Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Waiting on Wednesday: Red Rising

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly bookish meme, 
hosted by Breaking the Spine,
that showcase upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating. 

Today I'll be spotlighting:

Red Rising
By: Pierce Brown
Release date: Jan. 28, 2014
(also Pierce Brown's birthday)

Blurb: "Darrow is a Helldiver, one of a thousand men and women who live in the vast caves beneath the surface of Mars. Generations of Helldivers have spent their lives toiling to mine the precious elements that will allow the planet to be terraformed. Just knowing that one day people will be able to walk the surface of the planet is enough to justify their sacrifice. The Earth is dying, and Darrow and his people are the only hope humanity has left.

Until the day Darrow learns that it is all a lie. Mars is habitable - and indeed has been inhabited for generations by a class of people calling themselves the Golds. The Golds regard Darrow and his fellows as slave labour, to be exploited and worked to death without a second thought.

With the help of a mysterious group of rebels, Darrow disguises himself as a Gold and infiltrates their command school, intent on taking down his oppressors from the inside.
But the command school is a battlefield. And Darrow isn't the only student with an agenda..."

I'm not even sure how long it's been since I've been talking about this book. And I'm just going off of what other's, who have actually read it, are saying!! This book is getting nothing less than 5/4 star reviews!
Give me, I want this, PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE!
(not to mention the author has been sweet enough to reply back to my tweets~ BROWNIE POINTS)

Hardback book and Ebook have already been pre-ordered and I can not wait til January 28th!!
Here's where you can purchase this awesome, up and coming debut:

To wish Pierce Brown a Happy Birthday on January 28th here where:

What books are you guys anticipating the most???
Let me know! I'd love to add more books to my TBR list, bookshelf and Kindle!
Happy Reading Y'all


  1. Omg it's a book set in Mars! I love space books! Thanks for sharing this :)

    Our WoW

    1. Your Welcome!! I really hope you check it out and enjoy it!!!
      I'll be sure to check yours out ;)
      Happy Reading xoxo

    2. Great pick! A blogger friend of mine is reading this one right now and I'm so jealous! Thank you so much for sharing!

  2. It's getting really popular, and from what I've heard, deserves the hype. Not long now! Thanks for stopping by mine earlier. :)


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