Waiting on Wednesday: Save the Date

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

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Save the Date by Morgan Matson

Publication Date: June 5th, 2018 

Goodreads Summary
Father of the Bride meets Sixteen Candles in the latest novel from New York Times bestselling author Morgan Matson.

Charlie Grant’s older sister is getting married this weekend at their family home, and Charlie can’t wait—for the first time in years, all four of her older siblings will be under one roof. Charlie is desperate for one last perfect weekend before the house is sold and everything changes. The house will be filled with jokes and games and laughs again. Making decisions about things like what college to attend and reuniting with longstanding crush Jesse Foster—all that can wait. She wants to focus on making the weekend perfect.

The only problem? The weekend is shaping up to be an absolute disaster.

There’s the unexpected dog with a penchant for howling, house alarm that won’t stop going off, and a papergirl with a grudge.

There are the relatives who aren’t speaking, the (awful) girl her favorite brother brought home unannounced, and a missing tuxedo.

Not to mention the neighbor who seems to be bent on sabotage and a storm that is bent on drenching everything. The justice of the peace is missing. The band will only play covers. The guests are all crazy. And the wedding planner’s nephew is unexpectedly, distractingly…cute.

Over the course of three ridiculously chaotic days, Charlie will learn more than she ever expected about the family she thought she knew by heart. And she’ll realize that sometimes, trying to keep everything like it was in the past means missing out on the future.


Three cheers for a new Morgan Matson book! I have been eagerly anticipating the reveal of this book. Matson’s books are a staple of my summer reading, and I am so excited to have a new one to read in 2018. The book itself sounds fun and chaotic. I already know that this book is going to have a great focus on family and if there’s one thing I am certain of it’s that a Morgan Matson book has a lot of heart. On top of that, I am very excited to meet the wedding planner’s nephew. I can’t wait to get my hands on this book.

What’s your most anticipated book?
Do you have a favourite Morgan Matson book?

11 thoughts on “Waiting on Wednesday: Save the Date

  1. I love Morgan Matson’s books so, so much and I was ecstatic to hear about this new release! I like the cover and I feel like it’s going to be one of these adorable contemporaries, for sure ❤ ❤ GREAT choice! ❤

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