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Saturday, June 25, 2011

Book Review: Strange Angels

Title: Strange Angels
Author: Lili St. Crow
Series: Strange Angels #1
Published: 2009

Dru Anderson has what her grandmother called “the touch.” (Comes in handy when you’re traveling from town to town with your dad, hunting ghosts, suckers, wulfen, and the occasional zombie.)

Then her dad turns up dead—but still walking—and Dru knows she’s next. Even worse, she’s got two guys hungry for her affections, and they’re not about to let the fiercely independent Dru go it alone. Will Dru discover just how special she really is before coming face-to-fang with whatever—or whoever— is hunting her?

My Thoughts:
I've been wanting to read this book for years! So naturally my expectations was super high before I started the book. So, did this story live up to my expectations? Well, no. Strange Angels definitely had the first-book-in-a-series syndrome, with focus on building Dru's world. But I think this series has potential to be great!

Dru was a tough girl, no doubt about it. And I loved that she wasn't all fight and kill, she had a softer more human side, and she wasn't afraid of crying and showing her emotions.

Overall, a decent book with interesting characters. A good start of a series with potential to be great!

Rating: 3.5 of 5

4 kommentarer:

Nina said...

I'm still glad to hear that it's got potential to be great!
I've got the first book here too and I can't wait to start reading it.

YA Book Queen said...

Well, that's great that it has interesting characters and the potential to be amazing! I think I might check this out of my library if they have it,

Thanks for the honest review :)

Lily Child said...

Great review! I've been curious about this series, so I was happy to read your review! :)

Bere said...

I've been curious about this series for a very long time too. I kinda want to read it but then I don't. I'm glad that you reviewed this one. I might end up checking it out. Thanks, Sara! =]