Reviews written by Sara H.

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Young Adult Fiction
Sara H.Sara H.   March 20, 2012
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4.0
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4.0
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3.0
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5.0

Full of lust and mystery. A page turner, I must admit.

When I picked up this book, I truly had no idea how intense it would be. Filled with lust, envy, mystery, and jealousy, this book sucked me into its web of drama at Manderley Academy. First of all, let me clarify that this book takes place...

Young Adult Fiction
Sara H.Sara H.   March 20, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0

Dark, twisted plot with perfect Titanic backdrop!

Set with a backdrop of the RMS Titanic, I knew that this would be a mesmerizing read. I've always had a keen interest in the history of the Titanic, and seeing that with an added paranormal element made it so much more enticing. Tess is a ladies...

Young Adult Fiction
Sara H.Sara H.   March 20, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

Lovely and Dark twist on the acclaimed classic novel!

I have The Picture of Dorian Gray sitting on my shelf and I have yet to read it. Having read Darker Still, I must pick it up soon! I adored the similarity to the Oscar Wilde classic. Usually, I don't prefer books written in diary form, but this one is...

Young Adult Fiction
Sara H.Sara H.   March 20, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0

Gripping and utterly realistic. It will stay with me for a long time.

When I finally opened this book, I didn't know what to expect. I was blown away. There wasn't a moment when I wasn't giving Looking for Alaska my full, undivided attention. Attending Culver Creek was the best thing to happen to Miles. He was...

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