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The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1)
Rating 1* out of 5. Half a star for the excellent job of the narrator and half a star for the ending. The rest - about ten and a half hours worth - wo...more
Feb 23, 2014
Feb 16, 2014
The Fault in Our Stars
5+ rating. First and foremost I am grateful. Grateful to find out that I am not the cynical snob-reader I thought I was turning into, who couldn't fee...more
Feb 16, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
Aftermath (Invasion of the Dead, #1)
I read zombie books when I'm feeling particularly disillusioned or stressed. Makes all my petty problems seem pretty irrelevant - I, at least, am not...more
Mar 16, 2014
Mar 10, 2014
The Vanishing Game
What a waste of ink! This book is so bad I'm not even sure it's worth five minutes writing a review. I kept reading hoping for the TWIST at the end th...more
Feb 25, 2012
Feb 25, 2012
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
Well now, this wasn't half as bad as expected - it was quite enjoyable, as a matter of fact. There is plenty of mindless violence and the dystopian so...more
Jan 13, 2012
Jan 11, 2012
Insurgent (Divergent, #2)
I wish I hadn't let myself be carried away with the hype. I considered giving this book one star, but I won't for two reasons. 1) The first half of th...more
May 02, 2012
May 01, 2012
Beautiful Darkness (Caster Chronicles, #2)
Rating 2 out 5 stars and that is certainly a stretch. My eyes are sore because they've never rolled so much. I would have thought that finishing the l...more
Sep 2013
Aug 28, 2013
Eld (Engelsfors #2)
Det här är kanske inte god litteratur, men historien om de fem tonårs tjejerna med oanade krafter är skamlöst underhållande. Till trots för att jag är...more
May 29, 2012
May 26, 2012
Virals (Virals, #1)
When I picked this book up I didn't expect it to be young adult. Even when I found that out, I didn't think the characters would be so young: heroine...more
Oct 02, 2011
Oct 02, 2011
The Grimm Legacy (The Grimm Legacy, #1)
This was a rather enchanting fairytale with a modern edge, boisterous and entartaining. Elizabeth is a student at a new school. Her mother is dead and...more
Dec 04, 2011
Dec 03, 2011
"I withdraw my consent from reality. I deny it my assistance. I dedicate myself to the temptations of escapism, and throw myself wholeheartedly into t...more
Nov 04, 2012
Nov 03, 2012
Beautiful Creatures (Caster Chronicles, #1)
Rating 4* out of 5, for the pleasure of compulsive reading. I saw the movie adaptation of this book earlier this summer, or at least most of it - I do...more
Aug 25, 2013
Aug 24, 2013
Rating 3.4* out of 5. I loved this book. :) It's not original or profound, it's just good, unpretenious fun with a bit of blood splatter. Exactly what...more
Sep 26, 2013
Sep 25, 2013
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Rating: 4.5*. This book does a marvellous job illustrating how terrible it is to be a dorky teenager trying to fit in. Particularly one who cries all...more
Sep 17, 2012
Sep 16, 2012
The Faerie Ring (The Faerie Ring, #1)
I really wanted to like this book. It certainly seemed to hold a lot of promise and has plenty of excellent reviews. Usually I can tell within a few p...more
Feb 27, 2012
Feb 26, 2012
Matched (Matched, #1)
Considering this is a well-abused genre, this was quite good. Fluid, easy to read and mildly interesting characters - which is pretty much what you ca...more
Feb 03, 2012
Feb 01, 2012
The Giver (The Giver Quartet, #1)
Jonas lives in a community where nothing unexpected, inconvenient or unusual ever happens. He lives a life "without color, pain or past" - but that is...more
Oct 05, 2012
Oct 02, 2012
Looking for Alaska
This is the second book I read by John Green and not at all as good as the first one (the fault in our stars). It is an excellent debut book though. M...more
Mar 18, 2012
Mar 14, 2012
Broken Glass
Rating 2/5*. Read on the airplane / train ride home yesterday. Difficult to review without spoiling anything, but it can be summed up in one word: BOR...more
Nov 13, 2012
Nov 14, 2012
Partials (The Partials Sequence, #1)
I'm sorry to say that this was no better than the average YA dystopian fantasy out there, with the additional fault of being a slow read. The one savi...more
Mar 04, 2012
Feb 28, 2012
Seraphina (Seraphina, #1)
Seraphina lives in a world ruled by two intelligent spieces - humans and dragons - upholding a precarious peace. I was about to call dragons "sentient...more
Aug 25, 2012
Aug 20, 2012
Unwind (Unwind, #1)
What if your parents could have you "unwound" between 13 and 18 if they thought you too troublesome? Or the state could do the same if you were its wa...more
Oct 18, 2011
Oct 06, 2011
Long Lankin
4.5*. This is a wonderfully creepy horror story which exceeded my expectations. I wasn't sure what it was the first 100 pages or so. Cora and her litt...more
Oct 22, 2011
Oct 06, 2011
This is Not a Test
Rating 3* out of 5. Not great, but not particularly aggrevating either. A bunch of highschool kids have survived an initial zombie plague and barricad...more
Nov 06, 2012
Nov 04, 2012
Cirkeln (Engelsfors, #1)
En spännande bok om sex tonåringar som plötsligt får veta att de har oanade krafter. De bor i lilla Engelsfors, där barriärerna mellan världarna är tu...more
Apr 07, 2012
Apr 05, 2012
Legend (Legend, #1)
It was okay, but not exactly good. June is a prodigy of the Republic, having scored perfectly on her Trials. You don't want to fail your Trial. June's...more
Feb 11, 2012
Feb 10, 2012
Nyckeln (Engelsfors, #3)
En värdig avslutning på en spännande serie! Vi får följa de utvaldas kamp för att rädda världen. Mot rådet och till trots för inre konflikter... För a...more
Nov 27, 2013
Nov 23, 2013
The Miseducation of Cameron Post
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Sep 22, 2013
Never Fall Down
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Sep 22, 2013
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