Filed under Dystopian

REVIEW: Wool (Silo #1) by Hugh Howey

REVIEW: Wool (Silo #1) by Hugh Howey

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Apocalyptic/ Dystopian, Pages: 50, Level: Easy Book Description from Amazon: “Thousands of them have lived underground. They’ve lived there so long, there are only legends about people living anywhere else. Such a life requires rules. Strict rules. There are things that must not be discussed. Like going … Continue reading

REVIEW: Agenda 21 by Glenn Beck & Harriet Parke

REVIEW: Agenda 21 by Glenn Beck & Harriet Parke

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 304, Level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “I was just a baby when we were relocated and I don’t remember much. Everybody has that black hole at the beginning of their life. That time you can’t remember. Your first step. Your first taste … Continue reading

REVIEW: Reached (Matched #3) by Ally Condie

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Dystopian Fiction/ Young Adult, Pages: 384, Level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “Cassia’s journey began with an error, a momentary glitch in the otherwise perfect façade of the Society. After crossing canyons to break free, she waits, silk and paper smuggled against her skin, ready for … Continue reading

REVIEW: When She Woke by Hillary Jordan

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 368, Level: Easy/Intermediate ADULT CONTENT. NOT FOR CHILDREN OR YOUNG ADULTS. Book Description from Barnes & Noble: Bellwether Prize winner Hillary Jordan’s provocative new novel, When She Woke, tells the story of a stigmatized woman struggling to navigate an America of a not-too-distant future, … Continue reading

REVIEW: The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi

THIS IS NOT A YOUNG ADULT BOOK. IF YOUR CHILD BRINGS THIS BOOK HOME, YOU SHOULD READ IT FIRST. Warning: This book contains graphic violence. In addition, there are graphic rape scenes that are performed in front of an audience as entertainment. Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Apocalyptic Fiction/Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 300, Level: … Continue reading

REVIEW: Project Hope by Sean Joyce

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Young Adult/ Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 151 (eBook), Level: Easy/Intermediate This review is going to be a little different from all the others I have written, so please bear with me. The reviews I post are a little different than the ones I keep. The reviews I keep … Continue reading

REVIEW: Divergent (Divergent #1) by Veronica Roth

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Young Adult/ Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 487, Level: Easy Description from Barnes & Noble: In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite … Continue reading