I liked the idea of not living off of only EMOTIONS but the tears themselves.
I get that was something she had to do in order to live, but the way in which she never truly cared about most of the people she fed off of bothered me.
I thought this was a pretty good book and I enjoyed the premise of "emotional vampires".
We have all of Patrick Jones's books. Great writer with good stories relevant to our students. Our students enjoy reading his books and he has been kind enough to come and speak... Read morePublished on May 1, 2012 by Cassy Stevens
I thoroughly enjoyed this book, it was a big change of story, compared to the normal book and I must say I was puzzled as to what the story behind it would be... Read morePublished on April 26, 2010 by StarShadow
I absolutely loved the premise of the book. I was looking forward to some great hurt/comfort in this book, an angsty crying boy, and the girl absorbing his tears and comforting... Read morePublished on April 16, 2010 by SirenPrincess
I was excited when I first heard about this book, such a twist on a specific genre that has been essentially the same over time with only minor changes. Read morePublished on April 2, 2010 by Sherry Reads
I was really looking forward to `The Tear Collector'. It is a pretty good book, but has some serious flaws. Read morePublished on February 27, 2010 by StarReviewer
I really enjoyed reading this book. The vampire novels that are written now a days express the stereotypical blood sucking vampires. Read morePublished on February 25, 2010 by Bookworm
Vampires, zombies, and werewolves seem to be dominating young adult literature, but Patrick Jones has created another life form with enough similarities to make it popular, but... Read morePublished on January 13, 2010 by TeensReadToo
I was pretty excited about getting a copy of this book for review. It's a whole new world that I've never read before. Read morePublished on January 2, 2010 by Amazon Customer
THE TEAR COLLECTOR attempts to work an interesting spin on the well-established genre of vampire lit, but fails miserably at raising readers' sympathies and holding their... Read morePublished on December 17, 2009 by S. Su