Zombie Queen of Newbury High
Why this book?
I love zombie books
What I thought
Mia makes a big mistake when instead of casting a love spell, she casts a spell that changes the senior class into Zombies. This was a cute fast paced read that I enjoyed. I liked the characters for most part, even if Mia's Buffy obsession was a little weird for her age. This is a enjoyable read that is just to cute for words! It kept you guessing and it was really entertaining. If you're looking for a fun read this one is for you.
Mia Everett is just a normal teenage girl: she fears heights, she loves the Buffy series, she has a crush on the hottest guy in school, she's the neighbor of the popular cheerleader, her sister is a popular wannabe, and...
She turned all of the seniors - and even some teachers - into flesh-eating zombies through a love potion gone wrong.
That's when Chase comes into the picture. He's always been the quiet, anti-social guy in her Biology class, but when he co ...more
This was such an unexpected Gem! Zombie Queen of Newbury High is one of those rare books that you don't know what your in for till you read it.
I'll admit I thought the cover and title was cheesy, but now that I've red the book, I think it's perfect! This was a humorously entertaining read that is just to cute for words!
Lively characters, laugh out loud pl ...more
(view spoiler)[Mia is not a popular girl. She finally starts dating a popular guy and all of the sudden, he starts to ignore her. Its not like he asked her to prom or anything.. Well, she decides to go with her best friend Candice to a place with herbs and spells. Mia thinks she bought a love spell, but it actually was a spell that turned everyone into zombi ...more
Everything is going fine between Mia and Rob. They've been on five dates and she can't believe her good fortune. Her luck begins to change though, when Samantha, the extremely popular cheerleader, sets her sights on Rob. Samantha will stop at nothing to secure her spot as H ...more
Mia is super stoked that she is going to prom with the popular and handsome Rob... until equally popular and self-proclaimed future prom queen Samantha sets her heart on stealing Rob for her self. Mia really likes this guy and will do anything to keep Rob's attention... Even do a love spell on him. Except said love spell doesn't do what its title claims, and instead them the whole senior class into zombies! How you get zombies from a love spell, I have no idea. But ...more
So what went wrong? Well, for starters, the characters were an issue from page one. ...more
The plot was ingenious as well, turning your whole school into zombies, classic! And it made for a great story! Ashby kept you guessing, just when I thought I knew something, she’s throw in ano ...more
This book will fit a book with a felmale character on the bingo board as it got the felmale character during the story. The main character of the story is Mia who is describe as not popular person in the school. She is ...more
I needed a change in pace from the more serious novels I've been reading lately, and this fit the bill perfectly.
I'm sending off my copy to my niece (who is 13), so she can enjoy it, too.
Mia ist eine durchschnittliche Schülerin, doch aus irgendeinem Grund hat Rob, gutaussehender Footballspieler, sie um ein Date zum Abschlussball gebeten. Kurz davor scheint er sich jedoch eher für Samantha zu interessieren, die schon viel eher in seiner Liga spielt. Um zu verhindern, dass Rob ihr doch noch absagt, beschließt Mia, einen Liebesspruch auszuprobieren. Leider funktioniert dieser aber nicht wie geplant. Wie der neue Mitschüler Chase ihr mitteilt, hat sie den gesamten Jahrgang in ...more
The author did a great job of creating the high school world -- everyone really seemed the age they were meant to ...more
Le prende quindi un colpo quando Rob il figo della scuola pronto a diventare Re del ballo scolastico le chiede di uscire! :D
Si frequentano per cinque appuntamenti (sei, se contiamo anche il giorno in cui Mia ha assistito agli allenamenti di Rob. ...more
At first Mia think that the potion has worked because her love interest is suddenly paying attention to her. Sadly when things appear to good to be true they usually are. Mia quickly finds ou ...more
Who say only vampire girls or vampire boys read zombie books?! That is a total lie. As a matter of fact, I consider myself a vampire girl but have never read about zombies before. If you have never read about vampires nor zombies, give it a try! Start out with this fast-paced book Zombie Queen of Newbury High by Amanda Ashby. Once you start putting your hands on books like this, you won't stop. And you'll find yourself always searching for breath taking books as fun and entertaining as books lik...more
She has a degree in English and Journalism from the University of Queensland and is married with two children. Her debut book was nomin ...more