Tag Archives: dystopia

Post-Book Doldrums

Yesterday I finished reading DIVERGENT by Veronica Roth. It’s been on my list for forever and I finally got to it. Loved it, by the way. But, okay, when I read an exciting book like that and then it’s over, I get…mopey. … Continue reading

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Thoughts About the World

I’m kind of a hermit. News comes to me slowly, and I have all sorts of excuses. I did hear about everything that’s happening in Japan, so I’m not hear to confess that I just heard about it or anything. … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Scorch Trials by James Dashner

The Scorch Trials (Maze Runner #2) by James Dashner Tom, something’s wrong. That was how it started. He heard her say those three words, but it seemed from far away, as if they were spoken down a long and cluttered tunnel. … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Dead-Tossed Waves by Carrie Ryan

The Dead-Tossed Waves by Carrie Ryan “Come on, Gabry,” Cira whines, dancing around me. I can almost feel the energy and excitement buzzing off her skin. We stand next to the Barrier that separates Vista from the ruins of the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Matched by Ally Condie

Matched by Ally Condie (This review is based off of the advanced reader copy. The book release date is November 30, 2010.) “What are you smiling about?” Xander wonders as I smooth the folds of my green silk dress down … Continue reading

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