Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights an upcoming release we are greatly anticipating.
My pick this week:
Widow's Web - Elemental Assassin #7
by Jennifer Estep
Publication Date: August 21st, 2012
The seventh book in the hugely popular Elemental Assassin series by New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Jennifer Estep—Gin Blanco is back and ready for action.
name is Gin, and I kill people. It’s something I've been doing for
years as the assassin called Spider, but now, it’s turned into a
necessity on my part just to survive all the lowlifes in Ashland who are
gunning for me. The underworld is still in turmoil, and I seem to be on
everyone’s hit list these days.
To add to Gin’s
problems, her lover Owen’s ex is in town. Salina is back in Ashland to
reclaim an old family legacy—and she thinks that Owen is hers for the
taking. Also in the mix is Phillip Kincaid, a casino owner and
all-around shady character who has a mysterious connection to both Owen
Salina might seem like a sweet Southern belle,
but there’s more to her than meets the eye. Her water elemental magic
makes her a dangerous enemy—and someone who can go toe-to-toe with Gin’s
Ice and Stone power. But Gin is determined to get to the bottom of
Salina’s deadly scheme, even though it just might cost her