Written by Becca Fitzpatrick
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A gripping romance tinged with a strange and dark side as forces from long, long ago. Nora never meant to get into a deep romance and she certainly never means to fall for Patch. But Patch’s blue eyes are irresistible even if his behaviour is unpredictable. Nora gets seriously concerned when Patch seems to know everything about her. How does he do that? Soon Nora finds she is caught up in powers that are outside the normal. How can she stay in the present and stay safe?
Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick
Nora's never been particularly attracted to the boys at her school. Not until Patch came along. With his easy smile and eyes that seem to see inside her, she is drawn to him against her better judgement. But after a series of terrifying encounters, Nora's not sure who to trust. Patch seems to be everywhere she is and knows more about her than her closest friends.And when she tries to seek some answers, she finds herself near a truth that is way more unsettling than anything Patch makes her feel. For Nora is right in the middle of a centuries-old battle between the immortal and those that have fallen - and sooner or later, she's going to have to pick sides...
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"A fast-paced, exhilarating read... fans of paranormal romance should be rapt."
- Publishers Weekly
"arresting and inspiring" - Books for Keeps
"Well written, lovingly crafted, with a savvy protagonist with a love interest so quirky and unpredictable it is going to have the reader with their heart in their mouth the whole way." - Falcata Times
"The story is well-paced and I didn't guess what was going on so found myself
hooked to discover the truth. I found the most exciting part was the last third of the book and I stayed up way past my bedtime to finish it!" - The Bookbag
"I've read it myself, and it is absolutely brilliant!" - BellaAndEdward.com
"Hush, Hush is just as amazing as everybody has been saying it is. I completely and utterly loved it." - Solittletimeforbooks.blogspot.com
"I want to make people read this book because it is that good - just not my copy as I need to reread it." - teenlibrarian.co.uk
"It's this layer of suspense and darkness that separates Hush, Hush from many other young adult novels." - Bookgeeks
"You know that feeling when you slide into a nice, hot bath after being out in the
freezing cold? That's what reading this book is like." - Once Upon A Bookcase
"A powerful and hypnotic first novel that delights and terrifies with every turn." - Teen Librarian.co.uk
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Simon & Schuster Children's an imprint of Simon & Schuster Ltd
27th May 2010
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