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is taking me several months to read and post reviews therefore until “my to be
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July 20, 2011

Review: Desires of the Dead + Giveaway


Violet can sense the echoes of those who've been murdered—and the matching imprint that clings to their killers. Only those closest to her know what she is capable of, but when she discovers the body of a young boy she also draws the attention of the FBI, threatening her entire way of life.

As Violet works to keep her morbid ability a secret, she unwittingly becomes the object of a dangerous obsession. Normally she'd turn to her best friend, Jay, except now that they are officially a couple, the rules of their relationship seem to have changed. And with Jay spending more and more time with his new friend Mike, Violet is left with too much time on her hands as she wonders where things went wrong. But when she fills the void by digging into Mike's tragic family history, she stumbles upon a dark truth that could put everyone in danger. Excerpt from Kimberly’s website.

Desires of the Dead was just as awesome as The Body Finder. I love that Vi and Jay’s relationship is still strong. They are just to perfect for each other it really makes me super jealous!  

Once again I had no idea who the bad guy was which I love because it really makes me think about the clues even harder. I do suck and fail at the game CLUE. But it’s all good fun when your wrong and you get surprised (I think it is anyways).

I like that Vi is able to talk more freely about her skills to certain people, it shows her character development. I can’t wait for The Last Echo and see how Vi’s character will develop further as well as her relationship with Jay.

The Rating:

5 out of 5

The Details:

Format: Hardcover
Dimensions: 368 Pages, 6 x 8.75 x 1.14 in
Published: February 7, 2011
Publisher: Harpercollins Publishers
ISBN - 10:0061779849
ISBN - 13:9780061779848


1 winner will win



- Must be 13 years or older

- International – I will cover the shipping costs Smile

- Name/Email Address to enter

- Giveaway end July 31, 2011 at midnight MST, Winners will be announced Aug 1 or 2

- Extended to Aug 7, 2011 at midnight MST, Winners announced Aug 8 or 9

- Winners chosen by and will have 48 hrs to respond to the email I send.


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  1. So glad you liked this one! I didn't love it quite as much as 'The Body Finder' but I did really enjoy it.

  2. I have still yet to read the first book o_0 It's great to know that the ending of this one came as a surprise though! (or well who the bad guy is)

    I'm also really excited about the next Derting book The Pledge.

    Sniffly Kitty
    Sniffly Kitty's Mostly Books

  3. Glad you liked this book :) I really loved the first one but haven't read the second one yet :(
    Kimberly Derting is an amazing author^^

    lnhphm24 {at} hotmail {dot} com

  4. well i have not read your book but love to read them i can say i re twitted and face book and then Google it

  5. I haven't read this series yet but sounds very interesting!
    Thanks for the giveaway!