Waiting on Wednesday #11: Uninvited by Sophie Jordan

Hey everyone. Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine. Its purpose is to highlight upcoming releases we’re dying to get our hands on.

The Scarlet Letter meets Minority Report in bestselling author Sophie Jordan’s chilling new novel about a teenage girl who is ostracized when her genetic test proves she’s destined to become a murderer.

When Davy Hamilton’s tests come back positive for Homicidal Tendency Syndrome (HTS)-aka the kill gene-she loses everything. Her boyfriend ditches her, her parents are scared of her, and she can forget about her bright future at Juilliard. Davy doesn’t feel any different, but genes don’t lie. One day she will kill someone.

Only Sean, a fellow HTS carrier, can relate to her new life. Davy wants to trust him; maybe he’s not as dangerous as he seems. Or maybe Davy is just as deadly.

The first in a two-book series, Uninvited tackles intriguing questions about free will, identity, and human nature. Steeped in New York Times bestselling author Sophie Jordan’s trademark mix of gripping action and breathless romance, this suspenseful tale is perfect for fans of James Patterson, Michelle Hodkin, and Lisa McMann.

I have heard so many amazing things about this book. I mean, a gene that marks you as a potential murderer? I’m sold! I’ve seen some reviews for Uninvited already and they all seem to be really positive. One of my good friends read it just recently and absolutely loved it. I definitely can’t wait!

Uninvited comes out next week (January 28, 2014)!. You can learn more about it on Goodreads and you can pre-order it on Amazon!

8 thoughts on “Waiting on Wednesday #11: Uninvited by Sophie Jordan

    • I’ve heard so many good things about it!!! I definitely can’t wait to read it! I wanted to download it from EW sooooo badly, but I knew I wouldn’t have time to read it so I’ll just wait and buy it next week! It sounds AMAZING!

  1. I am soooo with you on this one! Somehow, while I had heard about it, I never really checked out this book and the synopsis myself… I have now!

    This sounds like such a good read and I cant wait to read it!

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