Reading has never really been joyful for me. The Hunger Games was one of the good movies that made me want to read more. Watching the movie and reading the book is two different things. I saw how much more detail you get when reading.
The Rising (Book) : Armstrong, Kelley : "The race for survival comes to a thrilling conclusion when Maya and her friends--who all have supernatural powers--find help against the Cabals from unexpected places"--Provided by publisher.
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Teens' Top Ten selection: Splintered A Novel by A. Howard: A descendant of the inspiration for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, sixteen-year-old Alyssa Gardner fears she is mentally ill like her mother until she finds that Wonderland is real.
Fear is Book 5 in the Gone series by Michael Grant. After year of struggling to survive in their new world, the inhabitants of the dome-world, which has now turned entirely black, struggle with the worst fears of all.