Waiting on Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine.

I found The Atlas of Love by Laurie Frankel while browsing the upcoming releases on Chapters/Indigo. This author's debut novel will be released on August 17th. From the publisher's website:

When Jill becomes both pregnant and single at the end of one spring semester, she and her two closest friends plunge into an experiment in tri-parenting, tri-schooling, and trihabitating as grad students in Seattle. Naturally, everything goes wrong, but in ways no one sees coming. Janey Duncan narrates the adventure of this modern family with hilarity and wisdom and shows how three lives are forever changed by (un)cooperative parenting, literature, and a tiny baby named Atlas who upends and uplifts their entire world. In this sparkling and wise debut novel, Frankel’s unforgettable heroines prove that home is simply where the love is.

The story sounds a bit different from other books I've read recently. I'll be checking it out. What new books are you looking forward to?


bermudaonion on August 4, 2010 at 10:17 AM said...

It almost sounds like Three Men and a Baby with a fun twist! Great pick!

Staci on August 4, 2010 at 1:00 PM said...

I'm liking the sound of this one...great choice!

Lori on August 4, 2010 at 2:09 PM said...

I hope that you get your book soon, and that it is everything you hope it to be. Here's my WOW Happy reading!


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