Most Proactive Female Protagonist
Books with a female main character that really makes things happen.
1 The Hunger Games (The Hunge...
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2 Graceling (Graceling Realm,...
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4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 211,707 ratings
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3 Dead Until Dark (Sookie Sta...
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 362,249 ratings
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4 Moon Called (Mercy Thompson...
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4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 95,126 ratings
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5 Guilty Pleasures (Anita Bla...
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 89,794 ratings
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6 Poison Study (Study, #1)
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4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 72,031 ratings
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7 Pride and Prejudice
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 1,440,027 ratings
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8 Gone with the Wind
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 664,165 ratings
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9 A Great and Terrible Beauty...
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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 150,637 ratings
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10 Princess Academy (Princess ...
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 67,974 ratings
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11 Marked (House of Night #1)
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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 282,558 ratings
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12 City of Bones (The Mortal I...
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4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 761,108 ratings
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13 Naked in Death (In Death, #1)
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4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 82,726 ratings
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14 Sabriel (Abhorsen,  #1)
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 101,269 ratings
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15 The Angel Experiment (Maxim...
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 138,780 ratings
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16 Fire (Graceling Realm, #2)
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 90,265 ratings
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17 Stray (Shifters, #1)
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 23,886 ratings
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18 Smilla's Sense of Snow
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3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 22,901 ratings
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18 The Chimera Vector (The Fif...
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3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 1,556 ratings
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20 A Curse Dark as Gold
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3.55 of 5 stars 3.55 avg rating — 8,873 ratings
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21 The Girl with the Dragon Ta...
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 1,266,484 ratings
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22 The Eyre Affair (Thursday N...
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 72,490 ratings
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23 Ada: Legend of a Healer
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 118 ratings
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23 Poseidon’s Children (The Le...
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3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 198 ratings
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23 Gatsby's Smile
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 37 ratings
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26 Star Crossed (Thief Errant,...
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3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 4,937 ratings
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27 Ange'el
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4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 11 ratings
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28 Their Eyes Were Watching God
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 139,383 ratings
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29 The Westing Game
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4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 89,711 ratings
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30 First Test (Protector of th...
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 31,523 ratings
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31 Untraceable (Nature of Grac...
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 1,713 ratings
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31 Nocturne, Opus 1: Sea Foam
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 38 ratings
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31 The Albino Album
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4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 43 ratings
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31 Where the Deer Dwell
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35 Once Bitten, Twice Shy (Jaz...
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 8,254 ratings
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35 Haven of Dante: The Staff o...
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4.37 of 5 stars 4.37 avg rating — 35 ratings
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37 Sisters Red (Fairytale Rete...
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3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 13,112 ratings
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38 Trickster's Choice (Daughte...
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 32,359 ratings
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39 The Girl Who Played with Fi...
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4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 455,804 ratings
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40 Carpe Demon (Demon-Hunting ...
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3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 4,238 ratings
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40 Lirael (Abhorsen, #2)
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 61,067 ratings
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40 City of Ashes (The Mortal I...
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 404,843 ratings
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43 City of Glass (The Mortal I...
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4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 422,815 ratings
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43 Vampire Academy (Vampire Ac...
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 310,898 ratings
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45 Heir to the Shadows (The Bl...
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4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 14,595 ratings
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46 Nemesis (Miss Marple #12)
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 12,117 ratings
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47 Not Ordinarily Borrowable: ...
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47 The Nightingales of Troy: S...
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3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 145 ratings
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47 Talus
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2.87 of 5 stars 2.87 avg rating — 23 ratings
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47 Gap Creek
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 32,663 ratings
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47 Discovering Arugula (Book 2)
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47 Bloodlines (Bloodlines, #1)
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 788 ratings
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47 Lunatic Fringe (Tales of th...
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47 Surviving Seduction (The Sh...
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 281 ratings
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47 Fast-Trapped (Fast-Track Tr...
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47 Agent of Desire (Jessica Bo...
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3.27 of 5 stars 3.27 avg rating — 155 ratings
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47 RATGIRL: Song of the Viper
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47 The Assassin's Wife
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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 19 ratings
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47 Interlands
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4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 17 ratings
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47 A Woman Scarred
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47 The Velocipede Races
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47 Master and Apprentice (Ann ...
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3.55 of 5 stars 3.55 avg rating — 33 ratings
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47 Resurrecting Cybele
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47 Intermix Nation
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 100 ratings
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47 Coral Hare: Atomic Agent (A...
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47 Charlie's Pond
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47 The Hungry Wolves of Van Di...
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47 Frozen Highway
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47 The Immortality Game
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70 Just Ella (The Palace Chron...
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 26,096 ratings
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70 The Ask and the Answer (Cha...
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 32,072 ratings
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70 Who Got Liz Gardner
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70 Revelations (Bloodlines, #3)
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 229 ratings
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70 Surviving Passion (The Shat...
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3.63 of 5 stars 3.63 avg rating — 799 ratings
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70 Concisus (Verita, #2)
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76 Tatiana and Alexander
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4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 16,440 ratings
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76 Torment (Bloodlines, #2)
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4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 290 ratings
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76 Verita (Verita, #1)
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 457 ratings
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76 The Rebel Within (Rebel, #1)
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80 Jennifer Scales and the Anc...
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3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 1,005 ratings
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80 Behind Rebel Lines
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 603 ratings
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80 The Girl Who Kicked the Hor...
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 374,889 ratings
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80 Bloodlines (Bloodlines, #1)
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 788 ratings
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80 Fast-Tracked (Fast-Track Tr...
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80 Rebels Divided (Rebel, #3)
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86 Trickster's Queen (Daughter...
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4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 36,902 ratings
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86 Babyji
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3.35 of 5 stars 3.35 avg rating — 791 ratings
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86 Scarlet Moon
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 3,407 ratings
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89 A Proud Taste for Scarlet a...
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 1,971 ratings
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89 The Bronze Horseman (The Br...
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4.41 of 5 stars 4.41 avg rating — 27,945 ratings
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89 Bid the Gods Arise (The Wel...
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 48 ratings
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92 Abhorsen (Abhorsen, #3)
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4.28 of 5 stars 4.28 avg rating — 66,606 ratings
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92 Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicl...
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4.3 of 5 stars 4.30 avg rating — 72,980 ratings
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94 Suite Scarlett (Scarlett, #1)
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3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 10,513 ratings
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95 Scarlett Fever (Scarlett, #2)
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 4,552 ratings
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96 Don't Look Down
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96 books · 140 voters · list created November 26th, 2008 by Alien Citizen (votes) .
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message 1: by Alyssa (new)

Alyssa You should really add Vampire Academy series to this; Rose is extremelly powerful by way of making things happen!


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