BRBAMW: Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick


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Here is the second edition of Book Reviews by a Movie Watcher!  This week, I will be talking about Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick

For those of you who are new to BRBAMW, I am provided with the cover and summary of a book that I have never previously heard of.  Using this information, I create my own version of the plot and attempt to rate the book.  Let’s get started!

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Review: Hush, Hush


Book ReviewTitle: Hush, Hush

Author: Becca Fitzpatrick

Series: Hush, Hush Series

Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Publish Date: October 13th, 2009

Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal

Romance was not part of Nora Grey’s plan. She’s never been particularly attracted to the boys at her school, no matter how hard her best friend, Vee, pushes them at her. Not until Patch comes along. With his easy smile and eyes that seem to see inside her, Patch draws Nora to him against her better judgment.

But after a series of terrifying encounters, Nora’s not sure whom to trust. Patch seems to be everywhere she is and seems to know more about her than her closest friends. She can’t decide whether she should fall into his arms or run and hide. And when she tries to seek some answers, she finds herself near a truth that is way more unsettling than anything Patch makes her feel.

For she is right in the middle of an ancient battle between the immortal and those that have fallen – and, when it comes to choosing sides, the wrong choice will cost Nora her life.

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Rave-Worthy Recommendations (5)


All of the bookstores near my house have been offering great deals and discounts recently, ranging from buy 3 books get the 4th free to 15% off a single item.  That’s as much of an excuse as I need to stop by for a few books!  If you’re finding yourself in a bit of a post-Christmas lull or are also planning on taking advantage of similar bookstore promotions, hopefully this list can provide you with a few suggestions!

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Discussion: Series I’ve Started…But Never Finished



Over the years, I’ve accumulated quite a few…undesirable bookish quirks.  From convincing myself that reading seven books simultaneously is a good idea to breaking self-imposed book buying bans within a week, I certainly had my fair share of bad habits.  Needless to say, the most jaw-dropping of these habits thus far is my increasingly nonchalant behavior toward completing a series once I’ve started it.  And no, I would not recommend developing a similar habit of your own in any capacity.

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