Waiting On Wednesday: Control by Lydia Kang

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly feature by Jill at Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming book releases that we're excited about! It's a fun way to share with others the books that you're eagerly awaiting to be released and you are excited about. This week's pre-publication that "I-Can't-Wait-To-Read" selection is:


Control (Control #1)
by Lydia Kang
Hardcover, 400 pages
Expected publication: December 26th 2013         
by Dial Books for Young

An un-putdownable thriller for fans of Uglies

When a crash kills their father and leaves them orphaned, Zel knows she needs to protect her sister, Dyl. But before Zel has a plan, Dyl is taken by strangers using bizarre sensory weapons, and Zel finds herself in a safe house for teens who aren’t like any she’s ever seen before—teens who shouldn't even exist. Using broken-down technology, her new friends’ peculiar gifts, and her own grit, Zel must find a way to get her sister back from the kidnappers who think a powerful secret is encoded in Dyl’s DNA.

A spiraling, intense, romantic story set in 2150—in a world of automatic cars, nightclubs with auditory ecstasy drugs, and guys with four arms—this is about the human genetic “mistakes” that society wants to forget, and the way that outcasts can turn out to be heroes. Add to (Goodreads)    

Dystopian thrillers are some of my favorite reads, and I love the fact that CONTROL is a futuristic story featuring all kinds of strange new technologies, including genetically mutated teens. It sounds intense and action packed!


What "I-Can't-Wait-To-Read" selection are you exited for??
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