Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Waiting on Wednesday: Magonia

"Waiting on Wednesday" is a meme hosted by Breaking the Spine where we highlight one book that we're eagerly anticipating."

This weeks Waiting on Wednesday is... *drum roll*

Magonia by Maria Dahvana Headley!
Expected Publication: April 28, 2015
Pages: 320


Neil Gaiman’s Stardust meets John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars in this fantasy about a girl caught between two worlds…two races…and two destinies.

Aza Ray is drowning in thin air.

Since she was a baby, Aza has suffered from a mysterious lung disease that makes it ever harder for her to breathe, to speak—to live.

So when Aza catches a glimpse of a ship in the sky, her family chalks it up to a cruel side effect of her medication. But Aza doesn’t think this is a hallucination. She can hear someone on the ship calling her name.

Only her best friend, Jason, listens. Jason, who’s always been there. Jason, for whom she might have more-than-friendly feelings. But before Aza can consider that thrilling idea, something goes terribly wrong. Aza is lost to our world—and found, by another. Magonia.

Above the clouds, in a land of trading ships, Aza is not the weak and dying thing she was. In Magonia, she can breathe for the first time. Better, she has immense power—and as she navigates her new life, she discovers that war is coming. Magonia and Earth are on the cusp of a reckoning. And in Aza’s hands lies the fate of the whole of humanity—including the boy who loves her. Where do her loyalties lie?

So, what are you waiting on this Wednesday? Post a link in the comments and I'll go check it out!



  1. YES! This one does sound fantastic and gorgeous cover!!

    My WoW!

  2. Beautiful cover and amazing sounding story! I hope you enjoy it!

    My WoW:

    1. Thanks! It really caught my eye, not to mention the beautiful cover! Thanks for stopping by!

  3. I can't wait for this one either! It sounds so amazing and the cover is absolutely stunning. I'm a new follower. :)
    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

    1. Thanks so much!! And yes this cover is stunning and the synopsis is so catchy! Thanks for stopping by!

  4. I got to read this one early and it was AMAZING. I can't wait for you to read this, Daniel. :)

    Aimee @ Deadly Darlings