Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday - 108

Waiting on Wednesday was started by Jill at Breaking the Spine for bloggers and readers to see what new books are going to be released soon.

The Book of Broken Hearts by Sarah Ockler

Jude has learned a lot from her older sisters, but the most important thing is this: The Vargas brothers are notorious heartbreakers. She’s seen the tears and disasters that dating a Vargas boy can cause, and she swore an oath — with candles and a contract and everything — to never have anything to do with one.

Now Jude is the only sister still living at home, and she’s spending the summer helping her ailing father restore his vintage motorcycle. No one wants to end up with a toaster on wheels, so they hire a mechanic to help out. Is it Jude’s fault he happens to be cute? And surprisingly sweet? And a Vargas?

Jude tells herself it’s strictly bike business with Emilio. Her sisters will never find out, and Jude can spot those flirty little Vargas tricks a mile away — no way would she fall for them. But old warnings fade fast, because Emilio turns out to be the first guy in forever she likes. Really likes. Jude’s defenses are crumbling, and if history is destined to repeat itself, she’s speeding toward some serious heartbreak…

But what if her sisters were wrong?

Jude may have taken an oath, but she’s beginning to think that when it comes to love, some promises might be worth breaking. (from GoodReads)


I really enjoyed Sarah Ockler's first novel Twenty Boy Summer and I'm excited to see what she does with forbidden love. I also think I'm going to be singing "Hey Jude" while reading this. The Book of Broken Hearts will be published May 21, 2013.

3 comments:

Crystal Grant said...

Sarah Ockler is such an awesome writer! I've only read Twenty Boy Summer but it has definitely made me want to read more of her books! Awesome choice this week :) Check out my WOW:

Crystal @ Elegantly Bound Books

A Beautiful Madness said...

This sounds so good. I still haven't read anything by Sarah Ockler, but she's one author I really need to read soon! Great pick.
Em @ A Beautiful Madness
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Bookworm1858 said...

I've only read Fixing Delilah but I definitely want to check out Twenty Boy Summer as well as this one-love the purple cover too!