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The Cage
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by Megan Shepherd (Goodreads Author)
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"I didn't look at the genre, so I was surprised with the twist. I'm not really into aliens; let's see how this is going to work out." 15 hours, 4 min ago

 
The Darkest Part ...
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"I'm not sure what to think about Hazel.. I mean, she ate a guy's partially chewed gum and "it had tasted of strawberry and his spit" - and she still has it stuck to her bed frame. That is disgusting.

She is also the opposite of how I am, which is not always a bad thing, but I find it hard to accept her lifestyle..

The setting is great though, fairytale-ish, with a guy in a coffin and faeries in the Woods."
May 25, 2015 12:28PM

 
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Mel is 24% done with The Cage: I didn't look at the genre, so I was surprised with the twist. I'm not really into aliens; let's see how this is going to work out.
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Mirrored by Alex Flinn
Mirrored
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I fell for it. Again. I just need to stay away from Flinn's fairytales. They sound great and I'm always attracted to retellings like a moth to a flame, but they simply don't work for me. There is something about her choices for the story that clashes ...more
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Mel is on page 31 of 324 of The Darkest Part of the Forest: I'm not sure what to think about Hazel.. I mean, she ate a guy's partially chewed gum and "it had tasted of strawberry and his spit" - and she still has it stuck to her bed frame. That is disgusting.

She is also the opposite of how I am, which is not always a bad thing, but I find it hard to accept her lifestyle..

The setting is great though, fairytale-ish, with a guy in a coffin and faeries in the Woods.
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