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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Waiting on Wednesday: The Life of the World to Come by Dan Cluchey

 "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 Life of the World to Come by Dan Cluchey


From Goodreads:
Leo Brice is dead, in a sense (not the traditional one). When the neurotic law student meets his cosmic match in Fiona Haeberle, an impulsive spirit and burgeoning soap star, all seems well—the two fall fast in love, and spend three years navigating their twenties in wide-eyed wonder. But once the fantastical woman who had defined his future bolts to pursue a fantasy life of her own, Leo is forced to come to terms with a reality that more closely resembles an epilogue than the story he’d hoped it might be. Now a junior death row advocate, Leo immerses himself in the esoteric world of his condemned client, a born-again Georgia inmate named Michael Tiegs. As both men become consumed by the question of an afterlife—and as Leo becomes increasingly confused by his own future and past—Tiegs’ fate hangs in the balance. Leaning on his friends and grappling with his memories, Leo must try to save a client who may not want to be saved after all, even as he struggles to confront the prospect of his own mortality.
I don't know why but this sounds so good to me -- lawyers in books can be hit or miss for me depending on the accuracy but I'm going to give this one a try!  The Life of the World to Come is scheduled to be released on June 28, 2016, and I can't wait to read it!

What books are you waiting on this Wednesday??

26 comments:

  1. I'm not sure if this is a book for me, but I hope you love it. Thanks for sharing, and happy Wednesday. :)
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  2. I agree with you and definitely hope you're going to love this read!

    Thanks for sharing, here's my WoW :)

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  3. That's a new to me one! Doesn't sound like my kind of read but hope you love it once you read it!

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    Have a GREAT day!

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  4. I feel like this wil make me question all sorts of things I may not be ready to lol! Here's mine:http://editingeverything.com/blog/2016/06/08/wow-killed-sherlock-holmes/

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  5. Well doesn't this one sound like a treat. I'll have to check this one out!

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  6. Intriguing synopsis for sure but dunno if its for me. At least you don't have to wait for long!
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  7. This one definitely sounds intriguing, like it would make you think about a lot of things! I really hope you enjoy it, eva!
    here's my WoW!

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  8. I agree that law books can be hit or miss, but this one sounds interesting. I'll at least have to give it a chance ;) Thanks for sharing!
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  9. This one sounds too intense for me. Hope you love it.

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  10. Hmm, this sounds unique and different! I may give it a go. I'll be on the look-out for reviews.

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  11. Ooh! Seems really interesting. I like the cover, and the blurb has me intrigued. Hope we all enjoy this one. Thanks for sharing :)

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  12. This looks interesting and different. I'm curious as to where the author will take it because it looks like it could have the potential to be deep and moving. This is one I'd like to try.

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  13. This is new to me, but it sounds interesting. I hope you enjoy reading it.
    Thanks for stopping by My WoW earlier.

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  14. This is the first I've heard of this one! It does sound really good though and the cover is amazing! Thanks for sharing! :D

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  15. This book is new to me! Thanks for sharing!
    Happy Reading! <a href="http://paulettespapers.com/?p=10812”>Dani @ Paulette’s Papers</a>

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  16. Hmm, I've not heard of this one! It might not be my thing, sadly. Hey, June 28th is not so far away. I hope you enjoy this book when you get the chance to read it!

    Have a fabulous week, Eva. :)

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  17. This sounds like a thought-provoking read. Enjoy!

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  18. I've been seeing this one around and it sounds like an interesting story. I used to read a lot of legal thrillers like John Grisham and the Lincoln Lawyer series, which is what this made me think. I would probably enjoy this one as well. I will definitely check out some reviews. Thanks for stopping by my WoW and sharing!!

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  19. Definitely sounds like an interesting read. Hope you like it. I'm a new Bloglovin' follower :-) If you'd like, please stop by and see my brew of WoW .

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  20. Not the sort of book I normally reach for but I have to admit this one sounds pretty good :) Hope you enjoy it, too! I'm a new GFC follower.

    What I'm Waiting For

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  21. I haven't heard of this one so thanks for introducing it to me!

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  22. This one sure sounds intriguing- and you're so right about lawyers in books there :) Hope you enjoy it!

    Thanks for stopping by my WoW

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  23. This does sound somewhat interesting. I'm not 100% sure if it's for me, but I would love to read some reviews on it and then maybe read it. :D I hope you love it!

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