Undeadly (Harlequin Teen)
The day I turned 16, my boyfriend-to-be died. I brought him back to life. Then things got a little weird…Molly Bartolucci wants to blend in, date hottie Rick and keep her zombie-raising abilities on the down-low. Then the god Anubis chooses her to become a reaper—and she accidentally undoes the... show more
The day I turned 16, my boyfriend-to-be died. I brought him back to life. Then things got a little weird…Molly Bartolucci wants to blend in, date hottie Rick and keep her zombie-raising abilities on the down-low. Then the god Anubis chooses her to become a reaper—and she accidentally undoes the work of another reaper, Rath. Within days, she's shipped off to the Nekyia Academy, an elite boarding school that trains the best necromancers in the world. And her personal reaping tutor? Rath.Life at Nekyia has its pluses. Molly has her own personal ghoul, for one. Rick follows her there out of the blue, for another…except, there's something a little off about him. When students at the academy start to die and Rath disappears, Molly starts to wonder if anything is as it seems. Only one thing is certain—Molly's got an undeadly knack for finding trouble….
Publish date: 2012-11-20
Pages no: 272
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Urban Fantasy
"Sometimes, you choose your destiny, sometimes it chooses you, and sometimes...it's a little of both."Undeadly is about a girl named Molly who is a necromancer-in-training. The world Molly lives in is full of people who have "pet" zombies and a world where spirits are the new "illegal" slaves. Eve...
Undeadly is one of those books that when you look back in retrospective makes you wonder: why the hell did I like it? Especially since just a glance at the first sentence reminds me how horrible first person point-of-view narration by Molly was. She used phrases 'like', 'suckitude', 'crap' and other...
DNF at page 63I didn't like the writing or the main character at all. Don't have the will or patience to continue. It has an interesting concept, but the writing really blew it for me.
The GoodThe Egyptian mythology. I loved the idea of taking ancient Egyptian mythology and putting a modern twist on it. I wish there was a stronger focus on it in the book, but the bits and pieces we get here and there are awesome.The alternate history. At the onset of each chapter is a quote from ...
Wow, this book was totally mind boggling, the plot and everything was incredible, that I couldn't bare to put the book down even when real life came in and had me do other things. I definitely recommend this book as it is really an easy but enjoyable read.