The Summoning. Chloe Saunders sees dead people. Yes, like in the films. The problem is, in real life saying you see ghosts gets you a one-way ticket to the. Standalone Novels (Scroll down for series books). Wherever She Goes. Standalone Young Adult Novels. Aftermath Missing The Masked Truth. Books by Series. My name is Chloe Saunders and my life will never be the same again. All I wanted was to make friends, meet boys, and keep on being ordinary. I don’t even kno.

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I feel I should state three things before starting this review.

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The third problem, isn’t so much of problem, but Chloe and Derek seem to be based heavily on Armstrong’s Elena and Clay, almost as if she is playing a what if. When she suffers a breakdown in school, her guardian, Aunt Laure 3. Armstrong plays with this idea several times in the books and shows, not tells, but shows the reader that Chloe really likes, understands, and studies film.

Well, I’m glad I got back. He is diagnosed with antisocial personality disorder at Lyle House, and he is there because of an incident months ago caused by his protecting Simon against a racially motivated attack. Jun 01, Tatiana kellwy it liked it Recommends it for: Now there are ghosts everywhere and they won’t leave me alone.

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Let me clarify that: That’s what Aunt Lauren had wanted to talk summonong me about after school. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Anyone ever tell you your sense of timing really sucks?

While this book was definitely a page turner, I was a little disappointed in it. I would recommend it for maybe 12 or 13 years and up. Dang, I didn’t figure that out two hundred pages ago! A talk with the house doctor claims Chloe has schizophrenia, and that seems impossible because she still is seeing ghosts.


This series is a brilliant series and one full of romance, paranormal subjects, betrayal, lies and trust. In fact, there are some really nice touches. View all 5 comments. Simon is shown to be very armsrong, as opposed to Derek’s tense nature, and is diabetic. Then we met the dreaded cliffhanger because I hate those. Read all three books and it was well Yet on the whole this is the freshest, most compelling novel Kelley Armstrong’s written for quite some time, reinvigorating my passion for her books.

As her new friends’ stories unfold, Chloe begins to question the motivation behind Lyle House. It is a slow-paced tthe but drew me in and I could get back into it really easily, even though I read it over a couple of weeks, as I was unwell.

Not a lot but I expect things to get better on the next books. That’s why I don’t play the drums.

So, over all, I was quite underwhelmed with this book and I have absolutely no intention of reading the others. The author’s stepped her characterisation up to a new level. My parents figured it was my creative version of make-believe friends, inventing a whole cast of characters. It seems though, that all of my creative faculties summoningg been sucked away since I spent eighty percent of this book imagining what the story COULD have been. I didn’t find that she had much depth and she came across as a weak character.

My name is Chloe Saunders and my life will never be the same again. I have never been so disappointed in the ending of a book my kelldy Towards the end of the book, she gains street smarts, though she has had a relatively non street life. Is it possible that people we think are ill are actually in touch with things we can’t see or hear?


Was a half-demon with the power of telekinesis and is now a ghost hide spoiler kelly. But that’s the main point which traps the readers to turn the pages of yhe book. It is speculated that Tori has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder.

Melissa Martin’s Reading List Clothing, video game, computer, electronics, department store, restaurant chain, painkiller, car brands mentioned. Everything it seemed to promise was just smoke and mirrors behind what it really provided. Darkest Powers, Book 1. Chloe Saunders is a white American fifteen-year-old girl who aspires to become a film director and goes to tye art school. Drawing on elements dear to horror lovers secretly buried corpses, evil doctors, werewolves, telekinesisArmstrong adds a stylish degree of suspense.

To top it all off, I somehow got myself locked up in Lyle House, a “special home” for troubled teens.

Hell, I don’t even like YA anymore. If your looking for a young adult, somewhat creepy book then you should pick this one up. A failed escape attempt leaves Chloe imprisoned and attracted to two supernatural brothers.

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The ending, while still a armtsrong, brings with it a chilling closure. They suck my soul into the book and make me turn into a reading zombie and just buy any book from that series so that I can see what the hell is going to happen in the next book.

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