On My Wishlist (#1)



This is a weekly event, originally created by Book Chick City and now hosted right here, where we showcase the books which are currently top of our wishlists. Old, new or yet to be released titles are all welcome. And why keep it to books? Spot some awesome book accessory or related item that you can wait to own? Share that with us too. Feel free to take the meme button below for your post and don't forget to come back and add your post to the linky every Saturday so others can visit. 

On My Wishlist This Week 

Graffiti Moon by Cath Crowley 'We've got at least seven hours to get what we want before the sun comes up.'
School is over, and Lucy has the perfect way to celebrate: tonight she's going to find Shadow, the mysterious graffiti artist whose work appears all over the city. Somewhere in the glassy darkness, he's out there, spraying colour, birds and blue sky on the night. And Lucy knows that a guy who paints like Shadow is someone she could fall for - really fall for.
The last person Lucy wants to spend this night with is Ed, the guy she's managed to avoid since punching him in the nose on the most awkward date of her life. But when Ed tells Lucy he knows where to find Shadow, the two of them are suddenly on an all-night search to places where Shadow's pieces of heartbreak and escape echo off the city walls. And what Lucy can't see is the one thing that's right before her eyes. 

I've heard so many great things about this book I may not be able to wait until it's UK release this summer! 

The Girl Who Chased The Moon by Sarah Addison Allen Emily Benedict came to Mullaby, North Carolina, hoping to solve at least some of the riddles surrounding her mother's life. But the moment Emily enters the house where her mother grew up and meets the grandfather she never knew, she realises that mysteries aren't solved in Mullaby, they're a way of life. Here are rooms where the wallpaper changes to suit your mood. Unexplained lights skip across the yard at midnight. And a neighbour, Julia Winterson, bakes hope in the form of cakes, offering them to satisfy the town's sweet tooth - but also in the hope of rekindling a love she fears might be lost forever. Can a hummingbird cake really bring back a lost love? Is there really a ghost dancing in Emily's backyard? The answers are never what you expect. But in this town of lovable misfits, the unexpected fits right in. 

Sarah Addison Allen's latest book, The Peach Keeper, was my first experience of this author. Certainly won't be the last. I have all her books on my wishlist, but this one is right at the top.

So what's on your wishlist this week? Link up your post below.

6 comments:

  1. The Gilr WHo Chased The Moon has me instantly intrigued! I think might have to check it out myself! :-)

    PS - thanks for continuing the wishlist meme - it's one of my favourites as I find so many great books! :)

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  2. I just recently finished The Peach Keeper, and it was my first experience with the author too. I definitely want to read more from her too.

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  3. They both sound good, I keep hearing good things about Graffiti Moon too.
    Thanks for continuing this!

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  4. Ooohhh! A Sarah Addison Allen book! I LOVE her work! The Sugar Queen and The Peach Keeper were my favorites(plus I live in North Carolina so I love her books that are written there....will have to add this one by her to my Wishlist)!

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  5. I have The Peach Keeper, The Girl Who Chased the Moon and Graffiti Moon all on my shelf and shamefully I have to admit that I have yet to read one of them. I need to read faster! :)

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  6. I've never heard of these. The Girl Who Chased The Moon sounds pretty intriguing!

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