Waiting on Wednesday

New WoW

This is a feature started on Breaking the Spine that puts the spotlight on upcoming books.

This week’s pick is:

Glittering Court

The Glittering Court

Release date: April 5th 2016

Goodreads: Big and sweeping, spanning the refined palaces of Osfrid to the gold dust and untamed forests of Adoria, The Glittering Court tells the story of Adelaide, an Osfridian countess who poses as her servant to escape an arranged marriage and start a new life in Adoria, the New World. But to do that, she must join the Glittering Court.
Both a school and a business venture, the Glittering Court is designed to transform impoverished girls into upper-class ladies capable of arranging powerful and wealthy marriages in the New World. Adelaide naturally excels in her training and even makes a few friends: the fiery former laundress Tamsin and the beautiful Sirminican refugee Mira. She manages to keep her true identity hidden from all but one: the intriguing Cedric Thorn, son of the wealthy proprietor of the Glittering Court.
When Adelaide discovers that Cedric is hiding a dangerous secret of his own, together, they hatch a scheme to make the best of Adelaide’s deception. Complications soon arise—first, as they cross the treacherous seas from Osfrid to Adoria, and later, when Adelaide catches the attention of a powerful governor.
But no complication will prove quite as daunting as the potent attraction simmering between Adelaide and Cedric. An attraction that, if acted on, would scandalize the Glittering Court and make them both outcasts in wild, vastly uncharted lands. . . .

Why I’m excited: It’s a new series by one of my auto-buy authors! I don’t really need another reason but the cover would have me picking this up even if it wasn’t Richelle Mead and this fantasy world sounds amazing.


Filed under books, must read, TBR books, waiting on wednesday, WoW, ya books

8 responses to “Waiting on Wednesday

  1. I cannot wait for this!!!!

  2. I CANNOT WAIT FOR THIS!!!!! Love the cover !!!!

  3. I Still haven’t read anything by Richelle Mead, but this is on my radar! My WoW

  4. Yes, great pick! I will read anything by Richelle Mead and I can not wait to read The Glittering Court!

    Traci @ The Reading Geek

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