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Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Waiting On Wednesday: The Same Sky



Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill At Breaking the Spine. It spotlights upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating.

This Waiting on Wednesday is, "The Same Sky," by Amanda Eyre Ward. 

From Goodreads:



Title:  The Same Sky
Author:  Amanda Eyre Ward
Publication date: 27th January 2015

"Alice and her husband, Jake, own a barbecue restaurant is Austin, Texas. Hardworking and popular in their community, they have a loving marriage and a thriving business, but Alice still feels that something is missing, lying just beyond reach."

"Carla is a strong willed girl who's had to grow up fast, acting as caretaker to her six-year-old brother Junior. Years ago, her mothher left the faily behind in Honduras to make the arduous, illegal journey to Texas. But when Carla's grandmother dies and violence in the city escalates, Carla takes fate into her own hands- and with Junior, she joins the thousands of children making their way across Mexico to America, risking the great peril for the chance at a better life. In this elegant novel, the lives of Alice and Carla will intersect in a profound and surprising way."
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  1. This one sounds like such a harrowing and emotional story. I hope you enjoy it!!

    Here's My WoW.

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