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Deadly Little Games: A Touch Novel Hardcover – December 28, 2010


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Product Details

  • Age Range: 18 and up
  • Grade Level: 7 - 9
  • Series: A Touch Novel
  • Hardcover: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Hyperion Book CH; 1 edition (December 28, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1423131606
  • ISBN-13: 978-1423131601
  • Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.9 x 1.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #265,794 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Laurie Faria Stolarz(www.lauriestolarz.com.) is the author of the first two books in the Touch series,Deadly Little SecretandDeadly Little Lies,as well as the highly popular young adult novelsProject 17,Blue Is for Nightmares,White Is for Magic,Silver Is for Secrets,Red Is for Remembrance, andBlack Is for Beginnings.

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Laurie Faria Stolarz (Massachusetts) has a great interest in young adult culture, and admires young adults for their passion, energy, and creativity. Blue is for Nightmares is the product of her desire to write a novel that would have appealed to herself at that age, namely one that has a blending of suspense, romance, and the art of keeping secrets.
Stolarz has an MFA in Creative Writing with a concentration in Young Adult Literature and a graduate certificate in Screenwriting, both from Emerson College in Boston. She currently teaches writing and is a member of the SCBWI as well as several professional writing groups. She has also written and edited numerous middle school and high schools texts.

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The last time I read one of the books was several months back, and now that more have come out, I'm so excited to read them!
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The story is well paced and each character is given a fair amount of development which makes them likeable and believable.
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9 of 10 people found the following review helpful By Fiktshun on December 28, 2010
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Poor Camelia. Ever since Ben has come into her life things have gone on a downward spiral. First there was the whole situation with Matt, then Debbie Marcus, and now this.

Discovering she had a psychometric ability was hard enough to deal with. But then she begins sculpting Adam's body parts - his eyes, his lips - for reasons she doesn't understand. All she knows is that her sculptures must mean something, but what?

Is it because their almost-kiss is her regret? Or could it be something else - a premonition that Adam is in danger? Even if it means losing Ben, her soul-mate, the only person who can truly understand her abilities, is she willing to put Adam's life at risk?

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Deadly Little Games is the third book in the Touch series by author Laurie Faria Stolarz. This book is another nail-biting mystery in a series whose main character, Camelia, has the psychometric ability to discern certain future events through her art - sculpting, in specific.

As the series has progressed, we learn more about Camelia's ability, where it has originated, and just how accurate it truly is. Her ability has been both a gift and a curse. While it has gotten her into these situations, it has also enabled her to solve them.

Each book in the series is fast-paced and exciting, with twists and turns that leave you guessing until the very end. Deadly Little Games is no exception. Somewhere between the hidden meaning behind her sculptures and the mysterious crossword clues, lies the answer to the deadly little game that only Camelia, Kimmie and Wes seem willing to play.

For fans of this series, this installment will not disappoint. As the puzzle continues to grow, so does the tension between Camelia and Ben over her involvement with Adam.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Alexandra Black on January 1, 2011
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This book, as the other reviewers claimed, was very good and somewhat frustrating all in one. It was refreshing to watch Camelia grow up a bit as a person, as well in regards to her powers. Many of the other characters inlcuding Wes and Kimmie were finally getting the development that they truly deserved.

I was surprised first of all that the book takes place so close after the last; however, I found it refreshing that Adam came back and did not simply dissappear. Some of the book such as the transcripts and some of the crossword puzzles were extremely obvious but still enjoyable. I loved the developement of Aunt Alexia and am looking forward to how Stolarz addresses her in the next book.

I found Ben somewhat frustrating since his character was not particularly dynamic or interesting until the very end. There was very little about him included besides for his "bad feeling" that he sensed. I did enjoy some of the scenes that he was in otherwise. The ending of course was frustrating and I hope that Ben becomes more dynamic again in the next book and I hope that him in Camelia get things worked out. I find their attitude about their relationship frustrating, but it wouldn't be a good book if Stolarz made everything perfect for them and didn't frustrate the reader just a little....

I have been a fan of Stolarz's for some years now and have found this book to fall right in line with what I loved about her BIFN series and the other two books in this series. This book by far did NOT dissappoint and I am extremely excited for the release of Deadly Little Voices in November 2011. The plot change was great as was the character development and the perfectly frustrating ending (Ben and Cam), Stolarz just keeps adding to my expectations! This book is a must read for any fan of any of her books.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By A. L. Myers on January 22, 2011
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I really enjoyed the first books of the series and was a little disappointed by how predictable this book was. There was little suspense involved and the book should have focused more on Camelia's Aunt to really get the reader engaged. The usual pattern of Camelia lying to her parents and hiding things just makes the book feel like a repeat of the previous books instead of something fresh.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Tippy5377 on January 3, 2011
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Just as suspenseful as the others. And just like the others, you think you know the answer up until the end. But I screamed out loud with the cliff hanger ending - can't wait for Deadly Little Voices!
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By kelly berta on January 12, 2014
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I loved this book. read it in like 3 days. I didn't think it was a series so I read games.
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By Romina Balletta on November 10, 2013
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If all books kept me as interested as this one.... I don't think I would move from a chair... till the end the book keeps you hoping... too much
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By Lisa on September 29, 2013
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This is truly a nancy drew meets twilight story. The book is ok. However, it's hard to put down. It's a simple read.
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By awesome:) pineapple on September 13, 2013
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This book is everything from romance to evil friends. I could not put it down. If any one looks at it and doesn't read it they are totally stupid. It's the best series I have ever read. You won't be able to put it down. And you will instantly fall in love with the characters. So stop reading this and read thus amazing book now.
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