Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday: Partials by Dan Wells

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's "Waiting on" pick is:

Book: Partials
By: Dan Wells
Publication Date: February 28, 2012

Description: "The human race is all but extinct after a war with Partials—engineered organic beings identical to humans—has decimated the population. Reduced to tens of thousands by RM, a weaponized virus to which only a fraction of humanity is immune, the survivors in North America have huddled together on Long Island while the Partials have mysteriously retreated. The threat of the Partials is still imminent, but worse, no baby has been born immune to RM in more than a decade. Our time is running out.

Kira, a sixteen-year-old medic in training, is on the front lines of this battle, seeing RM ravage the community while mandatory pregnancy laws threaten to launch what’s left of humanity into civil war, and she’s not content to stand by and watch. But as she makes a desperate decision to save the last of her race, she will discover that the survival of humans and Partials alike rests in her attempts to uncover the connections between them—connections that humanity has forgotten, or perhaps never even knew were there.

My Thoughts: I think this book will be amazing. I didnt read any of Dan Wells other books, but I am sure that I would like to read this one.

Le me know what your "Waiting on" picks are for this week, and while you're here, check out my 100 Follower giveaway.


Demijel said...

OHHH, I've heard of this one! It sounds really good and the cover is so intriguing! AWESOME choice~

Demi @ Only Somewhat Queer

Anonymous said...

Sounds good, enjoy!

Jac (Two Moms Reading) said...

This one looks SO fabulous!! I can't wait to read it, I've seen it around for the last few weeks... Good choice.

(New Follower)

Marce said...

I LOVED Dan Wells I am not a Serial Killer, loved loved loved so this will be a must for me. I hadn't heard of it, so thanks for mentioning.

My pick

Hayley said...

I haven't read anything by Dan Wells either, but this one sounds intense! Might have to add it to my list :)

Unknown said...

This books sounds like it could have awesome in the cracks!

Mad Scientist @ Steampunkery & Book Reviews

Forbidden Steam  Adult- even the Mad Scientist gets naughty!

Giselle said...

I can NOT wait for this book either it sounds amazing!!! Awesome choice!

Xpresso Reads
Btw- I'm giving away an ARC of Legend and it ends tonight if you haven't entered yet. ;)

Sarah@Catching Books said...

this book looks awesome!!! I will have to check it out :)

check out my waiting on Wednesday!

Anna @ Literary Exploration said...

Yesss I am so excited for this one! I love anything dystopian so I'm hooked already :) Great pick!

My Wow

LoveOfBooks said...

Definitely one I want to read too. I loved I Am Not A Serial Killer.

Lan said...

How do you guys find out about all these cool books? This one sounds amazing. Now I can't wait for it either!

Post a Comment

Leave me a message! I love Reading them. If you are a New follower, let me know and I will be sure to follow back!