“There are always going to be jerks in the world, Auggie,” Mom said, looking at me. “But I really believe, and Daddy really believes, that there are more good people on this earth than bad people, and the good people watch out for each other and take care of each other.” Auggie has a story… Read More "Wonder"
Divergent is a conundrum to rate. On one hand, the world-building is extremely virtually nonexistent, but on the other hand it is action-packed and entertaining all the way through, to the point where you can’t put it down. In Divergent, Chicago is now a dystopian society split into five different factions based on your personality.… Read More "Divergent"
We may not have a future, but you can’t deny we have a past. There’s something intriguing about post-apocalyptic and survival stories. Maybe it’s putting yourself in the shoes of the characters and wondering whether or not you’d survive in that given scenario (me, probably not) or maybe it’s just the high stakes and action.… Read More "Life as We Knew It"
While certainly not quite perfect, Lisa Price’s debut Starters is surely entertaining and will definitely hold the void as readers anticipate more and more dystopian books in this relative fad; and will not fail to provide you with a few quality hours of entertainment, twists, and turns. Starters is set in a futuristic Los Angeles… Read More "Starters"
Summary: 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… Read More "The Hunger Games"