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I grew up reading books like The Babysitter Club and The Boxcar Kids. Now I read Romance, Young Adult, New Adult, Paranormal, Urban Fantasy, Dystopian and any mixture of these all depending on what my mood is. I love Stephen King, Michael Connolly, JRR Tolkien, CS Lewis, Jane Austen, JK Rowling, Ilona Andrews, Patricia Briggs and many others.


Ultraviolet - R.J. Anderson This hooked me at first. It was gripping and I had a hard time putting it down. I liked the idea behind it and I think it was executed well. I just wish the ending was different. I don't know if I really liked the ending. It did resolve some stuff, but left a few things undone. I like books to be wrapped up. Plus, I'm not sure what to make of the sci-fi part of it. I'll have to do some thinking on that.

What I liked about this was that while there was something going on with Alison, it wasn't what we thought it was. It trips her up, it complicated her story a bit and it made for an intriguing read. I liked this part of the story above all other parts. I like the stories that get truly inside the characters head. And since Alison had such a rare disorder, it made it all the more easy to show that side of her in the book itself.

I'm not sure if this is going to be a stand alone novel or the first in a series. But I think I like the idea of following the series with Alison with her unusual way of seeing things. But well worth the read.