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Wednesday, October 17, 2012

"Waiting On" Wednesday (49): Dance of Shadows

"Waiting On" a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

This week I'm excitedly waiting on....

Dancing with someone is an act of trust. Elegant and intimate; you're close enough to kiss, close enough to feel your partner's heartbeat. But for Vanessa, dance is deadly – and she must be very careful who she trusts . . .
Vanessa Adler attends an elite ballet school – the same one her older sister, Margaret, attended before she disappeared. Vanessa feels she can never live up to her sister's shining reputation. But Vanessa, with her glorious red hair and fair skin, has a kind of power when she dances – she loses herself in the music, breathes different air, and the world around her turns to flames . . . 
Soon she attracts the attention of three men: gorgeous Zep, mysterious Josh, and the great, enigmatic choreographer Josef Zhalkovsky. When Josef asks Vanessa to dance the lead in the Firebird, she has little idea of the danger that lies ahead – and the burning forces about to be unleashed.

Dance of Shadows
Yelena Black

The synopsis above is all vague-y, but I kinda like it that way. This sounds like it will have a lovely eerie-ness to it, which is always captivating. I really hope it has a dark quality as well. Plus, that cover is gorgeous!

What are you waiting on this week?!


Unknown said...

I love the cover! I want to read it based off that. I love books about dance. The synopsis is a bit vague. Sounds dark and intriguing but not sure what all is going on but very curious!

Ninja Girl said...

Doesn't matter how many times I see that cover. It is just beautiful!! Great pick!
Ninja Girl

Little Miss Becky said...

SOOO excited to read this one. Love stories about dance---throw in a little paranormal fun and you've got the prefect combo!

mk said...

Every time I look at this cover I wish to have the book just so I could stare at the pretty cover forever... I'm not all that excited about the story, though I hope you like it when it comes out.
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Michelle Sedeño said...

The cover looked gorgeous, indeed! It also sounds interesting. Thanks for sharing!
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Megan Nicole said...

Oh my gosh! I haven't heard of this one before. After seeing this I have to have it! Thanks for sharing! :)
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Novels On The Run said...

I want to read this one too!! Great WOW!


Maji Bookshelf said...

Seriously, this cover is just.. beautiful. The idea, its just so SMART! Anyways, it sounds so interesting! Great pick!
- Farah @ MajiBookshelf

Unknown said...

This is one of my favorite covers. Awesome pick, I can't wait for this one too..

Jenea @ Books Live Forever' WoW

Monica said...

love the cover and hoping I get a copy soon. feel free to stop by and check out mine...

Anonymous said...

Great pick. It sounds like a good read. Thanks for sharing.

Anonymous said...

Nice cover and choice.

The Shadow Realm said...

Great pick! Had this as my WoW a few picks ago. Loving the cover!

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Molli @ Once Upon a Prologue said...

This one sounds really sinister. I like it! I'm gonna have to make sure to read it. Fab pick, Aiecha!

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