Marked (House of Night, #1)

About the Author: P.C. Cast

PC was born in the Midwest, and grew up being shuttled back and forth between Illinois and Oklahoma, which is where she fell in love with Quarter Horses and mythology at about the same time After high school, she joined the United States Air Force and began public speaking and writing After her tour in the USAF, she taught high school for 15 years before retiring to write full time PC is a 1 PC was born in the Midwest, and grew up being shuttled back and forth between Illinois and Oklahoma, which is where she fell in love with Quarter Horses and mythology at about the same time After high school, she joined the United States Air Force and began public speaking and writing After her tour in the USAF, she taught high school for 15 years before retiring to write full time PC is a 1 New York Times and 1 USA Today Best Selling author and a member of the Oklahoma Writers Hall of Fame Her novels have been awarded the prestigious Oklahoma Book Award, YALSA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers, Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Award, the Prism, Holt Medallion, Daphne du Maurier, Booksellers Best, and the Laurel Wreath PC is an experienced teacher and talented speaker Ms Cast lives in Oregon near her fabulous daughter, her adorable pack of dogs, her crazy Maine Coon, and a bunch of horses House of Night Other World, book 1, LOVED, releases July 11th SUN WARRIOR, book 2 in the Tales of a New World series releases October 17th


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  • Paperback
  • 306 pages
  • Marked (House of Night, #1)
  • P.C. Cast
  • English
  • 03 July 2017
  • 0312360266

Marked (House of Night, #1) Also See Alternate Cover Editions For This ISBN ACEACE 1 After A Vampire Tracker Marks Her With A Crescent Moon On Her Forehead, 16 Year Old Zoey Redbird Enters The House Of Night And Learns That She Is No Average Fledgling She Has Been Marked As Special By The Vampyre Goddess Nyx And Has Affinities For All Five Elements Air, Fire Water, Earth And Spirit But She Is Not The Only Fledgling At The House Of Night With Special Powers When She Discovers That The Leader Of The Dark Daughters, The School S Most Elite Club, Is Mis Using Her Goddess Given Gifts, Zoey Must Look Deep Within Herself For The Courage To Embrace Her Destiny With A Little Help From Her New Vampyre Friends Or Nerd Herd, As Aphrodite Calls Them

10 thoughts on “Marked (House of Night, #1)

  1. Haleema says:

    Beware of spoilers But then again, just don t read this book Warning This review is just me being very negative In no way will this review sound intelligent and well written Therefore, if you wish to continue, you may.Anyway, I will start all the way from the beginning There are so many things I d like to point out.I pick up the book I see the cover It s a picture of half a girl s face I m guessing that s Zoey Whatever I look at the back There is a comment from Gena Showalter on the Beware of spoilers But then again, just don t read this book Warning This review is just me being very negative In no way will this review sound intelligent and well written Therefore, if you wish to continue, you may.Anyway, I will start all the way from the beginning There are so many things I d like to point out.I pick up the book I see the cover It s a picture of half a girl s face I m guessing that s Zoey Whatever I look at the back There is a comment from Gena Showalter on the top that says From the moment I stuck my face in this book it hooked me Totally awesome new take on vampires Marked is hot and dark and funny It rocks First of all, what kind of author talks like tha...

  2. Tiffany says:

    Read about half of it Hated it I m returning the rest to the library.The authors tried to make so many references to pop culture, they sounded ridiculous, and then were even proud of themselves for sounding like teenagers, as they stated in the preface Dumb They tried to make moral lessons out of the life of this fledgling, and had her reject things like Paris Hilton s weight, oral sex amongst teenagers, and Ashton Kutcher unfortunately liking older women Oh, and the world was separated Read about half of it Hated it I m returning the rest to the library.The authors tried to make so many references to pop culture, they sounded ridiculous, and then were even proud of themselves for sounding like teenagers, as they stated in the preface Dumb They tried to make moral lessons out of the life of this fledgling, and had her reject things like Paris Hilton s weight, oral sex amongst teenagers, and Ashton Kutcher unfortunately liking older women Oh, and the world was separated into the vampyres and the religious right Could they beobviously parading their own moral agenda in young adult fiction Regardless of whether you agree or disagree with the values they project in this book, they make it so plain that they are trying to jam pack the book with certain ideals that it turns out like literary crap If you want an awesome, captivating fantasy fiction series that gets teenage girls thinking about our over sexualized a...

  3. Clair says:

    A little while ago, I bought a battered old vampire novel for 1.50 from a charity shop Yet the moment I started posting that I was reading it on GoodReadsRUN AWAY WHILE YOU CAN THIS BOOK WAS AWFUL, YOUR EYEBALLS ARE GOING TO BLEED OUT OF YOUR SKULL DROP IT RIGHT NOW YOU LL BE SO MUCH HAPPIER IF YOU NEVER READ THIS PIECE OF CRAP YOU POOR THING, I LL BE PRAYING FOR YOU EVERY NIGHT Or something akin to that.And were my friends right YES Yes they were This book is absolutely atrocio A little while ago, I bought a battered old vampire novel for 1.50 from a charity shop Yet the moment I started posting that I was reading it on GoodReadsRUN AWAY WHILE YOU CAN THIS BOOK WAS AWFUL, YOUR EYEBALLS ARE GOING TO BLEED OUT OF YOUR SKULL DROP IT RIGHT NOW YOU LL BE SO MUCH HAPPIER IF YOU NEVER READ THIS PIECE OF CRAP YOU POOR THING, I LL BE PRAYING FOR YOU EVERY NIGHT Or something akin to that.And were my friends right YES Yes they were This book is absolutely atrocious I haven t come across something this bad since I struggled through the first one hundred pages of Fallen by Lauren Kate I may be twenty years old, and this is a teen vampire novel, but that s no excuse in my book Teen media, just like children s media, can be enjoyed by adults so long as you mix in the right ingredients clever humour and references, likeable characters, and maybe even a story one can really get into That has been a rule I have known for years.Too bad P.C and Kristin Cast never got t...

  4. Mel says:

    This was how the book started The first two pages literally went like this Tweeny 1 ZOMG like insert some teeny bs gossip here Tweeny 2 ZOMG like noteeny gossip andOMGs Tweeny 1 ZOMG like yeah All of a sudden some macho vamp guy stands in the hallway, points at teeny no 1 and is like ZOEY YOU HAVE BEEN CHOSEN TO BE THE MAIN CHARACTER IN A BOOK THAT IS SO NOT TRYING TO BE LIKE TWILIGHT BUT YEAH YOU HAVE BEEN CHOSEN Then they re like ZOMG YOU HAVE BEEN CHOSEN Tweeny 1 This was how the book started The first two pages literally went like this Tweeny 1 ZOMG like insert some teeny bs gossip here Tweeny 2 ZOMG like noteeny gossip andOMGs Tweeny 1 ZOMG like yeah All of a sudden some macho vamp guy stands in the hallway, points at teeny no 1 and is like ZOEY YOU HAVE BEEN CHOSEN TO BE THE MAIN CHARACTER IN A BOOK THAT IS SO NOT T...

  5. Jackie says:

    Oh, I liked this book SOOOOOOOOO much better than the Stephanie Meyer series these kids are smarter,diverse, less whiny and farintersting Add to that a new version of vampirism, and it s a completely winning combination The story telling is top notch, the characters are interesting, and the book is compelling start to finish I can t wait to dive into the next in this series And I have to ad...

  6. Saniya says:

    Lets get straight to the point here.This book was weird, disgusting and epic fail at the same time Let me tell you the whole story in pictures.Enjoy I don t know why, but some of the pics are not coming, sorry for that MARKED THE REAL STORY.Once upon a time, there was this stupid, smart ass girl named Zoey who was marked as a vamp yre But don t worry my fellow readers She was special in failing.Then this fail example of women got an annoying boyfriend, Heath who is always drunk l Lets get straight to the point here.This book was weird, disgusting and epic fail at the same time Let me tell you the whole story in pictures.Enjoy I don t know why, but some of the pics are not coming, sorry for that MARKED THE REAL STORY.Once upon a time, there was this stupid, smart ass girl named Zoey who was marked as a vamp yre But don t worry my fellow readers She was spec...

  7. Danielle. says:

    Okay, I m going to be posting gifs on this review because this book was just too much.My overall expression after reading up to 150 pages I wish I could give this no star or something of the sort I don t even know where to begin with this book It was retched, horrible, disdainful, etc etc P.C Cast as well as her daughter s writing is childish All the girls had blonde hair auburn blonde, strawberry blonde, blonde, curly blonde, etc it s irritating and the only girl, besides Zoey, tha Okay, I m going to be posting gifs on this review because this book was just too much.My overall expression after reading up to 150 pages I wish I could give this no star or something of the sort I don t even know where to begin with this book It was retched, horrible, disdainful, etc etc P.C Cast as well as her daughter s writing is childish All the girls had blonde hair auburn blonde, strawberry blonde, blonde, curly blonde, etc it s irritating and the only girl, besides Zoey, that didn t have blonde hair was Shaunee and she was black.I don t care if this book was completely fiction and that it didn t have to be realistic, but when you write how the reason these celebrities are amazing an...

  8. Wendy Darling says:

    Hypersexed, boy crazy, annoying teens Plus some uninteresting supernatural stuff every once in awhile For a series that involves so many teenagers having sex, these books sure aren t very sexy.

  9. Taneika says:

    About 5 years ago when I first read this series, I powered through them and while I recognised they were problematic, I still consider them a guilty pleasure the books are just so BAD and fun 1.5 stars are purely for how trashy fun this book was This was SUPER problematic though which made me cringe, a lot It s homophobic yes I know there s a gay character but the joke at the beg...

  10. Janvi says:

    If you were looking for books that embody rape culture , slut shaming and overall being a terrible human being this book is for you Look no further than some of this creative narrative Her body was, well, perfect She wasn t thin like the freak girls who puked and starved themselves into what they thought was Paris Hilton chic That s hott Yeah, okay, whatever, Paris First of all , you should never make fun of people with eating disorders I have an issue with making fun of serious is If you were looking for books that embody rape culture , slut shaming and overall being a terrible human being this book is for you Look no further than some of this creative narrative Her body was, well, perfect She wasn t thin like the freak girls who puked and starved themselves into what they thought was Paris Hilton chic That s hott Yeah, okay, whatever, Paris First of all , you should never make fun of people with eating disorders I have an issue with making fun of serious issues , but it s only because I want to shred light on an issue To publish a book , with a person speaking like this is not only rude , and ignorant but leaves a bad impression to the young women who read this Actually, instead of being afraid, it waslike I was an observer, as if none of this could really touch me Kinda like those girls who have sex with everyone and think that they re not going to get pregnant or get a really nasty STD that eats your brains and stuff Well, we ...