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Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Waiting on Wednesday (3/10)

Title: Swoon at Your Own Risk
Author: Sydney Salter
Release Date: April 5

It’s the summer before senior year and Polly Martin has sworn off boys. Who needs the hurt and confusion? Five recent breakups have left her with an unnatural knowledge of NASCAR, the ultimate hiker’s outfit, a student council position, the sixth highest score on the Donkey Kong machine at the mall, and a summer job at Wild Waves with ex #2 Sawyer Holmes.
Success seems a sure thing when Polly’s grandmother, the syndicated advice columnist, Miss Swoon, moves in for the summer. Polly almost doesn’t mind sharing a room with her little sister, Grace. Think of all the great advice she’ll get!
Everything is going according to plan except... Miss Swoon turns out to be a man-crazy septuagenarian! And then there’s Xander Cooper. If only he wouldn’t keep showing up at Wild Waves with his adorable cousins every afternoon — and what is he writing in that little notebook?
No advice column in the world can prepare Polly for the lessons she learns when she goes on a group camping trip (with three too many ex-boyfriends). Polly is forced to see people for who they are — a blend of good and bad qualities that can’t be reduced to a list or a snappy answer in a Miss Swoon column.
Sounds like a perfect summer read, don't you think?

Waiting on Wednesday was created by Jill at Breaking The Spine

5 kommentarer:

Morgan said...

I've had this on my wishlist for a while now, but seeing it on your blog, is making me want to read it even more.

Book Crazy Jenn said...

Great pick, this one looks like such a fun book!

Lauren said...

I read this last month and it was, without a doubt, a perfect summery type read. I hope you like it when you get the chance to read it. :)

Ladybug said...

Great pick! I'm so looking forward to reading this book :)

I like your new layout by the way =D

Melissa said...

This sounds like such a sweet, summery read...I can't wait for this! :)