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Insurgent │ Veronica Roth

Synopsis: One choice can transform you—or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves—and herself—while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love. Tris’s initiation day should have… Continue reading Insurgent │ Veronica Roth

2016 · 4 Stars · Book Reviews · Dystopia · Dystopia Book Reviews · Reading Challenges · Young Adult

Divergent │ Veronica Roth

Synopsis: In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to which they will devote… Continue reading Divergent │ Veronica Roth

2016 · 4 Stars · Book Reviews · Dystopia · Dystopia Book Reviews · Young Adult

Mockingjay │ Suzanne Collins

Synopsis: My name is Katniss Everdeen. Why am I not dead? I should be dead. Katniss Everdeen, girl on fire, has survived, even though her home has been destroyed. Gale has escaped. Katniss’s family is safe. Peeta has been captured by the Capitol. District 13 really does exist. There are rebels. There are new leaders.… Continue reading Mockingjay │ Suzanne Collins

2016 · 4 Stars · Book Reviews · Dystopia · Dystopia Book Reviews · Young Adult

Catching Fire │ Suzanne Collins

Synopsis: Sparks are igniting. Flames are spreading. And the Capitol wants revenge. Against all odds, Katniss has won the Hunger Games. She and fellow District 12 tribute Peeta Mellark are miraculously still alive. Katniss should be relieved, happy even. After all, she has returned to her family and her longtime friend, Gale. Yet nothing is… Continue reading Catching Fire │ Suzanne Collins

2016 · 4 Stars · Book Reviews · Dystopia · Dystopia Book Reviews · Reading Challenges · Young Adult

The Hunger Games │ Suzanne Collins

Synopsis: Winning will make you famous. Losing means certain death. The nation of Panem, formed from a post-apocalyptic North America, is a country that consists of a wealthy Capitol region surrounded by 12 poorer districts. Early in its history, a rebellion led by a 13th district against the Capitol resulted in its destruction and the… Continue reading The Hunger Games │ Suzanne Collins