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1/27/10

Waiting On Wednesday: The Girl Who Chased The Moon by Sarah Addison Allen





Waiting on Wednesday was started by Jill over at Breaking The Spine!



The Girl Who Chased The Moon by Sarah Addison Allen

Product Details

Hardcover: 288 pages
Publisher: Bantam (March 16, 2010)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0553807218
ISBN-13: 978-0553807219

In her latest enchanting novel, New York Times bestelling author Sarah Addison Allen invites you to a quirky little Southern town with more magic than a full Carolina moon. Here two very different women discover how to find their place in the world…no matter how out of place they feel.

Emily Benedict came to Mullaby, North Carolina, hoping to solve at least some of the riddles surrounding her mother’s life. For instance, why did Dulcie Shelby leave her hometown so suddenly? Why did she vow never to return? But the moment Emily enters the house where her mother grew up and meets the grandfather she never knew—a reclusive, real-life gentle giant—she realizes that mysteries aren’t solved in Mullaby, they’re a way of life.
Here are rooms where the wallpaper changes to suit your mood. Unexplained lights skip across the yard at midnight. And a neighbor bakes hope in the form of cakes.
Everyone in Mullaby adores Julia Winterson’s cakes. She offers them to satisfy the town’s sweet tooth and in the hope of bringing back the love she fears she’s lost forever. In Julia, Emily may have found a link to her mother’s past. But why is everyone trying to discourage Emily’s growing relationship with the handsome and mysterious son of Mullaby’s most prominent family? Emily came to Mullaby to get answers, but all she’s found so far are more questions.
Is there really a ghost dancing in her backyard? Can a cake really bring back a lost love?
In this town of lovable misfits, maybe the right answer is the one that just feels…different.

6 comments:

  1. Oh this sounds beautiful - I also love the cover.

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  2. GREAT pick. I want this one as well, but didn't post it this week because I posted it before. My pick this week is at The Crowded Leaf.

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  3. I am loving the cover of this book..it definitely sounds like one I will enjoy thanks for th heads up :)

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  4. Oh, I want this one too. I do like Sarah Addison Allen's books.

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  5. I SOOOOO cannot wait for this book! I love her! :-)

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  6. Her books just have a magical quality about them!

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