December 21, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday – Dark Companion by Marta Acosta

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…

Orphaned at the age of six, Jane Williams has grown up in a series of foster homes, learning to survive in the shadows of life. Through hard work and determination, she manages to win a scholarship to the exclusive Birch Grove Academy. There, for the first time, Jane finds herself accepted by a group of friends.

She even starts tutoring the headmistress’s gorgeous son, Lucien. Things seem too good to be true.

They are.

The more she learns about Birch Grove’s recent past, the more Jane comes to suspect that there is something sinister going on. Why did the wife of a popular teacher kill herself? What happened to the former scholarship student, whose place

Jane took? Why does Lucien’s brother, Jack, seem to dislike her so much?

As Jane begins to piece together the answers to the puzzle,she must find out why she was brought to Birch Grove—and what she would risk to stay there….

To Be Released: July 3, 2012
Publisher: Tor Teen
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  1. Mocha ღ Latte(Cupcake and a Latte)

    I'm really looking forward to starting Dark Companion! Great pick =)

    My WOW:

    A Cupcake and a Latte: Young Adult Reviews!


  2. Andrea @ Cozy Up

    I haven't seen this one before, but it sounds really interesting! I am definitely going to have to look more into it. Thanks for bringing it to may attention, this is why I love WoW. Great pick!

    My WoW


  3. Bailey

    Holy cow what a gorgeous cover!! I haven't seen this one before but I am totally adding it to my TBR list! It sounds so good!! Great pick this week thanks for sharing! :)


  4. FABR Steph

    This sounds like an awesome read. This is my first time seeing it. Thank you for sharing.
    Psst…check your email. You have a surprise.


  5. Samual

    Love the cover a lot! I like the sounds of it! Great choice! Thank you for sharing!!



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