“Waiting” On Wednesday: Ruin and Rising

Waiting on WednesdayWaiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine. The purpose is to spotlight upcoming releases that we are excited for.

Ruin and Rising - Leigh BardugoRuin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

Hardcover: 432 pages
Publication date: June 17th 2014
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co
Add on: Goodreads

The capital has fallen. The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne.

Now the nation’s fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army.

Deep in an ancient network of tunnels and caverns, a weakened Alina must submit to the dubious protection of the Apparat and the zealots who worship her as a Saint. Yet her plans lie elsewhere, with the hunt for the elusive firebird and the hope that an outlaw prince still survives.

Alina will have to forge new alliances and put aside old rivalries as she and Mal race to find the last of Morozova’s amplifiers. But as she begins to unravel the Darkling’s secrets, she reveals a past that will forever alter her understanding of the bond they share and the power she wields. The firebird is the one thing that stands between Ravka and destruction—and claiming it could cost Alina the very future she’s fighting for.

It has a coverrrrr! I’m so excited! The finale for The Grisha Series! I want happy endings all around haha…probably won’t be happening but yeaaah. Okay Mal, I need to you to  get it together and then we’re good.

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Author: Cyn

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0 Replies to ““Waiting” On Wednesday: Ruin and Rising”

  1. Me too, Me too. I want this one, need to know how it ends.
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  2. Someday I will get to reading this series! They are really gorgeous covers. Hope you enjoy this one!

  3. And me!!! I absolutely cannot wait to get my hands on Ruin & Rising so I can sit and read all three books together, I have high hopes and expectations but I’m fully prepared to not get what I want! Great pick 🙂

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  4. Such a beautiful cover, it’s almost here! I need to catch up with book two, but I’m still super excited! 🙂

  5. I haven’t read this series, but it looks tempting. Enjoy! Here’s MY WOW POST

  6. I really need to try this series! Thanks for sharing and stopping by 🙂

  7. I just started Shadow and Bone – so good!
    Missie @ A Flurry of Ponderings

  8. I’m about to start Shadow and Bone too! YAY!!!! I’m super excited about this series! xoxo
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  9. I’m going to shamefully admit I haven’t even started the series yet, but since this is the last one, I will after it’s out. 😀

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    Kirsty @ StudioReads

  10. So so so so excited for this book! Great pick!

    MJ @ MJ Reads

  11. I haven’t started reading this series yet. I really hope you enjoy reading the finale.

  12. DEFINITELY CANNOT WAIT TO READ THIS ONE YAYYY! 😀

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    Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!

  13. I can’t see it being a COMPLETELY happy ending, but I feel like maybe a largely happy one? Like the Darkling is defeated but Ravka is kind of destroyed? And Mal and Alina are together and happyyyyyyy. That’s all I need. 🙂 Great pick!!

  14. *sigh* I love that the cover is out for this and I’m dying to get my hands on a copy!!! This will be a WOW for me in a month or so. GREAT pick! Thanks for stopping by my WOW!

  15. I actually met this author at YALLFest last year and got the first two books signed, but havent actually read them yet *sigh* I need to get started on that asap! Great pick, Cyn!

    Thanks for stopping by my WoW

    Xoxo. Alexis @ Lexi Swoons

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  16. I never got into this series, but I do love those pretty covers and I’ve heard great things. I hope you love this one. Great pick!

  17. I really love the cover for this and yes I am eagerly waiting for Ruin and Rising too! I kinda hated Mal in book 2 but I hope he gets it straight this time. 😀

  18. I need this book like airrrrrrrr! EEP!

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