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     Reading keeps us from going crazy in this crazy world, allowing us to escape in our own world. Past few years i start reading different other books beside Fantasy or Paranormal, and some of them they make me question if they are trying to tell us something. There is for example : The Hunger Games books, Divergent Books, The Tribe"A New World", The `Secret` etc and even movies all against the Government ( and this once are only in English they are some in Spanish), so the books and movies are doing what we can not do. In the end i start wondering myself maybe they are some people that are going against the Government and we do not know, maybe the authors or directors know about them and are trying to get us on their side. Honestly i would not be surprise, because it has always been a flaw in this system, so many countries in Europe are suffering because of this system and the people that's runs everything, because their only concern is not us is them and only them (how to steal more money from us with the taxes, higher prices, starving the population ) . Also i have no doubt that are hiding the truth from us, as why the population everywhere is struggling (people lose their homes, jobs, they can not feed their family).
   
   My big question is: Am i the only one with this questions (the only one i see all of this happening)

My Review "Allegiant"

Allegiant (Divergent, #3)Allegiant by Veronica Roth

My rating: 2 of 5 stars


OH GOD loved the book but something in the book makes me hate it now, that it is why i am forced to only give 2 stars only.
Allegiant like the other books is amazing until one point where the author decided that the book has to be realistic and ruins everything. Have to tell you it took me few hours to write this review because of how i feel. PLEASE DO NOT READ IF YOU DID NOT READ THE BOOK YET
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The book continues after everyone finally knows the truth (well at least that is what they think for now), but that does not stop Evelyn to take over the city, and pushes her son to choose Tris and the Allegiant thinking that is better. However they all discover that whatever is behind the limit of the city is not the truth just more lies, that puts all her life in danger , including their city.
Four makes a really bad choice that put in danger even Trish and that ruins their relationship for a while. However like always they always managed to work out their problems and be again ok (very ok i might say :))). Unfortunately all of that changes when someone life very dear dies and changes everyone's life, an ok ending that if you force yourself maybe is ok (but i do not agree with the author and this might even make not to be a 2nd or 3rd movie for it). Sad to say lost a lot of fans because of it.



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My Review for "Insurgent"

Insurgent (Divergent, #2)Insurgent by Veronica Roth

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


I LOVED IT

Where to start, first i have to explain why i give only 4 stars,because is an amazing book, i am a very picky reader and it was not perfect.
Insurgent is the 2nd book from the amazing series, this book continues the story from where Tris and Four escape outside the fence. Tris after she shot Will she can not hold a gun now, but also she does not want anyone to know what she did until she is force with the truth serum. Although you have to read the book to see if that had an effect on her or not, but at least now everyone knows including Christina and Four. Honestly i do not know why she is upset on Four when he feels hurt that she did not trust him with the trust every time he ask her what is going on with her and why she was afraid of the guns now. Of course that the trouble is always there looking for all of them, but she is always tries to push everyone putting her life in danger (when she even thinks that is a stupid choice to begin with).
Four fears finally changed but they are the same number, only that 2 of them are worse then the once he used to have. Also because of one of the fears he has he has to make Tris understand how precious her life is and he has to make her choose, from making reckless decisions where almost kills her to still being with him. (she is very lucky to have him forgive her so many time) However she still does not listen to anyone and she give herself on the had to the enemy which lets you wonder if she is death or alive or with Peter or Four.



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My Review for "Divergent"

Divergent (Divergent, #1)Divergent by Veronica Roth

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


Took me a long time but i finally got around reading the book, of course like everyone else i just feel in love with it, that's why i give 5 stars out of 5. First i only start reading it because of the movie is coming up and i liked the trailer.
Briefly i will try to review the book without giving too much away. Divergent is the first book out of the series, and is about a world where people they are separated in 5 sections. The sections are the most important "abilities" that the world needs to work proper. Trish is one of the few people that is able to do all of those abilities and that is a bad thing for the ones at in power. A person could only be good just at one ability, because other wise they will not be able to control them. In this book Trish is advise to hide the test result that tells what ability you have, and she decides to choose the one that is the most strong, but also break her heart also. However this choice will change her life , because she finds out what she is capable of doing and why nobody should know that she is a Divergent.
This is a must read book, if you want something new, because you are bored of the same story, this is just for you. Read it in 24 hours, while i was at work also, used the audio.




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My Review for "Mockingjay"

Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

My rating: 3 of 5 stars


GOOD BUT BOOK but it disappointed me, i expected a lot more from it because of the other 2. Therefore i can only give 3 stars for , because made me at some point to hate Katnis for some of her actions and decisions.
The book continues from the rescue of Katnis and explains how she cops with so much loss, and the fact that district 12 does not exist anymore. Unfortunately now she has to face the reality, and the war that is rising in most of the district after the last hunger games. She is somehow forced to make the decisions to become the Mockingjay for the district so she can give them courage to keep holding on. However any time she makes an appearance on the screen as mockinjay, Peta has to suffer in the Capitol.
Gale does everything he can to make her feel better, even puts his life in danger to help rescue Peta and Annie. When finally Peta sees Katnis again he tries to kill her (he is very changed unfortunately), but her family and Gale encourage her that after time he will be again the Peta that everyone knows. However while they wait for Peta to get better locked in a room at the hospital surrounded by specialists, Katnis has to continue helping the rebellion in the last district holding on. After they come back and the last time Gale and Katnis are alone, she kisses him but he realize that she only does it when he is hurt (and tells her that too) (which makes me very sad because i always wanted them together although already knew what will happen i wanted her with Gale, especially now).
The book is good, and if you are rooting for Peta and Katnis is actually an amazing book and you should read it.



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My Review for "Catching Fire"

Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


OMG LOVE IT

I will have to admit first i saw the movie and i was a little unsure what to do, because i like the movie but not loved it. My BFF advised me to read i will not regret, and she was right because i loved it, it was much better then the movie. This series is a different type of book that i usually read but it is so good that i have to give 5 starts (well deserved).
Catching Fire is the 2nd book from the series, continuing with Katnis struggling to live normal as a victor of the hunger game, especially that she can barely go to sleep without reliving everything in the dream. Peta tries to become her friend but is very hard because she is not very open. Also she hates that she has to use the same love story all the time, especially when Snow puts everyone in danger (even the people that she loves), and she chooses Gale over Peta before she finds out she has to go in the games back where everything changes. While training she is forced to have allies this time for the games, and she realize when the game starts that they even risk their life to save her and Peta.
Have to tell you if you loved the movie you will like the book even more, explains everything better, and answer each question you have.



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Savor Book Tour Stop+Review+Excerpt+Giveaway





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Mature and explicit content. Not recommended for readers below 18-years-old. Yup, you've got to be that old to read my story. Consider yourself warned.

I’m Dakota Collins, a tough talking, eye patch wearing, workaholic photography student. Why am I important? Well, maybe because I get to spend an entire month with Vicious, only the sickest indie rock band out there.

You see, I needed a subject for my Spring Showcase introspective in order to graduate. During a chance encounter at a club I’d been sent to cover for the Daily Gossip, our ironically named college paper, the features writer I usually teamed up with introduced me to the band—by accident, I might add. It involved a run in with a scary, bald bodyguard. Anyway, long story short, I signed a contract to take pictures of Vicious.

I should have known their handsome yet way too serious for his own good bassist, Luka Visraya, wouldn't be able to keep his hands to himself. He’s gorgeous and all, but the way he smiles spelled trouble with a capital L. I’m in for a long month with him around.

Crazy shit happens and then some. So, if you want the skinny on Vicious and the events revolving around my stay at Lunar Manor, read my story.

Again, refer to the warning above



ABOUT THE AUTHOR

When Kate Evangelista was told she had a knack for writing stories, she did the next best thing: entered medical school. After realizing she wasn't going to be the next Doogie Howser, M.D., Kate wandered into the Literature department of her university and never looked back. Today, she is in possession of a piece of paper that says to the world she owns a Literature degree. To make matters worse, she took Master's courses in creative writing. In the end, she realized to be a writer, none of what she had mattered. What really mattered? Writing. Plain and simple, honest to God, sitting in front of her computer, writing. Today, she lives in the Philippines and writes full time.

 My Review


SavorSavor by Kate Evangelista

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


Have to start by saying is an amazing book (just wow). Giving the cover and content a well deserved 5 stars. When i saw the cover first my thought went straight to Taste and couldn't figure out why they are so similar. Well let me tell you that even after i read the book Savor could not explain why i had mixed fillings for Luka.
Luka in this book is a handsome rock star that take interest in Dakota (a photographer to be with an eye patch), just because he thinks she will be the only one to understand his pain. He takes her along with his family ( they were all apart of the band) to Lunar Manor. When they get there Dakota starts the "adventure" of her life. Just love the way Kate Evangelista describes every detail, just to drawn you more into the book. This book has everything from adventure to romance, lies and even mystery (oh lots of that from Luka's part might say). From the beginning of the book you know that something is not right so all the time i expect the big secret to be , they are all Vampire (boy i was wrong about that, what is happening there is even more fascinating then any fantasy book i have ever read). Also you will find yourself admiring Dakota strength, courage for keep going, living her life, not letting her disability ruin her life. DAKOTA IS AN INSPIRATION TO US ALL.
This is a must read book for everyone, no matter what kind of book you like reading this has everything and it works together perfectly. Also i do recommend if you haven't read it already to do it so Taste ( you will understand a lot more after you read this one also ). Have to say in this book Savor just couldn't stop myself not to love Luka (but didn't know why i was hating him too, because of the book Taste)


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My Review for "Savor" book 1

SavorSavor by Kate Evangelista

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


Have to start by saying is an amazing book (just wow). Giving the cover and content a well deserved 5 stars. When i saw the cover first my thought went straight to Taste and couldn't figure out why they are so similar. Well let me tell you that even after i read the book Savor could not explain why i had mixed fillings for Luka.
Luka in this book is a handsome rock star that take interest in Dakota (a photographer to be with an eye patch), just because he thinks she will be the only one to understand his pain. He takes her along with his family ( they were all apart of the band) to Lunar Manor. When they get there Dakota starts the "adventure" of her life. Just love the way Kate Evangelista describes every detail, just to drawn you more into the book. This book has everything from adventure to romance, lies and even mystery (oh lots of that from Luka's part might say). From the beginning of the book you know that something is not right so all the time i expect the big secret to be , they are all Vampire (boy i was wrong about that, what is happening there is even more fascinating then any fantasy book i have ever read). Also you will find yourself admiring Dakota strength, courage for keep going, living her life, not letting her disability ruin her life. DAKOTA IS AN INSPIRATION TO US ALL.
This is a must read book for everyone, no matter what kind of book you like reading this has everything and it works together perfectly. Also i do recommend if you haven't read it already to do it so Taste ( you will understand a lot more after you read this one also ). Have to say in this book Savor just couldn't stop myself not to love Luka (but didn't know why i was hating him too, because of the book Taste)




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Savor Excerpt







        Savor Exclusive Excerpt

“Dakota Collins!”
            I lowered my camera. The use of my full name never came with good consequences. I blinked my vision back at her even if I wanted to spend the rest of the night taking his picture. Sweat rose over my upper lip. I may just have found my subject for the Spring Showcase.
            The only problem?
            I had to find a way to convince him to be in my project. Something told me this wouldn’t be easy. By the way my heart beat in my ears, drowning out the music and Silvia having a fit in front of me, I wanted it too much. I wanted him too much.
            “This the guy you were saying?” I showed Silvia the picture I’d taken. This seemed to pacify her because she sidled closer, mesmerized like a moth to a flame.
            “Luka Visraya,” she said with a moan like she’d just tasted the most luscious chocolate before taking a long gulp of her cocktail. The name didn’t register. Silvia must have noticed my blank expression because she continued. “He’s the bassist for Vicious.”
            Still no pings of recognition in my head.
            She slapped her thigh. “Where have you been? It’s weird that you haven’t heard of them. Their songs are on the radio like every second.”
            Of course I hadn’t heard of them. I liked listening to country and I hardly kept up with current events.
            “Name one?” Okay, I had a name. Luka. Exotic. A bassist. Part of a band I should know about. So he’s famous. I slowly felt my chances of asking him to be my subject slip from my grasp. If he was someone famous, fat chance he’d say yes to a graduating photography student like me. I just about deflated when Silvia mentioned one of their songs. “Oh, I know that one!” By accident. It played in the radio of the cab I rode in to Sacrifice. I stared at the picture of him then lifted my gaze to where he sat. “He’s gone.”
            “What?” Silvia whipped around in time to come face to face with a wall of man. “Whoa!” She pushed at him. “Watch it, buddy!”
            “Give me the camera,” he said in a threatening tone.
            Big. Beefy. Bald. The three Bs that made up the quintessential bodyguard.
            I clutched my DSLR closer to my chest and looked up at him with my good eye. “And why would I do that?” The patch didn’t seem to intimidate him because he just reached out. So much for my Bond villain aspirations. I moved away from his grubby hand. No one touched my camera but me.
            Despite her size, Silvia came between me and the mountain. “We’re here to cover Sacrifice for our college paper. You don’t have the right to take away my colleague’s camera.”
            Yeah! You give it to him, Silvy.
            Not that I couldn’t take care of myself. But if Silvia wanted to play hero, I wouldn’t stand in her way.
            “What seems to be the problem here?” a soft, authoritative voice chimed in.
            The bodyguard moved aside to reveal the Gothic Lolita. She stood at just about the same height as Silvia, but she possessed an older aura even if she seemed to be our age.
            “She’s been taking pictures,” Baldy said.
            Lolita’s kohl eyes landed on me then shifted to my camera.
            “As I was saying to the big guy,” Silvia explained. “My colleague and I are covering the opening of Sacrifice.”
            “For what paper?” Lolita asked without taking her eyes off me. I clutched my camera like an extra appendage. In some ways it was. After losing half my sight, I relied on my camera like an extra eye, seeing the world through its lens. I would rather die than lose it.
            “The Daily Gossip,” I said before Silvia could answer just to relieve some of the awkward tension building in me under her gaze. “We study at Wexler U.”
            She tilted her head, crossing her arms.
            “Okay,” I quickly stammered out. “I get that the name of our paper sounds like a tabloid, but the Daily Gossip is a cool campus paper.” The last part maybe only I believed since Silvia raised her eyebrow at me, but Lolita and the mountain didn’t have to know that.
            No one spoke after that. Even in a noisy club, the silence in our group rang in my ears. Not waiting for the situation to get any more awkward, I plowed forward with my own selfish intensions.
            “You know Luka.” I said it more as a statement, but it came out like a question.
            Lolita nodded.   
            “I’m Dakota Collins and I’m graduating this spring. I was wondering if Luka would be interested in—”
            “What would I be interested in?” a smooth voice joined our group.
            The walls of my throat closed, chocking the rest of what I had to say. All eyes turned to Luka. Silvia dropped her empty glass. It bounced off the bodyguard’s shoe and landed in a clatter but didn’t break. Even with my height, I still had to look up at him.
            “What are you doing here?” Lolita admonished. “You should be backstage.”
            One side of his lips came up. God. Without the scowl, his face lit up. I had to stop the urge to lift my camera and start snapping away. And his eyes were piercing blue. The kind that stretched over my mother’s farm in the summer. Damn.
Seeing him up close, I knew I’d give any one of my kidneys for a chance to take his picture in a formal shoot.
            “We have five minutes. Chill, Yana.” He tugged at one of her pigtails.
            “Luka,” Silvia managed. “I’m a big fan. Will you sign my chest?”
            Bypassing my petite colleague, Luka’s intensely blue gaze studied me. He reached out and I flinched back. His fingers almost grazed my patch. What the hell was the matter with him? Trying to touch my eye patch was tantamount to poking a bandage over a wound and asking the person if it hurts.
            Gothic Lolita—Yana—yanked Luka’s arm down. “I’m so sorry!” Her whole aura changed. She went from all business to panicky. “My brother sometimes forgets his manners. He didn’t mean anything about touching your…” She bit her lower lip, maybe trying to keep herself from saying the wrong thing.
            That little faux pas cleared my head of the Luka haze and spurred me into action. “Luka, will you let me take your picture for my final project?” I didn’t know where my courage came from, but I knew if I didn’t take this chance, I’d regret it. I had to have him as my subject.
            Still not removing his gaze from my face, like my patch transfixed him, he tilted his head to one side very much like his sister did earlier.
            “Luka, don’t!” Yana said, but from the consideration on Luka’s face, she was too late.
            “You’re a photographer?”
            “Yes.” I nodded, in case the word wasn’t enough.
            “And you’d like me to be the subject of your project?”
            God yes! This time, I could only nod. I didn’t want him to see how eager I was. And I couldn’t live with myself if I embarrassed myself further.
            I waited with baited breath.
            It seemed everyone in our group waited with baited breath for what the golden god had to say about my brazen request. I soon realized when Luka spoke, everyone listened. The way he pronounced every word precisely yet still spoke so smoothly, like butter on warm toast, captured everyone’s attention. To say he captivated us was an understatement. Something in me certainly wanted to hear him keep speaking. He could read from an accounting textbook in that voice and no one would get bored.
            “I need to know that you’re good,” he finally said.
            Something about his words seemed to hold a different meaning. I must have missed the alcohol in the soda Silvia had given me. Maybe I was drunk and this was all a blackout dream.
            “What are you saying?” Yana faced Luka all the way now, her petite form all rigid.
            He unleashed a full on megawatt smile my way. I almost had to cover my eye from it. At my side, Silvia gasped. Her long nails dug into my arm. Like staring at the sun, I couldn’t take my gaze away from him no matter how bad it was for me.
            “We’re about to perform. I want you to take several pictures then send them to Yana. If she approves, we’ll see about your request.”
            Then, like smoke, he disappeared into the crowd.
 


My Review for "The Iron Knight" book 4

The Iron Knight (The Iron Fey, #4)The Iron Knight by Julie Kagawa

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


I read this series in 2 weeks and feel in love with it. The Iron Knight is the 4th book from the series, and is full of adventures, and mixed emotions. The cover is amazing like all the other once, but the content at some point it was a bit confusing, that is why i give only 4 stars.
The book is amazing don't get me wrong but i felt at some point that i would go crazy, did not know what is dream and what is reality (felt like i was reading Inception ) but that is only a few pages. Also love what Julie Kagawa gave a small hint at what is actually happen and then takes you on a pat that makes you forget about them and think that now every evil is defeat it, until you reach chapters after to the point where you will remember the hint and realize what happen (is like she used one of the forgot fey to make us forget that memory). It has parts in the book that will make you really cry (and i don't cry easy).
However after so much loss and sorrow finally Ash gets what he actually wants (even after he finds out that his first love might not be death after and talks to her, he stills chooses Meghan) and that Puck helped him with it. Love the ending , of course we expect something like that but the way the author describes it is so different then what i Imagine Meghan and Ash reunion after so long (is so funny but full of love).



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My Review fpr "The Iron Queen" book 3

The Iron Queen (The Iron Fey, #3)The Iron Queen by Julie Kagawa

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


The Iron Queen is the 3rd book from the "The Iron Fey" series, love the cover and thatch why i give again another 5 stars to this series.
Unfortunately i have a hard time making a review for this book without reviling almost everything. The book is full of crazy adventures, but in the beginning is more like lay low and making plans how they can take the sector of seasons back in to the Winter Queen so they can stop the war that is about to arm between summer and winter. Where Meghan is hidden she finds out that another relative has been kidnapped by the faery years ago and that the person does not remember her because has been in their world for to long. Also because she misses Ash she allows his enemy to kiss her and admits she has feeling for him ( i knew he loves her but i though she considers him like a brother... wow i was wrong). Their plan fails because they realize the person that is helping the Iron Fey to guard it is Ash and that he acts like a "robot" that has his switch to kill Meghan but his eyes say completely different.
After fitting for so long to save Ash from what was controlling him, when they come home and stop the war they get banish/exiled to the mortal world, but it only lasts for a few weeks because they need their help to kill the fake Iron King. Amazingly winter and summer fight side by side but that is not enough until someone from this courts sacrifice their life to save everyone and defeat the iron king once and for ever. Ash and Puck will be devastated but their are forced to not help her (she will be the one making them promise to let her do what she needs to do).



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My Review for "The Iron Daugther" book 2

The Iron Daughter (The Iron Fey, #2)The Iron Daughter by Julie Kagawa

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


i think is an amazing book i want tho read it
* Updating 2013 *
Finally i got my hands on the book and can tell you that is exactly what everyone is saying, is just amazing (in my opinion better then the first book). Love the cover is exactly how i imagine Meghan in the Winter Selle court so that it is why i am giving a 5 out of 5 starts for the cover and the content.
The Iron Daughter is the 2nd book from "The Iron Fey " series and is about Meghan's "paying" her side of the "contract" that she made with Ash if he helped her rescuing her brother. Unfortunately the Winter Queen and her second son make Ash do something that will break Meghan's heart. (view spoiler)
What i like the most about this book that it has the right amount of details (not to much not to less), explains what its needed explained and then takes you on the pat of adventure. WARNING you will be living every single word from the book like you are apart of it. At some points you will finds yourself breathing slowing in the same time with the character, just because you are afraid of the same things, feel the same things.
Honestly do not know if i would feel in love with a faery just of the way i imagine they are, but for some reason every time Meghan describes or talks about Ash i can not help it to gasp in the same time with her. Also be careful you will cry at some point in the book (maybe good , maybe bad...read it and you will find out).
Just want to tell everyone i receive 100 of books (print and e-books) for review and i turn lots of them down or just skim through them and make a brief review, so believe me when i say that a book is worth reading (i am a very picky reader ).



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My Review for "The Iron King" 1st book from the Iron Frey series

The Iron King (The Iron Fey, #1)The Iron King by Julie Kagawa

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


Firstly i want to say i love Julie Kagawa books, because she writes every book (even if it is a series ) to be able to stop to one, not confusing and makes small connections to the previous one. The Iron King is the first book from the Iron Frey series (i have read the 7 book first ). Giving the book a 4 for the content and a 5 for the cover just amazing.
This serie is for everyone that loves fantasy, and magic. All the kind of fairies good and bad, taking you on a pat of adventure seeing everything that happens like you are apart of the book (apart of a movie, so vivid).
Normal teenage girl finds out that she is half fairy and half human, while she was trying to do anything humanly possible to find her 6 years old brother that was kidnapped in this magic world that she only heard about it in story before bed time. Megan found herself making deals and working with the Frey that tried to kill her more then ones. Also while adventuring in this crazy mission of saving her brother, she gets her best friend (that turns out to be a very important Frey ) fighting between life and death.
Love the turn of events in this book, lots of adventures and maybe some romance with the person you least expect. Great book for everyone who loves to read any kind of magical and fantasy book.




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