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OMG OMG OMG was my first reaction to seeing that there is a cast listed for the movie adaptation of Fallen.

Now, here's the thing. It wasn't a great book but it was alright. I read it at the same time I read Hush, Hush and Sojourner so bits and pieces of each kinda swirl together, since they are all ‘Angel' YA books. I'm not really sure which one I liked better and I didn't care for the sequel of any of them.

What I do remember about Fallen, other than joking with my mom about starting a drinking game for every time we read the word folded (someone needs to buy that girl a thesaurus) is that it takes place at a juvenile detention center.

To sum up... I did not LOVE this book. I didn't even like the second book but I'm (surprisingly) elated that they have a cast for the movie adaption of this book, even if I'm confused that they seem to have two actors listed for each of the main roles. idek



Aug. 26th, 2011 03:13 am (UTC)
I have to admit, I only read Fallen because I fell in love with the cover...I thought it was ok. Like you, I didn't LOVE it. To me, it was just Twilight with angels.

However, I enjoyed the second book much more - especially since Luce grew into a stronger, more interesting heroine than Bella. I'm also a fan of angel lore, so I appreciated that aspect of the story.

Have you read the third book, or did you dislike the second so strongly that you couldn't bring yourself to pick it up?
Aug. 26th, 2011 03:18 am (UTC)
Actually, I do have the 3rd book on my TBR list but I haven't been in a big hurry to get to it.

I picked up both Fallen and Hush, Hush because of the beautiful covers.

Edited at 2011-08-26 03:20 am (UTC)
Aug. 27th, 2011 03:11 am (UTC)
I thought the third book was pretty interesting, actually. Not the best written piece of literature ever to grace humanity, but I enjoyed it. I won't say why because I don't want to ruin it for you...but if you ever get around to reading it, let me know. I'd love to discuss it!


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