Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Waiting on Wednesday #3 - Same Difference by Siobhan Vivian

Emily is ready for a change. She's been in the same town with the same friends for a long time...and none of them really understand her art. But when she goes to Philadelphia for a summer art institute, she suddenly finds like-minded people. One in particular, Fiona, intrigues and challenges her. But there are some things Emily is going to have to find out for herself -- like what the balance is between life and art, and which is more important when push comes to shove.
Check out that lousy snyopsis from Amazon.

Um. It's Siobhan Vivian. I don't think anything else needs to be said. 
She's pretty much made of awesome and as this book just received a starred review from Kirkus, I think I might pee my pants waiting for March 1st. That release date could not come soon enough for me. 
And the cover? Beautiful. :)

15 comments:

  1. You got your pick up early too! I think this one looks great, though I haven't yet read any of Siobhan's books.

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  2. heyy
    i just awarded u an award AND i'm also hosting a contest so come check it out :)

    stephanie

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  3. I just picked up an arc of this but I'm not really planning on reading it anytime soon. I can mooch it to you if you would like.

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  4. Oh my gosh, I didn't realize this was about Art! Now I need need need this book!

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  5. Ohmygodohmygodohmygodohmygod. I cannot waittt for this bookkkkk. I lovedlovedloved A Little Friendly Advice, and I hope this one is just as good!

    hope.

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  6. I'm looking forward to this one too!

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  7. I love the cover as well. I like that you can see her reflection in the door. Something about it.

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  8. I REALLY want to read Vivian's A LITTLE FRIENDLY ADVICE (in fact, I think I'm gonna get it from the library). This one looks great, too!

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  9. Oh, this post made me laugh so much and immediately put the book on my wishlist! :)

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  10. yay! I'm glad you guys are excited about it. You all definitely should read it! And A Little Friendly Advice (bookworm, ahem).
    Thank you soooo much Sharon for the ARC! I'm super excited!

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  11. Am SOOOO excited for this one. I loved A Little Friendly Advice.

    The girl on the cover reminds me a bit of Ellen Page.

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  12. I just dropped by your blog while browsing and must say that I got an advance copy of this and loved it! Now I will have to read A Little Friendly Advice.

    Happy Reading!

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  13. Hi.

    A while back a girl in my school told me that she discovered some books on goolge.She told me that the girl on the cover was looking rather familiar and that it looked very much like i did.So i asked her if she could put it on facebook so that i could cheque it out...when i saw the picture it was ME,really shocked and unexpected...

    i live in South Africa and I trying to get your book and to read it,it sounds quite nice and exiting!where can i get this book???

    Marcelle*

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    1. Ek wou mos nou sê ek herken daardie gesig na vandag! :) Het jy toe reggekom om die boek in die hande te kry?

      Mooi bly

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