Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday - {9th] Virtuosity

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spine. It's where we share the upcoming releases that we can't whait to get our hands on!



Now is not the time for Carmen to fall in love. Two weeks before the most important violin competition of her career, she has bigger things to worry about—like growing out of that suffocating “child prodigy” label, and not disappointing her mother. But it isn’t just the wrong time. It’s the wrong guy. Jeremy is Carmen’s most talented rival, and according to her mother, he’s only interested in one thing: winning.
He isn’t the only one.
Carmen is so desperate to win she takes anti-anxiety drugs to control performance nerves. But what started a year ago as an easy fix is now a hungry addiction. Her mother insists now is not the time to quit, but Carmen is sick of not feeling anything on stage and even more sick of doing what she’s told.
When the darker side of the classical music industry and her mother's ambition collide, Carmen must choose between her career and her love for music.

Published Date: October 27th, 2011

I found this by browsing on Goodreads. It looks really interesting; sounds intriguing as well. I love books that are based around a music aspect. They are really fun to read. The protagonist sounds like an easy to follow type of girl. This is Jessica Martinez, the author's, debut novel. So no expectations here, only a good read. 


Sound like something you'd like? Your opinions? What are you waiting on? 
Leave links to your W.o.W. (:

7 comments:

  1. Wow, that sounds really good! I haven't heard of that book before, but I think I'll check it out. I love music/performing arts based books too! That's what mine is this week!

    Here's my WoW!

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  2. This sounds great! I love a good forbidden love story! Great pick this week!
    You can see what I'm waiting on over at Fuzzy.Coffee.Books if ya like!
    Courtney
    And I love your WoW button!

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  3. Sounds like a good book. I'm a new follower from WOW. Here's my link: http://misclisa.blogspot.com/2011/08/waiting-on-wednesday-dark-eden-by.html

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  4. Haven't heard of this one but looks good!!

    Check out Em's WoW!

    Also check out the GREAT Giveaways we have going on!

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  5. Haven't heard of this but will have to check it out. Thanks for sharing!

    My WoW: http://yalitwit.blogspot.com/2011/08/www-10-and-waiting-on-wednesday-august.html

    Also, check out my new meme, Before the Blog: http://yalitwit.blogspot.com/2011/08/before-blog-3-named-by-marianne-curley.html

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  6. Looking forward to this one too. Great pick.
    Sally.
    http://theelifylop.blogspot.com/2011/08/waiting-on-wednesday-31.html

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