Waiting on Wednesday : A Pocketful of Crows by Joanne M. Harris


“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme that was created by Breaking the Spine.  Every Wednesday we get to highlight a book that we’re really looking forward to.  My book this week is : A Pocketful of Crows by Joanne M. Harris

apocket.jpgI am as brown as brown can be,
And my eyes as black as sloe;
I am as brisk as brisk can be,
And wild as forest doe.
(The Child Ballads, 295)

So begins a beautiful tale of love, loss and revenge. Following the seasons, A Pocketful of Crows balances youth and age, wisdom and passion and draws on nature and folklore to weave a stunning modern mythology around a nameless wild girl.

Only love could draw her into the world of named, tamed things. And it seems only revenge will be powerful enough to let her escape.

Beautifully illustrated by (TBC), this is a stunning and original modern fairytale.

What a stunning cover and the description sounds like something I would love.  Due for release October 2017

What you waiting on this week?

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12 Responses to “Waiting on Wednesday : A Pocketful of Crows by Joanne M. Harris”

  1. Anindita@A Bohemian Mind at Work

    Pretty cover.

    • @lynnsbooks

      Its a great cover and I love Joanne Harris so I was so excited when I saw this.
      Lynn 😀

  2. alwaystrustinbooks

    I am borderline obsessed with A Pocket Full Of Crows. It is so far away!!

    • @lynnsbooks

      I will be obsessed along with you – I really do like Joanne Harris so I’m excited for this one.
      Lynn 😀

  3. proxyfish

    This sounds like a gorgeous book – and looks like one too! Definitely going to keep my eyes open for this one 😀

    My WOW

    • @lynnsbooks

      I really like Joanne Harris so her books are always an automatic read for me – plus, it does look gorgeous.
      Lynn 😀

  4. Jacquie (Rattle the Stars)

    Oooh the cover is totally beautiful!

  5. Mogsy @ BiblioSanctum

    Yay! Apparently this is going to be out in the UK first…I hope this one won’t take as long to be published in the US as some of her other books 😀

    • @lynnsbooks

      I do so like her books – I hope this one gets over the waters quickly for you.
      Lynn 😀

  6. sjhigbee

    I like the sound of this one, Lynn and look forward to hearing what you make of it:)

    • @lynnsbooks

      I can’t wait for this one – I really do like Joanne Harris.
      Lynn 😀

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