Tag Archives: dystopian fiction

MIni-reviews: The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien; Independent Study by Joelle Charbonneau; and The Never List by Koethi Zan

Title: The Lord of the Rings Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: E-book copy from my personal library Number of pages: 1032 First line: This book is largely concerned with … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau; Death by Living: Life Is Meant to Be Spent by N.D. Wilson

Title: The Testing Author: Joelle Charbonneau Genre: YA dystopian fiction Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher Number of pages: 325 First line: Graduation Day. Goodreads blurb: The Seven Stages War … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult; A Thousand Cuts by Simon Lelic; and Allegiant by Veronica Roth

Title: The Storyteller Author: Jodi Picoult Genre: Contemporary and historical fiction Publisher: Recorded books Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Audiobook from the public library Audiobook reader: Mozhan Marno, Jennifer Ikeda, Edoardo Ballerini, Suzanne Toren, and Fred Berman Audiobook … Continue reading

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