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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Waiting On Wednesday #101: GEEK GIRL by Holly Smale (YA)

"Waiting On Wednesday" is a weekly meme hosted by  Breaking the Spine. 

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, quite possibly, to make our shelves look all pretty too :)

What I'm waiting for...

Geek Girl #1
by Holly Smale 
Expected release date: January 27th, 2015
Published by: Harper Teen
Genre: Young Adult Contemporary
Format: Hardcover, eBook


Geek + runway = a hilarious runaway hit! 
This bestselling UK debut is full of humor and high-fashion hijinks — 
and now it’s coming to America.

Harriet Manners is tired of being labeled a geek. So when she’s discovered by a modeling agent, she seizes the chance to reinvent herself. There’s only one problem: 
Harriet is the definition of awkward. 
Does she have what it takes to transform from geek to chic?

Geek Girl is the first book in a hilarious new trilogy. It was also the #1 bestselling YA debut of 2013 in the UK, where it was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize and won the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize for Best Book for Teens. With all the humor and fabulous shenanigans of Louise Rennison’s Confessions of Georgia Nicolson and Meg Cabot’s The Princess DiariesGeek Girl is about to become an international superstar.

Why I'm waiting for GEEK GIRL...

First of all, LOOK at that cover!!!
You all must know by now that I do judge books by their covers, and I absolutely adore this one!

This book had me by its title too! 

AND, I've heard so much about this trilogy! I'm happy to see it finally coming to the U.S.

SO, what are you waiting for???


  1. This has been out in the UK for a while and the series is one of the top most loved YA series' here :D

    My WoW

  2. Considering it has been out awhile over here, I haven't read it, haha.

    Here's mine

    Kirsty @ StudioReads

  3. This probably isn't really my kind of read. I hope you love it though! Thanks for sharing :)

    Here's my F&F!

  4. I could've sworn this has been out for a while. *scratches head* Anyway, I hope you'll enjoy!

  5. I'm really interested and curious because of all the awards this has won in the UK. Great that its finally going to get a US release so I can check it out for myself! Cool pick, thanks for sharing!
    My WoW.

  6. Yes, please! *running to Goodreads to add it to my TBR list!*


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