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The Watchers

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

59 out of 64 people found this review helpful.

So AMAZING! A MUST READ!

I have no idea how this book isn't know! It was amazing and I am so happy I found it. While it does have angels, which in my opinion can get a little tedious and sometimes outright annoying. This book was far from any angel book I've ever read. While the writing style i...
I have no idea how this book isn't know! It was amazing and I am so happy I found it. While it does have angels, which in my opinion can get a little tedious and sometimes outright annoying. This book was far from any angel book I've ever read. While the writing style is a little underdeveloped in some places the author uses words that most others are to afraid to use and this is what makes her writing stand out.
When I first started the book I was a little nervous, there hadn't been many reviewers and most didn't have much to say. Then the book started and I was blown away at the creativity she used to make a world of watchers, half angels that have a temper and aren't well loved in the angel community, the concept of this book is unique. The characters are likable and HILARIOUS! There were SO many times I laughed out loud from the witty banter between all of them.
Our main character, Clare, is used to life on the run. Unlike most characters these days she well informed on whats going on. Her mother tells her that shes half angel and there is a war going on between two dangerous people and they will recruit her but if she doesn't come willingly they'll kill her. So when she winds up in her moms hometown where her mother left, King's Cross, she's not very happy. Already different from everyone else her appearance wards people away further, as a punk girl most are to afraid to come to close, which is how she likes it. People don't ask questions that way which keeps her safe. Then she meets Daniel, the popular boy that all the girls love and all the boys envy. There first encounter, while hilarious, is not on the best of terms. Daniel is curious about the punk girl that has shown up and beat him where no one else could. This is the making of a witty and hilarious friendship that sparks something deeper.
The secondary characters are great, the action is intense, the romance is heart warming and the plot special. This book has it all and is a must read!

posted by Luna_Maxwell on November 1, 2012

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Most Helpful Critical Review

21 out of 59 people found this review helpful.

No way!

This book is identical to.... THE MORTAL INSURMENTS? I cannnt believe nobody has sued this author....just wow!

posted by Anonymous on January 10, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 10, 2012

    No way!

    This book is identical to.... THE MORTAL INSURMENTS? I cannnt believe nobody has sued this author....just wow!

    21 out of 59 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 11, 2013

    Stole from Twilight

    Trite. It's curios to me how this author took details and story line from the Twilight saga and used them in her book. Twilight was awesome but this book was boring and predictable. Come up with something original. I agree with another reviewer and I'm surprised she hasn't been sued. Go ahead and read this unless you've read Twilight. Then don't waste your time.

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 11, 2013

    Wow

    I haven't even read this, but it does sound good. But who has read the Fallen series by Lauren Kate? This book sounds A LOT like it. Even the guy's name is Daniel! I'l read it anyway.

    1 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 20, 2014

    Can you say twilight?

    I dont know where to start,if you read twilight then dont bother with this..... I dont even know what to call it,but orengal it isnt. If youre going to write write your own story.Get a lawyer Ms. Myers because you have been stolen from.
    This was a cheep read that eas just plan bad.
    Dont waiste time or money on this.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 22, 2014

    Ufu

    Diarea

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 23, 2013

    Seriously

    This is Twilight.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 1, 2013

    Omg.

    This is exactly the same as twilight by Stephinie Meyer. It may be free, but i cant belive Meyer hasnt sued. And this is kinda like.the grey wolve seris with the sarcastic remarks that Jen, And jaque, and Sally make. But those books are a way better read. And like Fallen. The guys name Daneil in bith books and both are about fallen angles. Serious copycat issues

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 14, 2013

    Bad

    Just terrible

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted October 29, 2012

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