Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
Published by Hodder and Stoughton on 29th September 2011
Featuring necklaces made of wishes; an underground shop dealing in teeth; magical tattoos; a wishbone on a cord, Daughter of Smoke and Bone is a thrilling story about Karou and her secret life as an apprentice to a wishmonger. Karou manages to keep her two lives in balance. On the one hand, she is a seventeen-year-old art student in Prague; on the other, errand-girl to an inhuman creature who deals in wishes and is the closest thing she has to family. Her life is surrounded by mysteries she is desperate to unveil.
I haven't read anything by Laini Taylor before but I have read some amazing reviews of this book and immediately had to add it to my huge wishlist. It sounds like it has a very unique storyline and the synopsis definitely has me well and truly intrigued. Luckily it's published in a few weeks so I won't have too long to wait to get my hands on a copy.