Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Waiting on Wednesday: Defy the Stars

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!

Title: Defy the Stars

Author: Claudia Gray
Release Date: April 4, 2017

Noemi Vidal is a teen soldier from the planet Genesis, once a colony of Earth that's now at war for its independence. The humans of Genesis have fought Earth's robotic "mech" armies for decades with no end in sight.

After a surprise attack, Noemi finds herself stranded in space on an abandoned ship where she meets Abel, the most sophisticated mech prototype ever made. One who should be her enemy. But Abel's programming forces him to obey Noemi as his commander, which means he has to help her save Genesis--even though her plan to win the war will kill him.

Together they embark on a daring voyage through the galaxy. Before long, Noemi begins to realize Abel may be more than a machine, and, for his part, Abel's devotion to Noemi is no longer just a matter of programming. (taken from

Why I Need It: 

Back in the days before I was book blogging, I devoured Gray's Evernight series. I remember enjoying her writing immensely, and this science fiction piece sounds awesome. I'll definitely be on the lookout for this one next month.