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November 30, 2011

Waiting On Wednesday (3) - Contemporary heaven!

The One That I Want
The One That I Want by Jennifer Echols
Publication date: February 7th, 2012
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Find on: Goodreads, Amazon, Book Depository
Gemma can’t believe her luck when the star football player starts flirting with her. Max is totally swoon-worthy, and even gets her quirky sense of humor. So when he asks out her so-called best friend Addison, Gemma’s heartbroken. 

Then Addison pressures Gemma to join the date with one of Max’s friends. But the more time they all spend together, the harder Gemma falls for Max. She can’t help thinking that Max likes her back—it’s just too bad he’s already dating Addison. How can Gemma get the guy she wants without going after her best friend’s boyfriend?

You will have this on your wishlist if you've ever read a book by Jennifer Echols. She is a FANTASTIC contemporary YA author. We loved every single one of her books, but especially her simon pulse books! The cover is adorable and the synopsis makes us giddy with excitment!! 
What are you waiting on this wednesday? 

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that showcases upcoming releases that we are excited about. 


  1. I can't wait to read this, either! Jennifer Echols is an awesome author :D

  2. I love the sounds of this one it sounds so cute! Awesome pick!

    Xpresso Reads

  3. I've actually never read anything by her, but I bet she's as good as you say! It sounds interesting. :)

  4. This seems like an interesting book :) Great WoW!
    Thank you for commenting on my WoW. <3 PS; You really should read the Body Finder series ;) It is awesome.
    Love, Carina

  5. so cute!

    I'm hosting an exclusive cover reveal for TOUCHING THE SURFACE, by Kimberly Sabatini. Releases in 2012 from Simon Pulse! Come by and check it out and comment your thoughts!!!

  6. I have this on my tbr list too. =) I love Jennifer Echols. I need to work on reading her other books that are out. I've only read Going Too Far and that was a while ago. I need to re-read it, it's amazing!

  7. This sounds really good. I've never read anything by Jennifer Echols, so I'm definitely putting this one on my TBR list and adding it to the list of books to read for the 2012 contemporary challenge.

    Great Pick
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  8. So many great contemporaries coming out next year *sigh*. Thanks for stopping by!

  9. oooh i definitely want to read this one too!

  10. Just pre-ordered this one yesterday...can't wait! I've loved everything I've read of hers, so I already know I'll be falling into the world she's created here...yay!

  11. I haven't read too much YA contemporary, but this sounds really good!

    Waiting on Wednesday @ Radiant Shadows

  12. I featured this book a few weeks back. I love the cover a lot! I like the sound of the story, which is awesomeee!! Great choice! Thank you for sharing it! I'm good that someone likes to read the same kind of book as I do.

    Books For All Seasons

  13. I haven't really read any YA contemporary, but this one sounds like it would be worth a read :)
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  14. OOO sounds like fun drama! Good pick!
    My WoW

  15. What a cute cover. It's definitely one to add to my list. Thanks for sharing.

  16. I've only read "Forget You" and I didn't even finish it. Haha, so Jennifer Echols hasn't made the best impression on me, but the cover for this looks so adorable!

  17. Sounds cute and complicated!

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  18. Ohh I can't believe I haven't read a book by Jennifer Echols yet! So need too!

  19. This sounds really good! And the cover is so super duper sweet~ :D

  20. Ooh! This sounds like a great read. I haven't read one of Jennifer's book yet, but I do have Going Too Far somewhere in my TBR pile. Great choice!:)