Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday (15)

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases we're eagerly anticipating.

I read the first two books in the Ghost and the Goth series earlier this year and promptly flipped out over their fluffy goodness. It may have helped that both were read immediately after two of the worst books I've had the misfortune to read in my short little life. Piles of dog poop shaped to look like books would have been better after the two books so terrible I shall not name them in this short post. Anyway, I'm eagerly awaiting Body and Soul despite knowing it marks the end of the series. At least I can always reread them!

Body and Soul (The Ghost and the Goth, #3)Body and Soul
by Stacey Kade
May 29, 2011

The Ghost

I’ve been trapped in the body of Lily “Ally” Turner for a month now. Talk about a fashion crisis on an epic scale. What worries me more, though, is sometimes I catch Will looking at me like he thinks I’m Lily...or that he wishes I were. Without the good looks of my former self, I don’t know who I am, or if who that is is good enough. I need out of this mess. Now.

Will and I have been looking for a solution, one that would separate me from Lily without killing her. But it’s not going well. Then, when it seems like things couldn’t get any worse, we run into Misty, my former best friend and boyfriend-stealer extraordinaire, who claims she’s being me. Seriously?

I’m determined to get to the bottom of who’s pretending to be the spirit of Alona Dare (while I’m pretending to be someone else) and then get the heck out of this body. Or die trying...

The Goth

I’ll admit it. It’s really weird to look at Alona but see Lily. I do know the difference, though, contrary to what Alona might be saying. And Alona is more than a pretty face to me, not that she would believe that.

Our one lead for some help in this messed up situation might be a page torn from the yellow pages-—the “Psychics” section-—I found in my dad’s stuff. One of the “fakes” seems a bit more real-—and odd-—than the others. Before I can investigate further, though, Alona is off and chasing a ghost that’s probably nothing more than a figment of Misty’s guilty imagination. Now Lily’s family is freaking out because she didn’t come home, my mom is ordering me to stay out of it, and something is definitely wrong with the person formerly known as Lily “Ally” Turner...


  1. I have heard of this series but wasn't convinced if it was worth the read. I probably will since the plot does sound interesting.

    Good pick for Waiting on Wednesday!

  2. I haven read the fisrt book, shame on me!!! need to get to it soon ^^
    great pick! muah

    MY WOW!

    Happy reading!
    Dazzling Reads

  3. What a lovely cover! I like the sounds of the book! Great choice! Thank you for sharing it!

    Books For All Seasons

  4. I'm on book two and I'm TOTALLY ADDICTED. I want to know if Alona and Will are somehow going to be together! And I love this last cover!

    Have an amazing reading week!

    - Asher (from Paranormal Indulgence)

  5. I need to read the first one still, they all look good.

    Our WoW is at Book Sake. -Jessica

  6. I keep seeing this series around and it sounds like such an awesome series I really want to give it a try!

    Xpresso Reads


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