Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Waiting on Wednesday - April 3, 2013

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that highlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

This weeks pre-publication "can't wait to read" selection is Cold Copper: The Age of Steam by Devon Monk:

Cold Copper
by Devon Monk
The Age of Steam, Book 3

Expected Release Date: July 2, 2013

Pre-Order Link;  Amazon

Book Description:

In steam age America, men, monsters, machines, and magic battle to claim the same scrap of earth and sky. In this madness, one man struggles to keep his humanity, his honor, and his hell-bent mission intact….

Bounty hunter and lycanthrope Cedar Hunt vowed to track down all seven pieces of the Holder—a strange device capable of deadly destruction. And, accompanied by witch Mae Lindson and the capricious Madder brothers, he sets out to do just that. But the crew is forced to take refuge in the frontier town of Des Moines, Iowa, when a glacial storm stops them in their tracks. The town, under mayor Killian Vosbrough, is ruled with an iron fist—and plagued by the steely Strange, creatures that pour through the streets like the unshuttered wind.

But Cedar soon learns that Vosbrough is mining cold copper for the cataclysmic generators he’s manufacturing deep beneath Des Moines, bringing the search for the Holder to a halt. Chipping through ice, snow, and bone-chilling bewitchment to expose a dangerous plot, Cedar must stop Vosbrough and his scheme to rule the land and sky….

Why I'm Waiting For This Book;

1. I really enjoy reading steampunk books
2. Although I haven't had a chance to read the 2nd book in this series, I do have it and I enjoyed the first book enough to know I'll like this.
3. Love the concept behind the cover:) 

What's your "waiting on" pick this week?

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  1. Steampunk is a lot of fun! I haven't read any of the books in this series, but t definitely sounds exciting.

  2. I haven't read a lot of steampunk, but this one looks really fun!

  3. Oh wow, amazing pick! It's so refreshing to see something other than romance!!! I love steampunk and this sounds right up my alley! Thanks for sharing and new follower!

    Diayll @Mother/Gamer/Writer - My WoW This Week

  4. Nice! I love Devon's books! Unfortunately I wasn't able to get into this series. Oh well. Still hope you enjoy this one!

    Thanks for visiting my WoW!

  5. This is my first time hearing about this series. I love steampunk too so it's cool to hear you recommend this series!

  6. I haven't read this series but it looks good. I hope you enjoy it!
    Thanks for stopping by! :)