Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday (26)

"Waiting on" Wednesday spotlights upcoming releases that everyone's excited about. (Created by Jill at Breaking the Spine)
Why We Broke Up -- Daniel Handler

I'm telling you why we broke up, Ed. I'm writing it in this letter, the whole truth of why it happened.

Min Green and Ed Slaterton are breaking up, so Min is writing Ed a letter and giving him a box. Inside the box is why they broke up. Two bottle caps, a movie ticket, a folded note, a box of matches, a protractor, books, a toy truck, a pair of ugly earrings, a comb from a motel room, and every other item collected over the course of a giddy, intimate, heartbreaking relationship. Item after item is illustrated and accounted for, and then the box, like a girlfriend, will be dumped. -- From Goodreads

Release Date: December 27, 2011


  1. I'm quite intrigued by this one as well - nice pick!

    My WoW this week

    Amy @ Turn the Page

  2. I've never heard of this one before. Sounds neat!

    Xpresso Reads

  3. When I first heard of this, I had my doubts that Lemony Snicket could write in this genre... but we'll see! :) It sounds really unique.

    Here's my WoW :)

  4. This one looks awesome! I'm already in the queue for it at my library!

  5. sounds really interesting!

    here's my WOW post. stop by!?!

  6. How heartbreaking! Sounds like I'm going to be so invested emotionally in this one...

    - Asher (from Paranormal Indulgence)