Waiting on Wednesday (20)

WoW is hosted by Jill of Breaking the Spine!

Demon Princess: Reign Check by Michelle Rowan (Walker, 6/10)
Nikki Donovan, Demon Princess, is back–and stuck in a love triangle that’s straight out of hell!


Fresh from finding out that she is a demon princess, fighting her aunt for her life, and rescuing her father from being poisoned, Nikki Donovan is looking forward to getting back to her regular high school life. But when Rhys, the handsome king of the faery realm, decides to show up at her school as a “foreign exchange student,” Nikki knows this won’t be possible. Couple with this a whole host of other problems: there’s a new prophecy that claims she will destroy everyone. Her conflicted feelings for Rhys and her boyfriend, Michael, are getting in the way of their relationship. Her best friend Melinda just might be a demon-slayer-in-training, and her old crush Chris might know of her demon side. Throw in a field trip to none other than Hell itself … and Nikki’s going to be hoping for a rain check on more than just her homework!

Insatiable by Meg Cabot (William Morrow, 6/1/10)
Sick of vampires? So is Meena Harper.


But her boss is making her write about them anyway, even though Meena doesn’t believe in them.
Not that Meena isn’t familiar with the supernatural. See, Meena Harper knows how you’re going to die (not that you’re going to believe her; no one ever does).
But not even Meena’s precognition can prepare her for what happens when she meets—then makes the mistake of falling in love with—Lucien Antonescu, a modern-day prince with a bit of a dark side . . . a dark side a lot of people, like an ancient society of vampire-hunters, would prefer to see him dead for.
The problem is, he already is dead. Maybe that’s why he’s the first guy Meena’s ever met that she could see herself having a future with. See, while Meena’s always been able to see everyone else’s future, she’s never been able look into her own.
And while Lucien seems like everything Meena has ever dreamed of in a boyfriend, he might turn out to be more like a nightmare.
Now might be a good time for Meena to start learning to predict her own future . . .
If she even has one.

 

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12 thoughts on “Waiting on Wednesday (20)

  1. I'm interested in Insatiable – it sounds good! I didn't read the synopsis for Demon Princess as I haven't read the first one yet, but I like the cover. Two great picks!

  2. Haven't read the first Demon Princess book. But wow- Insatiable sounds awesome. I'm so used to junior high chick lit stories that she writes, so this is a change. Great picks!

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