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Obsidian (Lux Novel) (edition 2012)

by Jennifer L. Armentrout (Author)

Series: Lux (1)

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Title:Obsidian (Lux Novel)
Authors:Jennifer L. Armentrout (Author)
Info:Entangled (2012), Paperback, 400 pages
Collections:Library Loans, Read but unowned
Tags:fiction, library, read, 2012, december, bb, aliens, paranormal, romance, high school

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I read the prequel first so I knew most of the characters at least a little already. I loved getting know them more and meeting the new ones. I loved how the ending wasn’t really an ending. I’m looking forward to the next installment. ( )
  ToniFGMAMTC | Jan 19, 2017 |
I read the prequel first so I knew most of the characters at least a little already. I loved getting know them more and meeting the new ones. I loved how the ending wasn’t really an ending. I’m looking forward to the next installment. ( )
  ToniFGMAMTC | Jan 19, 2017 |
Ok, so usually I won't like these sort of books - the whole, guy has a secret identity, turns out to be non-human and falls for a human girl against his better judgement book. However, I was drawn to this because it doesn't have a love triangle, it didn't seem to have insta-love and the heroine didn't seem to neeeeeeeed the hero. For those alone, I enjoyed it. ( )
  iShanella | Dec 2, 2016 |
It's hard to relocate. New town, new people, but there's always that one boy. You know the one: hot, funny, but an asshole. His name is Daemon. Have I mentioned his eyes?
Obsidian is decently written, and the plot keeps pace. It fits the usual girl meets boy routine that can are found within such works as Twilight Saga. Katy and Daemon bump heads and then she stumbles upon Daemon is an alien. Aliens is a decent change; aren't we all sick of Vampires, Werewolves, and Zombies?
Katy is great. She's not the typical loner, beauty, or nerd. She has great strengths that pair well with her own insecurities.
I enjoyed it, and I'm glad there are 2 more in the series to continue with ( )
  KariHolloway | Nov 17, 2016 |
Who knew being a jerk could be so likable. Daemon and Katy's relationship can be cold one minute and fiery hot the next. Daemon is an alien and Katy is his spunky new neighbor. Daemon enjoys ruffling Katy's ire, which Katy on some level seems to take pleasure in. Daemon and Katy were two of the best characters (put together)I've came across in a while, Daemon can be irritating but I didn't hate him once; Katy is no shrinking violet, she holds her own against Daemon's ever changing moods.

This was my first alien themed paranormal romance read, and it was a pleasurable one. If I every read another alien themed PNR. I hope it's as good as this one. The author's writing style was superb, the writing was witty, and appropriate.

Hope the next book is even better. ( )
  GigisIrieReads | Oct 22, 2016 |
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I stared at the pile of boxes in my new bedroom, wishing the Internet had been hooked up.
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Starting over sucks.

When we moved to West Virginia right before my senior year, I’d pretty much resigned myself to thick accents, dodgy internet access, and a whole lot of boring…. until I spotted my hot neighbor, with his looming height and eerie green eyes. Things were looking up.

And then he opened his mouth.

Daemon is infuriating. Arrogant. Stab-worthy. We do not get along. At all. But when a stranger attacks me and Daemon literally freezes time with a wave of his hand, well, something…unexpected happens.

The hot alien living next door marks me.

You heard me. Alien. Turns out Daemon and his sister have a galaxy of enemies wanting to steal their abilities, and Daemon’s touch has me lit up like the Vegas Strip. The only way I’m getting out of this alive is by sticking close to Daemon until my alien mojo fades.

If I don’t kill him first, that is.
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When seventeen-year-old Katy moves to West Virginia she expects to be bored, until she meets her neighbor who just happens to be an alien.

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