Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday...3/30

WOW is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, where we spotlight upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating!

This week is a new book and author to me.. I have heard some really great things about this book and can't wait to read it:)

Title: Then I Met My Sister
Author: Christine Hurely Deriso
Publisher: FLUX
Date: April 8, 2011


Shannon has been the backdrop of my life since the moment I was born. 

Summer Stetson lives inside a shrine to her dead sister. Eclipsed by Shannon's greatness, Summer feels like she's a constant disappointment to her controlling, Type A momzilla and her all-too-quiet dad. Her best friend Gibson believes Summer's C average has more to do with rebelliousness than smarts, but she knows she can never measure up; academically or otherwise. 

On her birthday, Summer receives a secret gift from her aunt; Shannon's diary. Suddenly, the one-dimensional vision of her sister becomes all too solid. Is this love-struck, mom-bashing badass the same Shannon everyone raves about? Determined to understand her troubled sister, Summer dives headfirst down a dark rabbit hole and unearths painful family secrets. Each revelation brings Summer closer to the mysterious and liberating truth about her family, and herself.


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