Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Waiting on Wednesday - Tangled Webs by Lee Bross

Welcome to Waiting On Wednesday here at

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This is a feature created by Jill at Breaking The Spine where we share some books we are anxiously awaiting.

This week's pick...

Tangled Webs (Tangled Webs #1)

by Lee Bross
Expected publication: June 23rd 2015 by Disney Hyperion

London, 1725. Everybody has a secret. Lady A will keep yours—for a price. This sumptuous, scandalous YA novel is wickedly addictive.
Lady A is the most notorious blackmailer in the city. With just a mask and a gown to disguise her, she sweeps into lavish balls and exclusive events collecting the most valuable currency in 1725 London—secrets.
But leading a double life isn't easy. By day Lady A is just a sixteen-year-old girl named Arista who lives in fear of her abusive master, Bones, and passes herself off as a boy to move safely through the squalor of London's slums. When Bones attempts to dispose of his pawn forever, Arista is rescued by the last person she expects: Jonathan Wild, an infamous thief who moves seamlessly between the city's criminal underworld and its most elite circles. Arista partners with Wild on her own terms in the hopes of saving enough money to buy passage out of London.
Everything changes when she meets Grae Sinclair, the son of a wealthy merchant. Grae has traveled the world, seen the exotic lands Arista has longed to escape to her whole life, and he loves Arista for who she is—not for what she can do for him. Being with Grae gives something Arista something precious that she swore off long ago: hope. He has promised to help Arista escape the life of crime that has claimed her since she was a child. But can you ever truly escape the past?
I'm going to sum this up in 5 phrases - Scandalous, Secrets, Criminal Underworld, Elite Circles, and PRETTY PINK COVER! This book look like my cup o' tea for sure. I love scandals and cads in elite society!


  1. I love the cover!!! It's so detailed you don't even see it until you look closer :D

  2. I know right!? I examined it for a good 10 minutes last night. I love the cobblestone behind the webbing. It's great isn't it?

  3. This does sound pretty good! I hadn't heard of it before but the cover does look awesome and it the story sounds great too! Thanks for sharing :)

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  4. I haven't heard I'd this one before I really like the sound of it adding to the every grown TRL LOL

    Megan @ http://readingawaythedays.blogspot.co.uk

  5. I adore historical fiction, this seems like my kind of book!
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    Naomi @The Perks Of Being Bookworm

  6. I love the sound of this! I haven't seen it before, but I'm really curious about it. And the cover is beautiful! Hope you love it!

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  7. This one sounds so good! I really have a soft spot for historical fiction, so I'll have to pick this one up when it's released. Thanks for sharing! :)
    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

  8. Oh yes! I'm very excited about this one as well! I didn't like Bross's FATES, but this one sounds excellent. I hope you enjoy it when you read it!

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    Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!

  9. I love the cover, it's so detailed! And the story sounds great! Thanks for sharing!

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  10. What a cool description! How original. Happy reading.
    Waiting on Weds @Libby Blog