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The Best Canadian Animal Stories fWhy are you doing this What do you wantWe already told you We want one A haunted houseA haunted pastWhich one is dangerousLogically it s a 4 but my heart gives it a 5 And honestly after a little distancerom it it s 4 My heart still unashamedly loves it but logically it has to be a 4Anyway on to the part of my review where I do than dither over numbers Or at least attempt to do The Haunted is my irst Danielle Vega I ve heard mixed reviews over her series The Merciless The torture porn comparisons make me hesitant but I did enjoy this one so I don t want to cross it off the TBR just yet We shall see The Haunted is the story of Hendricks Becker O Malley the new kid in town Her parents are house
flippers and they ve decided to lip a and they ve decided to lip a notorious The Commemerative fixer upper Oh and live there at the same time A house riddled with rumors of death ghosts and horrors Should be a pretty simplelip rightLet s talk the good stuff The Magnesium Factor first great pacing snappy writing and realistic teenagersor the most part Yeah I can think of about ten thousand places I d rather be than that hellholeWow a kid who dresses all in black and hates school Original When when I say realistic teenagers I mean an awareness of teenage stereotypes that both ollows the rules and bends them Hendricks makes riends pretty The Undrowned Child fast and they re a self aware mix of high school cliches the cheerleader with an artistic side the jock with a heart of gold the well meaning but tactless ueen beeSo who is Hendricks How do youind identity when you aren t the girlfriend anyTalking plot the story grabs you right away the prologue is creepy and oh so relatable The Summer House for any soft hearted animal lover A mewing trapped kitten I would have gone into the basement too I once literally wedged my body into a crevice to rescue a scared kitten It worked name is Oliver and after a much needed bath heound his orever homeSo Oliver and after much needed bath he ound his The Yankee Club forever homeSo an admittedly suishy marshmallow when it comes to to horror novels and animals I automatically cringe if there s a vulnerable animal on the page Soor ellow softies like me there is very very mild animal violence BTW there is a Veronica Mars reference in here and it made me smileThe scary parts of the story didn t break any new ground Inexplicable noises apparitions bloody writing on the walls if you re a horror junkie like me you ve read it before But lack of innovation doesn t always eual a bad story Much like it embraces teenage cliches the story has un with the horror elements It s not new but it brings the creepsLet s talk about what didn t work The Catholic Home: Celebrations and Traditions for Holidays, Feast Days, and Every Day for meI wasn t swooning over the love elements some of the stuff going on in the background was sweet like Portia s crush she s aching to turn into and Connor just being a genuinely good dude with an open heart And Hendricks pastelt very authenticBut the Eddie thingAnd there were definite insta love vibes And they play a good sized part in the story particularly in the last 13And speaking of the ending I ll keep it mostly spoiler Green Metropolis: The Extraordinary Landscapes of New York City as Nature, History, and Design free Like these are barely spoilers but I m going to tag it anyway Just in case view spoilerI absolutelyeel like the The Magic Cake Shop friends Portia Raven and Connor should have played a prominent part in theinal scenes Also I wish Eddie s mother had been used hide spoiler She looked away rom the tub or a raction of a second and when she looked back there was a boy standing in the tub watching her with wide black eyes her razor clutched in one hand He tilted his head his upper lip twitchingDanielle Vega always knows how to make me uncomfortable while reading her books and I love it This one is no different than the others it creeped me out in the best way possible Some scenes were just your typical YA novel being a YA novel until it takes a dark turn and it is reaky And true to her gothic self that end will leave your mind in a whirl Hendricks is getting a Beauty is a Verb: The New Poetry of Disability fresh start in a new town Her dark past haunts andollows her as they move into a house with uite the reputation Her chance of laying low goes down the drainShe soon The Curious World of Wine: Facts, Legends, and Lore About the Drink We Love So Much finds out that the house comes with some deeper and darker secrets that should have stayed buried Now they are brought to light after they moved in Strange happenings keep occurring and no. From Danielle Vega YA’s answer to Stephen King comes a new paranormal novel about darkamily secrets deep seated vengeance and the horrifying truth that evil often lurks in the unlikeliest of placesHendricks Becker O’Malley is new in town and she’s bringing baggage with her With a dark and wild past Hendricks doesn’t think the sma.
Danielle Vega Ó 8 Read & DownloadEven if you haven t I guess you know that she LOVES to reak her readers the The Mother Zone f out with demented scenes brought to life by truly evil yet charismatic characters So naturally when I saw THIS little gem I knew I had to have it I like the next darkness seducer and lover of loners and creepers have an affinityor spiking my anxiety levels to ghastly rates so I can never The Void feel safe again But can I say The Haunted was on the same level of creepiness and horror The Merciless is on Did it make my skin crawl Make my stomach twist into knots Did Ieel as if I could never close my eyes again The Poke Cookbook: The Freshest Way to Eat Fish forear that I d be transported into Steel House and orever haunted by sadistic ghosts and a cat that goes mew Mew MEW NoBut it was good If there s one way to get me hooked into a book it s to introduce a protagonist with a trauma that is kept hidden until halfway into the book What happened with her ex boyfriend Did he dump her Did he Carrie y her with a bucket of blood at prom Did he ASSAULT her Well I m obviously not giving those precious little details up But that is definitely what spiked my curiosity and got me hooked The book as a whole however is a little lacking Don t get me wrong It was enjoyable an easyuick read and definitely had the spooky vibes I was looking The Somme: Heroism and Horror in the First World War for But there s nothing that really sets it apartrom EVERY OTHER haunted house tale It Sicilian Lives felt a bit rushed especially near the end and I wish the author would have made the book longer so the suspense and horror could REALLY build up Though the ending was rushed I am lefteeling pleasantly annoyed with the author Danielle Vega really likes to build me up and then set my heart on Tattoo a Banana: And Other Ways to Turn Anything and Everything Into Art fire Atirst I thought oh just a little gasoline on my aching heart No problem it ll be doused later But then I got to the end where instead of putting out the Alice Oliver fire on my heart SHE ADDED MORE GASOLINE Le SighThe characters are well developed the plot and history surrounding the house was molded well and the book doesn t get boring at all BUT By the end I am lefteeling Like Some Things Weren T Cleared Up As Much As some things weren t cleared up as much as would have liked I wanted insight into the aftermath What happened with Hendricks s The Protestant Temperament friends outside What happened with popular smiley guy What did her parents say Due to these little things not being addressed I can see why other readers are miffed about the ending Instead of the book gradually wrapping up it just smacked us across theace with an ending and said bye That said the book is good I d recommend it I d probably even read it again It s definitely That's So '90s Pop!: A Fill-In Activity Book for the reader that doesn t read a lot of horror because it is only MILDLY SCARY If you want to dip your toes into the scary stories world definitely start with this You can t go wrong Final buddy read of the year sis Well technically maybe not Maybe 2018 will be a doll and stretch itself out a wee bit so we can sueeze one readWhichever happy reading and happy closing of buddy readsor 2018 I had hoped to like this book than I ended up liking it One of the reasons or this was that it is classified as a horror story but it elt like a contemporary with spooky vibes One of my biggest problems with the story was that the main character
experienced unexplainable and unsettling happenings her new home day 1 But instead of telling her parents or her new The Best American Crime Writing friends she keeps her experiences all bottled up Her justification behind this choiceell The Internet of Us: Knowing More and Understanding Less in the Age of Big Data flat She thought her parents would think she was crazy and send her to a therapist Also there was a big aura of mystery behind Hendricks relationship with her boyfriend and why heramily decided to uproot themselves in the middle of the school year and move out of state or her sake This was continually referred to throughout the story in passing but without any hints of substance and it was kind of irritatingI will say that this story had continual moments of creepiness something I was looking or inLock Every Door but never managed to Tempting Eden feelully satisfied about This was a heavily plot driven story but there were little moments throughout the story that were never adeuately answered and were left unresolved It is Talking to Dragons (Enchanted Forest Chronicles, for this reason that I am not assigning this book a higher ratin. Nted Hendricks doesn’t believe it Until she’sorced to Blood curdling screams erupt Talking to Dragons from the basement her little brother wakes up covered in scratches and something or someone pushes her dad down the stairs With helprom the mysterious boy next door Hendricks makes it her mission to take down the ghosts if they don’t take her Three Times the Love first. W it s time toigure out why With the help of the creepy next door neighbor they hunt down what is the creepy next door neighbor they hunt down what is the brutal hauntings in that house Sometimes it s better to let the past die Danielle Vega sure knows how to give Stephen King a run or his money This was bizarre extremely creepyHENDRICKS EXPERIENCED UNEXPLAINABLE AND UNSETTLING HAPPENINGS
and I loved it It certainly brought back some memories of when I lived in a haunted house This isI loved it It certainly brought back some memories of when I lived in a haunted house This is ast paced story that will make your blood run cold It s worth the constant The Bride of Willow Creek feel of eyes on you Just a short sneak peak but we learn a lot the story off and runningThis is what I know soar A GREAT INVESTMENT, THE family ofour relocate rom Philadelphia to a small town population 12482 of Drearford New York one and a half hours north of Manhattan and our hours The Lively Art of Writing from Philadelphia and its a dreary 22 degrees a nasty kind of cold worse than that in PhillyThe parentslip houses or a living but that s not the reason or the move this time around Something bad happened involving teen daughter Hendricks that caused her to spend considerable time hidden in the closet thus a resh start was in orderSothe attractive newbie is welcomed at school and all seems well until her new residence the haunted Steele House is mentioned Her house has a name A dark history YA s answer to Stephen King That s a airly lofty statement but I ll bitePlus my 80s loving heart The Glass Ocean feels the vibe of this coverLet s do this Really good story totally better than some of the last in The Merciless series RTC On to the next in the pile Edit The review I m rating this alongside OTHER WORKS of this author s in the past If I do so then this is a solidour The consistency was much better and so was the story and the ratio of someone getting hurt to real life eh pain ratio Those that have read will understand Example someone getting their head beaten in and shoulder broken and getting up and walking off like it was nothing going home and showering and throwing their clothes in the wash WTH Yeah I was uestioning some things what kind of razor does that girl use and are her parents ever around and a ew other things I was telling myself that if my teenager or niece ever acts like this they are in serious deep dog dood Anyway the story and the somewhat Shakespearean tragedy in the end are a nice spin It s not bad and I liked it Vega is getting better Disclaimer I received this ARC courtesy of a giveaway rom Bookish First I am grateful or the opportunity to review an ARC or my readers but this will not influence my The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness final rating All opinions expressed in this review are my own and based solely on the book Well um I wanted I m afraid I really don t know what to say becauseor me this story was pretty orgettable The author introduces the main character as someone who once waged a war against cliches which is kind of strange since the entire book was one giant cliche I didn t mind the author s "writing style but I didn t care or the story itself especially the "style but I didn t care Zero to Five: 70 Essential Parenting Tips Based on Science (and What I've Learned So Far) for the story itself especially the Also there was a violent event involving a toddler I assume the author was merely trying to shock and scare the reader but it doesn t scare me it just sickens me Disclaimer This book was sent to me by the publisher Razorbill Penguin Random House via Goodreads Giveawayor an honest review Opinion Grab your salt and sage kidsThere s a haunting in our midst After a traumatic experience involving her ex boyfriend Hendricks and her Serenity Role Playing Game family have just movedrom Philadelphia to a small town in New York in the hopes of starting Save the Cupcake! fresh But with a new school and newriends comes uestions about her past and Hendricks isn t uite ready to share what happened in Philly As she tries to Tressed to Kill (Southern Beauty Shop, fit into the small town atmosphere Hendricks learns the history of the house her parents purchased toix up and Tressed to Kill flip Steel House is haunted a little girl was murdered there aew years ago and rumors say that it was the brother that did it But when Hendricks starts to hear male voices in the house and things start moving on their own she wonders if the rumors are true That Steel house is haunted and that it wants revenge You ll know Danielle Vega rom her hugely popular series called The MercilessIf you don twell What are you even doingIf you have read the series or. Ll town her parents moved her to has much to offer her in terms of excitement She plans on laying low but when she’s suddenly welcomed into the popular crowd at school things don’t go as expected Hendricks learns rom her new The Dancer Who Flew: A Memoir of Rudolf Nureyev friends that theixer upper her parents are so excited about is notorious in town Local legend says it’s hau. .