Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Waiting on Wednesday - This is Not a Test
Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we just can't wait to get our sticky fingers on.
Title: This Is Not a Test
Author: Courtney Summers
Release Date: June 19, 2012
Synopsis from Goodreads
It’s the end of the world. Six students have taken cover in Cortege High but shelter is little comfort when the dead outside won’t stop pounding on the doors. One bite is all it takes to kill a person and bring them back as a monstrous version of their former self. To Sloane Price, that doesn’t sound so bad. Six months ago, her world collapsed and since then, she’s failed to find a reason to keep going. Now seems like the perfect time to give up. As Sloane eagerly waits for the barricades to fall, she’s forced to witness the apocalypse through the eyes of five people who actually want to live. But as the days crawl by, the motivations for survival change in startling ways and soon the group’s fate is determined less and less by what’s happening outside and more and more by the unpredictable and violent bids for life—and death—inside. When everything is gone, what do you hold on to?
We here at Paranormal Wastelands know what its like when a Zompacolypse invades the earth. Armed with our trusty flame thrower and chainsaw we are curious to hear what will happen to Sloane as she faces the zombies knocking on her door. So much so that we are screaming: