☀ Gravity (The Taking, #1) PDF / Epub ✍ Author Melissa West – Bassgrotto.co.uk

Gravity (The Taking, #1) In The Future, Only One Rule Will Matter Don T Ever Peek.Seventeen Year Old Ari Alexander Just Broke That Rule And Saw The Last Person She Expected Hovering Above Her Bed Arrogant Jackson Locke, The Most Popular Boy In Her School She Expects Instant Execution Or Some Kind Of Freak Alien Punishment, But Instead, Jackson Issues A Challenge Help Him, Or Everyone On Earth Will Die Ari Knows She Should Report Him, But Everything About Jackson Makes Her Question What She S Been Taught About His Kind And Against Her Instincts, She S Falling For Him But Ari Isn T Just Any Girl, And Jackson Wants Than Her Attention She S A Military Legacy Who S Been Trained By Her Father And Exposed To War Strategies And Societal Information No One Can Know Especially An Alien Spy, Like Jackson Giving Jackson The Information He Needs Will Betray Her Father And Her Country, But Keeping Silent Will Start A War


10 thoughts on “Gravity (The Taking, #1)

  1. says:

    Let me make sure I understand you want me to lie to my dad, turn my back on my species, my people Do you really expect me to trust an Ancient over my own family No, but I hope you ll surprise me I fix my gaze on Jackson Consider it doneI have no words.This is your typical teenaged heroine saves the world book that really doesn t have anything new to add the standard range of YA tropes The main character is really smart but makes tremendously dumb choices Her love interest is a stLet me make sure I understand you want me to lie to my dad, turn my back on my species, my people Do you really expect me to trust an Ancient over my own family No, but I hope you ll surprise me I fix my gaze on Jackson Consider it doneI have no words.This is your typical teenaged heroine saves the world book that really doesn t have anything new to add the standard range of YA tropes The main character is really smart but makes tremendously dumb choices Her love interest is a stalker but it s ok, because he s just protecting her while she s taking off her clothes There s no point in kicking some ass when you have a boy there to protect you even if you rethan capable of doing it The human race is full of assholes There s going to be a love hexagon triangle Evolution doesn t work, because futuristic humans are really, really stupid Aliens are horrifying dumb despite their supposed age, technology, and sagacityFor example, this is how they disguise themse...


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    NOTE I read the early arc version not the finished arc.I was never really into aliens until I read Obsidian and then I became quite obsessed with them When I came across Gravity during it s cover reveal, I thought it was the perfect book I mean helloooooo, have you seen the cover The summary The killer line DON T EVER PEEK How can I NOT want this book Obviously I was dying to get my hands on this I had a hell lot of expectations for this book and lemme tell you, it...


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    Free on Kindle today UK I don t want to do this Please don t make me do this.And then the smooth cloth slides over my eyes, blinding me I relax for only a moment, then the patch suctions around my eyes as though laced into the bone, and I feel it against my temple, pressing, digging in I want to pull away I scream out for Mom to help me and hear her say over and over that it s okay, everything s okay. Thi Free on Kindle today UK I don t want to do this Please don t make me do this.And then the smooth cloth slides over my eyes, blinding me I relax for only a moment, then the patch suctions around my eyes as though laced into the bone, and I feel it against my temple, pressing, digging in I want to pull away I scream out for Mom to help me and hear her say over and over that it s okay, everything s okay. This was a really good Sci Fi Alien Dystopian story, and even though this is the second time I ve read it, I really liked it Each night I wait by my window, my curiosity almost too much to stand, while I scan the trees hoping to ...


  4. says:

    Gravity was such an addicting read I finished the book in one day, two sittings When I picked it up at my bookstore I thought it sounded intriguing and noticed it had a gorgeous cover, with a praising quote from Jennifer L Armentrout I might add Basically, I had high expectations and they were met.The beginning started with such a unique bang I couldn...


  5. says:

    LOVE this book Think HUNGER GAMES meets the television show V with a hint of MATCHED and you ll have a pretty good feel for Melissa s series.


  6. says:

    Dear Ari, You better live up to my nameFULL REVIEW Oh, it felt so good, so personal to read my name in this story.Ari. Ari. Every time I read this name it filled me with joy and my heart started to beat a bit faster It was like the book had been written just for me.Well, you can t blame me for all this excitement, because it s not like it rains all the time with characters that share my name and if you re wondering which you are totally not, but I don t care Ari is a girl fi Dear Ari, You better live up to my nameFULL REVIEW Oh, it felt so good, so personal to read my name in this story.Ari. Ari. Every time I read this name it filled me with joy and my heart started to beat a bit faster It was like the book had been written just for me.Well, you can t blame me for all this excitement, because it s not like it rains all the time with characters that share my name and if you re wondering which you are totally not, but I don t care Ari is...


  7. says:

    Incoherent plot, the premise lacks believability, the events and circumstances are never properly explained No resolution to the story Lack of proper background or world building Incredibly dull, weak characters Cheesy, nausea inducing insta love


  8. says:

    3.5 stars This cover. It invokes the theme of 2001 A Space Odyssey the music intro , doesn t it Uh yeahthe book wasn t quite that epic Boo Even so, I was still kind of vibing on Gravity, in spite of there being a severe loss of interplanetary stuffs traveling across worlds through the use of trees doesn t quite give off the same what a massive galaxy to traverse feel I actually liked this book quite a bit It was fun My not super high rating is only reflective of me wishing for 3.5 stars This cover. It invokes the theme of 2001 A Space Odyssey the music intro , doesn t it Uh yeahthe book wasn t quite that epic Boo Even so, I was still kind of vibing on Gravity, in spite of there being a severe loss of interplanetary stuffs traveling across worlds through the use of trees doesn t quite give off the same what a massive galaxy to traverse feel I actually liked this book quite a bit It was fun My not super high rating is only reflective of me wishing forsci fi and not at all due to a lack of enjoyment But first, a gripe Why have most recent YA space and or alien books been showcasing like paranormal romance instead of sci fi Even though I like The Lux series, it s always bothered me that the books read like pnr and not sci fi Why use aliens for your creatures if you re going to write pnr Granted, I think that Gravity t...


  9. says:

    11 19 15 I haven t read this one yet, but it s been on my TBR forever b c ALIENS, I love em Anyway, it s been a FREEBIE for several days now FYI.


  10. says:

    While I do love and enjoy sci fi novels, I have rarely come about any that involve Aliens I can actually only recall 2 I Am Number Four, and Obsidian Both were good and a great change from the same old In Gravity, we get another unique addition into the genre The world Melissa has created has some holes and grey areas, but overall, the mix of dystopian and aliens is a great way to create an original post apocalyptic world with very neat, but also very scary, aspects We begin this book with While I do love and enjoy sci fi novels, I have rarely come about any that involve Aliens I can actually only recall 2 I Am Number Four, and Obsidian Both were good and a great change from the same old In Gravity, we get another unique addition into the genre The world Melissa has created has some holes and grey areas, but overall, the mix of dystopian and aliens is a great way to create an original post apocalyptic world with very neat, but also very scary, aspects We begin this book with a prologue that occurs during Ari s childhood, when she has to face for the first time the very real fact that aliens are among them now, and what it means to live in this world with them This chapter sets a great intriguing tone for the book Making it instantly exciting, while heightening our curiosity of the journey we re about to embark upon Then when we meet Ari again as a teenager, it s during ...


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