Need (Need #1)
Zara collects phobias the way other high school girls collect lipsticks. Little wonder, since she's had a pretty rough life. Her father left when she was a baby, and her stepfather just died. Her mother's pretty much checked out - in fact, Mom's sent her to live with her grandmother in cold and... show more
Zara collects phobias the way other high school girls collect lipsticks. Little wonder, since she's had a pretty rough life. Her father left when she was a baby, and her stepfather just died. Her mother's pretty much checked out - in fact, Mom's sent her to live with her grandmother in cold and sleepy Maine to "keep Zara safe." Whatever that means. Zara doesn't think she's in danger; she thinks her mother just can't deal. Zara's wrong. The man she sees everywhere - the tall creepy guy who points at her from the side of the road - yeh, he's not a figment of her imagination. He's a pixie. And not the cute, sweet kind with little wings. Maine's got a whole assortment of unbelievable creatures, like pixies and were-people. And they seem to need something - something from Zara... Look for the other exciting books in the Need series: Captivate, Entice, and coming next year, Endure!
Publish date: April 1st 2009
Pages no: 238
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Urban Fantasy
, Paranormal Romance
Series: Need (#1)
So my friend actually gave me this book to read and as I never heard of the author I was kind of wondering what her book would be about. It is about the paranormal more in detail the pixies!!! It has been a hot minute since I actually read anything to do with pixies. Now this book was very differe...
This is pretty typical paranormal romance fare -- love triangles, twists the reader has figured out long before the protagonist does, a secret world that exists alongside our own, etc.There's nothing new or original here, despite the fact that the paranormal baddies here are pixies, which get less p...
DNF at 72 pages. So much was awful about this book. So much. Let’s make a short list shall we? I feel like the scenario of Zara’s arrival was plagiarized from Twilight. For instance, Zara is sent to Maine to live with her grandma where it has horrible weather and no sunshine. When Zara arrives she ...
Zara Whie has been sent to stay with her grandmother while she tries to deal with the problems she's having since her step-father died. She finds herself having to use tools to keep herself sane and one of them is to recite phobias. She also has a feeling that she's being stalked. And this feelin...
I had a hard time putting a star rating to this book. There were some parts of this that really wanted to be good, but were ruined by other elements of the book.What I liked:Evil PixiesWerecreaturesParts of it were pretty creepy.The quirky hobby of quoting phobias, by the main character was sort of...