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On My Wishlist (#1) February 11, 2012

Posted by thehypermonkey in Book talk.
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On My Wishlist is a fun weekly event hosted by Book Chick City and runs every Saturday. It’s where we list all the books we desperately want but haven’t actually bought yet. They can be old, new or forthcoming. It’s also an event that you can join in with too – Mr Linky is always at the ready for you to link your own ‘On My Wishlist’ post. If you want to know more click here.


Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl. . . .

Cinder, a gifted mechanic, is a cyborg. She’s a second-class citizen with a mysterious past, reviled by her stepmother and blamed for her stepsister’s illness. But when her life becomes intertwined with the handsome Prince Kai’s, she suddenly finds herself at the center of an intergalactic struggle, and a forbidden attraction. Caught between duty and freedom, loyalty and betrayal, she must uncover secrets about her past in order to protect her world’s future.

I heard about this book on Twitter. Since I read about it on Goodreads I’ve been wanting to read it ever since. It sounds like it’s right up my alley. A twist on a fairy tale!

What’s on your wishlist?



1. oliviasopinions - February 11, 2012

Sounds good! For some reason the cover art kind of creeps me out though!

akamaireader - February 11, 2012

it is a creepy looking disembodied leg isn’t it? it looks detached and it’s got *stuff* going on with it!

2. oliviasopinions - February 11, 2012

Very cyborg-like!

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