Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Waiting on Wednesday: Wildflower

Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Breaking the Spine

This Wednesday I'm Waiting On: Wildflower by Alecia Whitaker

The best songs come from broken hearts.

Sixteen-year-old Bird Barrett has grown up on the road, singing backup in her family's bluegrass band, and playing everywhere from Nashville, Tennesee to Nowhere, Oklahoma. One fateful night, Bird fills in for her dad by singing lead, and a scout in the audience offers her a spotlight all her own.

Soon Bird is caught up in a whirlwind of songwriting meetings, recording sessions, and music video shoots. Her first single hits the top twenty, and suddenly fans and paparazzi are around every corner. She's even caught the eye of her longtime crush, fellow roving musician Adam Dean. With Bird's star on the rise, though, tradition and ambition collide. Can Bird break out while staying true to her roots?

In a world of glamour and gold records, a young country music star finds her voice.

-Summary and cover via goodreads

First off, I love country music! Second, this reminds me of Taylor Swift! How could I not want to try this book!?

This book will be released July 1st 2014


  1. Nice pick! I love books about musicians :) Thanks for sharing!

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  2. I love books about music too! Thanks for sharing this, Jessica. :)

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  3. I like Taylor Swift too, though mostly her pop songs. Anyway, I was thinking... why would anyone name their kid Bird?

    Thanks for sharing, I'll be on the lookout for this one ;)

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    1. I love pretty much any of her songs! :) Yes, Bird is a strange name, maybe it's a nickname? You're welcome! :)

  4. I haven't heard of this one! It sounds really interesting though, and I agree with you, it kind of reminds me of Taylor Swift (I'm a big fan!) Great pick!

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  5. I like the cover of this one. Haven't heard of it yet though, so thanks for choosing this.

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    1. I like the cover too! You're welcome! :)

  6. Oooh, nice pick! I came across this the other day and thought it sounded good so will definitely look out for it. Thanks for sharing :)

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  7. This sounds like it will be a great book. :) Thanks for sharing.

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  8. Wow ... haven't heard of this book yet -- glad I stopped by!

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  9. Agree - it does sound like Taylor Swift! And the cover model has FAB hair.

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