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Allison Hewitt Is Trapped (Zombie #1)
On the scale between the excellent (The First Days) and the atrocious (Married With Zombies) zombie novels this sits somewhere in the middle.

Allison i
Apr 28, 2012
Apr 16, 2012
Eighth Grade Bites
Better suited to the 9-12 age group, I think. It was okay. I enjoyed Tomas Tod's (Vlad's father) journal entries the most though I would've liked to h ...more
Dec 15, 2011
Nov 28, 2009
Magic Study (Study, #2)
This is a wonderful sequel to [Book:Poison Study], which I read this from start to finish in one session. The natural progression of the story as well ...more
Aug 22, 2009
Aug 18, 2009
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
**spoiler alert** On starting Catching Fire my first desire was to find out how Gale’s relationship with Katniss would change upon reuniting. I was ve ...more
Nov 28, 2009
Nov 27, 2009
Glass Houses (The Morganville Vampires, #1)
Wow, I’m so glad I acquired all six of the books (out so far) at the same time. The cliffhanger ending left me so hungry for more that as soon as I fi ...more
Oct 06, 2009
Oct 01, 2009
The Dark Divine (The Dark Divine, #1)
The Dark Divine is an engrossing and engaging story which keeps you guessing as to who the "monsters" are. I say "monsters" plural because it refers n ...more
Aug 06, 2010
Apr 16, 2010
Flying Blind (The Dragon Diaries #1)
As YA dragon books go Flying Blind is better than Firelight.

First of all, I should say that Flying Blind is a spin-off of the adult series which I hav
Jan 25, 2012
Dec 02, 2011
Losing Lila (Lila, #2)
What a crummy sequel. I wish I'd never read it in order to keep the favorable memory of Hunting Lila alive. Losing (my will to live) Lila is the compl ...more
Sep 11, 2012
Jan 19, 2012
Taken by Storm (Raised by Wolves, #3)
"It's ironic," Jed said again, "that if you want to be stronger, the first thing you have to learn is how to let yourself be weak."

This is the theme
Aug 04, 2012
Jun 18, 2012
Refreshingly nerdy. This is The Big Bang Theory crossed with Bones (TV series based on Reich’s books). Nerdilicious.

Reichs does not talk down to her
Oct 10, 2011
Apr 08, 2011
The Summoning (Darkest Powers, #1)
Although this is the first book in Kelley Armstrong's young adult series I still enjoyed it. I did find it hard to get into at the beginning but event ...more
Jul 07, 2008
Mar 09, 2009
Cat Calls
Damn. I assumed this was a prequel and looked for the next book. Of course, there is no next book. Typical. I was sucked in by this short story which ...more
Mar 22, 2012
Mar 18, 2012
Chosen (House of Night, #3)
**spoiler alert** I feel very conflicted about how to rate Chosen. It was a mish-mash of good and bad.

The Good:
* I applaud the way the Stevie Rae situ
Sep 14, 2009
Sep 14, 2009
The Emo Bunny That Should
I sympathised completely with Emo bunny.
'The other bunnies didn't understand his feelings. All he really wanted was for someone to come and hold him,
May 22, 2011
May 22, 2011
Zachary Zombie and the Lost Boy
A very short but intriguing story which starts:
'Tobias was determined to catch the emo bunny. He had been following it for a while through the forest.
May 22, 2011
May 22, 2011
On a Dark Wing
I'm torn. There are some brilliant aspects to this book but it was dreadfully slow. I dragged myself through because after figuring out the Meet Joe B ...more
Dec 03, 2011
Dec 02, 2011
Sabriel (Abhorsen, #1)
**spoiler alert** Hmm, I didn’t not like it but I wasn’t in love with it either. The story was so fast paced that I never really connected with Sabrie ...more
Oct 03, 2009
Sep 27, 2009
Hawksong (The Kiesha'ra, #1)
I absolutely loved this book. The war, the politics and fragile peace, Danica's bravery in trusting the enemy not to hold her hostage or kill her. It ...more
Feb 07, 2010
Jan 25, 2010
Beauty and the Beast is one of my favourite fairy tales and although Beauty is a good retelling it was still flawed. There were times when I skipped o ...more
Oct 25, 2009
Oct 23, 2009
Vampire Kisses (Vampire Kisses, #1)
I can tell you this right now, if I hadn't have been listening to the audiobook this would have been a "did not finish".

It was tolerable up until Rav
Apr 06, 2010
Mar 21, 2010
Uglies (Uglies, #1)
UK Kindle Spring Sale 2012 (prices may also be low on the same books in the US store) ...more
not set
Aug 06, 2010
I'm sorry, I really wanted to like this but the language used was so simple, the kind you were criticised for using when doing creative writing as a c ...more
Apr 20, 2010
Apr 15, 2010
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
A great book but I thought that Katniss got away and won without killing ruthlessly, she only killed in self-defense or indirectly. I was relieved whe ...more
Nov 27, 2009
Oct 01, 2009
The Struggle (The Vampire Diaries, #2)
As The Awakening ended on a cliffhanger I continued with The Struggle and boy did I struggle with it. Many a time I was thinking "No you stupid b*tch, ...more
Dec 11, 2009
Dec 10, 2009
Tempted (House of Night, #6)
**spoiler alert** I feel terribly shocked and sad at Heath's death, it's all so unfair. It was just wrong for him to be killed off. If anyone had to d ...more
Oct 29, 2009
Oct 21, 2009
Deadly Cool (Deadly Cool, #1)
A murder mystery has never been so much fun. I know, "murder" and "fun" should never be used in the same sentence but what the hell.

Light-hearted and
Apr 26, 2012
Apr 18, 2012
Fire Study (Study, #3)
I enjoyed the wild ride of the first two in the trilogy but I could not get into the whole Fire Warper thing in this one. Other than that this was a v ...more
Aug 29, 2009
Aug 29, 2009
The Lost Art of World Domination (Skulduggery Pleasant, #1.5)
Ever wanted to question the specifics of a villian's clichéd world domination plan? Call a villain out on the infantile nature of it, presenting the d ...more
Mar 05, 2013
Mar 05, 2013
Hunted (House of Night, #5)
Yes now this more like it! I was pleasantly surprised to find that the shortcomings of this series have been addressed in Hunted: the story was longer ...more
Sep 25, 2009
Sep 24, 2009
Hunger (Riders of the Apocalypse, #1)
We’ve all tried to lose weight at some point in our lives but this is different. Within the first 10 pages I was both appalled and horrified that peop ...more
Aug 26, 2010
Jul 23, 2010
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