Author: Jordana Frankel

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May 21
The Ward by Jordana Frankel

The Ward by Jordana Frankel

Reviews 0 ★★

The idea behind this book is interesting, and I think I could have enjoyed it a lot more if it didn't suffer from the weird, stilted romance, and the shaky world building. The Ward is a dystopian novel that takes mixes two staples of mankind's story-telling - the Great Flood myth, and the search for the Fountain of Youth - and turns them into a teenaged girl's adventure. But the book, instead of being clever and exciting, is sluggish and meandering, and there are huge holes and inconsistencies in the world building and premise. A huge flood has caused the...

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