Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday
 "Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

Shades of Earth (Across the Universe #3) by Beth Revis
Publication: January 15, 2013
By: Razorbill

 Shades of Earth (Across the Universe, #3)
 From Goodreads:
Amy and Elder have finally left the oppressive walls of the spaceship Godspeed behind. They're ready to start life afresh--to build a home--on Centauri-Earth, the planet that Amy has traveled 25 trillion miles across the universe to experience. But this new Earth isn't the paradise that Amy had been hoping for. Amy and Elder must race to uncover who--or what--else is out there if they are to have any hope of saving their struggling colony and building a future together. But as each new discovery brings more danger, Amy and Elder will have to look inward to the very fabric of what makes them human on this, their most harrowing journey yet. Because if the colony collapses? Then everything they have sacrificed--friends, family, life on Earth--will have been meaningless

I have to admit that this is one of those stories that took a little while to grow on me.  In fact, I wasn't sure I even liked Amy and Elder until A Million Suns (Across the Universe #2) but once I finished it, I was hooked. I have so many theories running through my head of what's really going on and I can't wait to find out if I'm correct. :)

What's W.O.W? 


  1. I have the first one sitting next to my bed and I have seriously got to start this series.

  2. I am super excited about this one! Honestly, I don't know what to think about Amy and Elder too, but dat story! I just love it. <3

    - Chel
    The Procrastinator's Corner

  3. the end of an awesome trilogy!! gr8 wow
    my wow

  4. I'm excited for this one also.
    Anyways, here's my Wednesday post. :)
    Have a great day!
    *New follower. :)

  5. Great pick. I have really enjoyed this series so far. Not too fond of the new covers, but I can't wait to read this one too.

    Jenea @ Books Live Forever

  6. This one sounds interesting! Will have to check it out! Great pick! :D

    My WoW post! 

    Btw....I'm a new follower! :)

    ~ Maida @ Literary Love Affair

  7. I can't wait for this one either! That cover is so amazing :)

    My WoW

  8. Hey Jen! Looks like here's another series I have yet to read but must check out! I feel like I'm falling so far behind! EEK! My WOW:

    Sorry I'm not tech savy, so I have no idea how to make a "My WOW" clicky button thing!

  9. Awesome choice! I read the first book but I still need to read the second. Thanks for sharing.

    Following! Feel free to visit my blog.

  10. I'm still a little upset over the mid-series cover change, but I am most definitely pumped to find out what happens now that they've finally reached the new Earth!!

    Waiting on Wednesday @ Radiant Shadows

  11. I can't wait to read this book because I'm dying to find out what's going to happen on the Century Earth and I want to see who they are going to wake up the frozen... Great pick!
    Come check out my WOW post.

  12. Thank you to everyone who stopped by and/or commented & shared your W.O.W.'s! :D