REVIEW Ô PANDORARINGSJEWELRY.US Ô Michael GrantYtelling is straightforward and Grant s imagination is so ertile I thought I would write a letter to our President Noynoy and recommend him to solve the congestion of vehicles during rush and even not too
Rush Hours Why Not If A YAhours Why not If a YA like Grant can think of all the interesting characters and situations in the book maybe his creativity can be put to better use not only or readers but Breakfast with Anglo for the whole country or even the whole world World peace anyoneMy only complaint about this book is attributable to myself Why oh why did a 48 year old man like meind this enjoyable if not better read than Kazuo Ishiguro s surreal The Unconsoled I really don t know It is readable gripping made my heart beat aster and it
does not make me sleepy every time I am holding it Ohnot make me sleepy every time I am holding it Oh I don t read too many YA books so having it once in a while eels liberating Or maybe I am having a midlife crisis so I ind this kind of plot not revolting but definitely worth my reading timeI will definitely borrow the next 4 books and read them in between the literary classics Maybe that would be my strategy to inish the 1001 books before I dieThank you Ace Jose I hope you stop growing so you keep on buying and reading YA books and then pass them on to me I hope that despite our huge age difference we will be NORJAK friendsorever My loveee I tried and tried to love this book but I just couldn t connect with it The concept was a brilliant one It was the reason I decided to buy the book in the irst place but once I "started reading it I couldn t establish a connection with any of the charactersI just elt as if I was "reading it I couldn t establish a connection with any of the charactersI just The Outside felt as if I was outsider and not able to grasp any of the emotions of the characters I didn teel as if I was part of the story At times I thought there was too much telling as opposed to showing There were also many passive sentences that didn t have the effect an active sentence would have had I really wanted to grasp the story but it just didn t happen It was just an okay rea. Ul against powerless And time is running out on your birthday you disappear just like everyone else “A potent mix of action and thoughtfulness centered around good and evil courage and cowardice renders this a tour de orce that will leave readers dazed disturbed and utterly breathless” ALA Booklist starred reviewRead the entire seriesGoneHungerLiesPlagueFearLightMonsterVillainHero. ,
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this book was probably Diana the psychopath and even she was most only the girlfriend of the opposition The girls in this book are all beautiful or cute and are important only as ornaments on the arm of the leaders all of which are male there never seemed to be any discussion in this book as to whether the chosen leader would be emale Also I grew increasingly annoyed by the way Sam was built up as Astrid s saviour and hero I had higher hopes I See Rude People for Astrid atirst she was described as a genius and I thought she could be a great contribution to solving their predicament but she was actually HVAC Design Sourcebook fairly useless often needing to be rescued herself Myavourite Melvin Menchers News Reporting and Writing female of the book is Lana She survived alone in the desert without ever needing a guy s help unless you count her lovable dog Patrick and she braved a truck crash coyote attacks and I hope there s strength and admirable ualities comingrom her character in the second installment Which by the way I am extremely looking The Far Dawn (The Atlanteans, forward to because the story is VERY good even if my rant seemed to suggest otherwise Highly enjoyable Hooks you at the very start I drive through the traffic everyday about an hour in the morning and definitely than an hour at nighttime So while reading theirst ew pages of the book I said wow this should happen here in Manila Imagine all adults to disappear altogether without a trace at one time and all adolescents will ollow once they turn ifteen Obviously this is okay as long as I and my loved ones are exempted heheThis is a YA book and so the characters are all young adults Samin this book was probably Diana the psychopath and even she most
has a riend uinn and a love interest Astrid Together they Bare It All (Love Undercover, find the possible reasonor the disappearancea An Elusive Victorian friend uinn and a love interest Astrid Together theyind the possible reason A Bird in the House for the disappearance the people and they meet all interesting characters and go through a lot of twists and turns just like the everyday Manila traffic to get into the bottom of this phenomenon including its possible solutionThe stor. Way to get help And no way toigure out what's happenedHunger threatens Bullies rule A sinister creature lurks Animals are mutating And the teens themselves are changing developing new talents unimaginable dangerous deadly powers that grow stronger by the dayIt's a terrifying new world Sides are being chosen a ight is shaping up Townies against rich kids Bullies against the weak Powerf. I read this book out of "Curiosity With No Preconceived Notions "with no preconceived notions because I was curious what kids would do in a
World With No Adults Iwith no adults I I was blown away Mr Grant told me a story that I couldn t put down From the beginning my mind was ull of
UESTIONS ABOUT HOW THIS HAPPENED HOW THE KIDS WOULDabout how this happened how the kids would what could prevent the same thing rom happening againSo many uestionsSam is the kind of boy you want to have around when the world goes crazy He s definitely the reluctant hero type but usually they come through Not Just Roommates for you like no other Because they do what needs to be done simply because it needs to happen Notor glory not Cassidy Harte and the Comeback Kid (Outlaw Hartes, for recognition Sam doesn t want to be the guy but he knows that no one else is going to do it And when Caine and his posse come downr This was a very good book about adventure mutants superheroes and just the plain old story of surviving high school only this time there are no adults to keep a check on thingsThis novel tells the story of how one day in a small Californian town everyone 15 and over mysteriously disappears But that s not all The town becomes surrounded by a strange spherical barrier no one gets in or out And stranger still the children and teenagers left behind are discovering that some of them have weird mutant powers And that snakes can Jean-Paul Sartre fly And coyotes can talk In a world gone mad power and leadership are upor the picking In a world run by children power belongs to the bullies the sadists or the mutants So I m going to explain the reason it got Vintage Games four instead ofive stars Well I ve spent the last Zamba few weeks reading books that are instantly gripping they throw you right into the middle of the story and build up their characters around it this book however takes time at the beginning to introduce and explore each character in a way that Ieel would have been much effective if it had been integrated throughout the novel But it s not just that I have some issues with the The Erotic Motive in Literature female charactersAs a woman an. Theirst in New York Times bestselling author Michael Grant's breathtaking dystopian sci i saga Gone is a page turning thriller that invokes the classic The Lord of the Flies along with the horror of Stephen KingIn the blink of an eye everyone disappears Gone Except or the young There are teens but not one single adult Just as suddenly there are no phones no internet no television No.