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Is your child hiding their giftedness to fit in with a non-gifted group of age-mates? Gina on August 4, at pm. Jade Rivera on August 5, at pm. Noelle on August 5, at pm. Jade Rivera on August 7, at pm. Besides being solidly built and not overstuffed at 16 tracks long, The Gifted is the fascinating sound of the life of the party growing up, and that's as in "in the process," because there are still plenty of club bangers, strip-club jams, and irresponsible moments, and all of them are welcome.
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Morgan wanted something different so she found a school that has dorms in Manchester. So far everything is going great she has I received this book for an honest review So far everything is going great she has meet new friends and even a guy!
Nolan is a great guy that is cute, smart and never pushes Morgan to do something she doesn't want to do. Then a new guy Chase come into town Morgan has a pull to him but she doesn't know if it is a good or bad thing, till one day he asks about her gifts This is truly an amazing story of someone that feels that they are alone in life and has no one to turn to She soon finds her bearings at school but struggles with nightmares, her unexplainable gift to change her hair and some odd seizure she cannot put into context.
Just as she starts dating one boy another appears who seems to know about her abilities. This book is teenage literature at a very skilled level.
It read "Gifted" by Jenny Phillips is a well written young adult story about a girl with supernatural talents who after the loss of her parents starts life at Manchester Academy Boarding School.
It reads easily and introduces the characters and their thoughts in a well paced and empathetic way. The confusion that our heroine feels about everything that she learns is very convincing and so is her emotional turmoil about which boy to trust and chose.
There are a few scary moments in this book - her nightmares mainly but the way in which the supernatural powers are introduced seem perfectly appropriate for younger readers. I cared a lot for the characters and wanted the story to continue. The relationships she forms all become important parts of the story, giving it depth, though I feel sorry for Nolan.
There are so many twists and turns to this story, esp. I received an e-copy of the book in exchange for an honest review. This is indeed the case for Gifted. Jenny's writing style is lovely, the plot is good and the cliffhanger is awesome. I recommend this for any reader who loves YA. First of all the book was pretty damn great. However, it starts off very confusing and slow.
When it does speed up, there is a general sadness. It was well written and I felt a huge emotional connection with the characters. I was heartbroken at the end when Chase left her. It was kind of a haunting type novel. I will definitely be reading the second installment. What is up with this reoccurring plot twist. The last two books have done this to me. Presented me with a swoon worthy man, that captures your heart, only to leave it broken. It gives the book dynamic and makes you want to read on, the only problem is i have to wait for the next book to come out to mend my heart.
Great book though! Slow to start. The pace then was good and kept me interested. I would of liked a little more background with the gifts and the who, what, where, why and how. I'll most likely pick up book 2 and see how that goes. The ending, man. There were some aspects I didn't like, but overall I really liked it. And yes, I will read the next one when I get the chance.
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