Series: The Selection
I liked The Heir, I think it takes the idea of The Selection and does something new and different with it. I liked getting to know Eadlyn and her siblings, and seeing all my old(er) favourites from the original series.
The Selection Stories give us a glimpse into the two boys at the centre of the series, and I think they’re going to be popular with fans of the series.
Tears, angst, guns, blood, an engagement (yes that’s a wedding dress on the cover!). Sounds awesome? That’s The One, wrapped up in a few words for you.
I enjoyed The Elite significantly more than The Selection because I knew what I was getting myself into this time – a love triangle with a sprinkle of dystopia and intrigue. I was still disappointed that the author didn’t choose to delve into the rebellion, however, and the lack of growth in America’s character really frustrated me.
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…