Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Can't-Wait Wednesday: A Dress For The Wicked

Can't-Wait Wednesday is hosted by Tressa at Wishful Endings and helps us spotlight upcoming releases we're eagerly anticipating!

A Dress for the Wicked
Autumn Krause
Expected publication date: August 6, 2019
Nothing much happens in the sleepy town of Shy in Avon-upon-Kynt. And for eighteen years, Emmaline Watkins has feared that her future held just that: nothing.

But when the head of the most admired fashion house in the country opens her prestigious design competition to girls from outside the stylish capital city, Emmy’s dreams seem closer than they ever have before.

As the first “country girl” to compete, Emmy knows she’ll encounter extra hurdles on her way to the top. But as she navigates the twisted world of high fashion she starts to wonder: will she be able to tailor herself to fit into this dark, corrupted race? And at what cost? - from Goodreads
So apparently this book is what happens when Project Runway is set in a historical fiction book - sounds awesome!

28 comments:

  1. Wow I love the cover! And I've really enjoyed watching Project Runway, so this sounds so fascinating!

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  2. LOL! I love the way you described this!

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  3. What a comparison. This one has been getting some buzz on Booktube. Hope you love it!

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  4. I love that cover! It looks Cinderella-ish.
    Project Runway meets historical fiction... It'll be awesome or it'll fall on its face. I hope it's awesome!

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    1. I agree, this could go either way, I hope it's awesome, too!

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  5. What a lovely cover! I like the sounds of the story too.

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  6. Ooh, this is new to me and I am all over it! Definitely keeping my eye out for this one. :) Great pick!

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  7. This is new to me and sounds like so much fun! Thanks for putting this one on my radar!

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  8. Nice cover. Sounds like a good one!

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  9. I remember reading the synopsis for that book, because the cover was exquisite. It does sound fabulous, even if it's outside of my normal genre.

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  10. Oooh! Such a gorgeous cover! Great pick!

    Here’s my WoW!

    Ronyell @ Rabbit Ears Book Blog

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  11. This cover is gorgeous! And the story sounds so much fun too. And I have been saying I need to read more historical fiction sooo... added to my TBR :)

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  12. This sounds like it's going to be such a fun read. I'm always on the lookout for new historical fiction to read so this will definitely be going on my TBR.

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  13. The design of the cover is great! I'm sure it will be a compelling read.

    Ronnie @ Paradise Found

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  14. Ahh this is such a great choice, Angela! I've had this book on my TBR for a little while now and I can't wait for it to be released, it sounds so good. I also love that cover so much :D

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