Mortal Coils has ratings and reviews. Khanh, first of her name, mother of bunnies said: We must not let the other family have such power ove. Mortal Coils (Mortal Coils, #1) and All That Lives Must Die (Mortal Coils, #2). Fifteen-year-old twins Eliot and Fiona Post are, unbeknownst to them, descended from two age-old warring dynasties. Their oppressive.

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From a shy, stammering girl afraid of everything to a warrior goddess cooils stands up to challenges, who is capable of nylundd when she needs to, who finds strength to stand up against the cois powerful of temptations. Fiona is fiercely protective of her brother. I have flagged the sequel as to read, and I intend to get around to it eventually. How many books in the Mortal Coils series? Sep 15, Cera rated it liked it. The musician who doesn’t know what he’s capable of. Nylund’s novel, on the other hand, does not have that explicit framework.

Jan 08, Liviu rated it it was amazing Shelves: You sure you want to know? They have also denied my requests to revert the publishing rights.

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Mortal Coils

It was Grandmother always. They can’t do anything-just one look from their grandmother silences any thought of revolt, so they don’t become memorable enough to care about. And a cookie-baking great-grandma who seriously can’t cook anything for shit. This book was also really long. Terrifyingly intelligent, yet spectacularly dorky and awkward year old main characters An awesome, complex relationship between twin siblings Terrifyingly dangerous familial relationships where your beloved cousin might be plotting to kill you and eat your siblings A battle between good slightly good not very bad kind mogtal evil vs.


I liked the concept of this book. Trautmann needed it written, however, in seven weeks, and he knew I had a chance to hit that deadline from us having worked together on Crimson Skies fiction. Two twin morral, Fiona and Elliot, brought up and home schooled in a small town in California, discover that there’s a reason their grandmother has kept them isolated all their lives.

On the “good” side, we have characters like the beautiful, deadly Lucia. This article may rely excessively on sources too closely associated with the subjectpotentially preventing the article from being verifiable and neutral. I liked all the side characters too, they were extremely complex and well written.

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But I loved the story and the adventure and I would read it again. A pact that is broken when they need each other voils. Lorion rated it really liked it. Grandmother has developed rules the twins must abide by including no music not even hummingno fiction stories, no dancing, no dating; in other words, none of the things that most teenagers live for.

I enjoyed the parts featuring the twins much more than the parts between the infighting of both the Immortal and Infernal clans. Jan 02, D. Honestly, I would refer everyone to the Fantasy Book Critic’s review to get a better idea of what to expect from Mortal Coils. I re-read this recently because it stuck with me; sadly I discovered there is a dispute going on between the author and the publisher; this means that the first two books of a planned five are the only ones that are likely to ever see the light cpils day.


This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. They cared about each other, and like each other, but they wouldn’t support each other. I gave this book a fair shake about pagesbut I just couldn’t find the willpower to finish it.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. General Book Questions Are you going to make a movie out any of your books? I found myself skimming the pages and just reading footnotes for a hundred pages or so. I don’t know if Mortal Coils is classified as young adult it’s hardly got any swearing, no sex scenes that I remember, no gory violencebut that doesn’t really matter.

The ending was relatively satisfying, but also left me with a lot of questions. From the “dark” side, we have characters like the seductress Seeliah, the deadly beauty with a secret soft side, a fighter and a queen in her own rights. I like how youngsters outwit adults.

They live a life regimented by rules that include: Track the website of video game developers. Or—you can go the indie route: The prose is excellent, pacing is just tight enough to create tension without feeling rushed, and characters are given good voices.

He, too, grows from a spineless boy who’s all-too-conscious of being smaller, weaker than his twin, into someone who finds strength and power in a skill he never knew nylhnd had.