Happy Wednesday! Originally created by Jill at Breaking The Spine, Waiting on Wednesday was adapted to Can’t Wait Wednesday by Tressa at Wishful Endings. It is a weekly meme that spotlights upcoming releases that I’m eagerly anticipating!
This week’s Can’t Wait Wednesday book is…
The Marvelous by Claire Kann
Published on June 8, 2021 by Swoon Reads
Genres: Contemporary, Thriller, YA, Queer
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From the author of Let's Talk About Love, this YA novel follows a young woman as she hosts an epic night of games with a big cash prize for the winner.
Everybody knows Jewel Van Hanen.
When Jewel inherits a not-so-small fortune, she decides to throw a party to celebrate at her new estate. Except she isn't hosting an ordinary high school party: she's hosting a bash with an exclusive guest list of her most loyal "friends" and a life-changing cash prize awarded at midnight.
Once the party begins, her friends embark on an unforgettable game solving cryptic clues, confessing their darkest secrets, and conquering fear-based dares. But as the game grows tougher and intensely more personal, they all begin to wonder: Who exactly is Jewel Van Hanen and why would she put them through this?
- I’ve been OVER THE MOON EXCITED about Claire Kann’s books since 2017, and yet… other than her short story in EVERY BODY SHINES (which finally has a cover!!!)…. I haven’t read any of her books yet. (hides in shame)
- HELLO HAVE YOU SEEN THAT COVER IT IS BEE YOU TEE FULL!!!!!
- QUEER! THRILLER!
- Knives Out
- The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
- Pretty Little Liars by Sara Shepard
- The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin
I AM SO EXCITED for this book! What upcoming books are you excited to read? Let me know in the comments and have a splendiferous week!