Friday, September 14, 2012

Feature and Follow 9/14


Gain New Blog Followers

This is a weekly blog hop hosted by the wonderful Parajunkee and Alison Can Read. Today's question is:

What hyped up book do you think was not worth all the talk?


I'd have to say Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin #1) by R.L. LaFevers. I've tried reading that book 3 times and just couldn't finish it. The writing is good but the details are just too much. I'll probably finish it someday when I have nothing left to read.
Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, #1)
The covers are cool though.

What about you?

19 comments:

  1. I have this book, though yet to read it. And yep, the covers are always inviting!
    My post - FF #1

    Aditi

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  2. Three times? Ugh! I hate when no matter how hard I try, I just can't get into a book!!

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  3. I did really enjoy this one, but I do agree that sometimes the details slowed things way down.

    Here's Mine @ Pinkindle Reads & Reviews

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  4. Hi Shane :) thanks for stopping by my FF post earlier. You left me the link to concise bookreviews, though, and not your own...

    I haven't read this book yet, but I just might one day.

    Have a fantastic weekend.

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  5. I haven't read this book yet, I thought it was something like Poison Study. Isn't it?
    New Follower :)
    My FF

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  6. I haven't seen this book before, but I'm going to check it out and see what it's about :D New follower

    Read my post at: http://projectreadandreview.blogspot.co.uk/2012/09/follow-friday-13.html

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  7. New follower!

    The book was okay for me, but it wasn't as original as I would have liked.

    http://carabosseslibrary.blogspot.com/2012/09/follow-friday_14.html

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  8. Yeah I heard bad things about this one despite the hype. And it didn't really get onto my radar so I ignored it. Awesome cover though!

    Here's my Follow Friday

    Have a GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

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  9. Ohhh, I have Grave Mercy, but haven't gotten around to it for the reasons you mentioned.
    Thanks for sharing!

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  10. Never really been interested in reading this one. It just never appealed to me.

    New GFC follower. You can check out my post here!

    http://www.wholly-books.com/2012/09/feature-follow-1.html

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  11. Ehem... I actually never heard of this one before, am I the only one? ;) But I love the cover. Thanks for sharing this with us Shane :) Happy Friday <3

    xoxo,Mariam
    Book-A-Holic

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  12. I heard such good things about this one, but haven't read it. At least now I don't feel I'm missing out so much :)
    Following back on GFC

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  13. Oh, that's a shame! I'm really looking forward to read this one :)

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  14. I agree!! I mean, I did read it, but I didn't think it was spectacular or anything. So many people were raving about it and then I got a widget invite for it and decided I had to read it! It took me days. I think I gave it 3 stars. I liked it, but it totally didn't live up to all the hype.

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  15. Bummer, I had such high hopes for this book. Maybe I will still like it! old follower!

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  16. Glad I wasn't the only one!! It seems like EVERYONE loved it and I couldn't bear to finish it either.

    Here's my answer :)

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  17. Thanks for stopping by! Hope you had a great weekend :)

    Sugar & Snark

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  18. When will you ever have nothing else to read???? Hmmmm.... The cover is terrific though, that's a shame!

    Naomi @ Nomi’s Paranormal Palace

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