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250 Word Review: Insurgent, Veronica Roth

Summary (From Goodreads.com) One choice can transform you–or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves–and herself–while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love. Tris’s initiation day… Read More 250 Word Review: Insurgent, Veronica Roth

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250 Word Review: The Awakening & The Struggle (Vampire Diaries Volume 1), L.J. Smith

Summary (From Goodreads.com) Elena: the golden girl, the leader, the one who can have any boy she wants. Stefan: brooding and mysterious, he seems to be the only one who can resist Elena, even as he struggles to protect her from the horrors that haunt his past. Damon: sexy, dangerous, and driven by an urge… Read More 250 Word Review: The Awakening & The Struggle (Vampire Diaries Volume 1), L.J. Smith

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Divergent (Veronica Roth)

Plot: ★★★★ Characters: ★★★★ Readability: ★★★★ My opinion: I picked this up because I’ve heard a lot about it (particularly in comparison to The Hunger Games) and I like dystopian fiction. There are definitely similarities between this and HG; dystopian world, female protagonist, personal growth, romance and the scene set for an uprising. HG Difference:… Read More Divergent (Veronica Roth)

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Haunted (Kelley Armstrong)

Plot: ★★★ Characters: ★★★ Readability: ★★★★ My opinion: Eve was likeable, but didn’t compare to Elena or Paige. Elena, the ass-kicking female werewolf from Bitten & Stolen has a dry sense of humour, an intriguing relationship with Clayton and can hold her own though surrounded constantly by men.  Paige, the white witch From Dime Store… Read More Haunted (Kelley Armstrong)