Waiting on Wednesday (18)

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme created by Breaking the Spine – this revolves around featuring an upcoming publication that a reader can’t wait to get!

 

TonighttheStreetsAreOurs

Title: Tonight the Streets Are Ours

Author: Leila Sales

Publication Date: September 15, 2015

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

Pages: 342 pages

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From Goodreads:

From the author of This Song Will Save Your Life comes a funny and relatable book about the hazards of falling for a person you haven’t met yet.

 

Seventeen-year-old Arden Huntley is recklessly loyal. Taking care of her loved ones is what gives Arden purpose in her life and makes her feel like she matters. But she’s tired of being loyal to people who don’t appreciate her—including her needy best friend and her absent mom.

 

Arden finds comfort in a blog she stumbles upon called “Tonight the Streets Are Ours,” the musings of a young New York City writer named Peter. When Peter is dumped by the girlfriend he blogs about, Arden decides to take a road trip to see him.

 

During one crazy night out in NYC filled with parties, dancing, and music—the type of night when anything can happen, and nearly everything does—Arden discovers that Peter isn’t exactly who she thought he was. And maybe she isn’t exactly who she thought she was, either.

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There are three reasons why I was drawn to this book! The story seemed really interesting to me since the road trip aspect is fun and it asks a lot of questions about online identity. I absolutely love the cover – the color combinations on it are super cool! Lastly, I adored This Song Will Save Your Life, which is another tale by this author!

 

Are you excited to read Tonight the Streets Are Ours? Have you read any books by Leila Sales?

  • Laurel-Rain Snow

    Wow! What a creative premise and a gorgeous cover, too. I love the sound of this one. Thanks for sharing. Here’s mine:
    “ALL THE STARS IN THE HEAVENS”

    • http://www.belletristicbooksblog.com/ Ashley @ Belletristic Books

      I simply love the cover and the plot seems quite intriguing as well! Thanks for sharing your Waiting on Wednesday post!

  • coffeelvnmom

    After TSWSYL I, too, am totally down to read more LS books! 🙂

    • http://www.belletristicbooksblog.com/ Ashley @ Belletristic Books

      Right?! This Song Will Save Your Life was totally one of my favorite books of 2013!