Waiting on Wednesday - Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo2:02 PM
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine spotlighting upcoming releases we're eagerly anticipating.
Release Date: September 29, 2015
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Summary (from Raincoast Books):
Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price--and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can't pull it off alone...
A convict with a thirst for revenge.
A sharpshooter who can't walk away from a wager.
A runaway with a privileged past.
A spy known as the Wraith.
A Heartrender using her magic to survive the slums.
A thief with a gift for unlikely escapes.
Six dangerous outcasts. One impossible heist. Kaz's crew is the only thing that might stand between the world and destruction--if they don't kill each other first.
I'm pretty sure everyone in the entire YA community is excited to read Leigh Bardugo's Six of Crows! Described as Game of Thrones meets Ocean's Eleven, and set in the world of the Grisha trilogy, well, who wouldn't be highly anticipating this book?! I can't wait to meet all the new characters in Six of Crows. A group of outcasts working together to pull off an impossible heist? SO. FREAKING. AWESOME.