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118
Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1)
4.18
it was amazing
Update 11/14/2012: Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert are turning this beauty of a book into a movie??? Holy crud, this is going to be epic.
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Aug 12, 2011
Aug 05, 2011
 
270
Asylum (Asylum #1)
3.64
did not like it
A copy of Asylum was provided to me by Harper Children's/Edelweiss for review purposes.

The word Asylum alone evokes a feeling of dread. A twinge of ap
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Jun 28, 2013
May 13, 2013
 
331
Just One Night (Just One Day, #2.5)
4.11
it was ok
My Black Sheep Rating: 1.5 of 5 stars

In Just One Day, Allyson and Willem meet for one memorable day before getting separated. In Just One Year, the tw
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May 28, 2014
Apr 29, 2014
 
124
This is Not a Test (This is Not a Test #1)
3.86
liked it
2.5 stars

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'The radio crackles the prerecorded voice of that woman at us over and over...
'This is not a
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Jan 24, 2012
Aug 31, 2011
 
102
Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone, #1)
4.04
liked it
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“Once upon a time, a little girl was raised by monsters. But angels burned the doorways to their world
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Oct 15, 2011
Jun 22, 2011
 
423
Bone Gap
3.86
really liked it
‘Because we don’t have your typical gaps around here. Not gaps made of rocks or mountains. We have gaps in the world. In the space of things. So many ...more
Nov 04, 2015
Oct 14, 2015
 
241
The Madman's Daughter (The Madman's Daughter, #1)
3.69
it was ok
My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars
A copy of The Madman's Daughter was provided to me by Balzer + Bray/Edelweiss for review purposes.

'Dead flesh and sharpened s
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Jan 05, 2013
Oct 09, 2012
 
452
Heartless
4.06
really liked it
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‘She would be queen, and queens… queens did not open bakeries with their best friends. Queens did not gos
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Nov 06, 2016
Sep 24, 2013
 
445
Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, #1)
3.90
liked it
Peculiar Children Review
3.5 stars

‘I used to dream about escaping my ordinary life, but my life was never ordinary. I had simply failed to notice how e
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Jun 30, 2011
Jun 27, 2011
 
176
Hourglass (Hourglass, #1)
3.80
did not like it
'I'd never been as honest with anyone as I'd been with Michael.He made me feel safe, like I could be real - shattered and fragmented and wholly imperf ...more
Apr 27, 2012
Feb 08, 2012
 
280
Shatter Me (Shatter Me, #1)
4.00
it was ok
Shatter Me was one of those books that I put on my mental shelf titled ‘Nope nope nope’. I had been warned about the bad metaphors and the strange pas ...more
Jan 15, 2014
Aug 20, 2013
 
414
Z for Zachariah
3.64
it was ok


Yeah. That’s how this one is going to go. The expectations were high with this one. I first discovered this book when I found out it was being made in
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Sep 17, 2015
Jul 15, 2015
 
230
Orleans
3.74
really liked it
'The shape of our great nation has been altered irrevocably by Nature, and now Man must follow suit in order to protect the inalienable rights of the ...more
Jan 2013
Nov 11, 2012
 
192
Soulbound (Legacy of Tril, #1)
4.07
liked it
3.5 stars

This had several elements that have been done time and time again: sarcastic rule-breaking heroine, heroine is shipped off to boarding school
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Jun 13, 2012
Jun 11, 2012
 
399
Everything, Everything
4.10
really liked it
‘Maybe I’m holding out hope that one day, someday, things will change.’

Imagine living your entire life inside your house only ever having seen your
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Jun 03, 2015
Jan 28, 2015
 
136
Crank (Crank, #1)
4.16
really liked it
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Crank, you see
isn’t any ordinary
monster. It’s like a
giant octopus,
weaving
its tentacles not
just arou
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Nov 18, 2011
Oct 11, 2011
 
362
The Awesome
3.84
really liked it
My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars

‘Sure, I was good at a lot of stuff. How many girls my age could kill a dude with her bare hands in under fourteen seconds?
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May 08, 2015
Oct 30, 2014
 
103
Ashes (Ashes Trilogy, #1)
3.94
it was ok
My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars

‘Ashes’ is the story of Alex, a 17 year old girl with an inoperable brain tumor who leaves home by herself to go on a camping
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Jun 25, 2011
Jun 22, 2011
 
346
The Walls Around Us
3.75
really liked it
My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars

‘She was coming. She was the next thing to come, after the locks. Once she was here, everything would go wrong. Of that I fe
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Mar 07, 2015
Aug 07, 2014
 
392
Lock & Mori (Lock & Mori, #1)
3.57
it was ok
I love Sherlock. I love anything to do with Sherlock. But this? I wanted to rip my hair out. The frustration was insane between the characterization, ...more
May 29, 2015
Jan 20, 2015
 
424
Challenger Deep
4.14
it was amazing
National Book Award Winner!! Congratulations, Neal!!

My experiment to read all NBA Finalists in Young People's Literature is complete! I have personall
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Oct 27, 2015
Oct 14, 2015
 
410
Trollhunters
3.57
liked it
“It’s a terrible thing, isn’t it? To be dragged under?”

In San Bernadino in the late 1960s, almost 200 hundred children went missing in what became k
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Jul 03, 2015
Feb 19, 2014
 
355
Blue Lily, Lily Blue (The Raven Cycle, #3)
4.32
really liked it
"...three sleepers –light, dark and in between. The knowledge that Artemus was underground. The certainty that no one was coming out of those caverns ...more
Nov 05, 2014
Apr 09, 2013
 
144
Unearthly (Unearthly, #1)
4.05
really liked it
4.5 stars

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Alright, yes, I admit… it’s November 2011 and I’m just now getting around to reading this. I
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Nov 03, 2011
Nov 01, 2011
 
189
Something Strange and Deadly (Something Strange and Deadly, #1)
3.75
it was ok
2.5 stars

I'm a huge fan of world building. To me, it's vital that you set the scene with a proper introduction in order to hook the reader from the ve
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May 16, 2012
May 14, 2012
 
173
The Night She Disappeared
3.89
liked it
Expected Publication Date: March 13, 2012

'The Night She Disappeared' was kindly provided to me by Netgalley for Macmillan Children's Publishing Group.
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Mar 05, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
379
All the Rage
3.84
really liked it
‘...they’d think of me the way they think of me now, think of it as some kind of natural conclusion to my story, sad, maybe, deserved it, well no, of ...more
Feb 20, 2015
Nov 21, 2014
 
425
Nimona
4.20
liked it
Nimona is a shapeshifter. She’s also hilarious and set on world domination which is why she asked to join up with the designated villain of the kingdo ...more
Nov 2015
Oct 14, 2015
 
371
Lion Heart (Scarlet, #3)
4.04
it was ok
I’ve been quite the black sheep when it comes to the series as a whole so I might as well go out with a bang. I did not like this one. At all. There w ...more
Jun 17, 2015
Jan 14, 2015
 
397
Damage Done
3.58
liked it
My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars

‘I only did what I did to protect myself. I didn’t have any other options.’

Julia Vann had the seemingly perfect life before
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Jul 19, 2015
Apr 15, 2015
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