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LoonyAlana

Crazy Bibliophile and Book Pimp (Not So Anonymous)

I am a mother of two boys and avid reader; I practically live and breathe books. If I could sustain my life on just reading, I would live forever. I'm weird, and proud of it. I have traveled to many places: Mexico, St. Marteen, Prague, England, Cozumel, and Canada to name a few. Many moons ago I co-hosted "Welcome to Insanity" radio show on a micro radio station in TX- but our show was played via streaming internet in coffee houses in Amsterdam. I have a BA in theater. I used to be "the finder of lost things" but I think my last child robbed me of my gift. Now I just have a large collection of useless information... it goes with my growing mountain of "to be read" books

Currently reading

The Hooker and the Hermit
Penny Reid, Luci Cosway
The Suicide Princess
Anthony Bryan
Rise of the Magi (Lila Gray, #3)
Jocelyn Adams
Caged (Holloway Pack, #3)
J.A. Belfield
Delirium  - Lauren Oliver What I was expecting:



See.. it looks sweet, and it's dystopian which is quickly becoming a favorite genre of mine... But this is what I got instead:



I was bored. I finished because it was a buddy read, and it's like a challenge that I feel I have to try and try to finish a book no matter what... and it had some scavenger hunt words which didn't influence me in any way. Ut uh, no way, not a chance.

I can see this book appealing to a large audience of YA lovers, especially with Romeo and Juliet overtones, but I just didn't end up falling in love with this book. At all. I don't think it was bad, and the premise is different, so I gave it 3♥'s. Sorry to all those who loved it, but I just wasn't swept up in the romance. It didn't touch my heart... it wanted to, just didn't quite make it in.