[Waiting on Wednesday] The One Thing

10Jun15

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O Waiting on Wednesday é uma rubrica semanal, da autoria do Breaking the Spine, na qual se posta sobre os lançamentos dos livros mais aguardados.

E esta semana a minha escolha é: The One Thing, o debut de Marci Lyn Curtis. Este despertou-me o interesse porque a protagonista é cega e eu tenho um fraquinho por personagens com algum tipo de handicap.

Título: The One Thing
Autor: Marci Lyn Curtis
Editora: Disney-Hyperion
Páginas: 336
Publicação: 08 Set, 2015
Formato: Hardback
ISBN: 9781484709023
Idioma: Inglês

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Sinopse: Maggie Sanders might be blind, but she won’t invite anyone to her pity party. Ever since losing her sight six months ago, Maggie’s rebellious streak has taken on a life of its own, culminating with an elaborate school prank. Maggie called it genius. The judge called it illegal. Now Maggie has a probation officer. But she isn’t interested in rehabilitation, not when she’s still mourning the loss of her professional-soccer dreams, and furious at her so-called friends, who lost interest in her as soon as she could no longer lead the team to victory. Then Maggie’s whole world is turned upside down. Somehow, incredibly, she can see again. But only one person: Ben, a precocious ten-year-old unlike anyone she’s ever met. Ben’s life isn’t easy, but he doesn’t see limits, only possibilities. After awhile, Maggie starts to realize that losing her sight doesn’t have to mean losing everything she dreamed of. Even if what she’s currently dreaming of is Mason Milton, the magnetic lead singer of Maggie’s new favorite band, who just happens to be Ben’s brother. But when she learns the real reason she can see Ben, Maggie must find the courage to face a once-unimaginable future… before she loses everything she has grown to love.

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2 Responses to “[Waiting on Wednesday] The One Thing”

  1. 1 christine danielle

    I absolutely adore how simple the cover is.

    My Waiting on Wednesday

    • Yes. It’s so simple and yet it goes with the synopsis, the eye shape, the music, the heart. I love the colors too. ^^


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