The Lying Game by Sara Shepard Publisher: Harper Teen Released: December 7th, 2010 Source: Bought Rating: 4 out of 5 stars. Synopsis from the cover flap:I had a life anyone would kill for. Then someone did. The worst part of being dead is that there’s nothing left to live for. No more kisses. No more secrets. No more Gossip. It’s enough to kill a girl all over again. But I’m about to get something no one else does – an encore performanc, thanks to Emma, the long-lost twin sister I never even got to meet. Now Emma’s desperate to know what happened… Read more »
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Glimmerglass by Jenna Black Publisher: St Martin’s Griffin Released: May 25th, 2010 Source: Bought at Hastings Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. Synopsis from the back cover: Dana Hathaway doesn’t know it yet, but she’s in big trouble. When her alcoholic mom shows up at her voice recital drunk, again, Dana decides she’s had enough and runs away to find her mysterious father in Avalon: the only place on Earth where the regular, everyday world and the captivating, magical world of Faerie intersect. But from the moment Dana sets foot in Avalon, everything goes wrong, for it turns out she… Read more »
I remember the book that ignited my love for reading. I used to hate spending my time on books, I wanted to do other things. Interestingly enough, I don’t remember what those things were. In fifth grade we had a specific time block set aside for reading. We could read whatever we wanted. One day my mom gave me Winter Rose by Patricia A. McKillip. I took it to school with me, and fell in love with it. After that I needed more. My next vivid memory in pursuing my love of books was when I was visiting Spokane for some reason… Read more »