Saturday, December 11, 2010

Library Loot (77) & a review copy

Library

Star Trek: TNG - Nightshade by Laurell K Hamilton
Captain Picard and the USS "Enterprise" are sent to help negotiate a settlement of the civil war on the dying planet Oriana, although there are some who would rather continue the conflict. But Picard is accused of murder, and Worf and Troi must prevent disaster before time runs out for everyone.

The Fallen 1 (The Fallen and Leviathan) by Thomas E Sniegoski
On his eighteenth birthday, Aaron begins to hear strange voices and is convinced he is going insane. But having moved from foster home to foster home, Aaron doesn't know whom he can trust. He wants to confide in the cute girl from class, but fears she'll confirm he's crazy.

Then a mysterious man begins following Aaron. He knows about Aaron's troubled past and his new powers. And he has a message for Aaron: As the son of a mortal and an angel, Aaron has been chosen to redeem the Fallen.

Aaron tries to dismiss the news and resists his supernatural abilities. But he must accept his newfound heritage -- and quickly. For the dark powers are gaining strength, and are hell-bent on destroying him....


The Medusa Project: Hostage
by Sophie McKenzie
Fourteen years ago, four babies were implanted with the Medusa gene - a gene for psychic abilities. Now teenagers, Nico, Ketty, Ed and Dylan have been brought together by government agents to create a secret crime-fighting force - The Medusa Project. But now Ketty's brother Lex has stumbled into a dangerous game involving his boss and a hidden bomb. It's up to Ketty to save him without letting on what she knows to the rest of the team. But can she control her psychic visions, and her feelings for Nico, without getting the team's cover - and herself - blown sky high?

The Medusa Project: Rescue by Sophie McKenzie
Fourteen years ago, four babies were implanted with the Medusa gene - a gene for psychic abilities. Now teenagers, Nico, Ketty, Ed and Dylan have been brought together by government agents to create a secret crime-fighting force: The Medusa Project. Since their existence became known to members of the criminal underworld, they have been hidden away in a secluded training camp in Spain, where their identities are being kept secret. Life in camp is hard enough, but then things take a turn for the worse. Ed is blackmailed into using his mind-reading powers - and in doing so he threatens to endanger the whole Medusa Project...

Review


The Medusa Project: Hunted by Sophie McKenzie (6 Jan 2011, Simon & Schuster UK)
Dylan, the daughter of the scientist who created the Medusa gene for psychic powers, has never felt she really fits into the crime-fighting Medusa Project. But then she makes a discovery about her father's death which changes everything. As she and the other Medusa teens search for the truth, Dylan meets Harry - a boy who seems to know more about Dylan's past than she does. But can Dylan trust him? While Dylan searches for the mysterious legacy that her father has left her from beyond the grave, her dad's killer closes in. But just how far is the murderer prepared to go to keep Dylan from finding out the truth?

10 comments:

  1. I'm SO jealous you have Hunted Karen!!! Really want to read that!! Enjoy ;)

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  2. Hope you enjoy the Medusa books! :)

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  3. Happy reading!

    If you want to know what I got in my mailbox this week, check out my blog here-

    http://themodpodgebookshelf.blogspot.com/
    Merry Christmas!
    Gabrielle Carolina

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  4. You've got some great books! Happy reading :)
    Check out what's In My Mailbox

    Mia @GrippedintoBooks

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  5. Enjoy Fallen! I've heard mixed reviews so I've put off trying it for the time being. I hope it's a good read after all!

    Have a look what I got this week! Happy reading!

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  6. I hope that you enjoy your books.Check out what I gotIn My Mailbox.

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  7. Hope you enjoy all of those!

    Happy Reading,
    Zakiya - My IMM is here

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  8. Great books this week. Drop by Clandestine Sanctuary to find out what I got this week.

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  9. I've never seen those Medusa Project books before, they look interesting.
    My IMM is here: The Book Bundle
    ~Ailsa

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