From a dazzlingly talented young writer, a haunting and original supernatural romance in the vein of TWILIGHT.For years, Grace has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house. One yellow-eyed wolf--her wolf--is a chilling presence she can't seem to live without. Meanwhile, Sam has lived two... show more
From a dazzlingly talented young writer, a haunting and original supernatural romance in the vein of TWILIGHT.For years, Grace has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house. One yellow-eyed wolf--her wolf--is a chilling presence she can't seem to live without. Meanwhile, Sam has lived two lives: In winter, the frozen woods, the protection of the pack, and the silent company of a fearless girl. In summer, a few precious months of being human . . . until the cold makes him shift back again.Now, Grace meets a yellow-eyed boy whose familiarity takes her breath away. It's her wolf. It has to be. But as winter nears, Sam must fight to stay human--or risk losing himself, and Grace, forever.
Publish date: August 1st 2009
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Pages no: 390
Edition language: English
Series: The Wolves of Mercy Falls (#1)
by Maggie Stiefvater This is a YA story but very well written so I didn't feel like I was reading children's literature, as is often my problem with YA. Grace has a fascination with the wolves around her rural home, but when she is dragged off her swing and attacked by the pack, she makes a conn...
Genre: Paranormal Romance / Fantasy Year Published: 2009 Number of Pages: 392 pages Date Read: 11/14/2010 Publisher: Scholastic Press Series: The Wolves of Mercy Falls #1 Oh man! I really wanted to give this book six stars instead of five stars because this book is just so brilliantly wri...
So we read Shiver in the book club last month and I really wanted to enjoy it, but at the end I was left feeling meh. I had a hard time connecting with Sam which prevented me from really investing in his relationship with Grace. The last few chapters seem clumsy and felt like the author was reach...
Ich erinnere mich, wie ich im Schnee lag, ein kleines, warmes Bündel, das langsam kälter wurde. Titel: Nach den Sommer Autor: Maggie Stiefvater Seiten:424 Buchart : Fantasy Verlag:script 5 Bestellcode: 978-3-8390-0108-0 Erhältlich ab : 2010 Kosten : €19,90 Alter: ab 16 Jahren Genre:Fant...
Shiver is a book that I didn't really pay much attention to when it first came out. At the time, I was still very much on the Twilight bandwagon, and the comparisons between Twilight and Shiver made me weary. And then, when I was over my Twilight phase, I couldn't really see myself getting into a si...