Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Waiting On Wednesday #11: Two And Twenty Dark Tales - Dark Retellings of Mother Goose Rhymes


"Waiting On Wednesday" is a weekly meme hosted by  

This is were we get to 'spotlight' books that we are anxiously waiting to be released! The ones that we are dying to get our hands on and read into the wee hours of the night and make our shelves look all pretty :)



by Nina Berry, Sarwat Chadda, Shannon Delany, Max Scialdone, Karen Mahoney, Lisa Mantchev, Gretchen McNeil, Francisco X. Stork, K.M. Walton, Suzanne Young, Michelle Zink, Leigh Fallon, Angie Frazier, Jessie Harrell, Nancy Holder, Heidi R. Kling, Suzanne Lazear and Pam van Hylckama Vlieg 
Release Date: October 16th, 2012 


 
"Nursery rhymes sung sweetly can take us back to childhood. 
But deep inside many of those childhood favorites is… 
a hint of something dark. 

TWO AND TWENTY DARK TALES: 
Dark Retellings of Mother Goose Rhymes 
imagines dark and sinister things amuck in Mother Goose-land. 
From familiar rhymes, to some of the more obscure, 
TWO AND TWENTY DARK TALES is a must read 
for anyone who enjoyed Mother Goose rhymes as a child, 
but has come to love the darkest of tales."


Do I really need to explain why I want this book SO badly??? 

DARK RETELLINGS OF MOTHER GOOSE RHYMES!!! 
Need I say more???

And look at all of these amazing authors! 

I thought I saw somewhere that a portion of the first few books sold were going to some charity... ??? 

SO, what are you waiting on this week??? 

11 comments:

  1. I like to read this kind of book once in a while ... nice pick!!

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  2. I'm not a big fan of Antologies. .. Maybe for the same reason why I don't like to read Novella's so much - the stories are just always too short!!! But this one does sound great..HM!

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  3. This is going to be the bomb! It's so awesome. ;D

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  4. Everything about this book sounds awesome! That cover especially- whoa!

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  5. Oooh! This does sound interesting. Great choice! I only recognize a few of the authors, will have to look the rest up.

    Thanks for sharing,
    Dani

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  7. First time hearing about this book! It sounds soo good! Thanks for sharing :)

    Happy Belated Wednesday :)

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  8. Anthologies aren't really my thing, but for this one I'm going to make an expection! :D

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