Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday #81: Icons

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

By: Margaret Stohl
Released: May 7, 2013

"Your heart beats only with their permission. Everything changed on The Day. The day the windows shattered. The day the power stopped. The day Dol's family dropped dead. The day Earth lost a war it didn't know it was fighting. Since then, Dol has lived a simple life in the countryside -- safe from the shadow of the Icon and its terrifying power. Hiding from the one truth she can't avoid. She's different. She survived. Why? When Dol and her best friend, Ro, are captured and taken to the Embassy, off the coast of the sprawling metropolis once known as the City of Angels, they find only more questions. While Ro and fellow hostage Tima rage against their captors, Dol finds herself drawn to Lucas, the Ambassador's privileged son. But the four teens are more alike than they might think, and the timing of their meeting isn't a coincidence. It's a conspiracy. Within the Icon's reach, Dol, Ro, Tima, and Lucas discover that their uncontrollable emotions -- which they've always thought to be their greatest weaknesses -- may actually be their greatest strengths." (Summary from

I'm really excited for Icons because I loved the Beautiful Creatures series and I think this one sounds great!


  1. This sounds incredible. Thanks for bringing it to my attention. I'm definitely going to be adding this one to my "I-need-to-read list".

    May that's such a long wait. :)
    Here's mine

    ~Danica Page
    Taking it One Page at a Time

  2. I loved Beautiful Creatures too! This book sounds so different & kinda mysterious. Now I'm waiting for it to come out too! Adding to TBR list! =D

    -Great pick Traci ^_^
    Lisseth @ Read-A-holicZ [My WoW]

  3. I'm really looking forward to this one too. I suck and I had my WoW scheduled for 12pm instead of 12pm, so I just decided to not post it this week lol!!

    1. Hah that's alright Amy! I totally forgot today was even Wednesday. I got an email saying I got a comment on a WoW post and I was like oh wait what.


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