Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Waiting on Wednesday (49)

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!

Ashes, Ashes
Ashes, Ashes by Jo Treggiari
June 1, 2011
A thrilling tale of adventure, romance, and one girl's unyielding courage through the darkest of nightmares.

Epidemics, floods, droughts--for sixteen-year-old Lucy, the end of the world came and went, taking 99% of the population with it. As the weather continues to rage out of control, and Sweepers clean the streets of plague victims, Lucy survives alone in the wilds of Central Park. But when she's rescued from a pack of hunting dogs by a mysterious boy named Aidan, she reluctantly realizes she can't continue on her own. She joins his band of survivors, yet, a new danger awaits her: the Sweepers are looking for her. There's something special about Lucy, and they will stop at nothing to have her. (taken from

1. It's dystopic literature
2. There's romance 
3. It sounds fairly action-packed

Looks fabulous to me. What say you?


Melissa (i swim for oceans) said...

gahhhhhh! I've never heard of this! I'm adding it to my list right now. Awesome pick, Amber! :D

Amelia said...

Good pick, Amber! I'm going to go "goodreads" this one right now :D