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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #20 on: January 08, 2010, 03:03:19 PM »
ive read the forest of hands and teeth but i didnt like it that much, i was a bit disappointed, i guess i just dont prefer those kind of stories..

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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #21 on: January 09, 2010, 07:10:41 PM »
puro vampires pa lang ang nababasa ko na YA, except for privileged by zoey mead. the tv show privileged was based on this stand-alone book. ok naman.

Hi sis, i searched zoey mead, puro joey mead ang lumalabas...then after further search ZOEY DEAN pala ang author ng How to Teach Filthy Rich Girls (where PRIVILEGED was based). :)  Would love to read that book.

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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #22 on: January 09, 2010, 09:29:57 PM »
^ haha. thanks for the correction. zoey dean pala.

i have her other stand-alone book - hollywood is like high school with money - but i haven't read it yet.

yung A-list series niya di ko na siguro papatulan. parang gossip girl pero sa hollywood naman.

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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #23 on: January 17, 2010, 12:44:29 AM »
Just finished the last book on Percy Jackson and the Olympian series. The Last Olympian is AMAZING! Super recommended! Read the whole series, you won't regret it. Percy is a GREAT hero, in the league of Harry Potter!
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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #24 on: January 19, 2010, 08:07:41 PM »
I also love YA books. I'd check out your recos. For me,  I love Sarah Dessen's work. Also Brandon Mull's Fablehaven series.

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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #25 on: January 31, 2010, 07:49:06 PM »
I vote for Percy Jackson and the Olympians. Im now reading Book 5, the last Olympian......very nice!!!

It's been awhile since I visited this thread. Kala ko ako lang na-addict sa Percy and the Olympians...hehe

More suggestions please..

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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #26 on: February 01, 2010, 12:00:06 PM »
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #27 on: February 08, 2010, 11:03:41 AM »
I'm into the 3rd book The Secret of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel.
the first is the Alchemyst, Magician and Sorceress...
Not sure if its falls on the YA, but its a good read...


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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #28 on: February 10, 2010, 08:03:51 AM »
Wow! Thanks for making this thread sis gnela! It's only now that I am starting to read again since I got here  ;D And I now have a library card! So excited to get started on your book recos. Keep em coming girls!  ;)
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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #29 on: February 10, 2010, 02:09:00 PM »
Wow! Thanks for making this thread sis gnela! It's only now that I am starting to read again since I got here  ;D And I now have a library card! So excited to get started on your book recos. Keep em coming girls!  ;)
Welcome back mom_wanwan! Yey for the US public libraries!
« Last Edit: March 03, 2010, 05:12:13 AM by gnela_21 »
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« Reply #30 on: February 11, 2010, 08:53:45 AM »
^kaingit kayo sis, sana magkaroon din dito sa Pinas ng ganyang libraries..

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« Reply #31 on: February 11, 2010, 09:01:59 AM »
^totoo, sana nga pinaglalaanan nila ng pera yung mga libraries sa'tin. Sana ini-encourage ang pagbabasa. Hindi kinukurakot lang. >:( Dito, ikaw na susuko sa dami ng books and options na pwede hiramin. Hehe.
« Last Edit: March 03, 2010, 05:12:29 AM by gnela_21 »
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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #32 on: February 11, 2010, 09:02:53 AM »
^^ thanks sis gnela! it took me an hour to choose, and sa YA lang ako nag-linger sa lagay na yan...my first reads from the library: The Hunger Games and Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins  :)
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« Reply #33 on: February 11, 2010, 11:28:36 PM »
^^ thanks sis gnela! it took me an hour to choose, and sa YA lang ako nag-linger sa lagay na yan...my first reads from the library: The Hunger Games and Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins  :)
Let me know how it is, I'll read them after the Mortal Instruments series. :) Thanks!
« Last Edit: March 03, 2010, 05:12:56 AM by gnela_21 »
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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #34 on: March 03, 2010, 12:09:55 PM »
currently  reading city of bones (mortal instruments #1) and i'm liking it so far.

before that, i read the luxe (luxe #1). tama yung description nila na parang gossip girl in the 1800's. kulang sa kilig pero hindi naman kasing dragging ng vampire diaries.

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« Reply #35 on: March 03, 2010, 12:18:06 PM »
^im planning to read the luxe series next after the hunger games..

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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #36 on: March 04, 2010, 03:17:51 AM »
currently  reading city of bones (mortal instruments #1) and i'm liking it so far.
I do too! I'm on the 2nd book, City of Ashes. :) Who would have thought magkapatid pala sila no?  :o
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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #37 on: March 04, 2010, 09:17:36 AM »
^ gah. di pa ako umaabot dyan. wala pa akong half sa city of bones.

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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #38 on: March 04, 2010, 11:35:53 AM »
^ gah. di pa ako umaabot dyan. wala pa akong half sa city of bones.
BIG whoops. sorry sis. I thought tapos ka na. should have put up a spoiler alert. ;D
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Re: Young Adult Recommendations...
« Reply #39 on: March 15, 2010, 11:58:03 AM »
^ almost done with the book. ayaw kong magkapatid sila! di ako natuwa don.  ???

pero gusto ko yung kwento.

 

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