Wishlist Wednesday # 6

Wishlist Wednesday is hosted by Pen to Paper. It is the place to showcase one book that has been on our wishlist. Click on the image if you feel like joining in on the fun.

On My Wishlist is: A Long Long Sleep by Anna Sheehan

Rosalinda Fitzroy has been asleep for sixty-two years when she is woken by a kiss.

Locked away in the chemically induced slumber of a stasis tube in a forgotten sub-basement, sixteen-year-old Rose slept straight through the Dark Times that killed millions and utterly changed the world she knew. Now her parents and her first love are long dead, and Rose — hailed upon her awakening as the long-lost heir to an interplanetary empire — is thrust alone into a future in which she is viewed as either a freak or a threat.

Desperate to put the past behind her and adapt to her new world, Rose finds herself drawn to the boy who kissed her awake, hoping that he can help her to start fresh. But when a deadly danger jeopardizes her fragile new existence, Rose must face the ghosts of her past with open eyes — or be left without any future at all.

This sounds amazing. The blurb is amazing. The cover is nice but its not the cover I usually fall for. It’s simplistic and nice. A quiet quality that really speaks to me. I wouldn’t have thought it would be a dystopia. I’m dying to read this book now.

Posted on February 15, 2012, in Wishlist Wednesday and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 6 Comments.

  1. I’ve seen this while around,but never really read the synopsis. It sounds really enthralling! The premise is like dystopian Sleeping Beauty :p
    Gonna search more review for this! Thank you for share and visiting my blog 😀

  2. Hey ..good pick! I like the cover:)

    Could you tell me the book title and author of that book you said you read that had the same theme as my pick?

  3. I love your wishlist sundays, they always make me go trawling for my books myself. also I too wish to read this book! 🙂

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