“[Adornetto’s] dialogue feels fresh and real, pulled from the mouths of her peers without any cultural markers necessary to prove relevance If it were not for. Gr 7 Up–The first in a trilogy, Halo is the story of the angel Bethany, who has been sent with two other angels posing as her older brother and sister to a small . Only sixteen when she started the series, Ally Adornetto knows how teen hearts beat, and this long-awaited conclusion is certain to be her most popular book yet .

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Not the “power of love” thing, but that it was romantic love, not godly love, that defeated the demon.

Halo (Halo Trilogy, book 1) by Alexandra Adornetto

Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. View all 15 comments. The bookshop I volunteer at gifted me a copy of this book, so I’m going to read it. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. This quote from the synopsis really bothered me, especially one specific part. A taxi I caught recently had the craziest driver I have ever met. You should definitely read it.

Then I got into video games in a big way, all those weird Japanese Nomura concoctions acornetto then for a harrowing six-month window between twelve and thirteen, I was a weeaboo. He aexandra shows any signs of sexually assaulting Bethany!

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And yet you still have this close-minded archaic offensive attitude towards something that yes, can be a great distraction, but more importantly can be one of the greatest tools at the modern person’s disposal.


As well as preachiness about religion, you’ll be forced to swallow down preachiness about conservatism and the vegan lifestyle, as well as the behaviour and musings of an immature, pathetic main character who does everything but focus on the mission for over pages.

Limboattend Catholic church on Sundays, and have a friendly relationship with a Catholic priest, who is the only human to recognize them as angels. Romeo and Juliet was not a great love story.

I don’t know if I gave it a fair chance reading only pages so maybe one day I’ll come back and try again when I have ran out of good books to read. He picked up the bar and waved it through the air making a whistling noise with his mouth. East Dane Designer Men’s Adornetho.

You must suppress the interests God gave you for Alexwndra own reasons, or you’re going to Hell. Xavier was an asshole. The deepest person in this book is Xavier because he happens to have some so-called baggage, yet we only get damp up to our ankles.

The book also suffers from the ever increasing trademark of this genre, as well as all Twilight fanfiction, in that Adornetto spends far too long describing thing that just do not matter. Bethany is not there to be empathized with, in the way you empathize with another person or a well-rounded character.

They are obsessed with makeup, prom, and finding boyfriends. Sex does not make you a bad person, wanting sex does not make you a bad person. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

There’s also the hilarious physical description of him. So to me, I could give less of a fuck for it. Yeah, that’s the right one. I mean, of course, boys don’t like make-up but they do like engines, and girls must only ever want to talk about make-up or emotions. And why is this?


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Which did not happen. I promise you that I will never argue with you in public again, and I won’t storm off without letting you have your say. So, if God’s own son wasn’t white, what’s to say the angels up in heaven aren’t from multiple races? While we’re talking about upstairs, may I just say that Adornetto failed in describing it and the angels who I guess floated adornettoo up there.

It is an absolute piss-take. Mar 27, Christine rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Sometimes I say things I regret. Feminism is a huge word, one that encompasses a lot of different ideas and theories, and it would be irresponsible to just throw it around like that.

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And putting the relationship above friends? But Bethany really takes the cake. We have infodumps in lieu of a back story, being told, not shown things, alexandrx and decor descriptions abound Retrieved 16 September From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

He could, however, have cat- like green eyes. We’re told that Xavier has such a good heart, and yet he shits all over Bethany from the greatest height.