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The Body Finder (The Body Finder, #1)
3.99
REVIEW ORIGINALLY POSTED AUGUST 2009

Okay, I realize that it is ridiculously early to be posting a review of this book, but really, with a book this go
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Apr 16, 2012
Jul 24, 2009
 
Bitterblue (Graceling Realm, #3)
4.01
I'll start by saying I'm a huge fan of Kristin Cashore's novels. I was completely in awe of Graceling and Fire and can honestly say that there isn't a ...more
Mar 12, 2012
Jul 27, 2009
 
All the Bright Places
4.22
All the Bright Places is a heartbreaking and unforgettable exploration of depression, love, and loss. Finch and Violet’s lives intersect by chance whe ...more
Jun 11, 2014
Jun 10, 2014
 
My Heart and Other Black Holes
4.09
Aysel is sure she wants to die, she just doesn't know if she can do it alone. When she stumbles upon FrozenRobot's listing for a suicide partner, she' ...more
Aug 05, 2014
Dec 29, 2013
 
An Ember in the Ashes
4.22
In this remarkable high fantasy debut, Sabaa Tahir creates an elaborate and often shockingly harsh world in which evil constantly threatens and the ho ...more
May 27, 2014
Jan 16, 2014
 
Monument 14 (Monument 14, #1)
3.88
Emmy Laybourne's Monument 14 blew me away. I devoured this debut novel and, when I finished, I found myself in a satisfied stupor wondering where the ...more
May 04, 2012
Feb 04, 2012
 
The DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend
3.92
Reread January 1, 2015. Will write an updated review soon.

Review from June 12, 2010:

I'll admit that I didn't want to read The DUFF. Not one little bit
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Jan 2015
Apr 21, 2010
 
Althea & Oliver
3.39
Althea and Oliver have been best friends since age six, their very different personalities somehow balancing and combining to form a whole. Life witho ...more
Jul 24, 2014
Jul 17, 2014
 
Me, Him, Them, & It
3.76
Me, Him, Them and It is definitely one of the best books I've read that takes on teen pregnancy. Caela Carter tackles the subject with a careful hand, ...more
Jan 21, 2013
May 08, 2012
 
The Tension of Opposites
3.77
The Tension of Opposites is one of those novels that pulls you in from the first lines and refuses to let you go until you've read every last word. De ...more
Jan 06, 2010
Sep 29, 2009
 
A Snicker of Magic
4.09
Felicity Pickle travels the country with her mother and little sister, never staying in one place for long. Her mother is cursed with a wandering hear ...more
Jan 05, 2014
Jan 01, 2014
 
A Spy in the House (The Agency, #1)
3.78
I sometimes find that novels with historical settings can be a bit dry, but Y.S. Lee has rekindled my love affair with Victorian England. A SPY IN THE ...more
Jun 28, 2010
Feb 12, 2010
 
Broken Soup
3.79
I've had this book on my desk for about 2 weeks and kept passing it over and now I am mentally kicking myself! I cannot put into words how great this ...more
Jan 04, 2011
Jul 16, 2009
 
The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender
4.13
"I found it ironic that I should be blessed with wings and yet feel so constrained, so trapped. It was because of my condition, I believe, that I noti ...more
Feb 26, 2014
Feb 23, 2014
 
Mosquitoland
4.10
Mosquitoland is one of those books that I love so deeply that writing any kind of coherent recommendation is near impossible. We all have those books ...more
Jan 03, 2015
Apr 18, 2014
 
I Remember You
3.81
I actually didn't mean to read this book. Don't get me wrong - I wanted to read it eventually, but I ended up sitting down and reading the first few p ...more
Dec 09, 2014
Sep 13, 2014
 
Shutter
3.98
As the last descendent of the Van Helsing line, Micheline has a lot to live up to. She’s a tetrachromat, able to see the auras of the undead on the pr ...more
Oct 19, 2014
Apr 10, 2014
 
The Winner's Crime (The Winner's Trilogy, #2)
4.32
How in the world am I supposed to wait a year or more for bk 3?? Loved Winner's Crime just as much as Winner's Curse!

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Jan 09, 2015
Feb 26, 2014
 
Freefall
3.76
When I first read through FREEFALL's description I was torn. The cover seemed to call to me, but the description worried me... To be honest, only one ...more
Jun 06, 2010
Oct 10, 2009
 
Warped
3.73
It was the mention of a unicorn that attracted me to Warped, so I wasn't completely prepared for the epic storyline that greeted me within the pages o ...more
Feb 11, 2011
Oct 04, 2009
 
Antigoddess (Goddess War, #1)
3.70
Antigoddess is unlike anything I've read before. A fresh, creative, and engaging take on mythological gods and goddesses in the modern world, this thi ...more
Jul 05, 2013
Jun 20, 2012
 
Trust Me, I'm Lying (Trust Me, #1)
3.66
Julep Dupree might look, at first glance, like every other student at St. Agatha High, but looks can be deceiving. Julep is a grifter - a con artist - ...more
Jan 10, 2014
Dec 29, 2013
 
The Demon Trapper's Daughter (The Demon Trappers, #1)
4.01
I'll be honest: I picked up THE DEMON TRAPPER'S DAUGHTER on a whim, but I wasn't very excited about it. I'm not the biggest fan of the cover (though I ...more
Feb 07, 2011
Oct 06, 2010
 
Unwind (Unwind, #1)
4.20
WOW! This book was simply amazing! When I decided to read it, I never expected to find such depth and intensity.

Connor, Risa, and Lev are unbelievabl
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not set
Jul 16, 2009
 
Daughter of the Flames (Ruan, #1)
3.76
From inside jacket flap: "What if your deadliest enemy was the only one who could save you.

In an ancient temple in the mountains, fifteen-year-old Zir
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not set
Jul 16, 2009
 
Just One Wish
4.04
When I picked this one up I was looking for a cute, fluffy read with some possible romance. And I got it - in ways - but I feel like I got a lot more ...more
Aug 14, 2009
Aug 13, 2009
 
The Eye of Minds (The Mortality Doctrine, #1)
3.84
I wasn't sure what to expect from James Dashner's The Eye of Minds. After all, I liked The Maze Runner well enough after listening to it on audio, but ...more
Sep 08, 2013
Aug 23, 2013
 
Red: A Crayon's Story
4.29
In this new picture book from Michael Hall, one crayon has spent his whole life believing he’s red, until the day a new friend allows him to see beyon ...more
Dec 05, 2014
Dec 05, 2014
 
Sophomore Year Is Greek to Me
3.86
Meredith Zeitlin's Sophomore Year is Greek to Me is one of those perfect, light-hearted and seriously fun YA novels that, in my experience, don't come ...more
Apr 19, 2015
Apr 17, 2015
 
Amelia Anne is Dead and Gone
3.42
I really haven't a clue where to begin with this review... I suppose I could start by saying that I love this book with surprising depth. For years I' ...more
Jul 02, 2012
Feb 06, 2012
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