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Hush, Hush (Hush, Hush, #1)
Top Ten Irrational Points in hush, hush

Nora’s sex ed class begins with the teacher stating, “Human reproduction…requires mature handling. And like al...more
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Dec 04, 2009
Dead Reckoning (Sookie Stackhouse, #11)
Dear Sookie,
You know you are one of my oldest friends, right? I love our yearly visits at your old Stackhouse family home, sitting on the porch, soak...more
May 10, 2011
Aug 29, 2010
The Dark Divine (The Dark Divine, #1)
I am not going to hide this review under a "contains spoilers" warning, because only a very young reader completely unaware of the current trend towar...more
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Apr 11, 2010
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, #1)
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children is a beautiful work of art and the first novel by Ransom Riggs. Sadly, I didn’t love it nearly as much as...more
Jun 24, 2011
May 27, 2011
Mango-Shaped Space
With the rise in popularity of YA novels, I think that somehow we have all forgotten what it is like to actually be a teenager. Even the better (and s...more
Nov 11, 2011
Oct 11, 2011
Cinder (Lunar Chronicles, #1)
Cyborg Cinderella is such an awesome concept that unfortunately never made it as an awesome story. At least, not in this book. The reviews for Cinder...more
Feb 14, 2012
Nov 25, 2011
A Great and Terrible Beauty (Gemma Doyle, #1)
Mysterious Sexy Boy: “So Gemma, isn’t it exciting to be attending your first Grateful Dead concert?”

Gemma Doyle: “Yes, but… Jerry Garcia has been actu...more
Jul 24, 2011
May 22, 2011
Something from the Nightside (Nightside, #1)
Our first mention of the Nightside is (in my paperback edition) on page's 10 and 11 where we learn that, "The Nightside is the secret, hidden, dark he...more
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Nov 15, 2009
Catching Jordan
Catching Jordan does not do justice to the YA genre, lurve triangles, college football or girls who aspire to play traditional "boy" sports. For a be...more
Aug 27, 2012
Jun 11, 2012
Dairy Queen (Dairy Queen, #1)
Dairy Queen has got to be the best book hidden behind the worst cover/title ever. This isn’t a book I would have given a second glance at if it weren’...more
Jun 12, 2011
Jul 17, 2010
Awkward Family Photos
Is it silly to purchase a book when these same photos and many more can be found on the website of the same name? Perhaps. But who can possibly resist...more
Jan 17, 2012
Jan 17, 2012
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
This book takes place in letter/diary form, and the reader follows 15 (about to turn 16) year old Charlie for roughly a year. We meet Charlie shortly...more
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Apr 15, 2010
Faithful Place (Dublin Murder Squad, #3)
At this point, after reading Faithful Place I am pretty much an official Tana French fangirl and am afraid that all further reviews of her work will b...more
Mar 26, 2011
Feb 05, 2011
Prophecy of the Sisters (Prophecy of the Sisters, #1)
What a letdown :( After all of the awesome reviews on here, I expected Prophecy of the Sisters to be better. The idea is interesting, as is the twist...more
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Aug 18, 2009
Captivate (Need, #2)
Reading Captivate was so thoroughly unenjoyable that I found myself doubting how much I loved Need to begin with. Which is crazy, because I truly did...more
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Jan 23, 2010
The Dark and Hollow Places (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #3)
Perhaps I need to go back and reread The Forest of Hands and Teeth. The thing is, that book blew me away. I loved the mystery, the surreal quality, Ma...more
Oct 12, 2011
Jul 21, 2010
Dirty Little Secrets
C.J. Omololu had me at hoarding.

Megan glued to the television: *gasp* “Ewww!”
Hubby in the next room: “If it’s so disturbing, why are you watching it?”...more
May 30, 2011
Aug 08, 2010
Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades, #1)
Fifty Shades of Grey left me feeling conflicted, to say the least. After reading this, I sort of get the appeal of the Harlequin-esque bodice rippers....more
Apr 07, 2012
Aug 28, 2011
Go the Fuck to Sleep
Isn't everything better when read by Samuel L. Jackson? Listen for yourself and download the audio version for free here. This is a cute and only slig...more
Jun 14, 2011
Jun 14, 2011
Tiger Eyes
It seems that Judy Blume catches a lot of flak these days. Yes, her books are dated, and perhaps even a little juvenile when compared to contemporary...more
May 19, 2012
May 18, 2012
Wither (The Chemical Garden, #1)
Due to the large amount of reviews complaining of the lack of world building, I went into Wither expecting to be disappointed. And I pretty much was,...more
Apr 19, 2012
Oct 25, 2010
Zombies Vs. Unicorns
Zombies Vs. Unicorns and who is the winner?

Zombies! Thanks to Carrie Ryan's Bougainvillea. Undoubtedly the creepiest, most spine-tingly zombie story I...more
Feb 04, 2012
Aug 09, 2010
The Body Finder (The Body Finder, #1)
I don't remember what inspired me to add this to my TBR list, but possibly I was swayed by all of the 4 & 5 star reviews. Unfortunately, there are...more
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Dec 04, 2009
In the Woods (Dublin Murder Squad, #1)
Excellent! I can't say how much I loved In the Woods. Fantastic mystery with enough hints thrown in that I was guessing the entire time and still didn...more
Dec 21, 2010
Jul 13, 2010
Unearthly (Unearthly, #1)
When I first read the synopsis of Unearthly, I had no interest in it whatsoever. A teenage girl with newly discovered special powers, a mysterious and...more
Jan 29, 2011
Nov 23, 2010
Everneath (Everneath, #1)
Everneath has some fantastic ideas which include Greek and Egyptian mythology, comparisons between otherworldly activity and drug addiction, and a bad...more
Apr 06, 2012
Nov 06, 2011
The Lunatic Cafe (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #4)
A Date-off?!?! Seriously? Oh, what has become of you John, uh, Jean-Claude...
Hamilton tries to introduce a love triangle. Tries. It ends...more
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Jul 12, 2009
Providence (Providence, #1)
This story starts with Nina losing her father. Her loving, perfect, doting father, who would like totally never, never, ever do anything wrong. *hint*...more
Jun 21, 2012
Jul 15, 2011
On the Beach
Nevil Shute’s On the Beach, originally published in 1957, is a post-apocalyptic novel which takes place in Melbourne, Australia a year or so after a n...more
Jun 10, 2011
Jun 06, 2010
The Magicians (The Magicians, #1)
The Goodreads synopsis for The Magicians claims that it mixes the magic of classics such as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, The Chronicles of N...more
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Dec 18, 2009
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