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TEARDROP (TEARDROP, BOOK #1) BY LAUREN KATE: BOOK REVIEW

  Teardrop Teardrop,  Book #1 By Lauren Kate ISBN#  9780375990694 Author’s Website:  http://laurenkatebooks.net/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi Eureka Boudreaux’s happy life comes crashing down along with the huge unexplainable wave that knocks her mom’s car off the bridge and into the ocean.  By some miracle Eureka survives, … Continue reading

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TEARDROP (TEARDROP, BOOK #1) BY LAUREN KATE: BOOK REVIEW

Teardrop Teardrop, Book #1 By Lauren Kate ISBN #: 9780375990694 Author’s Website: http://laurenkatebooks.net/ Brought to you by OBS member Valerie Synopsis: Never, ever cry… Seventeen-year-old Eureka won’t let anyone close enough to feel her pain. After her mother was killed in a freak accident, the things she used to love … Continue reading

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A – Z: UPCOMING BOOKS FOR 2012 PART 4 P-T

Brought to you by OBS Staff member Shaedum P: Pandemonium (Delirium #2) by Lauren Oliver ( March 6th 2012). I’m pushing aside the memory of my nightmare, pushing aside thoughts of Alex, pushing aside thoughts of Hana and my old school, push, push, push, like Raven taught me to do. … Continue reading

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PASSION (THE FALLEN SERIES, BOOK #3) BY LAUREN KATE: BOOK REVIEW

Lauren Kate Passion The Fallen Series, Book #3 Review brought to you by OBS staff member Annabell Cadiz Synopsis: “Every single lifetime, I’ll choose you. Just as you have chosen me. Forever.” Luce would die for Daniel. And she has. Over and over again. Throughout time, Luce and Daniel have … Continue reading

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BOOK HOT LINKS FOR JAN. 6TH: PASSION COVER, URSULA K. LE GUIN INTERVIEW, NOVELS INSPIRED BY CTHULHA, AND MORE

“Passion” Cover Revealed via Barnes and Noble I prefer the cover for Fallen, but I love the dress. Are you excited for the third book? Audio interview of Ursula K. Le Guin via sfwa What did you think of the interview? Are you a fan of Ursula K. Le Guin? … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 30TH: PREVIEW OF ‘THE LOST GATE’, AND CHATS WITH STEPHEN KING AND LAUREN KATE

Read an Exclusive Preview from Orson Scott Card’s The Lost Gate via Tor Tor.com is happy to bring you an exclusive preview of Orson Scott Card’s The Lost Gate, the first book in Card’s new Mither Mages fantasy trilogy! Learn what The Mither Mages is about from Tor Books editor … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS FOR OCTOBER 3RD: GAIL CARRIGER, LAUREN KATE, KAZUO ISHIGURO, AND WHEEL OF TIME EXCERPT

Gail Carriger explains why her heroine has no soul By Kelly Faircloth at io9 Gail Carriger mashes up urban fantasy, steampunk, and Victorian gothics in her Parasol Protectorate series. She explains what inspired the series, how she arrived at her soulless protagonist, and what’s next for her heroine. Carriger’s series … 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 PRESENTS: FAN ART MADNESS – FALLEN EDITION

Hello once again to another Fan Art Madness edition! This week Katie and I searched all around for this special fan art feature. Quoting one of our fan art authors of today, it’s unbelievable that there isn’t any Fallen art out there, when it is such a wonderful book. Tsk,tsk,tsk. … Continue reading

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FALLEN YA BOOK CLUB CHAPTER 5 THE INNER CIRCLE

Chapter 5 “The Inner Circle” by Chris Summary: It’s finally Wednesday and Luce can make her ‘one’ phone call, she choose Callie. Luce hastily tries to explain her isolated situation to a frantic Callie, but with no such luck. So Luce chooses to talk about a boy, and not Daniel. … Continue reading

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CHARACTER PROFILES: FALLEN EDITION

Welcome again dear readers to another OBS Character Profiles special! This weekend we bring you in honor of our monthly OBS Book Club Fallen by Lauren Kate, the couple that no matter what lifetime it is are always meant to be together; Daniel Grigori and Lucinda Prince. He is a … Continue reading

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FALLEN YA BOOK CLUB CHAPTER 4 GRAVEYARD SHIFT

Chapter 4 “Graveyard Shift” by Chris Characters: Luce Daniel Arriane Roland Ms. Tross Places: Cemetery Sword & Cross Reform School Memorable Quotes: 1.”Yes I did, you just didn’t hear me from your weird perch back there.” – “I want her.” – Arriane page 88 2.”Just trust me when I tell … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEWS: LAUREN KATE – FALLEN

Fallen Angels are the new vampires. At least at OBS, because that’s what we are all reading. Check out the review of Fallen by Lauren Kate. Brought to you by OBS staff member Britta Summary There’s something achingly familiar about Daniel Grigori. Mysterious and aloof, he captures Luce Price’s attention … Continue reading

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ANGELS ARE THE NEW VAMPIRES

Lauren Davis, io9; After a seemingly endless run of books trying to capitalize on the success of Twilight, young adult publishers are experiencing a touch of vampire fatigue. But the next set of supernatural romantic leads won’t be werewolves; they’ll be angels. According to Publishers Weekly, this fall will see … Continue reading

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