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Terri
Apr 01, 2008 Terri rated it really liked it
Shelves: young-adult
In a society where every 16 year old is made "pretty" by an operation in order to avoid social strife, Tally meets Shay, a girl who will change her life.

A very quick and enjoyable read making me want to read the next one in the series
Jessica
Mar 27, 2013 Jessica rated it it was ok
Shelves: young-adult, dystopia


My review is for the series as a whole. Uglies is the story of a dystopian future. All people go through surgeries at 16 to become pretties - before that they are called uglies, and live apart in special dorms. Tally Youngblood is an ugly on the eve of her 16th birthday. The trilogy tells her story, as she finds a group of people who have not gone through the operation.

Uglies is fairly compelling. I liked tally, and I was interested in her story. The world itself seems pretty poorly realized, a
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Lisa
Jul 27, 2007 Lisa rated it liked it
I enjoyed this book quite a bit. Pretties, the sequel is on the tbr. And Specials is waiting to be read also, they are all part of a trilogy.
Charity Bradford
Oct 14, 2007 Charity Bradford rated it it was amazing
The first and best of the series.
Heather-Lea
Sep 22, 2009 Heather-Lea rated it really liked it
Yz the Whyz
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Mink
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Shelves: young-adult, fantasy
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Zoe
Nov 27, 2011 Zoe marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: wishlist
Jennifer Osterman
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Gina
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Rayna
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Juli
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Leslie
Feb 02, 2011 Leslie rated it really liked it
Shelves: wonderstruck, 2011
Deidre Knight
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Heather
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Amy
Jan 18, 2009 Amy rated it really liked it
Shelves: fiction
Melissa
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Elyse
Jan 22, 2008 Elyse rated it it was amazing
Kristin
Oct 31, 2007 Kristin marked it as to-read
Kami Smith
Nov 02, 2013 Kami Smith rated it it was ok
Heather
Jan 08, 2014 Heather rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Anastacia
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Sam
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Valerie
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Catbird
Jan 17, 2016 Catbird marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Wende
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Michele
Feb 01, 2013 Michele rated it liked it
Shelves: teen
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