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Fallen (Fallen, #1)
3.74
really liked it
4.5 Stars

I was really excited about reading Fallen, the cover is absolutely gorgeous and I just had to have it! Luckily I received an ARC, thanks to R
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Dec 07, 2009
Oct 31, 2009
 
Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, #1)
4.14
really liked it
*may contain spoilers*

What a great first book to a series - I really enjoyed this, I couldn't put it down it was so good. I was expecting something a
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Nov 25, 2010
Feb 19, 2010
 
A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy, #1)
3.99
liked it
3.5 Stars

'A Discovery of Witches' is an incredibly atmospheric novel where each page is full of lavish detail that was obviously painstakingly researc
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Jan 28, 2011
Nov 04, 2010
 
Warm Bodies (Warm Bodies, #1)
3.94
really liked it
I was quite skeptical, as well as intrigued, when I was sent "Warm Bodies" to review. I would never have imagined putting "zombie" and "romance" in th ...more
Sep 12, 2010
Sep 03, 2010
 
Friday Night Bites (Chicagoland Vampires, #2)
4.15
it was ok
2.5 Stars

After reading Some Girls Bite, which I really enjoyed and thought was a great debut, Friday Night Bites is a bit of a disappointment. I was h
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Jul 09, 2010
Oct 28, 2009
 
Look Again
3.85
really liked it
As a a fan of the thriller genre I was really looking forward to reading this book. I had never read anything by Lisa Scottoline before either so I wa ...more
Jul 30, 2009
Jul 28, 2009
 
Mini Shopaholic (Shopaholic, #6)
3.70
liked it
3.5 Stars

I don't usually read books in this genre any more, but I will always make an exception for Sophie Kinsella's Shopaholic series. I adore Becky
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Aug 28, 2010
Jul 23, 2010
 
Just Like Heaven (Smythe-Smith Quartet #1)
3.93
really liked it
I have a bit of a soft spot for historical romance since I began reading the genre last year, but I'd never read one of the most loved authors within ...more
May 27, 2011
May 13, 2011
 
Hush, Hush (Hush, Hush, #1)
4.00
really liked it
4.5 Stars

Okay, so there has been a lot of buzz about this book. I tried not to have high expectations but I did, I couldn't help it. It was impossible
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Nov 09, 2009
Oct 31, 2009
 
The Woman in Black: A Ghost Story
3.68
it was amazing
I first read 'The Woman in Black' back in 1990 - I loved it then and I still love it now. I re-read it especially for my 'All Hallows Eve' event and I ...more
Sep 1990
Jun 23, 2009
 
Ruined (Ruined, #1)
3.83
liked it
Ruined is marketed as a ghost story and it is a story about a ghost, but it's not what I expected. It's not scary, or spooky or spine-tingling. It's j ...more
Sep 20, 2009
Sep 16, 2009
 
Green-Eyed Demon (Sabina Kane, #3)
4.01
really liked it
After reading the first two books in fairly quick succession and really enjoying them both, I was so pleased to receive a review copy of the third and ...more
Jan 31, 2011
Jul 22, 2010
 
The Martian
4.39
it was ok
I wanted to love The Martian by Andy Weir. I really did. I was given an eARC last year, and after reading a few chapters I put it down. I couldn't get ...more
Sep 08, 2015
Aug 24, 2015
 
Red-headed Stepchild (Sabina Kane, #1)
3.70
really liked it
'Red-Headed Stepchild' was such a fab read! It's the first in the 'Sabina Kane' series and what a fantastic start. I was pulled into Sabina's life fro ...more
Jan 12, 2011
Jan 03, 2010
 
Noughts & Crosses (Noughts & Crosses, #1)
4.23
it was amazing
Wow, this book is outstanding. I couldn't put it down! As someone who is in her thirties, I wondered whether this book would be too young and the writ ...more
Aug 17, 2009
Aug 15, 2009
 
Unholy Magic (Downside Ghosts, #2)
4.10
it was amazing
After reading and absolutely loving Unholy Ghosts, I was somewhat nervous about reading Unholy Magic. I've been caught out before with a new series, r ...more
Jul 13, 2010
Jul 10, 2010
 
Unholy Ghosts (Downside Ghosts, #1)
3.64
really liked it
4.5 Stars

I'm so excited about this book - I LOVED it! I haven't read an Urban Fantasy this good in quite a while. I've read the first in Kane's 'Megan
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Jun 15, 2010
Sep 01, 2009
 
The Secret Dreamworld of a Shopaholic (Shopaholic, #1)
3.61
it was amazing
This is a wonderful, light, fluffy read. It was the first real 'chick lit' book I ever read and it got me hooked. The character is vivid and fun, and ...more
Jun 2008
Jun 23, 2009
 
The Other Countess (The Lacey Chronicles, #1)
3.88
really liked it
The Other Countess is Edwards' debut novel and I am really impressed. It's such as sweet book with really likeable characters and superb dialogue. It' ...more
May 27, 2010
May 04, 2010
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.24
it was amazing
I have read this book a couple of times and I love it. I gave it 5 stars. I wanted to reread it again but thought this time I would try it in a differ ...more
Aug 13, 2015
Aug 06, 2015
 
A Little Life
4.27
it was amazing
I finished A Little Life this afternoon. I have no words to describe how I feel about this book - they all seem so inadequate right now. Let's suffice ...more
Aug 29, 2015
Jun 30, 2015
 
The First Days (As the World Dies, #1)
3.78
really liked it
"The First Days" is the first book in a new zombie series by Rhiannon Frater. Originally self-published all three books in the series are now being re ...more
Jun 07, 2011
Apr 19, 2011
 
Love in the Time of Dragons (Light Dragons, #1)
3.95
it was ok
1.5 Stars

This is my first book by Katie MacAlister and I can't say I liked it. I am so disappointed as I'd heard that MacAlister's books are funny and
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Nov 17, 2010
Sep 22, 2010
 
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.44
really liked it
4.5 Stars

So I finally got around to reading HP.

I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It was well written, fun, witty, and the characters were great. I love
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Aug 13, 2015
Nov 10, 2010
 
Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades, #1)
3.67
really liked it
This was an interesting read, and my thoughts on it are a little paradoxical.

On the one hand the writing is not the best I've read. It's very repetiti
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May 28, 2012
Apr 03, 2012
 
The Notebook
4.06
really liked it
The Notebook is a difficult book to review. I have seen the film, which I absolutely loved, and which is now one of my all time favourite romance flic ...more
Feb 11, 2010
Jun 23, 2009
 
Wintercraft (Wintercraft, #1)
3.65
liked it
Wintercraft is a debut novel, which has had quite a lot of buzz leading up to it's publication date. The cover is awesome and I was very much looking ...more
May 11, 2010
Mar 29, 2010
 
Last Sacrifice (Vampire Academy, #6)
4.43
it was amazing
*may contain spoilers*

Well, what can I say...sensational! 'Last Sacrifice' is the last book in an amazing series, which has, to be honest, left me fee
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Dec 09, 2010
Nov 17, 2010
 
The Spellman Files (The Spellmans, #1)
3.88
really liked it
4.5 Stars

This is the first book in the Spellman Series and I absolutely loved it. I found it refreshing and funny and although the Spellman family is
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Feb 05, 2010
Sep 03, 2009
 
The Time Traveler's Wife
3.95
liked it
3.5 Stars

I found the book to be well written, poignant and heart-warming. I sympathised with the main characters, Henry and Clare, and enjoyed the blo
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Jun 21, 2009
Jun 23, 2009
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