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Shiver
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Start date
January 1, 2011
Finish date
February 28, 2011

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Carly Svamvour
OK - for some reason, the 2nd book is on my list ... dunno why. I ordered it in. Then I thought, well, I haven't read this one yet - so I'm ordering it.

It's like a stone falling in my path - I should pick it up, turn it over and read it - see what's there for me.

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September 1st, 2k11 - starting today

September 2nd - finishing up

I always feel kinda silly when I'm caught hanging off this Young Adult stuff - ha ha! But these stories - just love 'em.

I'm on to take in Linger.

That title - Linger -
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Vicki
I loved Shiver! At first I was not sure about the whole werewolf/human transition idea, but Stiefvater definitely made it work. It may be compared to Twilight, but Grace is not whiny Bella and is a very likeable character. She is pretty much left on her own (both parents work all the time and tend to leave her unattended especially in the evenings). She has an incredible fascination with the wolves that can be seen in the woods behind her house. Sam is "her" wolf, her obsession; and when he chan ...more
Cherylann
What a fabulous read! I couldn't put this book down. Maggie Stiefvater weaves a tale that makes the reader want to curl into a comfy chair with an afghan and a cup tea and stay there for the afternoon reading this book. Both fantasy and romance, Shiver is mesmerizing. Initially, this book was recommended to me be a 7th grade student. I believe that 7th grade is a bit young for Sam and Grace's love story. The strength of Stiefvater's storytelling is that she trusts her readers to use their schema ...more
Lisa
Apr 23, 2014 Lisa marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Ashley FL
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Vanessa
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Stesse
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Heidi
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Liz
Jun 09, 2014 Liz marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Jessica
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Barb
Dec 19, 2010 Barb marked it as to-read
Monica
Oct 10, 2010 Monica marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
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