Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday #39: Social Suicide

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases.

Social Suicide (Deadly Cool #2)
By: Gemma Halliday
Release Date: April 24, 2012

"Twittercide [twit-er-sahyd]: the killing of one human being by another while the victim is in the act of tweeting. Call me crazy, but I figured writing for the Herbert Hoover High Homepage would be a pretty sweet gig. Pad the resume for college applications, get a first look at the gossip column, spend some time ogling the paper's brooding bad-boy editor, Chase Erikson. But on my first big story, things went...a little south. What should have been a normal interview with Sydney Sanders turned into me discovering the Homecoming Queen-hopeful dead in her pool. Electrocuted while Tweeting. Now, in addition to developing a reputation as HHH's resident body finder, I'm stuck trying to prove that Sydney's death wasn't suicide. I'm starting to long for the days when my biggest worry was whether the cafeteria was serving pizza sticks or Tuesday Tacos..." (Summary from

I'm looking forward to Social Suicide because I really enjoyed Deadly Cool and I can't wait to see what Hartley is going to get herself into this time.


  1. I've never heard of this series, but it sounds intriguing! Death by tweeting is definitely a new concept.

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  2. Thanks for stopping by my blog. This sounds really good I will have to check it out on good reads! Thanks for sharing :)

    Sara @ upon a love story

  3. Mmmmmmmmm sounds like my thing :) A little mystery, a little romance :)
    And the cover's really pretty ;)

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  4. I have still to read the first one of these books, but I think they look great.

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    Emma @ Lost in a YA book

  5. Whoa... Twittercide? That's just insane. I'm totally adding this to my TBR pile=D Great pick!

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  6. This series sounds pretty strange, I don't know what to think about it. I think I'll just wait until the reviews start coming in before reading the books ^^

    Celine ~ Nyx Book Reviews
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  7. Can you believe I still haven't read Deadly Cool yet? Lol! I bought it on the day it came out and never got to it. I really do need to get to it soon. Thanks for stopping my my blog hon!

  8. I love the covers in this series. Great pick!!

    Jess @ Gone with the Words
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  9. This is a great, hilarious and fun book. You will enjoy it.

  10. Sounds like a really good book. Cool cover, too

  11. I haven't read the first book yet, but it's been on my to-read list forever. :D Hope you'll enjoy its sequel, too! :)

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  12. I still haven't read the first book but I love the covers and plan on getting to Deadly Cool soon =)
    Shellie @ Creative Reads

  13. I haven't heard of this series before. Totally intrigued. Please check out my WoW.

    Thanks! Anna @ Wandering Librarians

    1. Sounds interesting, enjoy!

  14. I freaking LOVED Deadly Cool and can't wait to read Social Suicide! I am very lucky to have received an ARC for review because seriously, I don't think I'll be able to last until the release date. ha ha.

    great pick! thanks for stopping by, Traci!

    Ashelynn @ Gypsy Book Reviews.

  15. I just picked up Deadly Cool, good to know so many people enjoyed it. I'll have to move it up on my pile. Have a great week and thanks for stopping by My Neurotic Book Affair

  16. Nice cover! Great pick :)

  17. I NEED TO READ DEADLY COOL! o_o So many people have told me how awesomely hilarious it is for a murder mystery and that just sounds brilliant. Plus. Twittercide. Kudos to the author for coming up with such a lovely word.

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  18. A great pick by the way this week Traci. I still need to read the first book.


  19. I love it! I will definitely be reading this.

  20. Ive heard about Deadly Cool but haven't read it. This sounds cool as well.

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  21. Thanks for sharing such a great WoW book. I haven't been able to read this series yet, but I have definitely added it to my wishlist (New tumblr Follower) Natasha @ Paranormal Goddess Book Blog - My Waiting On Wednesday Post


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