Tag: Unfinished


Books I Didn’t Finish: November & December 2014

Books I Didn’t Finish: November & December 2014

Black City by Elizabeth Richards Series: Black City Genre: Dystopian, Romance, Young Adult Published by Putnam (11.13.2012) Paperback, 374 pages Source: I own it         In a city where humans and Darklings are now separated by a high wall and tensions between the two races still simmer after a terrible war, sixteen-year-old Ash Fisher, a half-blood Darkling, and Natalie Buchanan, a human and the daughter of the Emissary, meet and do the unthinkable—they fall in love. Bonded by a mysterious […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 26 December, 2014 | 3 Comments
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Books I Didn’t Finish: October 2014

Books I Didn’t Finish: October 2014

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs Series: Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children Genre: Horror, Young Adult Published by Quirk (6.7.2011) Hardcover, 352 pages Source: Library     A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of very curious photographs. It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, an unforgettable novel that mixes fiction and photography in a thrilling reading experience. As our story opens, a horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 29 October, 2014 | 7 Comments
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Books I Didn’t Finish: Jan-March 2014

Books I Didn’t Finish: Jan-March 2014

Okay, so I’m a little behind on these posts, as you can see from the title >.< Usually I do them every month, but I kept forgetting!   White Space by Ilsa J. BickSeries: Dark Passages #1Genre: Science Fiction, Young AdultPublished by Egmont USA (2.11.2014) eARC, 560 pagesSource: EdelweissAdd to Goodreads  Seventeen-year-old Emma Lindsay has problems: a head full of metal, no parents, a crazy artist for a guardian whom a stroke has turned into a vegetable, and all those times when she blinks away, dropping […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 12 April, 2014 | 4 Comments
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Books I Didn’t Finish: January 2014

Books I Didn’t Finish: January 2014

Landry Park by Bethany HagenSeries: Landry Park #1Genre: Young Adult, Science Fiction, DystopianPublished by Dial (2.4.2014) eARC, 384 pagesSource: For TourAdd to Goodreads  In a fragmented future United States ruled by the lavish gentry, seventeen-year-old Madeline Landry dreams of going to the university. Unfortunately, gentry decorum and her domineering father won’t allow that. Madeline must marry, like a good Landry woman, and run the family estate. But her world is turned upside down when she discovers the devastating consequences her lifestyle […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 28 January, 2014 | 16 Comments
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Books I Didn’t Finish: December 2013

Books I Didn’t Finish: December 2013

The Dollhouse Asylum by Mary GrayGenre: Young Adult, Science FictionPublished by Spencer Hill Press (10.22.2013) ARC, 296 pagesSource: From PublisherAdd to Goodreads  A virus that had once been contained has returned, and soon no place will be left untouched by its destruction. But when Cheyenne wakes up in Elysian Fields–a subdivision cut off from the world and its monster-creating virus–she is thrilled to have a chance at survival. At first, Elysian Fields,with its beautiful houses and manicured lawns, is perfect. Teo Richardson, […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 1 January, 2014 | 8 Comments
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Books I Didn’t Finish: November 2013

Books I Didn’t Finish: November 2013

Unwind by Neil Shusterman Series: Unwind #1 Genre: Dystopian, Science Fiction, Young Adult Published by Simon & Schuster (11.6.2007) Hardcover, 335 pagesSource: Library Add to Goodreads  Connor, Risa, and Lev are running for their lives. The Second Civil War was fought over reproductive rights. The chilling resolution: Life is inviolable from the moment of conception until age thirteen. Between the ages of thirteen and eighteen, however, parents can have their child “unwound,” whereby all of the child’s organs are transplanted into different donors, so life doesn’t technically end. Connor is too difficult for his […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 27 November, 2013 | 16 Comments
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