Abandoned at eleven with no memory of her family, Alexia seeks her true identity. Under the new government's regime, sixteen year-olds are evaluated for their desire to harm others. Throughout the test, Alexia struggles to conceal her ...more
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A familiar trope however it was a good read. It was interesting and well written. Alexia is a well written character and has depth to her. The plot is well organized and well thought out.
I did really enjoy this book and will probably read more from this author. But as a warning this book does contain a bit of gory scenes and violence so it may not be appropriate for young readers.
DISCLAIMER: This is not my type of book. At all. However, I LOVED it. And hated it. Basically it slung my emotions around in a circle the entire time I was reading (pun not intended...but it totally works).
Alexia is such a complex character with real human struggles, and I think that's one of the things I appreciated most about the book. Often times, characters in YA novels - and ANY novel, at that - are very one-dimensional. The characters in thi ...more
This book had so many twists and turns and I was not prepared for any of them. This author has such a talent for keeping readers on their toes.
It messed with my emotions and the entire time I could not put the book down.
The characters are written in such an amazing way and developed super well. They're complex and have real, human struggles.
The plot is complex as well but also well organized at the same time. I was hooked but it was also ea ...more