Wednesday, March 8, 2017

"Waiting On" Wednesday #60: Cold Summer by Gwen Cole

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill At Breaking The Spine , that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating

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Here Is My WOW  Pick For This Week:

     Cold Summer

By Gwen Cole

Publication Date: May 2nd 2017 by Sky Pony Press

Today, he’s a high school dropout with no future.
Tomorrow, he’s a soldier in World War II.

Kale Jackson has spent years trying to control his time-traveling ability but hasn’t had much luck. One day he lives in 1945, fighting in the war as a sharpshooter and helplessly watching soldiers—friends—die. Then the next day, he’s back in the present, where WWII has bled into his modern life in the form of PTSD, straining his relationship with his father and the few friends he has left. Every day it becomes harder to hide his battle wounds, both physical and mental, from the past.

When the ex-girl-next-door, Harper, moves back to town, thoughts of what could be if only he had a normal life begin to haunt him. Harper reminds him of the person he was before the PTSD, which helps anchor him to the present. With practice, maybe Kale could remain in the present permanently and never step foot on a battlefield again. Maybe he can have the normal life he craves.

But then Harper finds Kale’s name in a historical article—and he’s listed as a casualty of the war. Kale knows now that he must learn to control his time-traveling ability to save himself and his chance at a life with Harper. Otherwise, he’ll be killed in a time where he doesn’t belong by a bullet that was never meant for him.

I've been wanting to read more books with time traveling in it, and this one really looks and sounds absolutely fantastic and right up my alley! Plus I haven't read anything by this author either and I want too check her books out as well.

What Is Your WOW Pick For This Week?



  1. I haven't read the first book but its definitely on my TBR somewhere. I hope you love this one when it comes out :)
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    1. I think this is the first book from the series. Thank you so much for stopping by my WOW pick Aneta.

  2. This is on my TBR as well! It sounds really intriguing, hope it'll live up to our expectations :)

    1. I know right I sign up for the blog tour finger cross if I can get accepted to join the blog tour. Thank you so much for stopping by my WOW pick Lindsey.

  3. I love that cover. I am going to have to see if my library has the first one :)

    1. Yes the cover is gorgeous! I thought this was a stand-alone book? I really need too check it out in goodreads and see if this an stand-alone or part of a series. But Thank you for stopping by my WOW pick Felicia!