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Ink

Sun, Amanda (Book - 2013 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Ink


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"Ink is in their blood. On the heels of a family tragedy, Katie Greene must move halfway across the world. Stuck with her aunt in Shizuoka, Japan, Katie feels lost. Alone. She doesn't know the language, she can barely hold a pair of chopsticks and she can't seem to get the hang of taking her shoes off whenever she enters a building. When Katie meets aloof but gorgeous Tomohiro, the star of the school's kendo team, she is intrigued by him...and a little scared. His tough attitude seems meant to keep her at a distance, and when they're near each other, strange things happen. Pens explode. Ink drips from nowhere. And unless Katie is seeing things, drawings come to life. Somehow Tomo is connected to the kami, powerful ancient beings who once ruled Japan--and as feelings develop between Katie and Tomo, things begin to spiral out of control. The wrong people are starting to ask questions, and if they discover the truth, no one will be safe."--Cover, P.[2]
Authors: Sun, Amanda
Title: Ink
Publisher: Don Mills, Ontario :, Harlequin Teen,, c2013
Characteristics: 369 p. :,ill. ;,21 cm
Notes: Includes discussion questions, interview with author, and excerpt from next volume in the series
Summary: "Ink is in their blood. On the heels of a family tragedy, Katie Greene must move halfway across the world. Stuck with her aunt in Shizuoka, Japan, Katie feels lost. Alone. She doesn't know the language, she can barely hold a pair of chopsticks and she can't seem to get the hang of taking her shoes off whenever she enters a building. When Katie meets aloof but gorgeous Tomohiro, the star of the school's kendo team, she is intrigued by him...and a little scared. His tough attitude seems meant to keep her at a distance, and when they're near each other, strange things happen. Pens explode. Ink drips from nowhere. And unless Katie is seeing things, drawings come to life. Somehow Tomo is connected to the kami, powerful ancient beings who once ruled Japan--and as feelings develop between Katie and Tomo, things begin to spiral out of control. The wrong people are starting to ask questions, and if they discover the truth, no one will be safe."--Cover, P.[2]
ISBN: 037321071X
9780373210718
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Report This Jan 23, 2014
  • re_discover rated this: 0.5 stars out of 5.

One of the few books I stopped reading. The plot line just didn't make sense.

Report This Dec 18, 2013
  • Green_Jaguar_44 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book is great. The unique story paired with the Japanese background makes it a great read. I would recommend this for anyone who is looking for a different book with a bit of action mystery, and even a little bit of romance. Try this book. It is a totally different kind than any I have ever read.

"After moving from New York to Shizuoka, Japan, 16-year-old Katie meets Tomohiro, a brooding senior with a nasty reputation - and the incredible ability to make his drawings come to life. Tomo's mysterious power turns dangerous when Katie is around, however, and soon their already risky attraction is complicated by forces both human (the Japanese mafia) and supernatural (the Kami, ancient Shinto gods). The high-intensity turmoil of Katie and Tomo's relationship will appeal to fans of shojo manga or paranormal romance, and the imaginative, suspenseful story will leave readers desperate for the next book in this new series." September 2013 Teen Scene newsletter http://www.nextreads.com/Display2.aspx?SID=5acc8fc1-4e91-4ebe-906d-f8fc5e82a8e0&N=672506

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Report This Jan 05, 2014
  • JenniferLopez rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

After her mothers death, the last thing Katie Greene wants to do is move halfway across the world to Japan. Katie feels lost and alone. She doesn’t know the language and can barely hold a pair of chopsticks.Then she meets Tomohiro, star of the school’s kendo team and the most arrogant and cruel person she has ever met. But when she sees the things he draws start moving, the only thing she wants to do is uncover his secret.

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