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Reviews... you must be wondering where they are. Am I right? Don’t worry, I’ve had an awesome half term and done some avid reading. I currently writing many reviews and they will soon be up. Here are some of the books that I will review.

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Captivate - Carrie Jones - Review

Book: Captivate Author: Carrie Jones Publisher: Bloomsbury ISBN: 9781408807415 Rating:B-

Zara and her friends knew they hadn't solved the pixie problem for good. Far from it. The king's needs grow deeper every day he's stuck in captivity, while his control over his people becomes weaker. It's made him vulnerable. And now there's a new king in town. A turf war is imminent. The new pixie king is moving in quickly. He swears that he and Zara are destined to be together, that he's one of the good guys. Zara isn't so sure. Despite herself, she wants to trust the new king, but there's a lot more than her relationship with boyfriend Nick at stake. It's her life - and his.

Captivate was an interesting book. Definitely different from Need, and in my personal view not as good as need, although I still gave it five stars, because it captivated me and within hours I was finished.

The two new characters are very interesting. Let’s start with Cassidy.
Cassidy is a new gi…

I am Number Four - Pittacus Lore - Review

Book: I am Number Four Author: Pittacus Lore Publisher: Michael Joseph ISBN: 

John Smith is not your average teenager. He regularly moves from small town to small town. He changes his name and identity. He does not put down roots. He cannot tell anyone who or what he really is. If he stops moving those who hunt him will find and kill him. But you can't run forever. So when he stops in Paradise, Ohio, John decides to try and settle down. To fit in. And for the first time he makes some real friends. People he cares about - and who care about him. Never in John's short life has there been space for friendship, or even love. But it's just a matter of time before John's secret is revealed. He was once one of nine. Three of them have been killed. John is Number Four. He knows that he is next ...

This book ticked all the boxes for me. A evil force. A relationship. Very cool powers. And big battle.

From the moment I started reading it I was enticed. I love how …