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Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

Really great!

At first, I was quite reluctant to read this book, for I was prejudiced with the idea that it the story was similar to Incarceron, a book I didn't really quite get. You see, the idea of both books are quite similar, from my point of view, and so I...

Young Adult Fiction
Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

Finally, not vamps!

This book from Sophie Jordan was just amazing. I couldn't get it out of my mind. It moved me. But the ending tore my heart apart. Characters : My favorite character of all would be Will. Charming, nice Will. He was perfect for Jacinda. I couldn't wait for...

Young Adult Fiction
Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

Pretty great!

Fateful is a mix of the Titanic and Nightshade y Andrea Cremer (or anything werewolfy). Oh, and add a little Romeo and Juliet to the mix, then stir a little, and you get *drum rolls*... Fateful by acclaimed author Claudia Gray! Fateful is an awesome book that keeps you...

Young Adult Fiction
Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

I liked!

Bianca wants to escape. Doesn't this seem like a great and mysterious line? Well, that's what made me buy the book (which was an awesome idea) Evernight is the first book in the Evernight series, which is a vampire series by Claudia Gray. In the first...

Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Plot 
 
3.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

Okay book!

So, this is the first book in the House of Night Novellas series, which is a story set in the the Cast's House of Night world, which is awesome. First, let me say I really like the HoN (House of Night) series by the Casts. And i...

Young Adult Fiction
Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0

Great dystopian!

Veronica Roth takes us, readers, in the future Chicago where when you are 16 years old, you need to choose one of the five factions; Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful) and Erudite(the intelligent). Somehow, I tended to be an Erudite or a Dauntless....

Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

Good demon novel!

http://foreverlostinbooks.blogspot.com/2012/01/demon-trappers-daughter-book-review.html Title : The Demon Trapper's Daughter Series : The Demon Trappers #1 Pages : 340 Author : Jana Oliver Publisher : St. Martin's...

Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0

One of my best reads of 2011

http://foreverlostinbooks.blogspot.com/2011/12/daughters-of-smoke-and-bones-book.html Title : Daughter of Smoke & Bone Series : Daughter of Smoke & Bone #1 Pages : 418 Author : Laini Taylor Publisher : Little, Brown & Company Format : Hardcover Source : Library - Borrowed for Free My Opinion : Laini Taylor is, without a...

Young Adult Fiction
Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

Pretty good!

I am not a big fan of werewolves book; only the great book called Nightshade, but this book was really good. I enjoyed it thoroughly. I liked Hawthrone's writing a lot; the way she had me wrapped me in her little fingers just after the ten first pages. ...

Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0

Sooo great!

It's been about a month since I've read this book, but it's been calling to me; Review me... please... review me... So you understand why I had to. Some people say this book was slow. But it wasn't. It just had many details in every scene, making it easier...

Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0

Great! You need to read this!

P.S. : The parentheses are my thoughts as I write this… P.P.S. : Lot’s of spoilers in this review; couldn’t help myself City of Glass is the third installment in the loved Mortal Instruments series written by awesome author Cassandra Clare. Also, it was the biggest...

Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

So great!

Cassandra Clare is the author anyone can relate to; what she writes always comes out as a masterpiece and is comfortable for any reader; it envelopes many genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Romance, sometimes Contemporary and others. Cassandra Clare is the new JK Rowling. City of Ashes is the sequel to...

Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

Lovely!

Amazuperific (mix of amazing-super-terrific)!! I thought the book was great, but since I'd read Clockwork Angel, I thought it was a bit the same. I found the writing rather enjoyable; slow, detailed, but still great! Jace was a lot like Will Herondale (character in Clockwork Angel, which I recommend...

Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Plot 
 
3.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0

Okay book...

Summary : Virginia (Ginny) Blackstone is a seventeen year old teenage girl with a dead aunt. Her aunt died from an illness (not said in the book). She then receives 13 little blue envelopes from when her aunt was alive. Her aunt wrote, in those envelopes, steps on an...

Young Adult Fiction
Reviewed by Cathee     January 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0

Another awesome book by Richelle Mead!

http://foreverlostinbooks.blogspot.com/2011/11/bloodlines-book-review.html My first reaction after hearing about this new book written by Richelle Mead was a happy dance! I mean, who wouldn't do a happy dance after hearing that one of their favorite authors is doing a spin-off from one of your favorite series (in this case Vampire Academy!)....

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