This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Sep 30, Bonnie Lamer rated it liked it. High schooler Ian Reynolds comes from a single parent home and things are okay, but a football scholarship to college would sure help out. With this in mind, his dad pushes him hard with extra practices, but Ian appreciates it — he wants to succeed as much as his dad wants him to succeed.
But when he suddenly finds that he has the ability to control things through telekinesis, the temptation to use this skill on the football field becomes almost too much to resist. Not only would he become a var High schooler Ian Reynolds comes from a single parent home and things are okay, but a football scholarship to college would sure help out. Not only would he become a varsity hero as a junior, he may even be able to impress the girl of dreams, as well.
He may alienate his best friend in the process. The novella Cheat is a promising beginning to the Icarus Helix series by J. Enabled Similar books to Thief Icarus Helix 4.
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Medrick's Icarus Helix series, it just gets better and better. I can't wait to see what she has in store for her readers in the next story, THUG! Medrick is a master of characterization. The hero of this latest installment of the Icarus Helix YA series is year-old boy who discovers he has the power to become invisible.
That's just the bare bones of the plot. What I'm not really able to describe is how quickly and deftly Medrick is able to describe the boy's tragic backstory, his humble present, and his sad surroundings.
We're hiding, blending in, avoiding contact with one another. Is John Number Four, and is his appearance the sign I've been waiting for? And what about Number Five and Six? Could one of them be the raven-haired girl with the stormy eyes from my dreams? The girl with powers that are beyond anything I could ever imagine?
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The girl who may be strong enough to bring the six of us together? They caught Number One in Malaysia.
Number Two in England. And Number Three in Kenya.
They tried to catch Number Four in Ohio—and failed. I am Number Seven. One of six still alive. And I'm ready to fight.
An investigative reporter tracking rogue biomedical companies is terrified by the appearance of a mummified man outside her Manhattan apartment. A Bulgarian scientist who dabbles in the occult makes a startling discovery in his underground laboratory.
However, after witnessing the slaughter of a team of scientists by the remnants of a dangerous cult thought long abandoned, Grey and Viktor turn from pursuers to pursued. From the gleaming corridors of visionary laboratories to the cobblestone alleys of Eastern Europe to a lost oasis in the Sahara, Grey and Viktor must sift through science and myth to uncover the truth behind the Egyptian and his sinister biotech — before that truth kills them. Are you excited about any new books this week? Labels: Notable New Releases.
Friday, August 26, Follow Me on Twitter! Labels: For Fun. You guys know I'm a big fan of novellas. I've decided I want to share this love by doing giveaways of some of my favorite reads.
The first giveaway I want to do is for the entire as published thus far Icarus Helix series. Icarus Helix is a super fun YA series about teenagers who start developing superpowers. Each "episode" of Medrick's Icarus Helix series centers around a different power possessing teen while giving us more insight into the Icarus Helix project and the characters we've gotten to know in previous episodes. I will leave this giveaway open until Saturday, September 3.
The ebooks will be gifted to the winning email address provided via either Amazon gift or Smashwords download on Sunday, September 4. Update: This contest is now closed. Congratulations to the winner Kathy! Medrick , Novellas. Review: 19 by Aaron Patterson. Notable New Releases. Congratulations to Dorothy for winning a copy of Lockdown! Review: Coward Icarus Helix 3 by J.
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