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MaddAddam: A Novel (MaddAddam Trilogy, #3)
3.93
There’s the story, then there’s the real story, then there’s the story of how the story came to be told. Then there’s what you leave out of the story...more
Oct 30, 2013
Sep 15, 2013
 
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
4.34
Who cares about pretty? I'm going for noticeable.


The Beginning: There is one mirror in my house.

I finally caved in: I had to see what all the hype w...more
Sep 15, 2013
Jul 29, 2013
 
The Road
3.94
There is no God and we are his prophets.



The Beginning: When he woke in the woods in the dark and the cold of the night he’d reach out to touch the c...more
Oct 23, 2013
Aug 14, 2013
 
Battle Royale
4.23
This one made a huge impression on me. It was very thrilling and it made me think about the people in my life: who would I be able to trust in a crazy...more
Aug 17, 2011
Jul 31, 2011
 
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
4.03
This was definitely worth the waiting! Where the first two were more about the games, this one was just pure war. Some of the war scenes didn't really...more
Sep 11, 2010
Sep 08, 2010
 
Fahrenheit 451
3.94
I read this about a month ago and I've waited to review it because I wanted to see whether my opinion of it would improve. It didn't.

One of my proble...more
Apr 18, 2010
Apr 16, 2010
 
The Year of the Flood
4.01
This was a fantastic read! I just love Atwood's writing. She manages to be interesting, thought-provoking and incredible entertaining at the same time...more
Sep 22, 2011
Sep 11, 2011
 
Gathering Blue
3.78
This was a very sweet and touching story. At first, I was disappointed as I thought it would be a direct continuation of The Giver and I was prepared...more
Aug 07, 2011
Jul 29, 2011
 
Brave New World
3.92
It started out as a very entertaining and creative story. But then it just... got boring? John the Savage was so annoying, Bernard lost all his charac...more
Jan 06, 2011
Jan 02, 2011
 
Messenger
3.87
It was nice to finally see the stories from the two previous novels in the series come together. But somehow it still seemed unsatisfying to me... I r...more
Jan 18, 2012
Jan 15, 2012
 
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
4.31
OMG! This series is so amazing! It makes me forget everything else and leaves me so absorbed in its universe that I think about it constantly and drea...more
Jun 19, 2010
Jun 15, 2010
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.40
A really exciting read! I actually held my breath and felt my pulse pounding from time to time! Definitely a page turner. I really enjoyed it and drea...more
Mar 16, 2010
Mar 09, 2010
 
The Giver (The Giver Quartet, #1)
4.11
A very well written young-adult dystopian novel. I enjoyed it very much and loved the characters. Will definitely read the next two.
Jun 24, 2011
Jun 17, 2011
 
Uglies (Uglies, #1)
3.87
I don't know what to make of this novel... It was an easy and entertaining read, but it didn't really capture my attention as I thought it would. As a...more
Jul 16, 2010
Jul 12, 2010
 
Never Let Me Go
3.78
Loved it but would have liked some more details (e.g. why they never try to escape and have a normal life).

But it's a story you know you'll never forg...more
not set
Nov 25, 2009
 
The Handmaid's Tale
3.98
One of her best! A well-written and scary dystopia-novel with interesting characters. I loved reading it and wished it would never end. Fantastic!
not set
Nov 25, 2009
 
Unwind (Unwind Dystology, #1)
4.21
Review to follow
Nov 25, 2013
Aug 14, 2013
 
Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam Trilogy, #1)
3.97
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Nov 25, 2009
 
In the Country of Last Things
3.89
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Nov 30, 2009
 
1984
4.09
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Nov 24, 2009
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