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What is Dystopia???

If you have heard Utopia, then you should know that Dystopia is probably the opposite.

Hi everyone, So I haven’t been posting lately, but I was thinking about maybe I can give a description and meaning to this genre. 107 more words


[Quote Roundup] Firefight by Brandon Sanderson

Firefight by Brandon Sanderson

Publication Date: January 6, 2015 by Delacorte Press

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy


Goodreads Summary: 581 more words

Young Adult

Dystopian Fiction

What is it?

There are a number of general characteristics that can help classify a story as dystopian. These include:
Dystopias are often part of a fictional universe, therefore a back story of how this world came to be or how it evolved (or de-volved) from our current world is necessary. 481 more words

Children of Icarus ~ By Caighlan Smith - 2.0 Stars

Thanks to NetGalley and Switch Press for providing an eARC in exchange for an honest review. 

Synopsis: It is Clara who is desperate to enter the labyrinth and it is Clara who is bright, strong, and fearless enough to take on any challenge. 595 more words

True Born

True Born by L.M. Sterling, Entangled: Teen (May 3, 2016). ISBN: 9781633753198. Reviewed by John R. Clark, MLIS.

Conjoined at their big toes at birth, Lucy and Margot Fox have grown up in a life that is both privileged and a virtual prison. 266 more words


Maybe This Will Work

Trying to work on my new novel and work on the blog here has proven to be a little difficult. I’m in the revision process, that part of working on the novel where the story has to get fixed, writing cleaned up, mistakes corrected, and attention paid to every little detail. 269 more words