Everworld #1: The Search For Senna: K A Applegate: Books – KA Applegate did a Reddit IAMA session in The implication seems to be that her decision to stop writing the Everworld novels was driven by dramatically . Search for Senna (Everworld #1) [K.A. Applegate] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. When David’s girlfriend Senna is swallowed up by the.

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It’s not surprising, then, that there isn’t a lot of time for characterization.

Quotes from Search for Senna. That guy is crazy! I would recommend this book to anyone who likes interesting characters, not mythology, or even a thrilling plot.

They have loosed the fateful lightning of their terrible swift swords, the Vikes are marching on! Three Stars 58 Rating: With modern weapons, they are a force to be reckoned with. The main idea of a world full of ancient Gods of different mythologies in a war with each other is very interesting indeed, and I feel like the human characters actually do have depth, too.

BookGeek December 5, at 8: As an adult reading this for the first time, though, Everworld is more of a continuation of the mature themes and harsh realities introduced and explored in Animorphs, and a great read for teenagers.

Search for Senna (Everworld, #1) by Katherine Applegate

In the midst it does a good job of introducing narrator David Levin’s character, who is plagued by masculine insecurities and sees the precarious Everworld as a place where he can exorcise some demons. And, you know, I actually like how unlikeable these teenagers can be.

Not as good as I remember it being. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Land of Loss by Katherine Applegate. Her novel Crenshaw spent over twenty weeks on the New York Times children’s bestseller list, and her first middle-grade stand-alone novel, the award-winning Home of the Bravecontinues to be included on state reading lists, summer reading lists, and class reading lists. Thank you, Applegate, for your originality.


The less nice bits are sadly more ample. The tricky concept is the idea that our four leads minus Senna are both present in pa Not as good as I remember it being. Thanks for the recommendation. Some books were definitely better paplegate others; there were a few that seemed to be filler books with little real development.

I will, however, give Jormungandr points for being as creepy as a snake can be with maybe three sheets of page time.

Everworld – Wikipedia

And actually, it’s a lot more unforgiving than I remembered. Everworld is a series of 12 books published by K. Seeing this through adult eyes, I’m fond but I don’t loooove it anymore. Fairies in Everworld, also called ” leprechauns “, are known for their cupidityFairy Land, which is very pristine and clean compared to other parts of Applegaye, serves as a kind of economic center for the entire world.

We were just kids. So while I’d love to wait around and see if Everworld gets good, I’d rather just go back to Animorphs. Except Loki wasn’t hilarious like Hades was. This is my first trip into Everworld, and what a ride it was! That really made me sad because the entire concept was flawed and the detail, storyline, charactors, ect.

I remember making my parents take me to the same bookstore that sold the books every few months to check if a new book was out This was before the internet was a big deal. I read this book as a teenager and only recently bought the last books, so I re-read it last year.


Everworld Series

I was afraid no one would read this review because, well, look at those covers?! Shelve Gateway to the Everwordl. Get to Know Us. Lots of spoilers if read out of order! This wasn’t great but I liked it. And our unlikely group is thrown into the middle of all this, just because they followed a strange girl named Senna. Ooh, she’s the author of The Dark is Rising cycle, right? There are so many things wrong with this book: It needed like four more chapters of buildup to have made it a cliffhanger.

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Inside the Illusion by Katherine Applegate. Yeah, you definitely will need one after the other. There’s a Terry Pratchett quote from Witches Abroad that applies to him about how some people hold a mirror up to life, then chop off the bits that don’t fit.

I loved that the guy who wanted to be such a leader–David–ended up peeing himself during a time when he wanted to be brave, and was very ashamed. He’s a coward who wishes he wasn’t.

The implication seems to be that her decision to stop writing the Everworld novels was driven by everwworld declining sales figures compared to the large commitment required to generate new novels. Jun 08, Tommy Grooms rated it liked it.