April 6, 2011

Waiting On Wednesday (5) Instructions For A Broken Heart

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.
PhotobucketTitle: Instructions For A Broken Heart
Author: Kim Culbertson
Release Date: May 1st 2011
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Incorporated
Synopsis (from Goodreads): Three days before her drama club's trip to Italy, Jessa Gardner discovers her boyfriend in the costume barn with another girl. Jessa is left with a care package from her best friend titled "Top Twenty Reasons He's a Slimy Jerk Bastard," instructing her to do one un-Jessa-like thing each day of the trip. At turns hilarious and heartwrenching, Instructions for a Broken Heart paints a magical Italy in which Jessa learns she must figure out life-and romance-for herself.

Why I'm waiting on it: Okay, how promising is that synopsis? And it's set in Italy! I'm totally sold on this book already, and can't wait until May!

What are you waiting on this week? And while you're at the blog, check out my giveaway for Stay by Deb Caletti here.


  1. This one sounds great. I'm really liking books set in different countries at the moment so Italy sounds awesome.
    Great pick.

  2. Ooh...that one sounds great! I just added it to my TBR pile!

  3. I'd love to journey to Italy, even in a book! Sounds like a great way to deal with pain....

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  4. I saw this for the first time last week and thought it sounded great :)
    Hope you enjoy it when it comes out.

  5. Not my usual type of book, but I've been trying to move out of my comfort zone. So I'll put this on my list and hope for the best.

    Check out my WoW too. (:

  6. Nice pick! I will have to add this to my reading list! Thanks for sharing!

  7. I think this sound really cute and it has a nice cover. Thanks for sharing!

  8. Looks like a fun book! Happy reading..

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  9. I hope that when you get your book, it is everything you hope it to be. Check out what I am Waiting On Wednesday for. Happy Reading.

  10. I am so excited for this too! Especially the Italian setting :)

  11. Anything set in Italy is a winner.

  12. I love the cover, there's something so vibrant and inviting about it. Also, yes, the synopsis totally SOLD me on this book! And of course, it being set in Italy only serves to make it that much more interesting! Thanks for sharing this book with us!!! :D


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