Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Waiting on Wednesday (#26)

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly feature hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming features we can't wait to get our hands off.  Here's mine for this week!

Title: Project Cain
Author: Geoffrey Girad
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young
Released: 3rd September 2013

Fifteen-year-old Jeff Jacobson had never heard of Jeffrey Dahmer, the infamous serial killer who brutally murdered seventeen people more than twenty years ago. But Jeff’s life changes forever when the man he’d thought was his father hands him a government file telling him he was constructed in a laboratory only seven years ago, part of a top-secret government cloning experiment called ‘Project CAIN’.

There, he was created entirely from Jeffrey Dahmer’s DNA. There are others like Jeff—those genetically engineered directly from the most notorious murderers of all time: The Son of Sam, The Boston Strangler, Ted Bundy . . . even other Jeffrey Dahmer clones. Some raised, like Jeff, in caring family environments; others within homes that mimicked the horrific early lives of the men they were created from.

When the most dangerous boys are set free by the geneticist who created them, the summer of killing begins. Worse, these same teens now hold a secret weapon even more dangerous than the terrible evil they carry within. Only Jeff can help track the clones down before it’s too late. But will he catch the ‘monsters’ before becoming one himself?

Whoa.  This sounds just the tiniest bit creepy with the geneticist, but I seriously want to read this and meet Jeff.  This sounds quite dark, and I have to say (because I can't seem to refrain myself at all anymore) that cover is just perfect.  So yes, I am in insta-lust with this one.

Let me know what you guys are counting down the days for this week!


  1. Oooh, I haven't heard of this one before! The synopsis makes it sounds ultra creepy, I'm not sure if I can handle it! ;) Thanks for putting this one on my radar, Aa'Ishah!

  2. OMG THE SYNOPSIS HAD ME SOLD! This sounds so cool and evil and the part about the geneticist.. O____O I want this!!!

    -Ariella @ Secrets of Lost Words

  3. I remember Jeffery Dahmer and that makes for one creep-tastic premise - wow!

  4. Oh, pretty cover :D Ah, I love creepy books, lol ;) Hope you'll love this one :) Thank you for sharing. <3
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    Love, Carina @ Carina's Books

  5. Woahh, I can't believe I haven't heard of this one before! It sounds SO different and awesome. I mean, yes, it does seem creepy and uber dark, but sometimes, that's just what I enjoy. ;) Also, that cover is crazy cool.

    Awesome pick, Aa'Ishah! <3

  6. I remember seeing this on someone's Wow too months ago and was instantly sold to the premise! I agree, it sounds a little bit creepy but I think that's what made it even more appealing. The cover too is gorgeous. Great pick, A!


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