martes, 9 de junio de 2015

Waiting on Wednesday: Paperweight by Meg Haston

Publicado por Paulina J. en 21:30

Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spinethat spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

Title: Paperweight
Series: None
Author:Meg Haston
Date Published: July 7th 2015
Publisher: Harper Teen

Seventeen-year-old Stevie is trapped. In her life. In her body. And now in an eating-disorder treatment center on the dusty outskirts of the New Mexico desert.
Life in the center is regimented and intrusive, a nightmare come true. Nurses and therapists watch Stevie at mealtime, accompany her to the bathroom, and challenge her to eat the foods she’s worked so hard to avoid.
Her dad has signed her up for sixty days of treatment. But what no one knows is that Stevie doesn't plan to stay that long. There are only twenty-seven days until the anniversary of her brother Josh’s death—the death she caused. And if Stevie gets her way, there are only twenty-seven days until she too will end her life.
In this emotionally haunting and beautifully written young adult debut, Meg Haston delves into the devastating impact of trauma and loss, while posing the question: Why are some consumed by their illness while others embark on a path toward recovery?

I've always liked about books that talk about eating disorders, this year I've read many that I've liked, heres to hoping that this one is good.

9 comentarios:

Sharon - Obsession with Books on 10 de junio de 2015, 1:53 dijo...

I haven't heard of this book before now but it sounds great! adding it to my tbr pile.

Thank you for sharing :-) Sharon – Obsession with Books


I love how simple the cover is. Great theme too.

My Waiting on Wednesday

Kaitlyn dijo...

I am currently reading this book and it is very good so far! I'm not sure how it's going to end, but I am really enjoying now!

Paulina on 10 de junio de 2015, 12:22 dijo...

I hope you like it:)

Paulina on 10 de junio de 2015, 12:22 dijo...

Yeah, sometimes less is more when it comes to book covers. Thanks for stopping by!

Paulina on 10 de junio de 2015, 12:44 dijo...

I'm glad to hear that, I'm in a reading slump right now so I really need a good book.

Krystianna on 10 de junio de 2015, 17:48 dijo...

Awesome choice! I've been looking forward to this one for a while too. It sounds wonderful. :)

Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

Paulina on 11 de junio de 2015, 18:36 dijo...

Thanks for stopping by:)

Missie on 14 de junio de 2015, 13:25 dijo...

I am adding this to my TBR, sounds like an awesome premise

Missie @ A Flurry of Ponderings

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