17-year-old Lila has two secrets she's prepared to take to the grave. The first is that she can move things just by looking at them. The second is that she's been in love with her brother's best friend, Alex, since forever. After a mugging exposes her unique ability, Lila decides to run to the... show more
17-year-old Lila has two secrets she's prepared to take to the grave. The first is that she can move things just by looking at them. The second is that she's been in love with her brother's best friend, Alex, since forever. After a mugging exposes her unique ability, Lila decides to run to the only people she can trust - her brother and Alex. They live in Southern California where they work for a secret organisation called The Unit, and Lila discovers that the two of them are hunting down the men who murdered her mother five years before. And that they've found them. In a world where nothing and no one is quite as they seem, Lila quickly realises that she is not alone - there are others out there just like her - people with special powers -and her mother's killer is one of them…
Publish date: August 4th 2011
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
Series: Lila (#1)
⭐3 stars⭐"It's Lila- come on, Jack. She might be a little impulsive but that doesn't make her a sociopath."I swivelled my gaze to Jack, trying my best not to look like a sociopath.
I'm intrigued enough to go read the second book straight away. See you on the other side :)
Ok. So...I'm WAY to old for this book series and i realize that it would be unfair of me to give a review beings I am not the intended audience. I'm not even close to being the intended! **In all fairness, although this book is clearly for YA, someone described this book to me as entertainment for A...
Actual Rating: 3.5The first half was too much "Oh Alex, let me aaaaalways stare at you from afar" and the second half was too packed. But still...it was good o_oReview to come, probably tomorrow, if I'm not throwing money away on college textbooks instead =_=
Lila is trying to cope with living in a strange country; dealing with her ability to move things with her mind and coping with teenage stuff. When she's mugged she almost stabs one of her attackers in the eye and she reckons that her secrets aren't safe any more. She runs to her brother and Alex. ...