WoW: THE LOVE THAT SPLIT THE WORLD

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine! This week, I’ve chosen a beautiful book with a beautiful author. Emily Henry is funny, imaginative, and one of the kindest people you could hope to meet. January 26th, 2016, welcome the debut novel from the girl with amazing hair:

 

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(And, I mean, that cover is my absolute fav)

SUMMARY:

Natalie Cleary must risk her future and leap blindly into a vast unknown for the chance to build a new world with the boy she loves.

Natalie’s last summer in her small Kentucky hometown is off to a magical start… until she starts seeing the “wrong things.” They’re just momentary glimpses at first—her front door is red instead of its usual green, there’s a pre-school where the garden store should be. But then her whole town disappears for hours, fading away into rolling hills and grazing buffalo, and Nat knows something isn’t right.

That’s when she gets a visit from the kind but mysterious apparition she calls “Grandmother,” who tells her: “You have three months to save him.” The next night, under the stadium lights of the high school football field, she meets a beautiful boy named Beau, and it’s as if time just stops and nothing exists. Nothing, except Natalie and Beau.

Emily Henry’s stunning debut novel is Friday Night Lights meets The Time Traveler’s Wife, and perfectly captures those bittersweet months after high school, when we dream not only of the future, but of all the roads and paths we’ve left untaken.

WHY I’M WAITING

Gosh. I wish I didn’t have to wait for this lovely thing to come my way. It’s romance and time travel, two of may favorite things. It’s a molasses drawl in the tune of Bone Gap, one of my favorites this year (or so I’ve heard) and that kind of slow-burn book is just my type. I like to read fast, but I can’t wait to just sit down and savor every word of this genre mix. It takes a special breed of writer to write something so thoroughly genre-bending, and to write it in a way that makes you ache for more, but I believe this will be one of them. Along with a few other 2016 releases I’ll be featuring later on, The Love That Split the World definitely deserves the hype that few books receive.

Need I say more? Because you all know that you want it, too.

 

ADD IT TO YOUR GOODREADS

PREORDER FROM AMAZON OR BARNES AND NOBLE

EMILY’S  AMAZING TWITTER

What’s your WoW?

 

 

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7 comments

  1. Liran @ Empress of Books · December 24, 2015

    Same Mikayla. Sameeeeeeeeeeeeee.

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  2. First off, I love your header!!
    This book sounds amazing and I also love that cover. I can’t wait to get my greedy hands on it.
    Thanks for sharing this book for your WoW! I hope you enjoy it when you read it.
    🙂

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    • kayrosela · December 24, 2015

      Thank you, you’re welcome, and I hope so too! 😀

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  3. Jamie @ Books and Ladders · December 31, 2015

    This book is going to rock everyone’s world, I can feel it now! Great choice for WoW! I hope you love it when you read it 😀

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    • kayrosela · December 31, 2015

      Thanks! I totally agree- it can’t come soon enough 😀

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  4. Inah @ The Bibliophile Confessions · December 31, 2015

    AHHH SAME! I’m really looking forward to reading this book! I’m glad I won a pre-order of it. And good thing it’s releasing this January!!! Happy 2016!!

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    • kayrosela · December 31, 2015

      SO EXCITING!! I’m on a book-buying ban, so it’s the library for me, but a book is a book! I’m glad I’m not the only one pumped for it 😀

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