Tuesday, 31 July 2012

Challange review / Wasn't Meant to Be--Ashes by Ilsa J. Bick

Yeah so I’m feeling a little bad (even though I shouldn’t) that I haven’t read one of my challenge books, and this month it’s going down the same way. Only I can’t write it off as something else like the last two that were meant to be done.
So, I thought, this is a good way to put up the books that are on the list with an apologies and hopefully I’ll get myself around to actually reading one next month

By the way, this one was always hard for me to pick up because I’m a little scared about what it really is. and because of that, well, it’s hard to pick up.

 The Oldest Book on the Shelf Challenge
Hosted by Hell & Purgatory Book Reviews
It’s not a must and is all about reading this books you never got around to reading, in, like, forever and so....
Ashes by Ilsa J. Beck
(Ashes #1)
Published AUS paperback: 29th September 2011 by Quercus UK
(?)YA dystopian
Next in trilogy: Shadows
The first couple of lines for you
“Where are you?” Aunt Hannah demanded as soon as Alex thumbed TALK. “What do you think you’re doing?”
     “I just crossed into Michigan,” Alex said, choosing the easiest question first. When she’d spotted the WELCOME TO MICHIGAN sign—GREAT LAKES! GREAT TIMES!—she felt a sense of things opening up, expanding, as if she’d been travelling in a perpetual night on a lonely road hemmed be thick, black forest and was only now getting her first glimpse of the sun. “I had to get gas.” Which was really neither here nor there.

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