Aug 8, 2012

"Waiting on" Wednesday - Tilt

Hosted by Breaking The Spine, this section will feature future upcoming releases that I personally am excited about. These will generally be coming up later in the year. Let me know what you're looking forward to, or even what you're writing, and maybe I'll feature it here as well.

Ellen Hopkins - Tilt

Pub Date: September 11, 2012
Publisher:  Margaret K. McElderry Books
Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
Age Range: Young Adult

Love--good and bad--forces three teens' worlds to tilt in a riveting novel from "New York Times "bestselling author Ellen Hopkins.Three teens, three stories--all interconnected through their parents' family relationships. As the adults pull away, caught up in their own dilemmas, the lives of the teens begin to tilt....

Mikayla, almost eighteen, is over-the-top in love with Dylan, who loves her back jealously. But what happens to that love when Mikayla gets pregnant the summer before their senior year--and decides to keep the baby?

Shane turns sixteen that same summer and falls hard in love with his first boyfriend, Alex, who happens to be HIV positive. Shane has lived for four years with his little sister's impending death. Can he accept Alex's love, knowing that his life, too, will be shortened?

Harley is fourteen--a good girl searching for new experiences, especially love from an older boy. She never expects to hurdle toward self-destructive extremes in order to define who she is and who she wants to be.

Love, in all its forms, has crucial consequences in this standalone novel.

Ooohh, I love Ellen Hopkins!!! Hopefully this is fantastic like the rest of her novels! What are YOU waiting for??


  1. Tilt sure sounds interesting but 544 PAGES?! I think I'll wait until there's a paperback of it XD Awesome pick! :D

    Fara @ Tumbling In Books

  2. This looks fantastic! Thanks for sharing, I'm going to add it to my TBR List!
    Stopping by with My TT!
    Happy Wednesday!

  3. OOh interesting! This one is new to me!

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    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  4. Great pick!

  5. I haven't read any Ellen Hopkins and this one sounds great! Adding it to be TBR =D

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    Sana @ artsy musings of a bibliophile

  6. Whooaaaa. I LOVE a good YA contemp read and even though I hadn't considered reading this one before, knowing what it's about makes me kinda want to read it!

    My WOW

  7. This one sounds like an emotional roller coaster. Nice pick.

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