Feb 3, 2012

This follow friday... Let's talk LOVE TRIANGLES!!!

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This Weeks Question
Q. Define what char­ac­ter­is­tics your favorite books share. Do they all have a kick ass hero­ine or is the hot love inter­est the Alpha Male?
My Answer
I know I've said it multiple times in more than a few of my reviews but I'm totally gonna say it again...
Give me a good love triangle and I'm sold!
Something about the whole unrequited love thing, mixed with secrets, lies, and jealousy! LOVE IT! I know most people have been ranting lately about the overuse of love triangles in YA, and sometimes it can get annoying (mostly when the love triangle isn't really much of a triangle) but this book blogger can't get enough!

Here's a list of a few of my favorite Love Triangle Books!
(1) Personal Demons - By Lisa Desrochers
(2) Matched - Ally Condi
(3) - Shade - By Jeri Smith Redi
(4) - Firelight - By Sophie Jordan
(5) Nightshade - By Andrea Cremer
(6) The Summer Series - By Jenny Han 
(7) - Clockwork Angel - By Cassandra Clare
(8) Vampire Academy - By Richelle Mead
AND SO MANY MORE!!!!

If anyone else has a suggestion for Love Triangle books.. Just let me know! I'd love to add to my list! 
Have a Happy Follow Friday Everyone!!!

19 comments:

  1. Ohhhh yes when Love Triangles are well written I really love them :) I don't like the stupid ones, where the guys just gush over some girl who's obviously never going to love them back, but whatever LOL!

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  2. Those are some good love triangles there! I have to admit, as much as I complain about love triangles, I do like them! They have to be written well though! I've come across a few that felt like the triangle was there just to have it!

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    1. Yeah I thought about naming a few not so great love triangles too but then I decided not to go there lol!

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  3. New follower from the blog hop! I really like love triangles too! Here is my FF if you'd like to follow back: http://theonceandfuturelibrarian.blogspot.com/2012/02/feature-and-follow-friday-5.html

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  4. YES!! I love the love triangles in YA. I do agree with you in that some of them are thrown in and don't make sense exept to add unnecessary conflict. However, most of them are amazing and I love them. I think it's something between having the two amazing guys that are almost opposites vying for the attention of the beautiful MC. I love the options that each provides. That and well, the jealousy and lies are always exciting to read.

    Danielle @ Novelly Antithetical
    My FF

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  5. Wow! I've never heard anyone say that they want love triangles. I hate them, lol. But, they're starting to grow on me. I'm glad you like them. I always want the third wheel to die a horrible death.

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  6. That's really interesting! Have you ever read The Once and Future King? It's a little different from what you usually read, but it is an amazing book on all fronts and...Lancelont/Guinevere/Arthur. What more need I say?

    Also--I feel blasphemous suggesting a movie on a book blog but I'm going to do it anyway--you should watch Tristan & Isolde. Some people are critical of it, but WOW, what a love triangle...

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  7. I'm glad you shared a list of books with good love triangles in them. I'm up for a love triangle as long as it'a a "real" one. Most of the books you have listed are on my TBR list but I haven't read them....yet. Looks like I need to get reading.

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  8. If done right, I really enjoy a good love triangle also.

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  9. Hello! I am a new follower!! Found you via the blog hop! Can't wait to read your posts!

    Claire
    http://clairelouisereads.blogspot.com.au/

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