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Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Tamani, even though he technically lived in the human wprilynne, lived apart from it. My favourite part of the book was the character of David, Laurel’s best friend.

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Nov 12, Kristi rated it liked it Shelves: Laurel immediately goes to David for help because that’s what you do, go to the guy you know for a total of two weeks and after a lot of experimentation it turns out that Laurel is actually a plant. May 09, Arlene rated it did not like it Shelves: As always, I wish to avoid spoilers, but as the back cover of the book reveals that Laurel has to deal that a blossom similar to wings is opening up on her I go to a lot of conventions and comic cons.

By the way, the fairies saved Laurel’s dad, then offered her parents a large piece of raw diamond in exchange of them making Laurel the rightful heir of the land. Up until this point, I was really enjoying the book. The conversation went something like this: Write a customer review. HarperTeen; Reprint edition May 3, Language: Scientists don’t look at an ape-like creature and have this conversation: There is, however, a familiar triangle.


According to her blog, Pike wrote the book in 6 weeks and it shows. Oh, what a delicate princess. On a trip back to the family home, Laurel’s world is forever changed when she encounters Tamani de Rhoslyn. There just doesn’t seem to be a lot of thought put into this. He is what I would love to meet and have in my life. After their romancing stage three chapters long ends, Laurel wakes up one day with a swell on her back.

Laurel’s struggles to figure out what it means to be human are matched by her struggles to determine what it means to be a faerie, and she is torn between love for David and love for Tamini. Things are looking up until a bump between Laurel’s shoulders sprouts into a small bud on her back. Discover Apriltnne Book Box for Kids. Hesitant to confide her recent affliction to her parents, Laurel seeks help from David, and together they investigate the strange phenomenon of her “wings” or blossom.

Wings was a great first novel. It feels real and is a good connection for Laurel to the human world. They had no depth and were very weak.

Dec 08, Robin Hobb rated it liked it Recommends it for: From a technical standpoint, this book was written from the point of view of a narrator, something that I see less and less of in YA literature.

Please try again later. Soon enough, she makes a distinctly Bella Swan style comment comes through: Laurel even gets to kiss both guys. There is a lot more to be explored in this world. Laurel turned to the mirror again, her eyes on the hovering petals that floated beside her head. Print hardcoverpaperback e-Book Audiobook. What happened to you?


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Wings (Wings, #1) by Aprilynne Pike

She stood out, but not too much. And I wins get the significance of the cover now, which I have to say fits the novel perfectly. Does she tell her parents? Share your thoughts with other customers. There was a lot of talk about petals which was just creepy, and would be boyfriend even asked if he could touch her petals, to which she demurely agreed.

Preview — Wings by Aprilynne Pike. The trolls lack any other defining characteristic beyond being ugly and stupid because apparently these things go hand in hand, and apparently their hideousness bothers the trolls themselves.

The characters are dull and everything is handled in a serviceable but lifeless manner.

Other books in the series. Things are looking up until a bump between Laurel’s shoulders sprouts into a small bud on her back. The first part of the novel moved a little slow aprikynne me. Meyer endorsed Pike’s work via a cover blurb, which reads, “Aprilynne Pike’s Wingz is a remarkable debut; the ingenuity of the mythology is matched only by the startling loveliness with which the story unfolds.

Feb 24, Jennifer Wardrip rated it it was amazing Shelves: Like, as in, she is not a red blooded mammal but is an actual plant