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Isle of Night

The Watchers

Wolff, Veronica

(Book - 2011)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Isle of Night
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When Annelise meets dark and seductive Ronan, he promises her a new life-if she has the courage to chance the unknown. Now, she's whisked away to a mysterious island and pitted against other female recruits to become a Watcher-girls who are partnered with vampires and assist them in their missions. To survive and become a Watcher, Annelise has to beat out every other girl, but she's determined to do so, because to fail doesn't mean dishonor-it means death.
Publisher: New York : New American Library, 2011
ISBN: 0451234626
9780451234629
Characteristics: 311 p. ;,21 cm

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He looks right, but what's with her?

May 05, 2012
  • purplebrickroad rated this: 2.5 stars out of 5.

This book just didn't do it for me.

Firstly, there's the boarding school idea which has been done many times over.

Then there's the idea of eliminating others to survive, but it ends up turning Annelise into a cold-blodded killer.

Overall, not something I would reccomend.

I'm really sure not what to think about this book. It's fast paced but full of jumbled ideas... there's a bit of Vampire Academy with the school set up and the classes/training... there's a bit of the Hunger Games with the callous & senseless death among the initiates... there a bit of the House of the Night in the meangirl sabotage... and finally there's a bit of the Gallagher Academy with the 007ish escapades. Ultimately I don't have a good feeling about Annelise and Ronan since he can manipulate her emotions with a single brush of his fingers. I think this series has potential, but I won't know until I read the second book (Vampire Kisses) coming out in Feb 2012.

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