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I am shocked by how much I liked this book. I read an author Q & A around the release date and thought the premise sounded good. It would probably be a quick read and if it was bad, I'd stop reading.

It was not bad.

You can read the summary above but basically there is a ship living in a fairly dystopian world, where a leader born to rule runs the people. The ship is on a trans-universal flight to inhabit a new earth and thus has frozen some smart people to help colonize it once they get there
I felt that I still had some questions in the end; ones that I am hoping get answered in the subsequent books. I wouldn't really say it was a romance. There is some love interest, but I think it is really one-sided. I didn’t really believe the attraction between Amy and Elder. I thought it was a bit forced. Overall, I did like the book. I found myself wondering what I would do if I was stuck in space forever. The peripheral characters are interesting. Ms. Revis has built a pretty neat world aboa ...more
book 18 of 2011 - aim 133 books for 2011 -- started this morning (feb 16 2011)
Larissa Brown
DNF. It just didn't grab me, I think mainly because I felt no sparks between the main characters. Also, it reminded me of a YA version of the Mars trilogy generation ship, for better or worse. There was not much new for me to discover as a somewhat seasoned scifi reader.

4.5 stars. Review is now online at Please check it out and let me know what you think! I'd love to hear if others agree with me. :)
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