Saturday, January 29, 2011

On my wishlist #16

On My Wishlist is a fun weekly event hosted by Book Chick City and runs every Saturday. It's where you can list all the books you desperately want but haven't actually bought yet. They can be old, new or forthcoming. It's also an event that you can join in with too - Mr Linky is always at the ready on Carolyn’s blog.  This is the books I am wishing for after I saw it in the blogosphere this week.

Water Wars by Cameron Stracher
Vera and her brother, Will, live in the shadow of the Great Panic, in a country that has collapsed from environmental catastrophe. Water is hoarded by governments, rivers are dammed, and clouds are sucked from the sky. But then Vera befriends Kai, who seems to have limitless access to fresh water. When Kai suddenly disappears, Vera and Will set off on a dangerous journey in search of him-pursued by pirates, a paramilitary group, and greedy corporations. Timely and eerily familiar, acclaimed author Cameron Stracher makes a stunning YA debut that's impossible to forget.

Kiss of Snow (Psy/Changeling) by Nalini Singh
(release date 01 July 2011)
This is my most anticipated read of 2011 so far.  July cannot come quick enough.
New York Times bestselling author Nalini Singh's exhilarating world of shapeshifters and psychics is "paranormal romance at its best" (Publishers Weekly). Now comes the story of an alpha wolf named Hawke used to getting exactly what he wants--and of the only woman who dares tangle with him.
Since the moment of her defection from the PsyNet and into the SnowDancer wolf pack, Sienna Lauren has had one weakness. Hawke. Alpha and dangerous, he compels her to madness.
Hawke is used to walking alone, having lost the woman who would've been his mate long ago. But Sienna fascinates the primal heart of him, even as he tells himself she is far too young to handle the wild fury of the wolf.
Then Sienna changes the rules and suddenly, there is no more distance, only the most intimate of battles between two people who were never meant to meet. Yet as they strip away each other's secrets in a storm of raw emotion, they must also ready themselves for a far more vicious fight…
A deadly enemy is out to destroy SnowDancer, striking at everything they hold dear, but it is Sienna's darkest secret that may yet savage the pack that is her home…and the alpha who is its heartbeat…
Deadline (The Newsflesh Trilogy) by Mira Grant
(release date 31 May 2011)
Shaun Mason is a man without a mission. Not even running the news organization he built with his sister has the same urgency as it used to. Playing with dead things just doesn't seem as fun when you've lost as much as he has.
But when a CDC researcher fakes her own death and appears on his doorstep with a ravenous pack of zombies in tow, Shaun has a newfound interest in life. Because she brings news-he may have put down the monster who attacked them, but the conspiracy is far from dead.
Now, Shaun hits the road to find what truth can be found at the end of a shotgun.
image Must Love Kilts (Signet Eclipse) by Allie MacKay
Margo Menlove loves everything Scottish-especially the legendary warrior hero Magnus MacBride. But while exploring in the Highlands she picks up a magical stone on the shore, and awakens to the sight of MacBride himself. And the reality may be much more dangerous-and passionate-than her dreams could ever be.
What is on your wishlist?


  1. Ooh I like the way Deadline and The Water Wars look! I have no idea what's on my wishlist for now! Just hopping by to wish you a happy weekend. I'm an old follower :)

    Lah @ LazyGirl Reads

  2. Mmm...I love those hot and steamy covers! Deadline looks really cool too! Great wishes, happy reading!

  3. I've heard to much about The Water Wars so far! Hope you get it soon.

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  4. Must love Kilts is one hot cover, I hadn't heard of that book before I have one book of Nalini Singh's book- Angel's Blood I hope to read all her books.

    On My Wishlist

  5. The water wars is on my TBR list it looks so good. Im hoping you get so I can read your review and see what you thought of it! New follower

    Here's my Wishlist

  6. I have ten new wishes. Some of these are Cybils nominations. Come see what I'm wishing for.

  7. I have that Allie McKay book on my list too! Love the cover!

    Here's mine: On My Wishlist


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