Archives by Category 'Dystopian'



Mini-Review: Pandemonium by Lauren Oliver June 14, 2013 | Dystopian, Mini Reviews, Young Adult
pandemonium-loPublisher: Harper Collins Published: March 5, 2012 Copyright: 2012 Pages: 375 Form: Paperback Series: Delirium (2) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: B&N |  Book Depository The old life is dead.  But the old Lena is dead too.  I buried her.  I left her beyond a fence, behind a wall of smoke and

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Review: The Maze Runner by James Dashner January 23, 2013 | Dystopian, Reviews, Young Adult
themazerunner-jdPublisher: Delacorte Press Published: August 24, 2010 Copyright: 2009 Pages: 375 Form: Paperback Series: The Maze Runner (1) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: B&N |  Book Depository When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his first name. He has no recollection of his parents, his

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Mini-Review: Possession by Elana Johnson November 19, 2012 | Dystopian, Mini Reviews, Young Adult
possession-ejPublisher: Simon Pulse Published: June 7, 2011 Copyright: 2011 Pages: 405 Form: Hardback Series: Possession (1) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: B&N |  Book Depository Vi knows the Rule: Girls don’t walk with boys, and they never even think about kissing them. But no one makes Vi want to break the Rules

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Review: Delirium by Lauren Oliver September 17, 2012 | Dystopian, Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
delirium-loPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2011 Published: February 7, 2012 Pages: 441 Form: Paperback Series: Delirium Series (1) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository THEY SAY that the cure for Love will make me happy and safe forever. And I’ve always believed them. Until now. Now everything has changed.

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Thoughts: The Hunger Games Movie March 26, 2012 | Books to Movie, Dystopian, Movies, The Hunger Games
thehungergamesI was able to see The Hunger Games Friday afternoon, much sooner than I thought, and I have to say overall I LOVED it and I thought they did a great job.  Book to movie adaptations can be tricky, but I was relieved that I didn’t leave the venue shouting that they fudged it up. 

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Review: Wither by Lauren DeStefano March 19, 2012 | Dystopian, Fiction, Reviews, Young Adult
wither-ldPublisher: Simon & Schuster Copyright: 2011 Published: March 22, 2011 Pages: 358 Form: Hardback Series: The Chemical Gardens (1) Author: Lauren DeStefano Buy The Book: B&N  | Book Depository Thanks to modern science, every newborn has become a ticking genetic time bomb–males only live to age twenty-five, and females only live to age twenty.  In

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Review: Divergent by Veronica Roth January 12, 2012 | Dystopian, Reviews, Young Adult
divergent-vrPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2011 Published: May 3rd, 2011 Pages: 487 Form: Paperback Author: Veronica Roth Buy The Book: Book Depository | B&N One choice decides your friends, defines your beliefs, and determines your loyalties…forever. When sixteen-year-old Tris makes her choice, she cannot foresee how drastically her life will change. Or that the perfect society

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Thoughts: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins September 12, 2011 | Dystopian, Fiction, The Hunger Games, Thoughts
catchingfire-scPublisher: Scholastic Copyright: 2010 Published: August 25, 2010 Pages: 455 Form: Paperback Series: The Hunger Games (3) Author: Suzanne Collins Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice.  But she’s still not safe.  A revolution is unfolding, and everyone, it seems, has had a hand in the carefully

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Review: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins August 10, 2011 | Dystopian, Fiction, Reviews, The Hunger Games
catchingfire-scPublisher: Scholastic Copyright: 2009 Published: September 1, 2009 Pages: 391 Form: Paperback Series: The Hunger Games, Book #2 Author: Suzanne Collins Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository SPARKS ARE IGNITING. FLAMES ARE SPREADING. AND THE CAPITOL WANTS REVENGE. Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games.  She and fellow District 12 tribute

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The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins July 6, 2011 | Books to Movie, Dystopian, Fiction
thehungergames-sc  In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. The Capitol is harsh and cruel and keeps the districts in line by forcing them all to send one boy and one girl between the ages of twelve and eighteen

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