Tag Archives: dystopian fiction

Book Review: Relic (The Books of Eva) by Heather Terrell

Title: Relic (The Books of Eva 1) Author: Heather Terrell Genre: YA dystopian fiction Publisher: Soho Teen Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher Number of pages: 277 First line: Eamon throws his axe into … Continue reading

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The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: 1984 by George Orwell

Title: 1984 Author: George Orwell Genre: Dystopian fiction Publisher: Plume Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy borrowed from a friend Number of pages: 323 First line: It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: Girls in Trucks by Katie Crouch; The Cradle by Patrick Somerville; and Requiem by Lauren Oliver

Title: Girls in Trucks Author: Katie Crouch Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Back Bay Books Rating: 2 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library First line: If you are white, are a girl or boy between the … Continue reading

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