“Waiting” on Wednesday: Cold Kiss

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

Cold Kiss by Amy Garvey

Hardcover: 304 pages
Publication date: September 20, 2011
Publisher: HarperCollins

It was a beautiful, warm summer day, the day Danny died.

Suddenly Wren was alone and shattered. In a heartbroken fury, armed with dark incantations and a secret power, Wren decides that what she wants—what she must do—is to bring Danny back.

But the Danny who returns is just a shell of the boy Wren fell in love with. His touch is icy; his skin, smooth and stiff as marble; his chest, cruelly silent when Wren rests her head against it.

Wren must keep Danny a secret, hiding him away, visiting him at night, while her life slowly unravels around her. Then Gabriel DeMarnes transfers to her school, and Wren realizes that somehow, inexplicably, he can sense the powers that lie within her—and that he knows what she has done. And now Gabriel wants to help make things right.

But Wren alone has to undo what she has wrought—even if it means breaking her heart all over again.

The last time I read anything to do with necromancy and bringing the dead back to life was last year with Kelley Armstrong’s Darkest Powers trilogy. This, however, is quite a different tale. I’m very interested to see where Garvey takes it.

Author: Kim

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0 Replies to ““Waiting” on Wednesday: Cold Kiss”

  1. Great choice, can’t wait to read this one. Hope you enjoy it. Here is our WOW

  2. Great choice! I hadn’t heard of this one yet!

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  3. I’ve read the summary to this book twice now and each time images from an episode from Supernatural come to mind!

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  4. I have just read this one! I hope you enjoy it when it is released.

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  5. Ok that sounds pretty danged cool! I may have to check this one out!

  6. I’m waiting for this book too! =)

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  7. Definitely has an interesting premise. Great pick!

  8. Heard really really good stuff about this one.

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  9. This looks like something I would like. FABR

  10. I had an ARC of this. It was interesting. I definitely wanted to know how it would all turn out as I was reading it.

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  11. New follower here!

    This is a great choice and one that I’m super excited about reading!

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  12. Aye curumba! Intense. Ive seen this around but this is the first time I actually read the description.

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  13. I hadn’t heard of this one yet but it sounds really good!

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