Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Waiting on Wednesday (10): World After, by Susan Ee

Hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine
World After (Penryn & the End of Days, #2)

Title: World After (Penryn & The End of Days, #2)
Author: Susan Ee
Genre: Fantasy
Pub. Date: November 19, 2013

In this sequel to the bestselling fantasy thriller, Angelfall, the survivors of the angel apocalypse begin to scrape back together what's left of the modern world.

When a group of people capture Penryn's sister Paige, thinking she's a monster, the situation ends in a massacre. Paige disappears. Humans are terrified. Mom is heartbroken.

Penryn drives through the streets of San Francisco looking for Paige. Why are the streets so empty? Where is everybody? Her search leads her into the heart of the angels' secret plans where she catches a glimpse of their motivations, and learns the horrifying extent to which the angels are willing to go.

Meanwhile, Raffe hunts for his wings. Without them, he can't rejoin the angels, can't take his rightful place as one of their leaders. When faced with recapturing his wings or helping Penryn survive, which will he choose? -Goodreads

I was one of the many people that were completely blown away by this book, which I wrote a review of a while ago. They've released an excerpt of the book here, which, despite its length, had me bursting with excitement.

Make sure to link below so I could check out your WOWs!


  1. I always hear such great things about the first book! I need to read it sometime soon. I love the cover of this one!

  2. Oh yeah! Finaly. I refuse to read that excerpt, though. It would kill me no to read.the rest :-)

  3. I hear nothing but good things about Angelfall! One of these days I'll get around to reading it ;)

  4. I haven't heard of this series, but I love fantasy! It sounds awesome. Can't believe I've been missing out on this one. Definitely adding to my TBR list. Thanks for sharing!

    My WoW

  5. Not familiar w/ this but it certainly sounds interesting. Nice pick.

  6. This one sounds really good. Thanks for sharing your pick!

    my WOW: http://www.bookythoughtsandme.com/waiting-wednesday-16-things-i-thought-were-true/

  7. I've really been meaning to check out Angelfall! Hopefully I'll get to it before this one comes out. Thanks for sharing!

    Book Munchies' WoW (: