“[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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For example, they fail to research Venus Cove or modern technology before actually going to adorneto. And then I actually read it. However, I aornetto doubt that anyone’s been to a prom like this. And what is wrong with those people who say that the feminist movement has done her job and is out of work, and that fighting for socioeconomic equality is old hat? No doubt you use e-mail. Its gets on my nerves that the author started writing this book with a strange and rigidly religious sense and at the same time be so – SO narrow minded about everything.

Xavier treats Bethany as if she’s made out of glass, pushes her into eating when she’s not hungry as if he implicitly knows what’s best for her, and I lost count of how many times Bethany states throughout the narrative that she needs Xavier and without him her world shatters. 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.

You know what those pains really are Bethany? I was tierd of hearing about his nutmeg hair and truquoise eyes Yeah, fuck that noise. This book is a disaster from start to finish, quite literally – from the poor grasp on perspective demonstrated on the very first page to the clumsy, imbecilic, tacked-on ‘cliffhanger’ on the very last. No, really, it’s said straight out several times – they have no flaws. Bethany’s friends hslo the worst.


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Bethany’s “siblings” are also flat and boring. I guess the poor guy upstairs has just been around too long to care about what he names his angels, who just aren’t aelxandra important anyways, right?

Sex does not make you a bad person, wanting sex does not make you a bad person. Says so right here: She’d probably pick up my little hall of light and let it slip through her fingers and I’d fall back through clouds. You just gave us a lecture on the value on inner loveliness, and yet you base your entire book on a relationship that places physical beauty on the highest possible bullshit pedestal, having Bethany chatter on and on ha,o how hot Xavier is, how beautiful angels are, and how she couldn’t live without Xavier’s eyes or muscles or what have you.

And putting the relationship above friends?

From what I’ve read in the Bible, whenever people meet angels and see their true forms they are completely, totally, and utterly terrified and the angels have to calm them down. The second problem is that this book seems bent on breaking every single writing rule there is out there.

He goes against his parents wishes, alecandra contradicts himself when he praises family values a number of times. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. So to me, I could give less of a fuck alexnadra it.

The setting is Venus Cove, a quiet, picturesque fictional town on the Georgia coastline. Clearly, the girl’s got some problems. I kid you not: I’m not really sorry to inform you, but those pains in your chest are more than likely mini heart attacks that will lead to one major one that ends your pathetic life.

The soapboxing “We thought of technology as a sort of corrupting influence, promoting antisocial behavior and detracting from family values.

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Yes, this book is clean sex before marriage is portrayed in a very negative light, an if-you-do-this-you’ll-go-to-Hell sort of light and there’s very little violence. You know those things you wrote when you were a few years younger and less mature, the ones that are cringe-worthy when you look back on them now? Her dependence on Xavier is so near-total that it triloogy deeply disturbing – the above rescue fantasies and assignment-finishing are only the tip of the iceberg.


The attitudes that come with girls who want sex is shameful, as witnessed by the healthy dose of slut-shaming Adornetto does in her article. Like his reluctance to attend church?

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I think what really killed me of course was just his relationship with Bethany. Reading this book was like watching Sinbad or Atlantis or any other one of those rubbish Disney movies that wanted to be like their original Princess classics but also new and fresh and imaginative.

View all comments. Sadly, Bethany never says she has a different name, and that’s what she was given by Adornettk, so obviously Adornetto didn’t have the foresight to think that up.

Three angels—the archangel Gabrielseraphim Ivy, and junior angel Bethany—arrive on a mission to fight against the dark work of Lucifer ‘s demons. How am I supposed adorntto live up to that? Also, I had to read this sentence, “A door slammed and a girl with brown curls pulled back from her face with a trioogy appeared” about six times before it made any sense. Oh, right, the beautiful cover that’s wasted on this book. Are girls just controlling bitches who just use men as an accessory?

Sorry wasn’t the issue anymore. I guess not even the big man upstairs wanted to curse Earth with that and just let her do whatever the hell she wanted, even reveal her true identity aornetto Xavier!

For someone who is supposed to be a messenger of God, one of amazing power and strength, she comes across as a whiny, selfish little girl who is incapable of the most basic actions.