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The Giver (The Giver #1)
4.11
I've been on a dystopia roll recently, it seems. So here goes. This is supposed to be 1984 for children.

Jonas, the protagonist, is a 12 year old boy...more
Oct 03, 2011
Jul 05, 2011
 
Tender Morsels
3.56


I have to admit that the thing that first attracted me to this book was the wonderful cover art. However, for once, it appears that I was right to jud...more
Oct 19, 2011
Oct 10, 2011
 
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
4.35
Warning: this review is long and ranty and contains swearwords and possible spoilers (although I tried not to be too revealing).

So, for me, this book...more
Apr 14, 2012
Feb 18, 2012
 
The Fault in Our Stars
4.46
I am generally pretty healthy. I have stayed in hospitals twice in my life, once when my daughter was born and once last summer when I had some fluke...more
Apr 13, 2012
Apr 11, 2012
 
Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
4.16
I am the first to admit I am not the target audience for this book. A YA romance set in a boarding school in Paris with that cover and that title. Rea...more
Feb 18, 2012
Feb 20, 2012
 
Unearthly (Unearthly, #1)
4.13
Squeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

That's the sound of me flying through the pages of this book. This is going directly onto my "my own personal brand of heroin"...more
Jun 11, 2012
Oct 12, 2011
 
Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1)
4.28
I meant to write a review but I was feeling quite ambivalent about this book. Still do. I guess I'd better jot some thoughts down before I get complet...more
Aug 18, 2011
Jan 17, 2011
 
Hallowed (Unearthly, #2)
4.19
4.5 stars

My goodness. I whizzed through the first book within a day and couldn't wait to read the next instalment in the series. Yet I approached it w...more
Jun 12, 2012
Jun 12, 2012
 
Nevermore (Nevermore, #1)
3.90


Woo hoo. Finally, we have a book that proves conclusively that freaky goth boys can be hot too and totally datable. I'm kidding. I was quite surprised...more
Aug 23, 2011
Aug 17, 2011
 
Little Brother (Little Brother, #1)
3.95
Little Brother is a story of Marcus Yallow, aka W1n5ton, aka M1k3y, who lives in San Francisco in a not too distant future. I was going to say that Ma...more
Oct 13, 2011
Oct 02, 2011
 
Anna Dressed in Blood (Anna, #1)
4.00
Ghosts, haunted houses, tragic heroines and but-kicking heroes. This was supposed to be my perfect Halloween read. Just look at that cover. And that t...more
Oct 25, 2011
Oct 12, 2011
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
What a ride. I have read the entire series in just under three days and probably need a few days to absorb the whole thing properly. Just wanted to jo...more
May 25, 2011
Apr 01, 2011
 
Lips Touch: Three Times
3.84
I am generally a very sceptical person. I am an atheist, I don't believe in the supernatural and most conspiracy theories make me laugh. Unless I have...more
Feb 16, 2012
Jul 31, 2011
 
New Moon (Twilight, #2)
3.54
"I FELT LIKE I WAS TRAPPED IN ONE OF THOSE TERRIFYING NIGHTMARES…"

Indeed, that is exactly how I felt when reading this... book (for want of a better w...more
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Nov 30, 2010
 
Ender in Exile (The Ender Quintet, #1.6)
3.87
I gave up after about 20 pages or so. The conversation between the parents at the very beginning felt very staged and completely re-defined them as ch...more
Aug 19, 2011
Aug 22, 2011
 
Go Ask Alice
3.75
I think this was one of the first books I read in English and I did enjoy it at the time, although I can barely remember what the story was now (a goo...more
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Dec 02, 2010
 
Shades of Earth (Across the Universe, #3)
4.18
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Jul 20, 2013
Jun 06, 2012
 
Gulliver's Travels
3.52
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Dec 02, 2010
 
The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1)
3.96
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Dec 03, 2010
 
A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle, #1)
3.96
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Dec 06, 2010
 
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)
4.18
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Dec 02, 2010
 
The Subtle Knife (His Dark Materials, #2)
4.08
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Feb 02, 2011
 
The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials, #3)
4.03
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Feb 02, 2011
 
The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #2)
4.20
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Feb 02, 2011
 
The Titan's Curse (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #3)
4.29
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Feb 02, 2011
 
The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #4)
4.35
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Feb 02, 2011
 
The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #5)
4.47
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Feb 02, 2011
 
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)
4.47
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Feb 02, 2011
 
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
4.29
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Feb 02, 2011
 
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
4.40
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Feb 02, 2011
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