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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Waiting on Wednesday: The Big Rewind by Libby Cudmore

 "Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that you are eagerly anticipating.

Today, I am waiting on:  
The Big Rewind by Libby Cudmore!


From Goodreads:
Raymond Chandler meets Nick Hornby in this clever noir romp through hipster Brooklyn as a mysterious mix tape puts a young amateur sleuth on the hunt for a killer—and for the truths hidden within her own heart.

Jett Bennett moved to New York to become a music journalist. What she found was a temp gig as a proofreader, but at least she’s fitting in with the artists and musicians in the tragically hip Brooklyn neighborhood she calls home.

But when Jett opens up her mail and finds a mix tape meant for her neighbor, KitKat, a local queen bee renowned for her “enhanced” baked goods and retro videogame collection, everything changes. Jett drops off the cassette and discovers that it’s game over for KitKat: someone bashed her head in with a rolling pin… and left her pot brownies burning in the oven.

KitKat’s boyfriend, Bronco, is M.I.A. Her sister is so desperate that she asks Jett to snoop around. Then there’s that mix tape. Jett didn’t know KitKat well, but she knows music. And a tape full of love songs from someone other than Bronco screams motive—sending Jett and her best friend, Sid, on an epic quest to find KitKat’s killer through record stores, strip joints, vegan bakeries, and basement nightclubs—a journey that resonates with Jett, and her past, in unexpected ways.
I love love love mix tapes and love books with music!  This one sounds really good!  The Big Rewind is scheduled for release on February 2, 2016, and you can pre-order here!!

What books are you waiting on this Wednesday??


13 comments:

  1. I haven't heard of this one, but love the cover. So vintage! My WoW is gothic horror romance and kind of a different thing for me, but I think it's going to be amazing.

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  2. WHOA this is the first time I've seen it and it is *SO* going on my TBR! Love everything about it. Thanks for sharing, Eva! :D YAY!

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  3. Cute pick! Like that cover too! Hope you enjoy this one!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  4. I just saw this one not too long ago and think it sounds awesome - great pick!!!

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  5. I love music and mystery theme. This definitely sounds like a good one. Great pick.

    Happy Wednesday!

    Shane @ Itching for Books

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  6. This. Sounds. Fantastic. Thanks for sharing, I had no idea about this one!
    Here's my WoW :)

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  7. I just received an ARC of this through Edelweiss last week. I also love mix tapes and really appreciate it when music is incorporated into books.

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  8. I'm DEFINITELY adding this to my TBR list. Who didn't love a good mix tape back in the day. Add in a murder mystery and this has awesome written all over it. Thanks for sharing!!

    Here is my WoW: http://www.jacquesbooknook.blogspot.com/2015/07/waiting-of-wednesday-winter-by-marissa.html

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  9. Sounds interesting! I haven't heard of the author before. Thanks for sharing.

    Here's my WoW !

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  10. Mix tapes make me nostalgic yet they make me feel old. This sounds really fun, though!
    Jen @ YA Romantics

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  11. I hope you enjoy this book when you read it!

    Thanks for visiting my blog!

    Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!

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  12. This one is new to me, but it sounds really good. I hope you enjoy reading it.
    My WoW

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