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BLUE MOON (THE IMMORTALS, BOOK #2) BY ALYSON NOËL: BOOK REVIEW

Blue Moon The  Immortals, Book #2 By Alyson Noël ISBN # 9780312532765 Author’s website: http://www.alysonnoel.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi This is the second installment in the Immortals series by Alyson Noël.  This book starts out with Ever and Damen picking up where they left off in Evermore. … Continue reading

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SHIMMER (RILEY BLOOM, BOOK #2) BY ALYSON NOEL: BOOK REVIEW

Alyson Noel Shimmer Riley Bloom, Book #2 Review brought to you by OBS staff member Annabell Cadiz Synopsis: Having solved the matter of the Radiant Boy, Riley, Buttercup, and Bodhi are enjoying a well-deserved vacation. When Riley comes across a vicious black dog, against Bodhi’s advice, she decides to cross … Continue reading

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EVERMORE (THE IMMORTALS, BOOK #1) BY ALYSON NOËL: BOOK REVIEW

Alyson Noël Evermore The Immortals, Book #1 Review brought to you by OBS staff member Heidi This is the first book in the Immortals series by Alyson Noël. Ever just lived through the worst tragedy of her life, she lost her entire family in a car crash and she was … Continue reading

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AFFORDABLE AND FUN E-READS: UK FANTASY EDITION

Last week we had Sci Fi e-books for our UK readers, and this week we have fantasy! Enjoy! Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith £0.99 While Abraham Lincoln is widely lauded for saving a Union and freeing millions of slaves, his valiant fight against the forces of the undead … Continue reading

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AFFORDABLE AND FUN E-READS: FANTASY EDITION

OBS has a new weekly feature! Every Monday we will post a list of great e-books that are $2.99 or under! Even if you don’t have an e-reader (I don’t), you can get discount e-books on a smartphone or your computer. That way you can get great deals without shelling … Continue reading

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HEIDI’S APRIL READING LOUNGE: WHAT SHE’S READING NOW PART 2

Lover Unleashed (Black Dagger Brotherhood, Book #9) by J.R. Ward I have been completely sucked in by the brothers and had to read this when it came out.  This is Manny and Payne’s story, but it seemed to focus more on Jane and Vishous and Butch.  I thought it was … Continue reading

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ALYSON NOEL “EVERLASTING” BOOK TOUR

via Tor.com St. Martin’s Press author Alyson Noel will be touring in June for the final novel in her Immortals series, Everlasting. The tour starts June 7th–the book’s release date. Tuesday, June 7th 7:00 PM Barnes & Noble Alpharetta, GA Thursday, June 9th 7:00 PM Powell’s Books Beaverton, OR Get … Continue reading

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OBS BOOK REVIEWS: RADIANCE BY ALYSON NOEL

Radiance Author: Alyson Noel Brought to you by OBS staff member Annabell Cadiz Synopsis: “Most people think that death is the end. The end of life–of good times– the end of, well, pretty much everything. But those people are wrong. Dead wrong. And I should know. I died almost a … Continue reading

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OBS BOOK REVIEW: NIGHT STAR BY ALYSON NOEL

Review by Jennifer Jensen. In the 5th installment in the Immortal series by Alyson Noel entitled Night Star, immortal is pitted against immortal as Ever’s former best friend Haven plots to take her down. Though Ever was not directly responsible for Roman’s death, Haven has heaped the blame on her … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS: EVERMORE BOOK CLUB: CHAPTER 35-37

Chapters 35-37 – Dawn Chapter 35 Ever races home to show Riley her Valentine’s lollipop. Riley is there waiting on the couch. Ever begins to question her about why she’s not with their parents and Buttercup. Ever lets Riley know that she should be with them and stop coming to … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS: EVERMORE BOOK CLUB – CHAPTERS 28-34

Chapters 28-32 By Dawn Chapter 28 Immediately following the festival, Miles, Haven and Ever head to the beach. They’ve all been drinking and Ever is agitated about Drina’s party. Ever continues to drown out her psychic abilities with alcohol. She begins to dress differently and behave irrationally. Stacia catches Ever … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS: EVERMORE BOOK CLUB: CHAPTERS 23-27

Chapters 23-27- Britta Characters Ever Damen Miles Haven Ava Drina Sabine Riley Places School Ever’s House Damen’s House The Winter Fantasy Pilgrimage Summary Ever sneaks into Damen’s home. She notices that the house is bare, save for a refrigerator filled with the mysterious red liquid, a recliner, and a pile … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS: EVERMORE BOOK CLUB: CHAPTERS 19 -22

Chapters 19-22- Britta Characters Ever Damen Haven Miles Riley Sabine Drina Evangeline Places School Ever’s House Ever’s Room The Beach The Cave The Racetrack Summary Ever is disappointed to find that Damen is not in school. At lunch, Haven alerts them that there has been no word on Evangeline’s whereabouts … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS :EVERMORE BOOK CLUB – CHAPTERS 16-18

Chapter 16- 18 (Britta/ Chris) The big surprise was Disneyland! Damen and Ever arrive at the theme park and she is somewhat shocked by this un-ordinary date for teenagers. She goes along with it anyways, and enjoys the day playing in ‘New Orleans’. The day is perfect because Ever gets … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS: EVERMORE BOOK CLUB: CHAPTERS 14-15

Chapter 14 – 15 – By Chris Ever knows that Ava wants to help and is just being nice, but Ever doesn’t want any of it. She has decided that her ‘gift’ is her punishment for what happened with her family. Ever hasn’t talked to Damen since the party and … Continue reading

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User Review: Dark Flame (The Immortals) by Alyson Noel

I have just finished reading the fourth book of the Immortal Series Dark Flame. This had to be the best of all the books in the series. Seventeen year old Ever Bloom has been trying for quite some time to retrieve the antidote to the “antidote” (the elixir that prevented … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS EVERMORE BOOK CLUB: CHAPTERS 10 -11

Chapter 10 & Chapter 11 – By Chris Places: Ever’s Home School – Cafeteria, Art Class Characters: Ever Riley Damen Haven Miles Damen Stacia Quotes: “Who’s your next victim?” – Riley page 59 “Having no idea how this happenend, no logical explaination.” – Ever page 64 Don’t blame, Tivo’s got … Continue reading

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CHARACTER PROFILES: EVERMORE EDITION

Brought to you by OBS Staff member Chris. Don’t forget to check our Book Club of the month Evermore The Immortals by Alyson Noel. Ever Bloom Full name: Ever Bloom Ever is 16 years old when the story begins. She is the typical beautiful beach girl; she is tall, lean, … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS -EVERMORE BOOK CLUB: CHAPTERS 7-9

Chapters 7-9 By Katie Summary On the way to the restaurant all Ever can think about is Riley. And how rude she was, making a comment about There Mom and Dad. But all that goes out of her mind as soon as they get inside the restaurant. It really was … Continue reading

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OBS TOP 5/10: SUMMMER READING EDITION

TOP 10 YA Reads THIS summer: by Chris 1. Dark Flame by Alyson Noel – 4th installment of the Immortals Series 2. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins – 3rd and final book of The Hunger Games Series (August 24th) 3. The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner by Stephenie Meyer – … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS EVERMORE BOOK CLUB -CHAPTERS 4-6

Chapter 4-6 By Katie Summary Riley helped Ever remember her past and she helped Ever realize that the life she is living now isn’t so bad. And she should appreciate the things Sabine buys her. Ever now lives for the time she gets to spend with her sister, even though … Continue reading

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OBS THE IMMORTALS -EVERMORE BOOK CLUB: CHAPTERS 1-3

This month, OBS is happy to present “Evermore”, the first book of “The Immortals” series by Alyson Noel as our Book Club! Here are the first three chapters, and we hope you enjoy! Chapter 1-3 By Katie Summary Ever used to lead a normal life. She was popular, a varsity … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: DARK FLAME BY ALYSON NOEL

Written by Dawn The newest installment of The Immortals series begins right where the last one left off. Haven has been changed and Ever needs to explain the “rules” – BUT Haven has no interest in being a slave to the rules. Haven wants to live it up and have … Continue reading

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OBS BOOK CLUB ANNOUNCEMENT FOR JULY 2010: EVERMORE THE IMMORTALS BY ALYSON NOËL

We are excited! Next month Open Book Society Book Club will be featuring Alyson Noël’s Evermore The Immortals, a fantasy novel released in 2009, that spend 25 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. Synopisis: Since a horrible accident claimed the lives of her family, sixteen-year-old Ever can see … Continue reading

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Alyson Noel: Shadowland

Brought to you by OBS owner Dawn Book Three: The Immortals Series Summary Shadowland is the third installment in The Immortals series written by Alyson Noel. First, a little background: In Evermore, we meet a teenage Ever who has just lost her entire family in a car accident in which … Continue reading

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PARANORMAL YOUNG ADULT GROUP TOUR

Rachel Vincent posts on her blog: Writing chapter 4 of Alpha didn’t go very smoothly last night, so I didn’t have time to send out my newsletter. But it went out this morning, so if you were waiting for an early peek at the Shift cover (and the plot description!), … Continue reading

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Melissa Marr: SMART CHICKS KICK @SS TOUR 2010 IN THE WORKS!

In September 2010, the author organized “Smart Chicks Kick @ss” (and for the not-cussing among you, “Smart Chicks Kick It” works too) tour will be visiting 6-8 cities. The logic behind the tour was that booksellers & readers keep saying they like group events, but publisher organized group events–for logistical … Continue reading

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