Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Waiting on Dreams of Gods and Monsters

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

Dreams of Gods and Monsters (Daughter of Smoke and Bone, # 3)

By: Laini Taylor

Expected Publication: April 2014 by Hodder & Stoughton

528 pages

Genre: YA, Fantasy, Paranormal

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Goodreads description--By way of a staggering deception, Karou has taken control of the chimaera rebellion and is intent on steering its course away from dead-end vengeance. The future rests on her, if there can even be a future for the chimaera in war-ravaged Eretz.

Common enemy, common cause.

When Jael's brutal seraph army trespasses into the human world, the unthinkable becomes essential, and Karou and Akiva must ally their enemy armies against the threat. It is a twisted version of their long-ago dream, and they begin to hope that it might forge a way forward for their people.

And, perhaps, for themselves. Toward a new way of living, and maybe even love.

But there are bigger threats than Jael in the offing. A vicious queen is hunting Akiva, and, in the skies of Eretz ... something is happening. Massive stains are spreading like bruises from horizon to horizon; the great winged stormhunters are gathering as if summoned, ceaselessly circling, and a deep sense of wrong pervades the world.

What power can bruise the sky?

From the streets of Rome to the caves of the Kirin and beyond, humans, chimaera and seraphim will fight, strive, love, and die in an epic theater that transcends good and evil, right and wrong, friend and enemy.

At the very barriers of space and time, what do gods and monsters dream of? And does anything else matter?

What are you waiting on this week? Let me know!


  1. I haven't read any of these books but I love the covers. This one is so cool and the title is pretty cool too. Thanks for sharing!

    My WoW

  2. I listened to the first book and liked it. Looks like I have some catching up to do! Here's my WoW:

  3. I can't wait to read this eitther!!! April can't come soon enough! I love this series.

    I was trying to think of a way I could make a Halloween costume based on these books, but I couldn't figure it out. :(

  4. I've enjoyed the series so far. I do so love this cover though! Thanks for stopping by!

  5. Me too! Oh my! That would be hilarious! Though I don't really have any ideas on how to fashion a costume unless you just die your hair blue! :) Thanks for stopping by!

  6. I can't wait to read this one either!!

    Also a new GFC follower!
    Thanks for stopping by The Ultimate Bookworms!!