Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Waiting On Wednesday 25

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that highlights an upcoming book release that we are eagerly anticipating.

I just read and loved The DUFF by Kody Keplinger last week so it seemed kind of obvious what my WoW should be this week - her next book Shut Out.
Released September 5th 2011.

Most high school sports teams have rivalries with other schools. At Hamilton High, it's a civil war: the football team versus the soccer team. And for her part, Lissa is sick of it. Her quarterback boyfriend, Randy, is always ditching her to go pick a fight with the soccer team or to prank their locker room. And on three separate occasions Randy's car has been egged while he and Lissa were inside, making out. She is done competing with a bunch of sweaty boys for her own boyfriend's attention. Lissa decides to end the rivalry once and for all: She and the other players' girlfriends go on a hookup strike. The boys won't get any action from them until the football and soccer teams make peace. What they don't count on is a new sort of rivalry: an impossible girls-against-boys showdown that hinges on who will cave to their libidos first. And Lissa never sees her own sexual tension with the leader of the boys, Cash Sterling, coming.

I have no idea why but I love YA/sport novels. I am not in the least bit sporty but for some reason I love books with this theme. Crazy I know.

That's all for now.


  1. A nice choice!

    My WoW,

    Have a nice week :)

  2. Great minds think alike! I just finished The Duff too and really fancy reading Shut Out it looks fab.

  3. I absolutely adored The DUFF! I can't wait to read Shut Out! Great pick :)

    Here's my WoW picks!

  4. Love Keplinger's writing and enjoyed The Duff too. this one sound like another goo book from this talented writer. Great pick!

  5. I've hears a lot of buzz about this one...nice pick!

    Check out whats got us on pins & needles HERE!!

  6. Oooh, I like this one! Here's mine:

  7. Hey Sally, I never read The Duff. This books sounds good though. Great WOW :)
    Tristan @Reads With Wreckless Abandon

  8. Hmm, this does have an interesting twist. Thanks for sharing.

    Here's MY WOW POST

  9. I stopped by your blog today.

  10. I wasn't the biggest fan of The DUFF for a variety of reasons, but I'm still going to be checking this one out. It sounds like it may be good, and I really love the cover.

  11. Sounds like a good read, enjoy!

  12. Can't wait for Shut Out, I loved The Duff so I'm looking forward to this one too. Great pick!