After Her Sister Athena S Tragic Death, It S Obvious That Grief Stricken Persephone Phe Archer No Longer Belongs In Los Angeles Hoping To Make Sense Of Her Sister S Sudden Demise And The Cryptic Dreams Following It, Phe Abandons Her Bubbly LA Life To Attend An Uptight East Coast Preparatory School In Shadow Hills, MA A School Which Her Sister Mysteriously Mentioned In Her Last Diary Entry Before She Died Once There, Phe Quickly Realizes That Something Is Deeply Amiss In Her New Town Not Only Does Shadow Hills History Boast An Unexplained Epidemic That Decimated Hundreds Of Its Citizens In The s, But Its Modern Townies Also Seem Eerily Psychic, With The Bizarre Ability To Bend Metal Even Zach The Gorgeous Stranger Phe Meets And Immediately Begins To Lust After Seems As If He Is Hiding Something Serious Phe Is Determined To Get To The Bottom Of It The Longer She Stays There, The She Suspects That Her Sister S Untimely Death And Her Own Destiny Are Intricately Linked To Those Who Reside In Shadow Hills


10 thoughts on “Shadow Hills (Shadow Hills, #1)

  1. Anastasia Hopcus Anastasia Hopcus says:

    I wasn t going to rate my own book, but then a friend pointed out that even a presidential candidate gets to vote for themselves So hooray for my book baby


  2. Nic Nic says:

    Loved it I would have never guessed that this is Anastasia Hopcus debut novel She is an extraordinary writer Original, addictive and wonderfully descriptive It is a fast paced and gripping read that had me constantly guessing When one mystery was solved another would arise One scene also had my heart pumping and gave me chills I also loved the paranormal element in this story is refreshingly different from other books out there A mix of science, magic and mythology Phe, the main charact Loved it I would have never guessed that this is Anastasia Hopcus debut novel She is an extraordinary writer Original, addictive and wonderfully descriptive It is a fast paced and gripping read that had me constantly guessing When one mystery was solved another would arise One scene also had my heart pumping and gave me chills I also loved the paranormal element in this story is refreshingly different from other books out there A mix of science, magic and mythology Phe, the mai...


  3. daisychainbooks daisychainbooks says:

    Shadow Hills has been a hotly anticipated 2010 release around the blogosphere, and now I know why Anastasia Hopcus has delivered a great story combining elements of gothic mystery with Greek mythology, shady town secrets, great characters, and one of the hottest YA romances I ve read in a while If you ve been...


  4. Jennifer Jennifer says:

    Shadow Hills was so engrossing, I couldn t put it down I found myself almost frantic, needing to know what was going to happen next The story is a compelling mystery with an amazing mix of science and magic I don t think I have ever read a book like this before I loved every scene, no, every single word of this novel I can say, without a doubt, Shadow Hills is going to be one of my top picks of 2010, as it has already been added to my short lis...


  5. Meaghan Meaghan says:

    This is a book I have been really excited about, I saw it at BEA and was pining after it but could not manage to get a copy But when I got to ALA and saw it again I was lucky enough to get a copy and I think I even did a little happy dance when I did This is another book that I started and finished in one day, even though it is almost 400 pages, but I am on vacation so reading is taking priority right now One of the things I like about this book is that the paranormal element is not what y This is a book I have been really excited about, I saw it at BEA and was pining after it but could not manage to get a copy But when I got to ALA and saw it again I was lucky enough to get a copy and I think I even did a little happy dance when I did This is another book that I started and finished in one day, even though it is almost 400 pages, but I am on vacation...


  6. Kate Kate says:

    Shadow Hills is an intriguing mix of Greek mythology, mystery, romance, and a hint of suspense From page one, readers will be sucked in to the captivating world that Hopcus has created It is vibrant, full of life, and descriptions.The premise of Shadow Hills is completely engaging You enter into the novel believing that Phe is mainly wanting to find answers about her sister s life But what you get is so muchThis...


  7. Angela Angela says:

    A cutie description Since the death of her sister, Phe has felt empty, aimless, and lost, her world now turned upside down with grief and regret When she starts having strange dreams similar to ones her own sister had suffered from before her death, Phe searches for answers Answers which she believes can be found at Devenish Prep in the small town of Shadow Hills, Massachusetts Little does she know that this small town not only holds the key to her understanding herself and her sister, but it A cutie description Since the death of her sister, Phe has felt empty, aimless, and lost, her world now turned upside down with grief and regret When she starts having strange dreams similar to ones her own sister had suffered from before her death, Phe searches for answers Answers which she believes can be found at Devenish Prep in the small town of Shadow Hills, Massachusetts Little does she know that this small town not only holds the key to her understanding herself and her sister, but it s guarding its own dark and deadly secrets.cutie starts to ramble o...


  8. Emilee Emilee says:

    My Thoughts The back story of Shadow Hills is so deep and well developed that you can t help but suspect everyone right off the bat, even though you re not sure what exactly you are suspecting them of The first chapter is a fabulous opening It s informative, visual, and suspenseful You get a small dose of everything the book has to offer.The characters all ha...


  9. ~Tina~ ~Tina~ says:

    There is always a set amount of mystery and suspense when it comes to pretty much any, if not all, paranormal books that I ve read, but Shadow Hills really tops it off in the what the hell is going on category This book left me guessing through out the entire story and I couldn t for the life of me guess what the paranormal element could have been, that s pretty impressive when a book can keep me on my toes like this, so needless to say, I had a lot of fun with this book.Phe is a very likable c There is always a set amount of mystery and suspense when it comes to pretty much any, if not all, paranormal books that I ve read, but Shadow Hills really tops it off in the what the hell is going on category This book left me g...


  10. Raquel Domingos Raquel Domingos says:

    My first review yaay Ok, so I couldn t finish to read the book, I honestly couldn t bring myself to do it I read almost the whole book, I only had a few pages left First of all the Phersephone is stupid, I won t say that she is copletely dumb, but she isnt very smart Second The love between Phe and Zach doesn t touch me at all, it is not convincing, they don t even know each other and they are saying I love you I m not saying that every story that has love at first glance sucks, wh My first review yaay Ok, so I couldn t finish to read the book, I honestly couldn t bring myself to do it I read almost the whole book, I only had ...