Waiting on Wednesday (46)

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

This week I am waiting on:

359 Cover 3:59
 Gretchen McNeil

Release 9-17-13

Josie Byrne’s life is spiraling out of control. Her parents are divorcing, her boyfriend Nick has grown distant, and her physics teacher has it in for her. When she’s betrayed by the two people she trusts most, Josie thinks things can’t get worse.

Until she starts having dreams about a girl named Jo. Every night at the same time—3:59 a.m.

Jo’s life is everything Josie wants: she’s popular, her parents are happily married, and Nick adores her. It all seems real, but they’re just dreams, right? Josie thinks so, until she wakes one night to a shadowy image of herself in the bedroom mirror – Jo. 

Josie and Jo realize that they are doppelgängers living in parallel universes that overlap every twelve hours at exactly 3:59. Fascinated by Jo’s perfect world, Josie jumps at the chance to jump through the portal and switch places for a day.

But Jo’s world is far from perfect. Not only is Nick not Jo’s boyfriend, he hates her. Jo’s mom is missing, possibly insane. And at night, shadowy creatures feed on human flesh.

By the end of the day, Josie is desperate to return to her own life. But there’s a problem: Jo has sealed the portal, trapping Josie in this dangerous world. Can she figure out a way home before it’s too late?

From master of suspense Gretchen McNeil comes a riveting and deliciously eerie story about the lives we wish we had – and how they just might kill you.

Why I am Waiting:

This just sounds really exciting!  I really enjoyed Ten and liked the fast paced writing style of it.  Alternate realities are something that I have been seeing more and more of in upcoming books and this one sounds like it will be quite suspenseful since her doppleganger traps her on the other side.  Definitely looking very forward to this one!  What are you Waiting on?

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6 responses to “Waiting on Wednesday (46)

  1. Great pick. I’m really intrigued by this book. Thanks for sharing 🙂

    Happy Wednesday!


  2. And when it seems too good to be true… Lol. Cool pick!

  3. I know! I’m dying to get my hands on this one. I’ve been checking NG and EW like a fiend hoping it would pop up to no avail. At least we don’t have too much longer to wait. Great pick!

  4. This one sounds awesome! I’m really hoping to get my hands on a copy

  5. Great pick! This one has been on my list ever since I heard about it. It sounds like it’s going to be creepy!

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