Book Drunkard

“I am simply a 'book drunkard.' Books have the same irresistible temptation for me that liquor has for its devotee. I cannot withstand them.” L.M. Montgomery

Overbite by Meg Cabot, review


Overbite by Meg Cabot isn’t a book in my regular genre – it’s about vampires.  But, since I do enjoy creeping out of historical fiction on occasion, I decided to join the TLC Book Tour and read the book.

Because I realized it’s book 2 in a series, I quickly put Insatiable on my Kobo to read first.  I didn’t love it or hate it – the same goes for Overbite.  Basically, I really liked reading about the history (go figure) of Lucien.  I didn’t enjoy the other aspects of the book.  I love the secondary characters of Emil and Mary Lou better than Meena, Lucien, Alaric, et al.  If I’m honest, some of the characters and ideas in the story felt like they came from other books/TV shows.  (Twilight, The Vampire Diaries).  But, there was a lot of action and therefore, it was easy to read.

All that aside, I would still recommend Overbite to people who enjoy reading about vampires.  I plan on giving this one and the first in the series to my sister for her birthday – they are right up her alley.  It was a quick read and would be perfect for a day at the beach.

About Meg Cabot and where to interact with her:

Meg Cabot was born in Bloomington, Indiana. In addition to her adult contemporary fiction she is the author of the bestselling young adult fiction series, The Princess Diaries. She lives in Key West, FL with her husband.

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2 thoughts on “Overbite by Meg Cabot, review

  1. Pingback: Meg Cabot, author of Overbite, on tour February 2012 | TLC Book Tours

  2. Sounds like a good read for a weekend getaway, something to break out of the norm!

    Thanks for giving it a shot and for being part of the tour.

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