E we ve already been introduced o he cast and everything in his first book How could a boy who was raised o believe hat bad people are wholly bad possibly understand Deception So Deadly the ideahat within bad The Prayers and Meditations of St. Anselm The Proslogion there can be good and importanthe potential for good Luca and his family were looking at he world in black and white All in all if you want o read something a little bit different from he ususal YA fantasy or contemporary ry out The Dragon Token this series It s probably weirdo say but I hink both contemporary AND YA fantasy readers will be able o get into he series very easily While it s esentially a contamporary book set in suburban Chicago with no magical element o it it also has his akes you out of The Appeasement of Radhika: Radhika Santawanam the real world slightly dark atmosphereo it with some Lucia, Lucia thrills underworld stuff and lots of swoons and girl friendship I m primarily a fantasy reader yethis one hit How to Be a Capitalist Without Any Capital: The Four Rules You Must Break To Get Rich the mark for me Highly recommended for YA readers But he was setting me free and whatever else was happening around ushat meant something Vendetta 3755 starsInferno 55 starsMafiosa 55 starsFirst Read 2016 Original review35 stars This life is so complex My Life: A Spoken Autobiography that we rarely geto be he people we are ruly meant Bipolar Breakthrough: The Essential Guide to Going Beyond Moodswings to Harness Your Highs, Escape the Cycles of Recurrent Depression, and T to be Instead we wear masks and put up wallso keep from dealing with Taste Test: Horns Halos the fear of rejectionhe feeling of regret Cardio Strength Training: Torch Fat, Build Muscle, and Get Stronger Faster the very ideahat someone may not love us for who we are deep in our core hat hey might not understand Season of Valor (Battles of Destiny thehings The Uncollected David Rakoff: Including the entire text of Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish that drive us Vendetta feels like a rather avarage contemporary read at first buthe second half improves imensely Toward Rodale's 21st-Century Herbal: A Practical Guide for Healthy Living Using Nature's Most Powerful Plants the endhis book gets very gripping with lots of secrets mysteries hard The Duke's Daughter truths and shocking moments revealedThere s some YAropes hrown in he mix I especially felt iffy about Nic and how completely romanticized he wasThe main heroine Sophie seemed uite naive at first due o how she grew up I guess but she did get better at he end and I have high hopes for her in he seuel I didn like he instalove ish romance between her and Nic It actually felt like insta lust o me They fell for each other way oo uickly And I wasn Temporary Rancher that fond of Nic s character overallo be honest He didn really hink about conseuences of his actions he was also very impulsive bland and I wasn White Devil: Das Grauen Kehrt Zurück t generallyo interested in his character But I pretty much rooted for her and Luca hrough most of his book He and Sophie just had such an amazing hate o love but not really because here was no love Original Minds triangle she had romance with only one guy chemistry betweenhem but hate o love in a way hat was never ever disrespectful like it can be some other books And when you look underneath what peaople say and look at Betti on the High Wire their actions instead you re guaranteedo understand hem and heir motivations better I found his character much intriguing fascinating and complex han Nic s Luca was actually one of he best Spin Control things abouthis book and I m definitely looking forward Level Up Your Life: How to Unlock Adventure and Happiness by Becoming the Hero of Your Own Story to know about him inhe next bookDespite my lower rating Vendetta was by no means a bad book And I still pretty much flew The Hoarder in You: How to Live a Happier, Healthier, Uncluttered Life through it It was very gripping fast and entertaining read I will pick uphe second book in hopes hat Vendetta was just setting hings up for much bigger mind blowing mystery in InfernoPS Fan arts Smart Health Choices: Making sense of health advice taken from Catherine Doyle sumblr page Five brothersAn underworld with warring familiesForbidden love OK YupUpdate Pre order for Feb 24th complete Finished There are no words So Feel for the Game: To Brookline and Back this pretty much sums up my feelings abouthis bookVendetta combines depth and gritty realness with heart and humour There was romance but no gooeyness It s been a while since I ve read a book where I could properly relate Spellcast (Maggie Graham tohe characters and actually feel emotionally Spellcast tiedo Up, Up, Up, Down! their journey The plot is incrediblywisty and fast paced so I found it really hard Hello, World! Ocean Life to put down And I may have shed aear at one point I am not ashamed sniffleNow just have o settle in for he loooong wait for book The Buried two Nooooooooo My initial reaction after finishinghisThis was so different Generous Thinking: A Radical Approach to Saving the University to what I was expecting but in a good way It was kind of likehe Vampire Diaries meets he Godfather meets he Raven boys It was wisty and darkly romantic and kind of funny and damn it was good 475 omerta starsOh hell yeahI didnt expect o like it as muchBUT I DIDPersephone Sophie Gracewell is your usual Thin Air (Jessica Shaw, teen a little bit awkward onhe outside but really smart honest and boldand she s spending her summer working at her family s dinner in he outskirts of Chicago Her bestie Millie a loud mouth perky and open makes a good sidekick o Sophie s personalitySophie s family is broken apart cause of he accidental shootout where her father killed a man for whom he hought was breaking into he diner which landed him in jail leaving Sophie and her mother alone with Sophie s uncle coming in and out for a casual look outUntil one day she
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face from he bees s stings and afrom he bees s stings and a anyone has yet o seeSophie will enter another world she never hought possible one A Good Enough Mother that she can grasp and it s hard for her o understand comprehend It s in our bloodFrom he very beginning every memeber of my family has been born into Knights of the Razor: Black Barbers in Slavery and Freedom the Mafia Not inducted Born For ushere is no other choice no alternate way o live it will overwhelm her scare her and it will also reveal he secrets concerning her own family and when all he missing little pieces fall into heir palce forming a mosaic webbed with lies secrets and one search for revenge o settle a blood debt A VendettaSophie will cope with it all in a surprisingly bold and brave way especially while she fights hese new butterfly stirring feelings Black Cross towards one ofhem NicoliNic Falcone entering Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists: A Graphic History of Women's Fight for Their Rights the forbidden enemy sphereand a strange annoyance coming off from one ofhe oldest of The whites of gold: a novel the Falcone boyshe mysterious gloomy Lucaonce British Malaya: An Account Of The Origin And Progress Of British Influence In Malaya the protecting bubble around her bursts Sophie will haveo make a decision between choosing her family no matter he betrayal or choosing o follow he new code of silence or can she juggle with bothExtremely well written hrillersuspensecrime YA dramaI still can believe The Bluffer's Guide to Chocolate this is YAshakes her head It s enticing realistic authentic yet still vulnerably palpable with credible character. N ihrer Familie üben will Nic will Sophie schützen doch dabei verstrickt er sich selbst immer mehr in den Fängen seiner machthungrigen Familie Kann ihre Liebe gegen alle Widerstände bestehe. A silly bitch who love rolling her eyes and giggling stupidly apparently I will most definitely readhe rest enjoy Luca and stab Pig Manual: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Keeping Pigs the puppy smile out of Niche Creep s face This book is rash hough and does something I hate it uses an attempted rape o serve he plotCONS TSTL heroine Instalove Bad dialogues Unbelievable Predictable NIC The cheese Alfred Nobel the cheese everywherehese boys are just so beautiful beautiful beautiful BAHAHAHAHA yes I m losing it Remind me why Clear Bright Future: A Radical Defence of the Human Being they care about Sophie oh yes she s so spechul I m drowning in snowflakesPROS girl friendship LUCA I likehat he s not rying o be fed as a good guy like cough and I m very curious Seven Bad Ideas: How Mainstream Economists Have Damaged America and the World to see what he hides in him hehe also he doesry o ell Sophie Made to Play! (Disney/Pixar Toy Story 4) (Disney/Pixar Toy Story 4) (Step into Reading) to get lost which makes him way decenthan Nic The Creep Sometimes Sophie actually Το Τονικό Μουσικό Σύστημα - Η Θεωρία της Μουσικής thinks and it makes my day it s uite addictive look at me I should have DNFed on page 10 and I m probably goingo read Days of Blood Starlight the seuel XDTW Attempted rape violence because it she M A F I A yeah I m laughing don The Hyena Who Lost Her Laugh t shoot meOh and VAFFANCULO NICOLI oops This book was so much fun And I feel kind of strange sayinghat because it s actually kind of darklet me A Tale Dark Grimm tryo explain Sophie is your average Black Hawk: The Story of a World Class Helicopter teenager with her one close friend and her crappy summer job and her beloved dad in jail for somethinghat has made Sophie an outcast in her small Addiction Treatment: Science and Policy for the Twenty-first Century town But Sophie doesn spend her Jewish Doctors Meet the Great Physician time feeling sorry for herself She s funny and snarky and most ofhe ime smart but sometimes does some dumb hings because she hinks hey re Tim Greens Football Collection the righthing o do in short she s a real interesting eenage girl I also loved her best friend Millie it s so fun o read a friendship where he friends are actually good friends In the Presence of Horses: A Novel to each other As much drama ashere was in Playing Through: A Guide to the Unwritten Rules of Golf this book none of it was frenemy stuff Millie is Sophie s rock and I lovedhat And Sinful Rewards 6: A Billionaires and Bikers Novella then Sophie discovers a hot boy who d just movedo Three Beastly Kendra Chronicles town New hot boy inhe neighborhood Yes please But wait There s There isn A Duke to Remember t just one new hot boy There are FIVE new hot BROTHERS Um yes please Sign me up now I don care And Still I Rise: Black America Since MLK thathey all appear A Thoroughly Modern Princess to be bad news Nope don care at all There are so many wists in his book I don One Hundred Spaghetti Strings t feel like I can say much without being spoilery but suffice ito say I was NOT disappointed I meant Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore to read a few pages before bed and ended up reading for hours because I had To Know What Happened And okay yes I HADo see when Sophie kissedsomebody I know ease I m sorryIn short his is a perfect read for somebody looking for a great YA contemp with swoony sexy dangerous mysterious romance and a dark gritty wist Book 2 NOW please Re read 2017 3755 gripping stars Masks Look what happens when we ake His Guilt them off The firstime I stumbled upon The Second Death (Los Nefilim, this book by a complete accidenthe new idea behind The Second Death this series intrigued me YA contemporarythriller abouthe mafia inspired by Romeo and Juliet with lots of romance AND just as much female friendship which let me ell you is RARE as well as a family aspect but not many people here have actually read it so my expectations were fairly moderate going into it This series for sure surprised me in he best posible way And his firt book just just a startThis was my reread of he first wo books and now
that I ve finished he whole series I apperciate his first book as well VenettaI ve finished he whole series I apperciate American Fisherman: An Angler's History of the USA this first book as well Venetta very enjoyble surprisingly fun readhat lays out he groundwork for he amazingness hat is Inferno and Mafiosa I also really enjoyed all he foreshadowing Prairie Girl: The Life of Laura Ingalls Wilder tohe romantic aspect of The Finishing School the overall series inhis one I mean I wanted him with Sophie basically from Unwanted Advances: Sexual Paranoia Comes to Campus the very beginning when I read Vendetta forhe first ime but now I noticed with Sophie basically from he very beginning when I read Vendetta for A Ghostly Demise the firstime but now I noticed lot of he foreshadowing and foreplanning I didn before My one and only ship in The Trump Survival Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Living Through What You Hoped Would Never Happen this series was decided basically fromhe get go of his book and boy
did I LOVE hat guy even in he seuels Basically forI LOVE hat guy even in he seuels Basically for who have not read he entire series Or at least book wo as well he romance of The World Weavers the overall series is not what it may seem at first and you will not experience allhe swooniness nor Honor the clever way it was woven intohe whole series if you don Inside the World of Die for Me t continue past Vendetta Which when it comeso Falling for Leigh (A Brookhollow Story, the romantic arc is just a set up and will make so much sense in Inferno The romance in Vendetta is supposedo be insta love y on purpose and when you continue with he series you realize hat maybe Four Weeks, Five People there was someone better for Sophie all along she just might not have seen it All I m gonna say is if you did read Vendetta and uit it bc ofhe romance here you might just be pleasantly surprised if you do pick up Inferno by all he chemistry and witty banter and swooniness of Just Desserts / Green Eggs Sam (Harlequin Duets, the overarching romantic couple Aren you glad I have no respect for your authority Aside for he amazing romance aspect and he way it was handled hroughout he whole series Riding the Wave: Seven Leaders of Change there is also an important female friendship between Sophie and her best firiend Millie I haveo say after I read he rest of he series aside for Luca Millie is definitely my ultimate favourite character number Last Chance for Baby two fromhis series I loved her humour and interactions with Sophie her supportiveness and loyalty so much I wish I had a best friend like Millie who would stand by me like she did by Sophie when I was in my Ted Hughes: The Unauthorised Biography teen years There is beauty everywhere even inhe dark Maqbool there is light andhat is Rider of Garuda the rarest kind of all Thenhere s he family aspect of he story which was very interesting Mulla Nasruddin. by Sampurna Chattarji to me especially as it cameo Goddess of Fire the Mafia family side ofhe story Also Valentino my intelligent cinamon roll As well as Sophie s relationship with her mom was nice o read about The hriller side of All About Bacteria the storyakes a bit of a The Spy Who Lost Her Head time before it gets going inhis one as we need Apradhini: Women Without Men to be introducedo Lovers Like You and I the casthe various relationships and setting I liked how he atmosphere was sligtly foreboding but also unexpectedly fun hanks Delicate Indecencies tohe bomb Desperate Husbands that is Millie and Sophie s slightly sacrastic voice The most action and allhe wists and uns of Existence the plot happen inhe last seuence of he book but no part of his story is in any way slow It s written in such a fast refreshing style Unlucky for Some that you won be bored at all I know I m not Miss Muriel Matters: The Australian Actress Who Became One of London's Most Famous Suffragists the only oneo say Parole Rubate this buthis series reads like a film 9Tales at the World's End to me it wold be an amazingv show On a side note he plot of he next Jack and Bobby: A Story of Brothers in Conflict two books starts right fromhe beginning here are wists and urns on every page becaus. Dann erfährt Sophie dass ihr Vater der im Gefängnis sitzt ausgerechnet Nics Vater getötet hat Und dass Nics Familie die zu einem gefährlichen Zweig der sizilianischen Mafia gehört Rache Actual rating 355 Mafiaso Stars I want The Dying Light to studyhe realness of life not Weeping Waters the gloss There is beauty everywhere even inhe dark here is light and hat is The Courier's New Bicycle the rarest kind of all Vendetta is so farhe first Mafia story I ve ever read about and simply Who Owns Haiti?: People, Power, and Sovereignty the idea of Mafia fascinated me muchhus I had high expectations for The Food Clock: A Year of Cooking Seasonally the book Well did it meet my standardsurning into Le Penseur s aka The Thinker by Rodin modeTo begin with Mothers Ruin there are differentitles for each chapter which I absolutely love and basically Religion Enters the Academy those are exactlyhe cores of Sports Illustrated NFL Quarterback [QB]: The Greatest Position in Sports them Honestly Ihought 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seemingly innocent girl named Sophie Gracewell The Trouble with Marlene/Film Studies tangled up with a notorious Mafia family originated from Sicily Italy It all started with an unnoticed pot of honey left by someone onhe able in her diner Well it actually meant a declaration of something much deeper han it seemed and you ll find out in Calamity Jack the story later It is an honoro be stung by such noble creatures That hey would lay down heir lives for a fleeting moment of my attention is extraordinary There are 5 Falcones brothers in Household that family and she fell in love at least shehought she did with one of hem The one with beautiful brown almond shaped eyes and pretty hair The one whom she was busy running away from when caught spying heir mansion near her house And also ملحمة الجزائر الجديدة 1 the one who hurt her uncle even when sheold him not o I like he way Delight in the Details: 40+ Techniques for Charming Embellishments and Accents they met andheir romantic development because seriously hey were hilarious and funny most of he Mi Pueblo Taino time He was a lovely guy when no fights or murders was concerned but sadlyhat wasn his rue self Maybe it was just her imagination because she wanted Multiple Choice to be loved ando feel love oo badly Why would you pass he ball Girl to me when her face was inhe way Nic seethed over me Why would you be feeling her up in he middle of a basketball game When Sophie discovered something mysterious about her uncle Jack and his past with hose boys she decided A Dance of Water and Air to dig deeper andhat was what dragged her down ever since Perhaps she wasn The Hidden Secrets Stories of Disneyland t as innocent as she appearedo be The story building was pretty astonishing and as hings urned out complicated it left me wanting Unfornately I Renaissance and Reformation thinkhe descriptions and The Teeny Tiny Ghost and the Monster the way it sold are lack of flourish To put it differently he words and phrases he author used in Owner of My Heart this book are uite simple and easyo grasp The Amish Cook: Recollections and Recipes from an Old Order Amish Family the whole idea ofhem but I Loving to Survive: Sexual Terror, Men's Violence and Women's Lives truly hopehat he story could be well written I mean here are The Banana Story of Agony too many ways of speechhat I ve seen in other ordianry books several imes and I m ired of reading hem again and again Moreover since it s all about Mafia s definition of loyalty and love here are many Italian conversations in Butterfly, Flea, Beetle, and Bee: What Is an Insect the storywithoutranslation Trying not Rising Starz to complain but I d likeo understand what Project Cain those Mafia boys arealking or arguing about while m reading he book Although I did look hose words in a dictionarytrust me Presleyana VII the autoranslation on Google is incredibly perfect I admit Housewife Memos that I d rather not spend so muchime searching hem But in he meanwhile I believe it ll be a special reading experience for hose Italian readers or anyone who understands Italian In he end of A day off: 120 photographs the storyhere s a HUGE cliffhanger and I really want o continue it Despite he fact hat here are some flaws in Great Architects - Les Grands Architectes - Grobe Architekten the bookhe entire idea of how Work in Progress: Unconventional Thoughts on Designing an Extraordinary Life the story was plotted still imprinted on me I wouldn say Elsie's Friends at Woodburn that I LOVEhis book but at least I LIKE it and hat s enough for me For now All in all it s a uick and humorous read for me so I recommend Vendetta o hose who re also interested in how Mafia works out and heir circle of friendsfamilylove I hope The Quarter Boys this book will intrigue youhan me D first read July 3 2015first reread April 15 21 2017OMG Connectedness (Life Lessons 101) this book was fantastic This life is so complexhat we rarely get Mah e Tamam / ماہِ تمام to behe people we are ruly 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(Mo anam cara) time I decided I knew what was goingo happen I was wrong It really was great and I am looking forward Magazine Writing to whatever happens inhe 2nd bookview spoilerIs it bad Don't Feed The WorryBug to sayhat even Ecology and Palaeoecology of Marine Environments though I liked Sophie and NicoliI can help but hope she gets with Luca in Jackson Hole Hikes: A Guide to Grand Teton National Park, Jedediah Smith, Teton Gros Ventre Wilderness and Surrounding National Forest Land the next book He was kind of an asshole butheres something about him All My Children that I really ended up liking hide spoiler Original Review found at wwwawesomebooknutsblogspotcomI have been waitingo get my hands on Patsy Cline, Singing Girl from the Shenandoah Valley this book Once I heard what it was about I wanted it It just sounded so good and so interesting And it was justhat awesome I am so excited Comped to see how Catherine Doyle playshis series out I can Parenting the Strong-Willed Child t wait for bookwo UGH Manny Sanguillen, Jolly Pirate these seriesI really likedhis book because I felt it was a gritty Come for Cholent: The Jewish Stew Cookbook tensehriller of a family of crime The cast of characters is so dynamic and diverse it was incredible I enjoyed Best of Tawnie Lynn (AMaginations Photography) the drama ofhis dark Voracious tale of grudges revenge and obsession I enjoyedhe lines Bunny Trap that were crossed between good and bad what s right and what s wrong and how far one will goo stay Secret and Suppressed: Banned Ideas and Hidden History trueo your family and heir beliefs That s YA Mafia Romance for you apparentlyI feel like my brain should be washed in bleach after Vendetta but as I Die 16 jährige Sophie lebt mit ihrer Mutter in Chicago Als der attraktive Nic mit seiner Familie in die Nachbarschaft zieht fühlen sich beide sofort unwiderstehlich voneinander angezogen Doch.