Waiting on Wednesday (26)

April 27, 2011 Uncategorized 7

Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Breaking the Spine. It’s a weekly meme to talk about what upcoming book we’re most looking forward to reading

Waiting on Wednesday
April 27, 2011

Uncommon Criminals
 By: Ally Carter 
Release Date: June, 2011
Published by: Hyperion Books



Katarina Bishop has worn a lot of labels in her short life. Friend. Niece. Daughter. Thief. But for the last two months she’s simply been known as the girl who ran the crew that robbed the greatest museum in the world. That’s why Kat isn’t surprised when she’s asked to steal the infamous Cleopatra Emerald so it can be returned to its rightful owners.

There are only three problems. First, the gem hasn’t been seen in public in thirty years. Second, since the fall of the Egyptian empire and the suicide of Cleopatra, no one who holds the emerald keeps it for long, and in Kat’s world, history almost always repeats itself. But it’s the third problem that makes Kat’s crew the most nervous and that is simply… the emerald is cursed.

Kat might be in way over her head, but she’s not going down without a fight. After all she has her best friend—the gorgeous Hale—and the rest of her crew with her as they chase the Cleopatra around the globe, dodging curses, realizing that the same tricks and cons her family has used for centuries are useless this time.

Which means, this time, Katarina Bishop is making up her own rules.


I love Ally Carter’s Gallagher Girls novels so of course I had to read Heist Society. I listened to the audiobook and absolutely adored it! I must admit… I’ve got a bit of a thing for Hale! I’m excited to see what Ally has in store for Kat and her crew. 

7 Responses to “Waiting on Wednesday (26)”

  1. I Read Banned Books

    Heist Society was cute! Ally is coming back to TX this year! She is so stinkin’ nice if you every have the chance to met her.

    Someday, I will get you to move here. Lol!

    Jen

  2. Cynthia

    I still have Heist Society on my tbr pile, I’ve heard it’s a great read so I’m hoping to read it before the sequel comes out. =)

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