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The Selection [The Selection #1] by Kiera Cass: A review

The Selection by Kiera Cass
My rating: 1 of 5 stars :star:
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What a complete rip-off!

I can’t even begin to tell you how much this book plagiarized The Hunger Games – the unwilling girl selected at ‘random’ from different castes; the girl doing this for the family’s sake so that they can have a little more money; the love interest back at home and the royal love interest; the love triangle; the interviews, and the attention to the dress! 85 more words

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Dawn of Rebellion

Dawn of Rebellion by Michelle Lynn, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (September 9, 2016). ISBN: 9781537509235. Reviewed by John R. Clark, MLIS.

Dawn and her older and more reckless sister Gabby live in an alternate history version of London. 252 more words


Dystopian Fiction for Teens

When Alexandra is confronted by mysterious holograms that warn her to follow them to the future or face annihilation from a comet, Alex is forced to consider what is best for her friends, her family, and herself. 848 more words

Books For Teens

Hometaker, by Dean F. Wilson / ****

And so, Dean F. Wilson’s “Great Iron War” series comes to an end. This is a series that’s undeniably grown on me over the course of its length; while I enjoyed… 677 more words

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Firstlife (Everlife) | bk 1 | by Gena Showalter

Hi everyone, I know some of you who’ve read my previous posts might be thinking why not the Library of Souls. Well I just don’t know why but I couldn’t get my head into it for the first 150 pages which caused me to get into a book slump. 1,025 more words

Young Adult

Review: Updraft (Bone Universe, #1) by Fran Wilde

Rating: ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆
Date Read: June 03 to 07, 2016
Recommended by: book club’s pick
Recommended to:

Not really a review, just some scattered thoughts I had after reading this book. 748 more words

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Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Sure, I like the 80s. I wasn’t very old when they ended, so I don’t have much in terms of nostalgia for them: memories of arcades with pixelated games and tinny music aren’t in my past. 1,876 more words