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REVIEW: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

REVIEW: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Classic/ Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 158, Level: Easy/ Intermediate Book Description: The terrifyingly prophetic novel of a post-literate future. Guy Montag is a fireman. His job is to burn books, which are forbidden, being the source of all discord and unhappiness. Even so, Montag is unhappy; there is discord … Continue reading

REVIEW: Specials (Uglies #3) by Scott Westerfeld

REVIEW: Specials (Uglies #3) by Scott Westerfeld

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 372, Level: Easy Book Description: “Special Circumstances”: The words have sent chills down Tally’s spine since her days as a repellent, rebellious ugly. Back then Specials were a sinister rumor- frighteningly beautiful, dangerously strong, breathtakingly fast. Ordinary pretties might live their whole lives without meeting … Continue reading

REVIEW: Departure by Travis Hill

REVIEW: Departure by Travis Hill

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Science Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 45, Level: Easy Book Description: Today is my 40th birthday. It’s also my last day on Earth. I get to do anything I want today, within reason, as long as I make it to the portal before my time is up. What I want … Continue reading

REVIEW: Uglies (Uglies #1) by Scott Westerfeld

REVIEW: Uglies (Uglies #1) by Scott Westerfeld

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 425, Level: Easy Book Description: Everybody gets to be supermodel gorgeous. What could be wrong with that? Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can’t wait. Not for her license- for turning pretty. In Tally’s world, your sixteenth birthday brings an operation that turns … Continue reading

REVIEW: Allegiant (Divergent #3) by Veronica Roth

REVIEW: Allegiant (Divergent #3) by Veronica Roth

SPOILERS! DO NOT READ THIS REVIEW IF YOU HAVE NOT READ DIVERGENT AND INSURGENT AND INTEND TO. Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 526, Reading Level: Easy Book Description: The faction-based society that Tris Prior once believed in is shattered- fractured by violence and power struggles and scarred by loss and … Continue reading

REVIEW: UnSouled (Unwind #3) by Neal Shusterman

REVIEW: UnSouled (Unwind #3) by Neal Shusterman

SPOILERS! DO NOT READ THIS REVIEW IF YOU HAVE NOT READ UNWIND AND UNWHOLLY AND INTEND TO. Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 416, Reading Level: Easy/ Intermediate Book Description: “Connor and Lev are on the run after the destruction of the Graveyard, the last safe haven for AWOL Unwinds. But … Continue reading

REVIEW: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

REVIEW: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 384, Reading Level: Easy/ Intermediate Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “At once wildly original and stuffed with irresistible nostalgia, READY PLAYER ONE is a spectacularly genre-busting, ambitious, and charming debut- part quest novel, part love story, and part virtual space opera set in a universe … Continue reading

REVIEW: UnStrung (Unwind #1.5) by Neal Shusterman

REVIEW: UnStrung (Unwind #1.5) by Neal Shusterman

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 50, Reading Level: Easy/ Intermediate Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “How did Lev Calder move from an unwillingly escaped Tithe to a clapper? In this revealing short story, Neal Shusterman opens a window on Lev’s adventures between the time he left CyFi and showed … Continue reading

REVIEW: UnWholly (Unwind #2) by Neal Shusterman

REVIEW: UnWholly (Unwind #2) by Neal Shusterman

DO NOT READ THIS REVIEW IF YOU HAVE NOT READ THE FIRST IN THE SERIES, UNWIND! Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 402, Reading Level: Easy/ Intermediate Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “Rife with action and suspense, this riveting companion to the perennially popular Unwind challenges assumptions about where life … Continue reading

REVIEW: Unwind (Unwind #1) by Neal Shusterman

REVIEW: Unwind (Unwind #1) by Neal Shusterman

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 352, Reading Level: Easy/ Intermediate Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “In a society where unwanted teens are salvaged for their body parts, three runaways fight the system that would “unwind” them Connor’s parents want to be rid of him because he’s a troublemaker. Risa … Continue reading

REVIEW: Son of Sedonia by Ben Chaney

REVIEW: Son of Sedonia by Ben Chaney

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Science Fiction/ Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 284, Reading Level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “In 2080AD Sedonia City has passed its peak, having burned through a thousand years of Helium-3 miracle fuel in less than a hundred. 40 million people swarm together inside the half-mile high Border … Continue reading