Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly series hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming book releases we can’t wait to get our hands on.
Set in Feudal Japan, Ahdieh’s latest book is described as a mash-up of Disney’s Mulan and the film 47 Ronin.
You can snag a copy of Flame in the Mist starting on May 2, 2017! Keep reading for the official synopsis, or head to Entertainment Weekly for an excerpt.
New Book Releases
And I Darken by Kiersten White
My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton and Jodi Meadows
Romeo and/or Juliet: A Chooseable-Path Adventure by Ryan North
But What If We’re Wrong?: Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past by Chuck Klosterman
Margaret Atwood’s historical fiction novel Alias Grace is getting adapted into a six-hour mini-series for Netflix!
For those of you not in the know, Alias Grace is the tale of real life convicted murderer Grace Marks, who received a life sentence for allegedly murdering her employers in 1843.
American Psycho director Mary Harron is attached to the project, which will be penned by actress and screenwriter Sarah Polley, who is also linked to that Looking for Alaska adaptation.