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Waiting on Wednesday: The Most Dangerous Place on Earth by Lindsey Lee Johnson

 "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 Most Dangerous Place on Earth by Lindsey Lee Johnson

From Goodreads:
A captivating debut novel for readers of Celeste Ng's Everything I Never Told You and Curtis Sittenfeld's Prep, The Most Dangerous Place on Earth unleashes an unforgettable cast of characters into a realm known for its cruelty and peril: the American high school.

In an idyllic community of wealthy California families, new teacher Molly Nicoll becomes intrigued by the hidden lives of her privileged students. Unknown to Molly, a middle school tragedy in which they were all complicit continues to reverberate for her kids: Nick, the brilliant scam artist; Emma, the gifted dancer and party girl; Dave, the B student who strives to meet his parents expectations; Calista, the hippie outcast who hides her intelligence for reasons of her own. Theirs is a world in which every action may become public postable, shareable, indelible. With the rare talent that transforms teenage dramas into compelling and urgent fiction, Lindsey Lee Johnson makes vivid a modern adolescence lived in the gleam of the virtual, but rich with the sorrow, passion, and beauty of life in any time, and at any age. 
A comparison to Prep will get me every time!  The Most Dangerous Place on Earth is scheduled to be released on January 3, 2017, and I can't wait to read it!

What books are you waiting on this Wednesday??


  1. This does look good, I hope you love it!

  2. That's a new to me one! Not sure if it's my kind of read but I hope you love it!

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    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  3. Looks interesting. I'd be interested in seeing your review for this.

  4. That blurb sounded so vague. It definitely makes me want to pick up the book!
    Thanks for sharing! :)

  5. This looks really awesome, I like the idea that it will go through generations :) hope you end up enjoying!
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  6. Great pick! This is like a modern day Breakfast Club with a twist. Bringing all of the kids with different backgrounds together. I am definitely adding this to my TBR list. Thanks for sharing!

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  7. Wow, very interesting. Adding to my list!

  8. This book is new to me! Thanks for sharing!
    Happy Reading! <a href="”>Dani @ Paulette’s Papers</a>

  9. Very intriguing. I'd like to learn more about each character and see how the story turns out. Thanks for sharing :)

  10. Hmmm, sounds good. :D The blurb is a bit vague & I'm not familiar with the books it's compared to, but I definitely want to give it a try!

  11. Looks interesting! I haven't read anything from this author but I hope it lives up to your expectations :)

    I’m waiting for “The Sun is Also a Star” by Nicola Yoon:)

  12. This one is on my wish list, too. I'm really hoping it's great for both of us, when and if I get to read it, that is. I'm so swamped with library books coming in that have been on hold.

  13. I haven't read Prep or Everything I Never Told You but this sounds pretty good!

  14. This book is new to me, but it sounds good. I hope you enjoy reading it, Eva.
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  15. Somewhere I think I saw this or read about this one. I wonder how the teacher gets involved????? Great pick!!

  16. I have read neither Prep nor Everything I Never Told You, but this synopsis is enough to make me want to try this book. Sure sounds intriguing! Great pick, Eva!

    This week, I'm waiting on a prehistoric fantasy! Check it out here

  17. This one is totally new to me! It's not really my kind of read, but it's interesting enough that I might have to check it out...

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  18. I haven't heard of this one yet! It sounds great. I added it to my to read list on Goodreads. :D


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