Reviews written by Sasha Shamblen

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July 03, 2014
Young Adult Fiction
True Beauty

I dont remember ever little detail from this book. I read it a couple years ago but I clearly remember the message this book sends, That beauty should not be measured by what you look like on the outside but what you have on the inside and how you feel...

July 08, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Awesome fo summer

This book has been on my TBR for awhile and when I saw PulseIt had it for a free read, I just had to read it. The story is really good and I absolutely love the opening scene. The characters were all really likable and if I had the money...

May 18, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Awesome

I read this about a week ago and the reason I’m posting the review now is that I didn’t know where to start without spoilers. There may end up being very few in here. I feel like this one has been the best in the series so far. Almost all...

May 18, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Great Story

Cassandra Clare wrote an amazing sequel to her first book, The City of Bones. I actually believe that this one is written better. Right from the beginning it drew me in. The prologue was amazing and I wanted to continue reading it. The...

May 12, 2013
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Great Sequel

Cassandra Clare wrote an amazing sequel to her first book, The City of Bones. I actually believe that this one is written better. Right from the beginning it drew me in. The prologue was amazing and I wanted to continue reading it. The...

May 04, 2013
amazing

The City of Bones by Cassandra Clare was a pretty good book with amazing twists characters. This review will be pretty short because I don’t want to give away anything. My favorite thing about this book was all of the twists and unexpected things that happen. At first I...

May 03, 2013
Enjoyable

I had to read this in 7th grade and 4 years later i still remember it clearly. I really loved reading this book and my 13 year old brother who doesnt read much enjoyed it too so it must be a good book.

May 03, 2013
Young Adult Fiction
AU COntrar

I dont know. I read this at a time when i was reading so many books in a day that maybe thats why i dont remember it much. I mean i know its about cancer and i think i may remember some of it but not too much. For that...

April 20, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Amazingness!!!!

The Elite is an amazing book, just like The Selection. I didn’t want to put the thing down. When it was over I almost started crying because I loved it so much and don’t want to have to wait for the next book to come out. I did scream no...

April 19, 2013
Young Adult Fiction
Great Romance

I really enjoyed reading this story. It was cute and funny at the same time. The characters were written well.

April 18, 2013
Young Adult Fiction
Breaking Point

I liked reading breaking point. I think that Alex Flynn paints an amazing story with her words. I liked the characters. And I still remember the plot. I think that she writes about something that a lot of people think about.

April 18, 2013
eh-eh

I enjoed when this book when I read it but it wasnt that memorable. I dont remeber to much.

April 18, 2013
Young Adult Fiction
an amazing story

Oh my goodness, The Selection b Kiera Cass was an amazing book. I know I’m a little late reading it but I’m kind of glad because now I don’t have to wait to read the next book, it’s on my shelf staring me in the face while I write this...

April 17, 2013
Overall rating 
 
1.0
Plot 
 
1.0
Characters 
 
N/A
Writing Style 
 
N/A
Young Adult Fiction
SO-so

A lot of people that read this said that they really liked but to tell you the truth I didnt. I think it was a very cliche book with too many steroetypes. Many f the events that happened werent explained in their entirety so i was left with confusion....

April 17, 2013
Young Adult Fiction
WOW

I read this book a while ago and it has stuck with me. I think Sharon brought to our attention a hazing problem that man areas have. Her characters were all very real acting and I loved reading from their perspectives. My favorite was Dana but I think that the...

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