“Waiting” on Wednesday: School Spirits

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

School Spirits by Rachel Hawkins

Hardcover: 304 pages
Publication date: May 14th 2013
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion
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Fifteen-year-old Izzy Brannick was trained to fight monsters. For centuries, her family has hunted magical creatures. But when Izzy’s older sister vanishes without a trace while on a job, Izzy’s mom decides they need to take a break.

Izzy and her mom move to a new town, but they soon discover it’s not as normal as it appears. A series of hauntings has been plaguing the local high school, and Izzy is determined to prove her worth and investigate. But assuming the guise of an average teenager is easier said than done. For a tough girl who’s always been on her own, it’s strange to suddenly make friends and maybe even have a crush.

Can Izzy trust her new friends to help find the secret behind the hauntings before more people get hurt?

When I first saw the cover, I was like “WHO’S RIPPING OFF HEX HALL!?” than I actually read the title and description and was like “YESSSS! HEX HALL SPIN OFF! YAY BRANNICKS!”, so it was all very exciting. I do love the Hex Hall series, now I want to re-read it haha. May is so far awaaaaaaaay!
What are you waiting on? Link me up below!

Author: Cyn

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0 Replies to ““Waiting” on Wednesday: School Spirits”

  1. Rachel Hawkins, eff yeah!! Hex Hall was great so I’m looking forward to this too! I’m sure it’ll have all the charm and greatness of the first series.

  2. The Hex Hall books are still on my list, I have to get to them… But I had a similar thought on the cover, only that I thought, “Oh, another Hex Hall novel.”
    Thanks a lot for sharing. Happy reading, and happy holidays. My WoW

  3. I really love the sound of this & the cover is great.

  4. I still haven’t read the first two in the series, but I’ve only heard awesome things about them. Great pick!

    Stop by my WoW

  5. I still need to read the last book in the series but I loved the first two, I’m just so behind on my series books right now. I’m excited they’re making a spin off from it though, can’t wait! =D

  6. MORE HEX HALL! So excited. 😀

  7. I have the book on my to-read list and I’d love to read it when it comes out. I’m a fan of the Hex Hall series and I can’t wait to read this one. Great pick!
    Come check out my WOW post.

  8. I hope you enjoy reading this one when it is released.

    My WoW this week is Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo.

  9. You know. I’ve owned the Hex Hall series (the first two books) for a while now. Must read them. Didn’t know there was a spin off series. Thanks so much for sharing! 🙂

    P.S. -> Loved how you thought they had ripped off Hex Hall series when you saw the cover but it turned out to be the spin off series. Too funny, haha.

  10. This sounds great. I am looking forward to it. Thanks for sharing!

  11. Haven’t gotten to this series yet, but I’ll have to soon! Love the covers. 🙂 Thanks for stopping by! 😀

    Daphne @ Reading Until Dawn

  12. Mel@thedailyprophecy says: Reply

    I was so excited when I saw that there was going to be a spin off! The cover only adds to my excitement, because I love how they kept it in the same style 😀 I can’t wait to read it!

    WoW Mel@thedailyprophecy.

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