Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Waiting on Wednesday (38)

Waiting On Wednesday was created by Jill over at Breaking The Spine. It's a weekly post for you to share what upcoming books you can't wait for!

The Water Wars by Cameron Stracher 
January 1, 2011
Welcome to a future where water is more precious than gold or oil-and worth killing for

Vera and her brother Will live in the shadow of the Great Panic, in a country that has collapsed from environmental catastrophe. Water is hoarded by governments, rivers are dammed, and clouds are sucked from the sky. But then Vera befriends Kai, who seems to have limitless access to fresh water.

When Kai suddenly disappears, Vera and Will set off on a dangerous journey in search of him-pursued by pirates, a paramilitary group, and greedy corporations.

Timely and eerily familiar, acclaimed author Cameron Stracher makes a stunning YA debut that's impossible to forget. (taken from

Kind of weird sounding, but also original. I'm willing to give it a shot. What say you? Yay or nay?


Amelia said...

this one does look interesting!
I'll have to check it out.

Becky said...

I almost picked this one for this week. Looks good! :)