September 18, 2012

Waiting On Wednesday: Catherine by April Lindner

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine,
and specifically spotlights upcoming
novels we can’t wait to read.

Our WoW for this week is…

True love never dies in this modern retelling of one of literature’s most haunting star-crossed romances, Wuthering Heights.

Catherine is tired of struggling musicians befriending her just so they can get a gig at her Dad’s famous Manhattan club, The Underground. Then she meets mysterious Hence, an unbelievably passionate and talented musician on the brink of success. As their relationship grows, both are swept away in a fiery romance. But when their love is tested by a cruel whim of fate, will pride keep them apart?

Chelsea has always believed that her mom died of a sudden illness, until she finds a letter her dad has kept from her for years — a letter from her mom, Catherine, who didn’t die: She disappeared. Driven by unanswered questions, Chelsea sets out to look for her — starting with the return address on the letter: The Underground.

Told in two voices, twenty years apart, Catherine interweaves a timeless forbidden romance with a compelling modern mystery.

 Catherine by April Lindner
Publication Date:  January 2, 2013
Publisher:  Poppy

I am in love with everything Wuthering Heights!
Totally looking forward to this one… 

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  1. I have never read Wuthering Heights but this sounds great. Two POVs 20 years apart. Mystery and intrigue!
    Jennifer Messerschmidt @ Some Like It Paranormal recently posted..WOW #42My Profile


  2. kimbacaffeinate

    Wow this one is going on my list, love Wuthering Heights so this one is a must! My WoW
    kimbacaffeinate recently posted..Waiting on Wednesday # 26My Profile


  3. Maxine

    Sounds lovely! I hope you enjoy it when it comes out :)

    Here is my WoW post. Check it out? ;)

    -Maxine @ Teenage Fiction


  4. Adina

    I cannot freaking wait for Catherine. It sounds awesome and I loved Jane. Great pick :)
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  5. Ooh, a Wuthering Heights inspired book! Sounds great :)
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  6. Kayla B.

    I haven’t read Wuthering Heights, but I think I may be sneaky and give this a try without it. (I did that with For Darkness Shows the Stars.)

    Great pick!
    Kayla B. recently posted..Waiting on Wednesday (29)My Profile


  7. Great pick!! It sounds really good! Totally going to my tbr! :D
    My WoW!


  8. Crystal

    Yay I want I want I want lol!! I have had my eye on this one for awhile and I am dying to get my hands on it! Great pick as always =)

    Our WoW for the week =)
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  9. Laurel-Rain Snow

    Sounds awesome! Great cover, too.

    Here’s MY WOW POST
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  10. It sounds pretty good, I still need to read Wuthering Heights though (I know shame on me) .. Great pick :) !!
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  11. LS Murphy

    Sounds awesome. Had to add it to my TBR list. :)
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  13. Mary BookHounds

    I want this one too!
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  14. Nickle Love

    I’ve never read Wuthering Heights, though I have the book. It’s too serious for me *me creys*
    I’ll read this one instead since it’s a retelling of the classic.
    Nickle Love recently posted..Waiting on Wednesday [8] – IronskinMy Profile


  15. Jaime

    Ooh this one sounds interesting! Totes putting it on my pile :)

    Jaime @ Two Chicks On Books
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  16. I haven’t read Wuthering Heights *runs & hides* but I might just have to seeing you love it so much!! Well that and this book sounds awesome!


  17. Ashley G.

    I always liked the idea of Wuthering Heights but I never could get into it. Maybe I would like the retelling? I think I might! Thanks for stopping by my blog!
    Ashley G. recently posted..Waiting on Wednesday (17)My Profile


  18. Ohh this sounds fantastic!! It’s the first I have heard of it. Thanks for sharing!!
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  19. sqt

    Sadly I haven’t read “Wuthering Heights” either. Clearly my education is lacking as far as reading the classics go. But this sounds great- and who knows, maybe it’ll stir up interest in reading the book upon which it was based!

    Thanks for stopping by.
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  20. You had me at retelling of Wuthering Height. I love that book. I’ve read it six times….three were assigned readings in my defense. Adding this to my to-read list. Thanks for bringing it to my attention.

    Here’s mine


    ~Danica Page
    Taking it One Page at a Time
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  21. Great pick! I haven’t heard of this one yet but definitely adding it to my list! It sounds so good and I love Wuthering Heights also.

    Thanks for visiting my post!
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  22. DannyBookworm

    Oh that is a great pick!! This sounds awesome and I will definitely put in on my list!
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  23. Lauren

    Hmm, I’m not a big fan of re-tellings mostly because the ones I’ve read haven’t been so great, but this one sounds very intriguing. I love Wuthering Heights & am interested in seeing how this book will adapt it. Great WoW pick!!

    Thanks for stopping by The Book Slayer :)


  24. Martina Koleva

    I think I have this one on my to-read list but if I don’t I would love to put it on there. It sounds interesting. Great pick!
    Come check out my WOW post.
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  25. I love the idea of this book! I just added her JANE novel to my TBR earlier this week so I’ll have to add this as well. Great pick!

    Thanks for stopping by my WOW. Sorry so late in responding back.

    ~Sara @ Forever 17 Books
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