Five Farthings oVe how the story allows readers to make realizations right along with Addie and Darrow I also love how it was told with flashbacks so we could gain insightn what happened to Addie for eight yearsThere is some romance but the main focus f this story is what happened to Addie while she lived with her captors and focus f this story is what happened to Addie while she lived with her captors and she adjusts and does not adjust to life back with her family As Historias de cronopios y de famas of this writing in October 2015 there is no seuel to Zero Day listedn Goodreads But there are several loose plot threads and a cliffhanger ending so it would be very disappointing if a seuel isn t planned THE BOTTOM LINE Action packed suspenseful and incredibly difficult to put down An early 2016 favoriteSTATUS IN MY LIBRARY I plan to get this will be really easy to booktalkREADALIKES Alex Rider series Horowitz CHERUB series Mucha Split Second McKenzieRATING BREAKDOWN Overall 55 Creativity 55 Characters 55 Engrossing 55 Writing 55 Appeal to teens 55 Appropriate length to tell the story 55 CONTENT Language mild moderate 12 sh 2 f bombs Sexuality mild kissing Violence moderate terrorism murder guns and shooting DrugsAlcohol very mild underage drinking in past teen in drug rehab Other Pope Francis onef Darrow s friends is gay photo f two girls kissing teen suicide attempt Ugh I rarely give ne star ratings I can usually find something I like but it didn t happen give ne star
ratings I can usually find something I like but it didn t happen this ne I tried I actually liked I can usually find something I like but it didn t happen this Harry Potter Series Box Set (Harry Potter, one I tried I actually liked way thisne started It made me feel how much I ve missed reading this genre That feeling didn t last long though It was replaced by excessive eye rolling So much The Sheiks Love Child of this didn t work for me The dialogue The plot The kidnapping The hacking The world building The characters The clueless ness This all created a giant plausibility problem I didn t believe anyf this You know what a zero day flaw isNoIt s a flaw in an The Zoo Story operating system that isn t discovered until it s too late And by the time it s found you have Zero days to fix itYes exactlyThe Addie Webster kidnapping made headlines Governor s eight yearld daughter disappears without a trace Now it s eight years later Governor Webster has become President Webster struggling during his second term and dealing with a strange terrorist group Then suddenly Addie Webster is back found shivering in a stall in highway truck stop Addie seems to be having trouble getting reacuainted with her family and her Ghachar Ghochar old lifestyle Well that s to be expected isn t it But why is she behaving so strangely What exactly happened to her while she was gone Is Addie an innocent victimr has she become a sinister undercover The Most Eligible Lord in London (The Lords of London operativeThis was andd choice for me I m not a big fan The King of Crows (The Diviners, of young adult books OR cyber thrillers And yet I found it to be an engrossing read that kept me turning the pages In fact thenly thing that kept this from being a four star read was the characters Though the author went Captives outf her way to give each f them a secret agenda they come across as flat and lifeless The teenagers especially seemed unrealistic And h that melodramatic dialogue Ding ding ding There goes my crotchety Silent Surrender (Nighthawk Island, old woman alarm I m probably being too harsh here It s entirely possible that a younger reader will have no problems with this book whatsoever Just know that whatever your age you will need some suspensionf disbelief I ve noticed Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Read-Along Storybook and CD) other reviewers complaining about the plausibilityf the storyline particularly the aspects involving computer hacking Normally I would agree although after the events Utamaro of 2016 I m pretty much willing to believe just about anything You can findf my reviews at Forever 17 Books Zero Day had a lot Latin Lovers Greek Husbands Bundle of layers that drew me in I love watching crime and drama television shows and this book encompassed all that Huge shows like Scandal have really sprung up a new found interest in political thrillers for me and after falling in love. Back into her family’s foldbut who is this sixteen yearld girl with a uiet burning intelligence now living in the White House There are those in the administration who find her timely return suspiciousWhen a national security advisor approaches Darrow Fergusson Addie’s childhood best friend and the son Lohnarbeit und Klassenbildung of the president’s chieff staff he doesn. With The Fixer earlier this year I just knew Zero Day would be another hitAddie is ur focus f the story In the beginning she is kidnapped at a young age just to escape many years later to return while her father is the president Hidden Witness (Return to Ravesville of the United States Her timing is very suspicious so chapter after chapter we are faced with uestionsn just what happened to Addie during those years What was the motivation Whose side is she really A Passionate Heart/To Kiss A Count/The Runaway Countess on All the things I look for in a thriller I constantly was uestioning every action and every person around her right along with a fewther characters who were eually concerned there was to her return than she was letting The Earl and the Governess on Herld childhood friend Darrow was Prima Donna onef them The point شرح التعرف لمذهب التصوف -پنج مجلد of view jumps around so we get to learn bits and pieces from all different directions but Addie was definitely at the heartf the mystery I found a very good balance with the story as it unraveled some answers feeling easy enough to solve and thers left me a bit surprised when all was revealedI must say I did have to suspend some disbelief n a few things I feel like that can be uite common with thrillers Words of Life of this nature I won t get too much into this because somef it may be a spoiler I will say though that I felt the psychological aftermath from the kidnapping was there in some ways for Addie but I expected She was missing for YEARS and at times I felt like everyone was forgetting this factOn a whole I found a uick and exciting read with an ending that satisfied yet left a lot unresolved a perfect setup for a seuel that I hope is in the works There is so much story left to unravel so many characters I d like to delve into further relationships I ve love to explore Last night I finished this book and gave it 4 stars Then I slept Ten Orange Pumpkins on it Now I m thinking it deserves no than 3 stars The plotf this book was interesting and had me intrigued However a girl is missing for 8 years and everyone kinda treats her like she was away for a month This story was supposed to be adventurous and excitingyet there was a whole bunch Amarcord of stupid drama and the romance was so stupid The characters are flat and boring too It s a uick fun read Just not realistic in any way shape andor form I love a good scandal book where there is secrets lies and everything inbetween Man I feel so privileged to have read this ARC Once I started reading I could not stop reading it It reminded mef so many TV shows I watch that I could not uite put my finger The Lady Elizabeth on which show it isIn this story we meet Addie Webster who has been kidnapped as a child and held in some compound Her parents who are high profile grieve for their daughter and continue to look for her for a while As time goesn Addie s father becomes the President American General of The United States Mark Webster has not had a good first term as the Republican s havene way and The Democrat s have another way He is fighting like hell to keep the Wishes and Worries ovalffice positionThen The Downs Syndrome Handbook one day Addie shows up and everyone s world is turned upside down Her return is very weird and at a bad time for her father as he is trying to get things inrder and keep his Presidency Not nly does her family feel weary but her childhood best friend "DARROW FERGUSSON IS ALSO WEARY OF HIS BEST FRIENDS "Fergusson is also weary f his best friends He is the son When All Hell Breaks Loose of the President s Chief and can t fathom what happenedr what Addie went throughDarrow has some skeleton s in his closet so when he is approached to spy Hell Fire (Corine Solomon, on Addie he does He knows he can t be exposed so he will do anything to keep his secrets a secret Addie is considered a victimf a fringe political group but people around her are wondering is she is back as a mole with a mission to hurt them r is as a mole with a mission to hurt them r is back and ready to put her life behind herIf she is back with a mission will she fulfill it SOG or will she go rouge and run from the political grou. ’t know what to think How could the girl he’s missed for all these years be a threat to the United States Still at the riskf having his Seven Bad Ideas own secrets exposed Darrow agrees to spyn AddieHe soon realizes that his Alien Diplomacy (Katherine Kitty Katt, old friend is much than the traumatized victimf a political fringe group Addie has come with a missionbut will she choose to complete it.
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HOMELAND MEETS THE GALLAGHER GIRLSREVIEW TO COME SOONREAD OFmeets The Gallagher GirlsReview to come soonRead Togo of reviewsn YA Romantics r Think Homeland meets The Gallagher GirlsReview to come soonRead f my reviews Better on YA Romanticsr me Slakes Limbo on Bloglovin Thanks to the author for providing a free advance copyf this book for me to review This is a fast paced YA thriller which I read in no time There are many thought provoking layers in the plot Stockholm syndromecyber espionage and security civil rights family bonds living with guilt and coping with lossThe characters are appealing and well developed Jan Gangsei makes it easy to understand them and their feelingsI found the book too short though I wanted to know much about the characters and their background I wanted such a good plot to be developed furtherI would definitely read a seuel if available wwwtheleisurediariesblogspotcom At a GlanceZERO DAY was an exciting political mysterythriller that had me guessing from beginning to end Though there were times you have to suspend disbelief the All Clear (All Clear, overall fast pace and mystery make up for lackf plausibility If you re looking for a fast fun and twisty read I think you ll really enjoy this Straight Up and Personal: The World According to Grapes oneCoverI love the cover I think it may have a serious tone than the book actually does but I love that it givesff the political vibeActionThere s uite a bit The Killing Season (Trail of the Gunfighter, of action Kidnapping terrorist plots Secret Service evasions cyber hacking and murder aboundRomanceThe romance isn t front and center but it is there It s fullf tension and distrustHeroineIs Addie a heroine Or is she a villain Just Saving Sweetness onef the many uestionsHeroHow can there be a hero when you can t trust anyoneFavorite Supporting CharacterI really liked Addie s Secret Service guard though her name is escaping me She was pretty funny though she probably should keep a better eye A Great Day for Pup! on her chargeSomething I lovedI loved how nothing was black and white and how I never uite knew what was going to happen I also REALLY enjoyed the way Jan took us around DC and NOVA I live in the area and it was so fun to read about characters going to a lotf my favorite spots SHAKE SHACKSomethings I hatedI really didn t understand why some choices were made at the end after revelations were made but I can t really say anything without spoilingCliffhanger The story could be "wrapped up r it could continue There s definitely some loose ends that aren t all tied "up r it could continue There s definitely some loose ends that aren t all tied a bow at the endWould I recommend itYes I d say this is a good in between book for those who need a break between emotionally exhausting reads Bad Day in Blackrock or for those who just like fun mysteriesWill I buykeep itread the seuelI m definitely keeping thisne Penny from Heaven on my shelf after my daughter finished reading itBook DoppelgangersPRETENDING TO BE ERICA by Michelle Penchaud DAUGHTER OF DEEP SILENCE by Carrie Ryan HEIST SOCIETY by Ally CarterContent Language Moderate 10 S 2 F Sexuality Mild kissing Violence Moderate murder terrorist plots suicide attempt nothing graphic Other notables Some underage drinking and drug use mentioned AndyeReading Teen Zero Day is entertaining but it s also clearly written by someone who has almost no idea how computer hacking domestic terrorism OR the political world works We re legitimately supposed to believe that a teenager without any professional training can hack the White House server without getting detected And in five minutes at that COME ON Also Jan Gangsei has a definite telling vs showing problem throughout the book It made for some seriously awkward sentences Finally the book endsn an unnecessary and frankly stupid cliffhanger which is just about my biggest pet peeve ever More reviews at Mrs ReaderPantsREVIEW I read this in The Real Deal one sitting so amazing I reuested this book for review when I read the blurbn NetGalley but I was absolutely hooked from the very first chapter This reminds me Nursing Care Plans of John Grishamr Tom Clancy for teens I lo. Eight years ago Addie Webster was the victim Caste of the most notorious kidnappingf the decade Addie vanished and her high profile parents were forced to move The World's Sexiest Bedrooms onMark Webster is now presidentf the United States fighting to keep the Oval Office after a tumultuous first term Then the unthinkable happens the president’s daughter resurfaces Addie is brought. ,