27 avril 2014

The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer, Michelle Hodkin

Résumé : Mara Dyer doesn’t think life can get any stranger than waking up in a hospital with no memory of how she got there. It can. She believes there must be more to the accident she can’t remember that killed her friends and left her mysteriously unharmed. There is. She doesn’t believe that after everything she’s been through, she can fall in love. She’s wrong. After Mara survives the traumatizing accident at the old asylum, it makes sense that she has issues. She lost her best friend, her boyfriend, and her boyfriend’s... [Lire la suite]

01 mars 2014

The Testing #1 , Joelle Charbonneau

  Résumé : Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. Isn’t that what they say?  But how close is too close when they may be one in the same?    The Seven Stages War left much of the planet a charred wasteland. The future belongs to the next generation’s chosen few who must rebuild it.  But to enter this elite group, candidates must first pass The Testing—their one chance at a college education and a rewarding career. Cia Vale is honored to be chosen as a Testing candidate; eager to prove... [Lire la suite]
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09 décembre 2013

Divergent#3 : Allegiant, Veronica Roth

Résumé : The faction-based society that Tris Prior once believed in is shattered—fractured by violence and power struggles and scarred by loss and betrayal. So when offered a chance to explore the world past the limits she’s known, Tris is ready. Perhaps beyond the fence, she and Tobias will find a simple new life together, free from complicated lies, tangled loyalties, and painful memories.  But Tris’s new reality is even more alarming than the one she left behind. Old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless.... [Lire la suite]
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28 septembre 2013

Rise, Andrea Cremer

Dur dur d'écrire cette chronique sans spoiler, mais promis j'ai fait des efforts et vous pouvez lire sans craintes. ;) Résumé : Everything Conatus stands for is at risk. Hoping to gather enough resistance to save their order, Ember and Barrow attempt a desperate escape. But fate offers little mercy. When their mission is exposed, the couple face relentless pursuit by the supernatural horrors that act on the commands of Eira's ally: the mysterious Bosque Mar. A shocking revelation forces Ember out of hiding, sending her back... [Lire la suite]
04 septembre 2013

Rift, Andrea Cremer

Résumé : Chronicling the rise of the Keepers, this is the stunning prequel to Andrea Cremer's internationally bestselling Nightshade trilogy! Sixteen-year-old Ember Morrow is promised to a group called Conatus after one of their healers saves her mother's life. Once she arrives, Ember finds joy in wielding swords, learning magic, and fighting the encroaching darkness loose in the world. She also finds herself falling in love with her mentor, the dashing, brooding, and powerful Barrow Hess. When the knights realize Eira, one of... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2012

Hush Hush #4 : Finale, Becca Fitzpatrick

Désolée pour le retard de ma critique. Résumé : En tombant amoureuse de Patch, un ange déchu, Nora a dit adieu à une vie ordinaire. Pourtant, elle ne s'attendait pas à se retrouver à la tête d'une armée de néphilims, les ennemis jurés de celui qu'elle aime. Alors que leur histoire d'amour est plus dangereuse que jamais, Nora se retrouve face à un choix impossible : prendre le commandement des néphilims et déclarer la guerre à Patch ou refuser le combat et condamner à mort sa famille et ses amis. (Source : Booknode) Mon... [Lire la suite]
26 avril 2012

Bloodrose, Andrea Cremer

Je fais cette critique après avoir lu ce livre en VO.  Résumé : Calla has always welcomed war. But now that the final battle is upon her, there's more at stake than fighting. There's saving Ren, even if it incurs Shay's wrath. There's keeping Ansel safe, even if he's been branded a traitor. There's proving herself as the pack's alpha, facing unnamable horrors, and ridding the world of the Keepers' magic once and for all. And then there's deciding what to do when the war ends. If Calla makes it out alive, that is. In this... [Lire la suite]