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Tithe (Modern Faerie Tales, #1)
3.73
did not like it
Bad execution of a good idea, 1.5 stars, December 9, 2009

Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale, the first book in Holly Black's faery trilogy, introduces reade
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Dec 09, 2009
Dec 09, 2009
 
City of Fallen Angels (The Mortal Instruments, #4)
4.16
it was ok
Frustrating mix of problems slows novel down, 2.5 stars

In Cassandra Clare's fourth installment of her Mortal Instruments series, CITY OF FALLEN ANGELS
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Apr 10, 2011
Apr 11, 2011
 
Huntress
3.78
liked it
In Malinda Lo’s HUNTRESS, the human world has entered a period of never-ending clouds and rain. With crops dying and people starving, the Kingdom sele ...more
Feb 25, 2011
Mar 14, 2011
 
Ballad: A Gathering of Faerie (Books of Faerie, #2)
3.79
really liked it
Intriguing follow-up to Lament

After reading Maggie Stiefvater's first novel, Lament: The Faerie Queen's Deception, a few months ago and loving it (as
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Oct 07, 2009
Oct 26, 2009
 
A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2)
4.72
really liked it
Wow, that was so much better than the first book in the series. Minus the overdone and too-detailed sex scenes, I enjoyed all of this. If the author c ...more
May 29, 2016
May 22, 2016
 
Ash
3.62
liked it
Beautiful writing but didn't grab me

Malinda Lo's debut novel, Ash, has a great premise, lyrical prose, and a richly detailed setting. Despite these po
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Feb 19, 2010
Feb 19, 2010
 
Need (Need, #1)
3.71
liked it
Enjoyable read that NEEDs a little more

Though strikingly similar to other young adult paranormal romances, Carrie Jones' Need was an enjoyable read, e
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Dec 22, 2009
Dec 22, 2009
 
Love Is Hell
3.66
really liked it
Great way to sample YA paranormal authors, 3.5 stars

LOVE IS HELL is a neat little anthology composed of five paranormal romances from five popular yo
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Nov 13, 2009
Nov 13, 2009
 
Captivate (Need, #2)
3.94
liked it
Not as captivating as I hoped

Picking up shortly after the events of NEED, CAPTIVATE takes us back to Maine and to Zara and her close circle of friends
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Jan 08, 2010
Jan 17, 2010
 
Radiant Shadows (Wicked Lovely, #4)
3.97
liked it
Decent but sometimes confusing addition to series

RADIANT SHADOWS, the fourth book in Melissa Marr's WICKED LOVELY series, switches the focus to the Ho
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Apr 2010
May 27, 2010
 
Impossible (Impossible, #1)
3.64
liked it
Imaginative premise w/room for more, 3.5 stars

Nancy Werlin's first foray into fantasy, IMPOSSIBLE, is designed around an imaginative premise: the wome
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Nov 02, 2009
Nov 13, 2009
 
Entice (Need, #3)
4.03
liked it
Best in the series so far, 3.5 stars

Carrie Jones' ENTICE picks right up where CAPTIVATE left off: Zara has just been pixie-kissed and turned into Astl
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Dec 16, 2010
Dec 21, 2010
 
The Replacement
3.56
liked it
Atmospheric and well-written debut w/room for improvement

Brenna Yovanoff's debut novel, THE REPLACEMENT, takes place in the rainy and atmospheric Gent
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Sep 2010
Sep 28, 2010
 
Clockwork Prince (The Infernal Devices, #2)
4.46
liked it
3.5 stars.

Best Cassandra Clare book I've read & the first which I've thoroughly enjoyed. Not entirely without its faults, but still good. Further
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Feb 06, 2012
Dec 13, 2011
 
Lament: The Faerie Queen's Deception (Books of Faerie, #1)
3.69
it was amazing
Riveting debut w/romance, suspense, and lyrical prose

Maggie Stiefvater's debut novel, Lament: The Faerie Queen's Deception, tells the story of Deirdre
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Sep 02, 2009
Oct 26, 2009
 
Valiant (The Modern Faerie Tales, #2)
3.91
it was ok
Not so valiant of an effort

In Valiant: A Modern Tale of Faerie, the follow-up to Holly Black's Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale, the reader is taken to a
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Dec 19, 2009
Dec 19, 2009
 
Endure (Need, #4)
4.08
liked it
3.5 stars. Review in progress.
May 25, 2012
May 21, 2012
 
Shattered Blue (The Light, #1)
3.74

Though what I read of the book wasn't bad, it was too much like any other Twilight-esque paranormal romance, though it tried really hard not to be wit
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not set
Jun 17, 2017
 
The Witch Sea
3.63
liked it

"The Witch Sea" was well-written with strong imagery and prose, but it was not nearly as moving as originally anticipated. I wanted in the way of char
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Jan 31, 2016
Jan 31, 2016
 
A Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #1)
4.29
liked it
None
May 03, 2015
Dec 22, 2014
 
Darkest Mercy (Wicked Lovely, #5)
4.11
liked it
None
Feb 28, 2011
May 25, 2012
 
Ironside (Modern Faerie Tales, #3)
4.04
liked it
None
Dec 2009
May 25, 2012
 
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)
4.24
liked it
None
not set
Aug 20, 2012
 
The Stone Fey
3.35
it was ok
None
not set
May 25, 2014
 
Fragile Eternity (Wicked Lovely, #3)
3.83
liked it
None
Sep 2009
May 25, 2012
 
Hear Me
3.25
liked it
None
Jan 02, 2016
Jan 02, 2016
 
Ink Exchange (Wicked Lovely, #2)
3.68
liked it
None
Sep 2009
May 25, 2012
 
Lady Midnight (The Dark Artifices, #1)
4.47
liked it
None
May 22, 2016
Apr 03, 2016
 
Wicked Lovely (Wicked Lovely, #1)
3.69
liked it
None
Sep 2009
May 25, 2012
 
The Demon Lover (Fairwick Chronicles, #1)
3.62
liked it
None
Jan 11, 2014
Jan 01, 2012
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