Dystopian

Deliverance by C.J. Redwine Review

Title: Deliverance Author: C.J. Redwine Publisher: Balzer and Bray Format: eBook Publication Date: August 26, 2014 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss   Everything hangs in the balance, and nothing is certain: Rachel has been kidnapped by enemy forces and is being taken to Rowansmark while Logan, imprisoned and awaiting trial, is unable(…)

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The Jewel by Amy Ewing Review

Title: The Jewel Author: Amy Ewing Publisher: HarperTeen Format: eBook Publication Date: September 2, 2014  Overall: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss The Jewel means wealth. The Jewel means beauty. The Jewel means royalty. But for girls like Violet, the Jewel means servitude. Not just any kind of servitude. Violet, born and raised in(…)

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The Elite & The One by Kiera Cass Review

  Title:  The Elite Author: Kiera Cass Publisher: HarperTeen Format: Hardcover Publication Date: April 23, 2013 Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars Source: Hardcover   The hotly-anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestseller The Selection. Thirty-five girls came to the palace to compete in the Selection. All but six have been sent home. And(…)

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Falls the Shadow by Stefanie Gaither Review

  Title: Falls the Shadow Author: Stephanie Gaither Publisher: Simon and Schuster Format: eBook Publication Date: September 16, 2014  Overall: 3.5 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss   When Cate Benson was twelve, her sister died. Two hours after the funeral, they picked up Violet’s replacement, and it was like nothing had ever happened. Because(…)

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Never Fade by Alexandra Bracken

Title: Never Fade (The Darkest Minds #2) Author: Alexandra Bracken Publisher: Disney Hyperion Format: Hardcover Source: Bought Publication Date: October 15, 2013 Overall: 3.5/5  Ruby never asked for the abilities that almost cost her her life. Now she must call upon them on a daily basis, leading dangerous missions to bring down a corrupt government and breaking into the minds(…)

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Fuse & Burn by Julianna Baggott

  Title: Fuse Author: Julianna Baggott Publisher: Grand Central Publishing Format: Hardcover Publication Date: February 2013 Overall: 4 out of 5  We want our son returned. This girl is proof that we can save you all. If you ignore our plea, we will kill our hostages one at a time.   To be a Pure(…)

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Fire & Flood by Victoria Scott

  Title: Fire & Flood Author: Victoria Scott Publisher: Scholastic Press Format: eBook Publication Date: February 25, 2014 Overall: 3.5 out of 5   A modern day thrill ride, where a teen girl and her animal companion must participate in a breathtaking race to save her brother’s life—and her own.   Tella Holloway is losing(…)

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The Almost Girl by Amalie Howard

  Title: The Almost Girl Author: Amalie Howard Publisher: Strange Chemistry Format: eBook Publication Date: January 7, 2014  Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Seventeen-year-old Riven is as tough as they come. Coming from a world ravaged by a devastating android war, she has to be. There’s no room for softness, no room for emotion,(…)

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Countdown by Michelle Rowen

Countdown by Michelle Rowen

Title: Countdown Author: Michelle Rowen Publisher: Harlequin Teen Format: Electronic ARC Source: From Publisher, For Review (via NetGalley) Overall: 3.5/5  3 seconds left to live. Once the countdown starts, it cannot be stopped. 2 pawns thrown into a brutal underground reality game. Kira Jordan survived her family’s murder and months on plague-devastated city streets with(…)

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Escape From Eden by Elisa Nader

Escape From Eden by Elisa Nader

Title: Escape From Eden Author: Elisa Nader Publisher: Merit Press Format: Electronic ARC Source: From Publisher, For Review (via Netgalley) Overall: 3/5  Since the age of ten, Mia has lived under the iron fist of the fundamentalist preacher who lured her mother away to join his fanatical family of followers. In Edenton, a supposed “Garden(…)

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