Waiting on Wednesday: Once Upon a List by Robin Gold

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted on Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

This week’s Waiting On Wednesday selection is:

Once Upon a List by Robin Gold

Release Date:  May 22, 2012


Never in her wildest dreams did Clara Black imagine she’d fly to Vegas just to eat at America’s biggest buffet, or that she’d be digging holes in her mother’s backyard to unearth her brother’s screechy plastic recorder. But if that’s what it takes to get past the car accident that changed her life . . . she’ll do what she must.

Eight months after losing her fiancÉ just before their wedding, Clara still can’t seem to escape her fog of sorrow. On a visit to her childhood home, she encounters her fifth-grade time capsule and a very special bucket list written by her ten-year-old self. When she impulsively fulfills one item, Clara finds that revisiting the woman she thought she’d become may just be her way out of grief and back to life. With Milk Dud the one-eared wonder dog, her zany but loving family, and an unexpected someone from her past by her side, Clara discovers that sometimes life’s unplanned moments are the sweetest, and sometimes the only bridge to your future is your past.


The cover for Once Upon a List immediately grabbed my attention and made me look at it further.  I like the idea of the story and want to know what happens with Clara. 

What are you waiting on this week?


3 thoughts on “Waiting on Wednesday: Once Upon a List by Robin Gold

  1. Now i want to know what happen…Great pick!
    My WoW

  2. I’ll just second what kimba said! ;D I think I saw this one on NG or something last week. But I was on painmeds the whole time, so maybe I’m confusing books again. ;]

    Patricia // My WOW

  3. Sounds lovely! I hope you enjoy it when it comes out 🙂

    Here is my WoW post. Check it out? 😉

    -Maxine @ Teenage Fiction

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