On My Wishlist – 16

On My Wishlist is a fun weekly event hosted by Book Chick City and runs every Saturday. It’s where we list all the books we desperately want but haven’t actually bought yet. They can be old, new or forthcoming. Click on the link to Book Chick City, sign the Mr. Linky and join the fun!

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I possibly love everything about this one : from the striking cover to the interesting premise (yay for witches!), I am absolutely intrigued. Why, oh why must we wait until February 2012?

Born Wicked by Jessica Spotswood

Summary from Goodreads :

Everybody knows Cate Cahill and her sisters are eccentric. Too pretty, too reclusive, and far too educated for their own good. But the truth is even worse: they’re witches. And if their secret is discovered by the priests of the Brotherhood, it would mean an asylum, a prison ship—or an early grave.

Before her mother died, Cate promised to protect her sisters. But with only six months left to choose between marriage and the Sisterhood, she might not be able to keep her word . . . especially after she finds her mother’s diary, uncovering a secret that could spell her family’s destruction. Desperate to find alternatives to their fate, Cate starts scouring banned books and questioning rebellious new friends, all while juggling tea parties, shocking marriage proposals, and a forbidden romance with the completely unsuitable Finn Belastra.

If what her mother wrote is true, the Cahill girls aren’t safe. Not from the Brotherhood, the Sisterhood—not even from each other.

What is at the top of your wishlist right now?


7 responses to “On My Wishlist – 16”

  1. BermudaOnion says :

    I love the title and the cover! Oh my gosh, it’s fabulous!

  2. Safari Poet says :

    I’m not usually drawn to historicals, but this does sound interesting.

    On My Wishlist

  3. Bookish Brunette (@Bookbrunette) says :

    This one looks SO amazing right???

  4. Shari says :

    Yep, this book looks great! I want it too!!! I’m so happy to have found so many new blogs this Saturday. I know I’ll be back often. Have a great weekend. If you get the chance you can see my wishlist here:

  5. Lisa @ Lost in Literature says :

    Looks great! Awesome cover!! Hope you get it soon! 🙂

    Thanks for stopping by Lost in Literature!

  6. zibilee says :

    This sounds fantastic! I also really love the cover. Great choice today!

  7. Erica says :

    I simply cannot wait for this one – I love the cover so much too.

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