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Midnighters #1: The Secret Hour

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 61 Ratings and 61 Reviews

Book Description

A few nights after Jessica Day arrives in Bixby, Oklahoma, she wakes up at midnight to find the entire world frozen, except for her and a few others who call themselves 'midnighters'. Dark things haunt this midnight hour - dark things with a mysterious interest in Jessica. The question is ?hy;

The Secret Hour is a compelling tale of dark secrets, midnight romance, eerie creatures, coura... More

Book Information
BindingPaperback (14 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages304
Publication Date03/01/2005
The Creators
About Scott Westerfeld (Author) : Scott Westerfeld is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Scott Westerfeld include So Yesterday, Pretties, Uglies, Specials, and The Last Days. Scott is married to ... more
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Reader Comments
6/4/2011 J.Aday Kennedy said:
Reading Level: Young Adult Jessica Day moved to boring nowhere Bixby, Oklahoma. Bixby is anything, but normal. When Jessica wakes up at midnight and discovers the world is frozen and raindrops are suspended in midair she assumes she is dreaming. She soon learns that this is no dream. The darklin... more

tags: young adult fiction, ya fiction, westerfeld, urban fantasy, young adult, trilogy, thriller, teen fantasy, suspense, supernatural fiction, supernatural, series starter, series, secret powers, scott westerfeld, first in series, fiction, fantasy, adventure, midnighters series, midnighters

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11/25/2008 Jen Wihebrink tagged as: evil, Oklahoma, time

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1/24/2008 Jp B. said: I've been looking forward to reading this book. I just finally finished it and am now on the second of Westerfeld's series. It is very imaginative, original and keeps you reading way past midnight!

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8/21/2007 Becky Laney tagged as: I Read

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