Waiting on Wednesday #64 – The Midnight Star by Marie Lu

Posted August 10, 2016 by Lillian in Features / 5 Comments

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we are all eagerly anticipating.

This week I’m anxiously waiting on The Midnight Star by Marie Lu, the finale to The Young Elites. This series has captivated from the very beginning. Adelina is by far one of my all-time favorite characters. Reading her story is like watching a train wreck…you know it’s going to be bad but you can’t bring yourself to look away. This finale promises to be epic!

Waiting on Wednesday #64 – The Midnight Star by Marie LuThe Midnight Star by Marie Lu
Series: The Young Elites, #3
on 2016-10-11
Length: 416 pages

The thrilling finale to the New York Times bestselling Young Elites series from “hit factory” Marie Lu.

There was once a time when darkness shrouded the world, and the darkness had a queen.

Adelina Amouteru is done suffering. She’s turned her back on those who have betrayed her and achieved the ultimate revenge: victory. Her reign as the White Wolf has been a triumphant one, but with each conquest her cruelty only grows. The darkness within her has begun to spiral out of control, threatening to destroy all that she’s achieved.

Adelina’s forced to revisit old wounds when a new danger appears, putting not only Adelina at risk, but every Elite and the very world they live in. In order to save herself and preserve her empire, Adelina and her Roses must join the Daggers on a perilous quest—though this uneasy alliance may prove to be the real danger.

Bestselling author Marie Lu concludes Adelina's story with this haunting and hypnotizing final installment to the Young Elites series.

About Marie Lu

Marie Lu writes young adult novels, and has a special love for dystopian books. Ironically, she was born in 1984. Before becoming a full-time writer, Marie was an Art Director at a video game company. Now she shuffles around at home and talks to herself a lot.

Marie graduated from the University of Southern California in '06 and currently lives in LA, where she spends her time stuck on the freeways.

What are you not-so-patiently waiting on this Wednesday?


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5 responses to “Waiting on Wednesday #64 – The Midnight Star by Marie Lu

  1. Di @ Book Reviews by Di

    Ahh. Another one I’ve seen a couple of times. I’ ashamed to say I haven’t read anything by Lu yet. I must remedy that ASAP!

    Great pick. Here’s my #WoW