“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly event, hosted gracefully by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.
Dying for it since I’ve read the preview in Chase the Sun (with Christina Lee).
Turn the World Upside Down by Riley Hart
release date: october 20th
They’d have to turn the whole world upside down to understand us…
Hunter Donovan’s temper never used to be a problem. He lived the perfect life with the perfect family before the dark truth came spilling out. Now his dad’s in prison, and after Hunter explodes at school, accidentally hitting a teacher, his mom has him committed.
Hunter doesn’t belong at Better Days. He needs to be stronger, not sent to a well-dressed loony bin. If he’d been better, less selfish, he would have realized something was going on under his own roof. No amount of psychoanalyzing and group therapy can change the past.
But among the bullies, fights, and bad cafeteria food, Hunter meets a group of friends: anxiety-ridden Casey, wild and exciting Rosie, recovering bulimic Bethany, and Stray, a self-harmer who doesn’t think he belongs anywhere. Around this group of misfits, Hunter doesn’t feel so alone and angry anymore.
Still, as he’s making friends and falling in love with Stray, the guilt is always there. If Hunter can’t open up and find a way to deal with what happened, he might fall victim to his mental illness—and he won’t be the only casualty.
Why do I wait for it?
I can only say two words: Nyrae Dawn aka Riley Hart. Do I have another reason than the author’s name to anticipate this book eagerly? :3 ❤
The preview was great and I didn’t wanted to stop there… I expect tears, and that my heart will be broken and set together. :3 It already clenched while reading the short preview… >.< ❤
What I think about the book? (review – edited later)
The review will follow, don’t expect anything else. 😀 Be aware of it. 😄