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Welcome! My name is Haley, I'm a 25 year old book-aholic. I'm a book reviewer for the RiverTalk Newspaper. I love reading YA, NA, and adult paranormal mostly, but I do go into other genres on occasion. If you want to talk more one on one about books, please don't hesitate to contact me on facebook or twitter, I love making new bookish friends!






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Dusty Reads is a weekly meme hosted by Giselle at Xpresso Reads, where you feature a book that has been sitting unread on our bookshelf for sometime. If you would like to learn more about Dusty Reads, and grab the button to join in then go here.
  •  This week my Dusty Read is.......A Long Long Sleep!


A Long Long Sleep by Anna Sheehan
Hardcover/ 352 pages


Rosalinda Fitzroy has been asleep for sixty-two years when she is woken by a kiss. Locked away in the chemically induced slumber of a stasis tube in a forgotten subbasement, sixteen-year-old Rose slept straight through the Dark Times that killed millions and utterly changed the world she knew. Now, her parents and her first love are long gone, and Rose— hailed upon her awakening as the long-lost heir to an interplanetary empire— is thrust alone into a future in which she is viewed as either a freak or a threat. Desperate to put the past behind her and adapt to her new world, Rose finds herself drawn to the boy who kissed her awake, hoping that he can help her to start fresh. But when a deadly danger jeopardizes her fragile new existence, Rose must face the ghosts of her past with open eyes— or be left without any future at all.

I can't believe I haven't read this yet!! UGH! It sounds amazing, I loved the Disney Sleeping Beauty movie growing up, so to read new/dystopian retelling of it will be awesome! This book has been sitting on my shelf far too long, and the cover, wow it is so pretty. I need to read this one soon! Have you read A Long Long Sleep? What did you think of it? 

What's getting dusty on your shelf?!(:

3 comments:

Book Passion for Life said...

I'm still on the fence with this one. I'd like to read but not sure I'd like it...so maybe I'll wait for you to read it first. lol ~ Donna

Giselle said...

Oh I've heard of this one I'm pretty sure it's on my TBR list as well! It does sound awesome!

Giselle
Xpresso Reads

Anna said...

I haven't heard of this one, but it sounds pretty good! I'll have to check it out. I'm seriously thinking about replacing Teaser Tuesday with Dusty Reads right now :)

Anna @ Literary Exploration