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Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Waiting On Wednesday (37)

Other by Karen Kincy (July 1st 2010--Flux)

"Seventeen-year-old Gwen hides a dangerous secret: she’s Other. Half-pooka, to be exact, thanks to the father she never met. Most Americans don’t exactly roll out the welcome mat for Others, especially not the small-town folks of Klikamuks, Washington. As if this isn’t bad enough, Gwen’s on the brink of revealing her true identity to her long-time boyfriend, Zack, but she’s scared he’ll lump her with the likes of bloodthirsty vampires and feral werewolves.

When a pack of werewolves chooses the national forest behind Gwen’s home as their new territory, the tensions in Klikamuks escalate-into murder. It soon becomes clear a serial killer is methodically slaying Others. The police turn a blind eye, leaving Gwen to find the killer before the killer finds her. As she hunts for clues, she uncovers more Others living nearby than she ever expected. Like Tavian, a sexy Japanese fox-spirit who rivals Zack and challenges her to embrace her Otherness. Gwen must struggle with her own conflicted identity, learn who she can trust, and-most importantly-stay alive."

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  1. Been waiting on this one for awhile now. It sounds amazing. Great pick!

  2. I'm highly confused by your "polka" reference. Of course it's a dance!

    She's half "pooka", which I guess is close to the spelling of polka. :)

  3. I'm waiting for this one as well. Nice choice!

  4. Thanks for sharing! Sounds like a good one, I've added to my wishlist :)

    From the cover I would have guessed that a pooka is some kind of shifter but I'll guess we'll find out when the book comes out(or someone gets an ARC).

  5. OHH totally added this to my want list! Thanks for the heads up about it!

  6. Never heard of this one before. It sounds great :-)