8/13/2014

Waiting on Wednesday #77: Talon by Julie Kagawa

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly feature created by Jill at Breaking the Spine. This is where you showcase an upcoming release you're anxiously awaiting!

This week, I'm waiting on:
Talon by Julie Kagawa.

Expected Publication: October 28, 2014.
by: Harlequin Teen.

Goodreads Synopsis:
Long ago, dragons were hunted to near extinction by the Order of St. George, a legendary society of dragon slayers. Hiding in human form and growing their numbers in secret, the dragons of Talon have become strong and cunning, and they're positioned to take over the world with humans none the wiser.
Ember and Dante Hill are the only sister and brother known to dragonkind. Trained to infiltrate society, Ember wants to live the teen experience and enjoy a summer of freedom before taking her destined place in Talon. But destiny is a matter of perspective, and a rogue dragon will soon challenge everything Ember has been taught. As Ember struggles to accept her future, she and her brother are hunted by the Order of St. George.
Soldier Garret Xavier Sebastian has a mission to seek and destroy all dragons, and Talon's newest recruits in particular. But he cannot kill unless he is certain he has found his prey: and nothing is certain about Ember Hill. Faced with Ember's bravery, confidence and all-too-human desires, Garret begins to question everything that the Order has ingrained in him: and what he might be willing to give up to find the truth about dragons.

Why I'm excited:
DRAGONS. Seriously guys. Dragons. And dragons that can take on human form! Whaaaat? Come on. Need I say more?

What are you waiting on this week?

5 comments:

  1. This is going to be an amazing book indeed. I hope you love this book. J. Kagawa always writes the best YA books. Great pick.

    Grace @ Books of Love

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  2. Julie Kagawa is just awesome. I'm hoping to read this book too.

    My WoW: http://loveineverypage.weebly.com/new-adult-romance/waiting-on-wednesday-3-boarded-by-love-by-toni-aleo

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  3. I'm not sure how I feel about dragon books, but this one does sounds rather great!
    My WoW

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  4. I want to read this SO bad!!! I love Julie Kagawa, plus, DRAGONS. 'Nuff said ;)
    My WoW: http://brilliantlynovel.wordpress.com/2014/08/13/waiting-on-wednesday-what-if/

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  5. Yess, I can't wait for this one either! I haven't read many dragon books before, but I'll read anything by Julie Kagawa. I love her!
    Ariel @ Bookish Confessions

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