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This Wednesday I'm Waiting on: The Secrets of Solace by Jaleigh Johnson
From Jaleigh Johnson, the acclaimed author of The Mark of the Dragonfly, comes another thrilling adventure in the magical world of Solace.
Lina Winterbock lives in the mountain strongholds of Solace. She’s an
apprentice to the archivists, the wise men and women whose lives are
dedicated to cataloging, studying, and preserving the objects that
mysteriously fall from the sky in the scrap towns.
Lina should be
spending her days with books, but the Iron War has changed everything.
The strongholds are now a refuge, and the people Lina once counted on no
longer have time for her, so she spends her days exploring the hidden
tunnels and passages of her home. The strongholds are vast and old, with
twisting paths, forgotten rooms, and collapsed chambers, some of them
containing objects that have been lost and forgotten even by the
And in one of the forgotten chambers, Lina discovers a secret.
Hidden deep in a cavern is a half-buried airship like nothing she has
ever seen before. She’s determined to dig it out and restore it. But
Lina needs help, and she doesn’t know anyone she can trust with her
Then she meets Ozben, a mysterious boy who has a secret
of his own—a secret that’s so dangerous it could change the course of
the Iron War and the world of Solace forever.
-summary and cover via Goodreads
I love The Mark of the Dragonfly, and I'm looking forward to reading another book set in that world! :)