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The Warrior Heir (The Heir Chronicles, #1)
3.95
liked it
The Warrior Heir is a fantasy story which is set in the contemporary world. It is a hero’s journey tale full of adventure and mystery.


Jack is sixteen
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Nov 21, 2011
Nov 24, 2011
 
He Forgot to Say Goodbye
3.94
really liked it
He Forgot to Say Goodbye is a contemporary novel about friendship, relationships and self-discovery.


Ramiro Lopez lives in El Paso, Texas. He goes to a
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Feb 21, 2013
Feb 19, 2013
 
David
3.34
it was amazing
David is a vivid historical novel; it is both a coming of age story and an exploration of the Florentine politics of the sixteenth century. It is a wo ...more
Jun 11, 2011
Jun 06, 2011
 
Star Of The Sea
3.98
did not like it
Star of the Sea is set amid the Irish potato famine of the mid-nineteenth century. My personal interpretation is that the book is more of a character ...more
Jan 13, 2010
Jan 07, 2010
 
When I Was Joe (When I Was Joe, #1)
3.93
it was amazing
Rarely do you read a book that can change how you see the world and the people in it. Like many of you I'm sure, I have read hundreds maybe even thous ...more
Jan 04, 2010
Dec 23, 2009
 
Priestess of the White (Age of the Five, #1)
3.85
it was amazing
Priestess of the White is the first novel in Trudi Canavan’s Age of Five series.


Set in a fantastical world where Gods have chosen representatives to d
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Aug 15, 2012
Aug 16, 2012
 
Emerald
3.65
really liked it
Sometimes a book is just simply a pleasure to read. Emerald is one of those books. It is so easy to get into and the writing let’s you sink right into ...more
Jul 31, 2011
Jul 15, 2011
 
The Unit
3.72
it was amazing
The Unit is at once a painful book to read and yet remarkably absorbing. It is so believable that it horrified me. Once I finished reading it, I felt ...more
Aug 03, 2010
Aug 11, 2010
 
City of Masks (Stravaganza, #1)
3.90
it was amazing
City of Masks is a wonderful story which intricately weaves the present world with a parallel fantasical historical world. This is every bit my favour ...more
Feb 08, 2011
Feb 17, 2011
 
Infinite Sky (Infinite Sky, #1)
3.64
really liked it
Infinite Sky is a beautifully written story of first love and loss. It’s a bittersweet read which squeezes the heart and fills you with a longing for ...more
Jun 09, 2013
Jun 09, 2013
 
Ravenwood (Ravenwood #1)
3.30
liked it
Ravenwood is an imaginative feast of a story. It is both a coming of age story and an epic fantasy-esque adventure set within the forested island of A ...more
Jan 02, 2011
Jan 04, 2011
 
Immortal War (Vampirates, #6)
4.22
it was amazing
Immortal War is the final book in the Vampirates series. I must admit I felt strange picking up this book having not read any of the other books in th ...more
Jun 03, 2011
Jun 03, 2011
 
Fallen (Fallen, #1)
3.74
really liked it
Fallen's story begins with Luce arriving at her reform school, Swords and Crosses. She is coping with the emotional trauma of the incident that result ...more
Dec 06, 2009
Dec 09, 2009
 
Prisoner of the Inquisition
3.75
it was amazing
Prisoner of the Inquisition confirms my suspicions that Theresa Breslin is a superb writer of historical young adult fiction. She weaves a tale that h ...more
Aug 09, 2010
Sep 20, 2010
 
The Puzzle Ring
4.09
really liked it
The Puzzle Ring is written in the vein of great traditional fantasies. In the information that came with the book, it was likened to the Chronicles of ...more
Jan 24, 2010
Jan 23, 2010
 
The Disappeared (The Disappeared #1)
3.60
really liked it
The Disappeared is a futuristic page-turner. It’s full of high-octane action, brutality and suspense.

Jackson is a brainer and is studying to join the
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Nov 25, 2012
Nov 26, 2012
 
The Night Circus
4.04
liked it
The Night Circus is a complex tale of love. It is a fantasy story but somehow that description doesn’t fit the book. It is rather a story of enchantme ...more
Nov 02, 2011
Sep 18, 2011
 
Perfect Chemistry (Perfect Chemistry, #1)
4.07
it was amazing
Perfect Chemistry is the story of love against all odds and across a deep cultural divide. The South side of this Chicago town is home to economically ...more
Apr 02, 2010
Dec 10, 2009
 
Brewster
3.86
it was amazing
Brewster is a raw coming-of-age story. Set in the late 1960s in the USA, it’s a story of growing up in a small town. It’s about boys becoming men, it’ ...more
Apr 21, 2014
Apr 21, 2014
 
Knife (Faery Rebels, #1)
3.95
it was amazing
As the blurb says, Knife is not a fairytale. It happens to be a story about a faery who is unlike any faery I've ever read about. She is a strong-will ...more
Sep 21, 2009
Dec 09, 2009
 
Tinder
3.90
liked it
Tinder is a fairy tale retelling of Hans Christen Andersen’s The Tinder Box.

Otto Hundebiss is on the battlefields among the many bodies of the dead. H
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Apr 21, 2015
Apr 22, 2015
 
The Autumn Palace (Ondine, #2)
3.95
really liked it
Ondine: The Autumn Palace is the second book in the fairytale adventures of Ondine and the love of her life – Hamish. The story is just as humorous an ...more
Apr 28, 2011
Apr 28, 2011
 
Genesis
3.86
really liked it
Genesis is a sci-fi tale of survival, philosophy and artificial intelligence. In my mind it is also about compassion and what makes us human.


This is a
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Jun 03, 2015
Dec 27, 2010
 
Dido
3.32
it was amazing
Dido is a deeply moving story. It is the tale of two women who fall in love with the same man. The first is a Queen who builds herself an empire in Ca ...more
Jun 2010
Jun 01, 2010
 
Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1)
4.34
it was amazing
My expectations for Clockwork Angel could not have been higher. Cassandra Clare is one of my favourite authors ever! So I am pleased to say that retur ...more
Aug 27, 2010
Aug 16, 2010
 
Sword of Light (Pendragon Legacy, #1)
3.77
it was amazing
Sword of Light is an exciting fantasy novel which takes Arthurian legend and carves out for it a whole new journey. This is the Pendragon Legacy.

Rhian
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Jan 13, 2012
Jan 14, 2012
 
A Corner of White (The Colours of Madeleine, #1)
3.79
it was amazing
A Corner of White is a tale of two worlds: the real and the fantastical. It is a story of belief in oneself and belief in the magic that one can never ...more
Oct 23, 2012
Feb 19, 2011
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.34
really liked it
First and foremost, I interpreted The Hunger Games to be a story about the power of the state and the extent to which it controls its people. Yes it d ...more
Sep 30, 2009
Dec 09, 2009
 
Dreaming of Amelia (Ashbury/Brookfield, #4)
3.85
it was amazing
Dreaming of Amelia is the kookiest book I have ever read and that can only be a good thing. It is the story of a whole cast of characters and not part ...more
Apr 15, 2010
Jan 20, 2010
 
Forget You
3.79
really liked it
Forget You is a contemporary teen romance set in Florida. It’s a story of what’s said and what’s left unsaid, what you can remember and what you can’t ...more
Apr 27, 2013
Apr 28, 2013
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