Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Waiting on Wednesday - Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine,  that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating or books that are in our TBR pile.  This week’s “can’t-wait-to-read” selection is


Summary (by Goodreads)

In an exhilarating new series, New York Times bestselling author Rachel Caine rewrites history, creating a dangerous world where the Great Library of Alexandria has survived the test of time.…
 
Ruthless and supremely powerful, the Great Library is now a presence in every major city, governing the flow of knowledge to the masses. Alchemy allows the Library to deliver the content of the greatest works of history instantly—but the personal ownership of books is expressly forbidden.
 
Jess Brightwell believes in the value of the Library, but the majority of his knowledge comes from illegal books obtained by his family, who are involved in the thriving black market. Jess has been sent to be his family’s spy, but his loyalties are tested in the final months of his training to enter the Library’s service.
 
When he inadvertently commits heresy by creating a device that could change the world, Jess discovers that those who control the Great Library believe that knowledge is more valuable than any human life—and soon both heretics and books will burn.…

This title sounds so exciting! I can't believe that I didn't post it earlier (the title came out at the beginning of July).  It is on my TBR list and I'll be finishing it this summer so make sure to keep your eyes out for the review!
- Christinabean



2 comments:

  1. I'm really excited to read this one too! It sounds amazing. Looking forward to your review :)

    -- Nicola Reads YA

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  2. Haven't heard of this one. Definitely an interesting concept.

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