Genre: Dystopian

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Uglies by Scott Westerfeld

Uglies by Scott Westerfeld

July 3, 2012 Reviews 1

Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can't wait. In just a few weeks she'll have the operation that will turn her from a repellent ugly into a stunning pretty. And as a pretty, she'll be catapulted into a high-tech paradise where her only job is to have fun. But Tally's new friend Shay isn't sure she wants to become a pretty. When Shay runs away, Tally learns about a whole new side of the pretty world--and it isn't very pretty. The authorities offer Tally a choice: find her friend and turn her in, or never turn pretty at...

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The Selection by Kiera Cass

The Selection by Kiera Cass

June 9, 2012 Reviews 3 ★★½

Pretty cover aside, I found the first half of The Selection to be average, but the book improves vastly around the half-way mark and, as I rapidly approached the end, I realised that I was hooked! Initially this story of a girl from a poor family winning the chance to…

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The Hunt by Andrew Fukuda

The Hunt by Andrew Fukuda

May 24, 2012 Reviews 0

A copy of this book was provided by the publisher for review. Against all odds, 17-year-old Gene has survived in a world where humans have been eaten to near extinction by the general population. The only remaining humans, or hepers as they are known, are housed in domes on the…

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Insurgent by Veronica Roth

Insurgent by Veronica Roth

May 10, 2012 Reviews 0 ★★★★★

After waiting almost a year for it’s release I am pleased to say that Insurgent does not disappoint! As expected it is full of exciting Dauntless stunts, epic fight scenes and a lot of character development. At the end of Insurgent I was left, once again, in awe of the mastery…

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Divergent by Veronica Roth

Divergent by Veronica Roth

May 9, 2012 Reviews 0 ★★★★★

I am reviewing Divergent after reading it for the second time, and I have to say it was even better than the first time I read it! Last year I was really excited and raced to finish it so I could find out what happens. This time, a large part…

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Pandemonium by Lauren Oliver

Pandemonium by Lauren Oliver

May 5, 2012 Reviews 0

I’m pushing aside the memory of my nightmare, pushing aside thoughts of Alex, pushing aside thoughts of Hana and my old school, push, push, push, like Raven taught me to do. The old life is dead. But the old Lena is dead too. I buried her. I left her beyond…

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Delirium by Lauren Oliver

Delirium by Lauren Oliver

May 5, 2012 Reviews 0

They say that the cure of Love will make me happy and safe forever. And I’ve always believed them. Until now. Now everything has changed. Now, I’d rather be infected with love for the tiniest sliver of a second than live a hundred years smothered by a lie. There was…

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The Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa

The Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa

April 12, 2012 Reviews 0 ★★★★★

I have been looking forward to The Immortal Rules ever since it was announced and was lucky to be given a copy of it before the release date from HarlequinTeen. I have to admit that while I enjoyed Kagawa’s The Iron Fey series, it wasn’t all I thought it could…

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Eve by Anna Carey

Eve by Anna Carey

April 2, 2012 Reviews 0 ★★★

Anna Carey is the author of Eve, which is now available wherever books are sold. The sequel, Once, hits shelves July 3rd, 2012. She grew up on Long Island, the daughter of a special education teacher and an astronomer. Anna studied Literature and Creative Writing at NYU, and took part…

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Legend by Marie Lu

Legend by Marie Lu

February 14, 2012 Reviews 0

Marie Lu is the art director at Online Alchemy, a video game company, and also owns the children’s brand Fuzz Academy. She was first inspired to write Legend while watching Les Miserables one afternoon, and wondered how the relationship between a famous criminal vs. a prodigious detective might translate into…

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Crossed by Ally Condie

Crossed by Ally Condie

December 21, 2011 Reviews 0

American author Ally Condie writes the bestselling Matched series, which includes the books Matched (November 2010) and Crossed (November 2011). She has a degree in English Teaching and lives in Salt Lake City with her husband and three sons.  The Society chooses everything. The books you read. The music you listen to. The person you love….

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