Waiting on Wednesday: Origin by Jessica Khoury

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine.

 
 
Title: Origin
Author: Jessica Khoury
Release Date: Sept. 4, 2012
 
Pia has grown up in a secret laboratory hidden deep in the Amazon rain forest. She was raised by a team of scientists who have created her to be the start of a new immortal race. But on the night of her seventeenth birthday, Pia discovers a hole in the electric fence that surrounds her sterile home—and sneaks outside the compound for the first time in her life.

Free in the jungle, Pia meets Eio, a boy from a nearby village. Together, they embark on a race against time to discover the truth about Pia’s origin—a truth with deadly consequences that will change their lives forever.
 

 
I was already excited for this book but since I've been doing the #OriginOlympics I've gotten to the point where I'm dying for the book. :o)
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I love books, tea/coffee(by the gallon) and sour candy. I wear my nerd badge with pride and have two children ages 5 and 3 that keep me on my toes.
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12 comments:

  1. I want this so badly. :) Great pick.

    Jenea @ Books Live Forever
    http://booksliveforever.com/?p=3369

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  2. This book sounds amazing, great pick!
    My WOW:
    World of Books

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  3. I got a copy of this at BEA and it keeps staring at me, begging me to read it. I want to, but there are so many books!

    ~Mandi Kaye | My WoW

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  4. I actually own this one! Haven't read it, though xD But it sounds good!
    My WoW!

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  5. Great choice! I added it to my TBR not too long ago and I really enjoyed the book trailer, too. I also love the cover. Thanks for visiting, nice blog, new follower :-)

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  6. I've seen this book a lot lately, I'm very curious for it :)

    My WoW

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  7. Great pick and this is on my wish list :) My WoW

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  8. Ooohh, I really want to read this too. It looks brilliant! :)

    Although I've heard some very mixed thoughts on it.

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  9. I can't wait, it'll be out soon! Great pick this week!

    Courtney @ Fuzzy.Coffee.Books <--My WoW!

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  10. I can't wait for this book either! It sounds so cool.

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  11. yes, this one looks pretty awesome.

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