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Poison Princess by Kresley Cole

Poison Princess by Kresley Cole

October 24, 2012 Reviews 1 ★★★★

A real page turner, Poison Princess had me intrigued from the start: grabbing my attention and not letting go. The premise is wonderfully intriguing, and although I didn't initially like the characters, they grew on me, and now I can't wait to follow their adventures in the next books of the series.

Evie, a popular, gorgeous cheerleader at her school, didn't inspire much confidence at first. While her powers, and subsequent trip to a mental health facility, implied there was a lot more to her, all I saw was an elitist girl who thought she was nice, but really wasn't....

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Envy by Elizabeth Miles

Envy by Elizabeth Miles

October 9, 2012 Reviews 0

Date published: September 2012 Publisher: Simon and Schuster AU Format: Paperback, 320 pages Series: The Fury Trilogy, Book 2 ISBN 13: 9780857072047 ISBN 10:  0857072048 Categories: YA – Other Paranormal Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia (AU) / Bookworld Source: provided by the publisher for review The Furies are back, and Emily Winters is about to…

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Fury by Elizabeth Miles

Fury by Elizabeth Miles

October 9, 2012 Reviews 1

Date published: September 2011 Publisher: Simon and Schuster AU Format: Paperback, 370 pages Series: The Fury Trilogy, Book 1 ISBN 13: 9780857074867 ISBN 10:  0857074865 Categories: YA – Other Paranormal Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia (AU) / Bookworld Source: bought Sometimes sorry is not enough… Em loves the winter holidays. And this year, things are really…

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Unspoken by Sarah Rees Brennan

Unspoken by Sarah Rees Brennan

September 21, 2012 Reviews 1 ★★★★★

Unspoken is undoubtably one of the most moving and wonderful books I have read in a long time. It’s incredibly powerful – something about the prose and the characters and the setting stays with you long after you’ve out the book down and turned out the lights. Kami’s character carries…

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Losing Lila by Sarah Alderson

Losing Lila by Sarah Alderson

August 2, 2012 Reviews 0 ★★★★

An undeniably awesome sequel, Losing Lila picks up the action with Lila and Alex on the run and throws readers into an exhilarating adventure as they try and evade the Unit and rescue Lila’s family. This book focussed more on Lila’s relationship with various members of her family and her…

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Hunting Lila by Sarah Alderson

Hunting Lila by Sarah Alderson

July 31, 2012 Reviews 1 ★★★★

I’ve read a few less than stellar reviews of Hunting Lila so I was prepared to be disappointed, but perhaps because I wasn’t expecting anything I enjoyed it immensely. For me this book is a thrilling adventure as Lila struggles to understand her powers and find acceptance among the two…

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Pretties by Scott Westerfeld

Pretties by Scott Westerfeld

July 12, 2012 Reviews 0

Tally has finally become pretty. Now her looks are beyond perfect, her clothes are awesome, her boyfriend is totally hot, and she’s completely popular. It’s everything she’s ever wanted. But beneath all the fun — the nonstop parties, the high-tech luxury, the total freedom — is a nagging sense that…

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Unrest by Michelle Harrison

Unrest by Michelle Harrison

July 11, 2012 Reviews 0

A copy of this book was provided by the publisher for review. Seventeen-year-old Elliott hasn’t slept properly for months. Not since the accident that nearly killed him. Sometimes he half-wakes, paralysed, while shadowy figures move around him. Other times he is the one moving around while his body lies asleep…

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Uglies by Scott Westerfeld

Uglies by Scott Westerfeld

July 3, 2012 Reviews 1

Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can’t wait. In just a few weeks she’ll have the operation that will turn her from a repellent ugly into a stunning pretty. And as a pretty, she’ll be catapulted into a high-tech paradise where her only job is to have fun….

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Deadly Hemlock by Kathleen Peacock

Deadly Hemlock by Kathleen Peacock

July 2, 2012 Reviews 0

 A copy of this book was provided for review by the publisher. Mackenzie and Amy were best friends. Until Amy was brutally murdered. but Amy wasn’t killed by a human … she was killed by a werewolf. Lupine syndrome – the werewolf virus – is spreading and werewolf attacks are…

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Amped by Daniel H. Wilson

Amped by Daniel H. Wilson

June 26, 2012 Reviews 0

 A copy of this book was provided by the publisher for review. What is in Owen Gray’s head … and who is trying to kill him for it? Twenty-nine-year-old Owen Gray always believed the miraculous device in his brain had been implanted for purely medical reasons, as a way of…

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