Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday 43: Venom (Secrets of the Eternal Rose # 1)

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Name: Venom (Secrets of the Eternal Rose # 1)
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Publisher: Philomel
Release Date: October 30th, 2012
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Cassandra Caravello is one of Renaissance Venice’s lucky elite: with elegant gowns, sparkling jewels, her own lady’s maid, and a wealthy fiancĂ©, she has everything a girl could desire. Yet ever since her parents’ death, Cassandra has felt trapped, alone in a city of water, where the dark and labyrinthine canals whisper of escape. When Cass stumbles upon a murdered woman—practically in her own backyard—she’s drawn into a dangerous world of courtesans, killers, and secret societies. Soon, she finds herself falling for Falco, a mysterious artist with a mischievous grin... and a spectacular skill for trouble. Can Cassandra find the murderer, before he finds her? And will she stay true to her fiancĂ©, or succumb to her uncontrollable feelings for Falco? Beauty, love, romance, and mystery weave together in a stunning novel that’s as seductive and surprising as the city of Venice itself.-Goodreads

My Thoughts:
Okay so when I first saw the cover of this book I was blown away by how gorgeous it is!! I love the mask/the colors. The plot of Venom sounds awesome!! Very mysterious and I'm in the mood for a great historical read! I will definitely be checking this book out!!

 What are you waiting for this week?? Comment below and let me know :)

12 comments:

  1. I just love the cover for this one, it's so gorgeous! Also, the plot sounds so intriguing, I love historical books so I have high hopes for this one. Great pick :)

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  2. Ahhhh~ This book sounds so good! I've never been a fan of historical fiction in the YA department but this makes me want to change my mind. :D

    Great pick!

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  3. Ooh, I'm doing a post Venician style masks on covers on my Many Covers Monday thing, this is perfect! Just three more to go...

    ComaCalm's WoW

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  4. Nice! Haven't heard of this one, but I love the cover! It's so beautiful with the mask!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  5. I love the cover! it's so pretty. Looking forward to reading this! Great choice.

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  6. Ooohhh... Looks venomous too. Awesome pick! :D

    Drop by my WoW! :D

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  7. This is definitely one I am waiting on too! I was hooked from the synopsis and then once I saw the cover? Gorgeous! Can't wait! :)

    My W.O.W.

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  8. Squee! I can't wait to get my hands on this book as well. I randomly came across it on Goodreads and thought it sounded fabulous. Great pick!!

    Here's my TT :)

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  9. A great cover, looks like a great read.

    http://tributebooksreviews.blogspot.com/2012/05/waiting-on-wednesday.html

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  10. ooh i love the cover and it sounds good!
    My WoW

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  11. This book does sound good! I may be adding it to my own TBR list.
    Thanks for sharing,
    Dani
    http://paulettespapers.com/?p=1993

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  12. Love the cover. I'll have to check it out. Great pick! It sounds really good.
    Em
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