Wednesday 5 December 2012

Wishlist Wednesday #9

Wishlist Wednesday is a weekly book blog hop hosted by Dani at Pen to Paper where we will post about a book that has been on our wishlist for some time, or just added, that we can't wait to get off the wishlist and onto our bookshelves.

This sounds so great- it's the story of Peter Pan... from Tiger-Lily's point of view! It sounds emotional and magical- a new twist on a traditional story. And some of the authors I stalk follow on Twitter have been reading it lately, and really rating it! Lots of 5 star ratings always make me even more eager to read a book.

It was published in hardback in July 2012, but I think I will have to wait until it is published in paperback in July 2013 before I can afford to splash out on a copy.

Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson

Before Peter Pan belonged to Wendy, he belonged to the girl with the crow feather in her hair. . . .

Fifteen-year-old Tiger Lily doesn't believe in love stories or happy endings. Then she meets the alluring teenage Peter Pan in the forbidden woods of Neverland and immediately falls under his spell.

Peter is unlike anyone she's ever known. Impetuous and brave, he both scares and enthralls her. As the leader of the Lost Boys, the most fearsome of Neverland's inhabitants, Peter is an unthinkable match for Tiger Lily. Soon, she is risking everything—her family, her future—to be with him. When she is faced with marriage to a terrible man in her own tribe, she must choose between the life she's always known and running away to an uncertain future with Peter.

With enemies threatening to tear them apart, the lovers seem doomed. But it's the arrival of Wendy Darling, an English girl who's everything Tiger Lily is not, that leads Tiger Lily to discover that the most dangerous enemies can live inside even the most loyal and loving heart. 

From the New York Times bestselling author Jodi Lynn Anderson comes a magical and bewitching story of the romance between a fearless heroine and the boy who wouldn't grow up.

Has anybody read it? What did you think?
Thanks for stopping by!


  1. I really want this book myself, I was just looking it up again last week.

    Hope you get it soon :)

  2. Tiger Lily has been on my wish list for months! It sounds amazing! :D I hope you get it soon!

    Here is my Wishlist Wednesday:

  3. I love it when books take a twist on traditional stories! This sounds fab, definitely something I want to check out!

    RobynLeanne @ Fairytales and Folklore

  4. Ooh, a Peter Pan story! Sounds like something I must check out -- thanks!

    My WW

  5. I want this book so bad! I've heard great things about it! Hope you get it!

    Here's my WW!

  6. This sounds really great; I'm looking forward to it as well. :)

    Thanks for stopping by My Wishing and Waiting


  7. This one's on my wishlist too!!! I totally cant wait to read it :)
    Here is my WW:

    also I'm doing an OVEREXPOSED BOOK 2012 - a book that's been featured, reviewed, or read by almost every book bloggers. You could vote your favorite book here & there's also a giveaway:

    Little Book Star

  8. YES! Tiger Lily! I want this one too! There are so many that I want to read!! Happy Reading!
    Brittany @Spare Time book blog
    My WW:

  9. I really want this book too!

    Here is my Wishlist Wednesday
    Lauren @ Northern Plunder

  10. I have this one, but haven't read it yet. Too bad you live in the UK! I'd let you borrow it.



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