Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday #50: My Life Next Door

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

My Life Next Door
By: Huntley Fitzpatrick
Release Date: June 14, 2012

"One thing my mother never knew, and would disapprove of most of all, was that I watched the Garretts. All the time."The Garretts are everything the Reeds are not. Loud, numerous, messy, affectionate. And every day from her balcony perch, seventeen-year-old Samantha Reed wishes she was one of them… until one summer evening Jase Garrett climbs her trellis and changes everything. As the two fall fiercely in love and stumble through the awkwardness and awesomeness of first romance, Jase's family makes Samantha one of their own - even as she keeps him a secret from her disapproving mother and critical best friend. Then the unthinkable happens, and the bottom drops out of Samantha's world. She's suddenly faced with an impossible decision. Which perfect family will save her? Or is it time she saved herself? A debut novel about family, friendship, first romance, and how to be true to one person you love without betraying another." (Summary from

I am excited for My Life Next Door because it sounds really good! I also love the cover!


  1. This book sounds like it is gonna be so cute and I love the cover. Awesome choice :)

    Jennifer @ Dream Reads

  2. I'm soooo waiting for this one too! I'm glad it's almost June. I love the synopsis, it sounds so romantic and sweet.

    My WoW

  3. Only a month now until this one is released! I can't wait :) Such a great book!

    Claire Reads WoW

  4. I can't wait until this is released. I'm not usually into comtemporary, but this sounds too good to pass up!

    My WOW

  5. Great story for a generation grappling with identity - something we've all found challenging, no doubt.

    My WoW

    @TCAbn The Motley Chronicles

  6. This one seems like an issue book. Great WOW pick.


  7. This is one of the summer reads I am anticipating most. Great pick! :)
    My W.O.W.

  8. I don't read a whole lot of contemporary YA, but this one looks really interesting and sweet. I'm adding it to my TBR list! Thanks for the suggestion!

    Courtney @ Fuzzy.Coffee.Books <--My WoW!

  9. I can't wait for this one too. It is my WOW this week also.

    My WOW:

  10. Agreed! I think this one has the potential to be both really adorable and really powerful, and I've been hearing nothing but good things. :D Awesome pick.


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