Waiting on Wednesday #2: The Assassin's Blade

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:

The Assassin's Blade (Throne of Glass, #0.1-0.5)Author: Sarah J. Maas
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Publication Date: March 4, 2014
Series: Throne of Glass
Summary: Contains all five novellas.

Celaena Sardothien is Adarlan's most feared assassin. As part of the Assassin's Guild, her allegiance is to her master, Arobynn Hamel, yet Celaena listens to no one and trusts only her fellow killer-for-hire, Sam. In these action-packed novellas - together in one edition for the first time - Celaena embarks on five daring missions. They take her from remote islands to hostile deserts, where she fights to liberate slaves and seeks to avenge the tyrannous. But she is acting against Arobynn's orders and could suffer an unimaginable punishment for such treachery. Will Celaena ever be truly free? Explore the dark underworld of this kick-ass heroine to find out. (Source of Summary and Book Cover:

Other Books in this Series:
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)     Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass, #2)

Books that are part of this Novella Collection:
  The Assassin and the Pirate Lord (Throne of Glass, #0.1)    The Assassin and the Desert (Throne of Glass, #0.2)
The Assassin and the Underworld (Throne of Glass, #0.3)The Assassin and the Empire (Throne of Glass, #0.4)


  1. I love SGM. Awesome pick <3
    Happy Wednesday!

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    Doris @ OABR

  2. I haven't read this series yet, but I've actually heard nothing but great things about it. Great pick, Emily!

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    Xoxo. Alexis @ Lexi Swoons

    1. I LOVE this series! The third book is supposed to be coming out this year too. They are the type of books that keep me up late into the night because I simply can't put them down

  3. Great pick! I keep meaning to start this series, I've heard so many good things. Thanks for sharing :) My WoW

    1. Pick it up - it is so good!!

  4. Oh I just LOVE this series!! I cannot wait to get my hands on this!! I just <3 Chaol! Swoooooon! :) Great choice, Emily!!! Have an awesome rest of the week!

    xo, Becca
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    1. I am dying for the third book to come out too - but the cover hasn't been released yet ;)

    2. But the title has been! Heir of Fire, I believe! :) Can't wait to see the cover, though!

    3. I know, this the way Crown of Midnight ended, my heart is racing just waiting to read the next one!


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