or chapter reveals or excerpt before publication, only full-length review copies ;) But thanks!Delete
Oh my, A lot of book people are waiting for this book! Exciting! see if you'll love what I am waiting for this week too. :)ReplyDelete
Yes indeed! Thank you!Delete
I need to read Heir of Fire before Queen of Shadows comes out! It's just Heir of Fire was kinda slow:PReplyDelete
I agree - it's a long book and definitely moves at a slow pace, but it was pretty great! Especially compared to the other two books (I didn't particularly like Crown of Midnight, tbh). Anyway. Happy reading!Delete
I have yet to read the first book of the series but I'm super excited! I heard from so many people that it's such a great book and that I'll love it ... I really hope so, haha. :DReplyDelete
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Yvonne @ A World Between Folded Pages
I hope you do, Yvonne! Hopefully we're not killing the hype for you :oDelete
You're very welcome!!
I need to catch up so I'm ready for this! Great pick!ReplyDelete
Michelle @ Michelle's Minions
You should! Thank you!Delete
After I read a Court of Thorns and Roses, and loved it, I've realized I've got to hurry up and read this series. Great pick!ReplyDelete
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Right?! So many SJM books!Delete
All fans are hot on the heels of this one. I hope you will enjoy it as well!ReplyDelete
Thanks for stepping by and sharing!
I agree, and I wouldn't even call myself a "fan" of the series? Thank YOU!Delete
I'm seeing a lot of this around and I can't wait!! Even though I haven't read Heir of Fire yet... I'll probably try and read Heir of Fire when Queen of Shadows releases so I don't have to wait too long between them. But all of Sarah J. Maas' books are awesome so great pick ;) Thanks for stopping by!ReplyDelete
Zareena @ The Slanted Bookshelf
Binge-reading is definitely a great idea! You're very welcome :DDelete
This is on my wishlist too. Hope you get a chance to read it soon.ReplyDelete
I haven't read anything by this author before. I hope you enjoy reading this book. Thank you for stopping by My WoW.ReplyDelete
That's okay! Thank you!Delete
I just finished ACOTAR this week and I'm left totally speechless. Now I'm determined to start Throne of Glass asap. I hope I like it as much, as I don't often enjoy fantasy books. (I know, I'm crazy! lol)ReplyDelete
Ooo! Well, that's great to hear, about fantasy! My favorite genre :D Happy reading, Lisa!Delete
I still need to read this series!! Will definitely start reading them this summer ;)ReplyDelete
Jackie @Jackie's Book World
Great summer series to binge!Delete
Pffft, 672 pages? THINK ABOUT HOW LONG WINTER IS GOING TO BE. LIKE 800+ PAGES. I've still only read Throne of Glass, but I have Crown of Midnight just sitting there waiting for me!ReplyDelete
LOL. I won't be reading Winter (haven't read the series since Cinder) :p So much reading... happy reading :DDelete
I'm about to start this series. Once again, you are way a head of me.ReplyDelete
Hope you are having a good week.
Aww! I'm your filter, Marilyn ;) I am indeed! Thank you, Marilyn!Delete
Not going to read the synopsis because I still haven't started this series, but man I really hope I'll get to it this year! It's one I'm really excited to get intoReplyDelete
LOL! I hope you do, Richa - I think you'd enjoy the books!Delete
I CANNOT wait for this book! I NEED to know what happens!!ReplyDelete
Lizzie @ lizziethesarcasticblonde.blogspot.com
The books just keep getting longer!ReplyDelete
But yes, I need this one my life now, please! I love the cover! Great pick, Alyssa!
I know :( I'm not sure I like this trend, for the series. Thank you!Delete
Fantastic pick! I am super excited for this book too! Sarah J Maas is just awesome.ReplyDelete
Totally agree, Teresa!Delete
Stunning pick Alyssa :D I hope you'll love this one sweetie. <3 I.. still haven't read this series. Because I DNFed book one years ago :p Trying again sometime soon :D Fingers crossed you will love it a lot though.ReplyDelete
LOL! It might not be your thing, this series? I'm still trying to decide if it's even MY thing. But I'm already so far into the series!Delete
YASSS. I'm so excited! Aelyn is going to be so awesome this time around. She just gets cooler and cooler. As daunting as the books are in terms of size, I don't think we'd have it any other way, right? :) Great pick, Alyssa!!!ReplyDelete
I hope so! And personally, I'd love it another way - shorter! It will take me foreverrrrrrr to read this book :/Delete