Dystopia, Five Stars, Series, Young Adult

Rebel (Legend, #4)

Rebel by Marie Lu

Published by Roaring Book Press on October 1, 2019

Genres: Dystopia, Young Adult, Science Fiction

Pages: 376

Because, sometimes, being patriotic means calling out the problems rotting away your country.

Rating: 5 out of 5.

A long-anticipated finale to the Legend series that I only ever dreamed of coming true. Yet somehow incredibly puissant read while watching all that is happening in the world today.

Continue reading “Rebel (Legend, #4)”
Book Reviews, Five Stars, Series, Young Adult

Wildcard (Warcross, #2)

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Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers on September 18, 2018

Genres: Young Adult, Science Fiction

Pages: 341

 

“The mind can make you believe whatever it wants you to believe.”

 

Darker and higher stakes, Wildcard peels back another layer of the colorful world but this time, it isn’t as bright. Continue reading “Wildcard (Warcross, #2)”

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Four Stars, Series, Young Adult

The Rose Society (The Young Elites, #2)

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The Rose Society by Marie Lu

Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers on October 13, 2015

Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult

Pages: 398

 

Once upon a time, a girl had a father, a prince, a society of friends. Then they betrayed her, so she destroyed them all.

 

The one thing I learned in this book is, Adeline somehow can keep on getting darker and darker. Continue reading “The Rose Society (The Young Elites, #2)”

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Four Stars, Series, Young Adult

The Young Elites (The Young Elites, #1)

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The Young Elites by Marie Lu

Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers on October 7, 2014

Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult

Pages: 355

 

“Everyone has darkness inside them, however hidden.”

 

After reading the Legend series and loving it I had to check out Marie Lu’s second trilogy: The Young Elites. Continue reading “The Young Elites (The Young Elites, #1)”

Book Reviews, Dystopia, Five Stars, My Favorites, Series, Young Adult

Champion (Legend, #3)

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Champion by Marie Lu

Published by Putnam Juvenile on November 5, 2013

Genres: Young Adult, Dystopian, Sci-Fi

Pages: 369

“Sometimes, the sun sets earlier. Days don’t last forever, you know. But I’ll fight as hard as I can. I can promise you that.”

 

A great series comes to an even greater end. Continue reading “Champion (Legend, #3)”

Book Reviews, Dystopia, Five Stars, My Favorites, Series, Young Adult

Prodigy (Legend, #2)

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Prodigy by Marie Lu

Published by Putnam Juvenile on January 29, 2013

Genres: Dystopia, Young Adult, Sci-Fi

Pages: 371

 

I want to run. To do what I always do, have always done, for the last five years of my life. Escape, flee into the shadows. But this time, I stand my ground. I’m tired of running.

 

This book is an emotional rollercoaster. Continue reading “Prodigy (Legend, #2)”