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Cinder by Marissa Meyer
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Cinderella is an old and familiar tale giving a new twist by Meyer. Mind controlling aliens, plague and a world on the brink of war. Cinder is a cyborg and a mechanic in New Beijing. She is living with her hateful stepmother and blamed for her stepsister's illness when she meets the prince of the Common Wealth, Kai.

Why I picked up the book: New audio at the library that was getting good buzz from the professional library journals.

Why I finished it: This book is awesome!! I was unprepared for how fun it was and for how upset and excited I was realizing that this is a new series and the next book won't be published until next year. This is a great story with exciting characters for both boys and girls.
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Reading Progress

June 17, 2012 – Started Reading
June 17, 2012 – Shelved
June 17, 2012 –
25.0%
June 17, 2012 – Shelved as: audio-books
June 17, 2012 – Shelved as: teen
June 17, 2012 – Shelved as: steampunk
June 17, 2012 – Shelved as: sr-2012-book-talks
June 17, 2012 – Shelved as: futuristic
June 17, 2012 – Shelved as: fairy-tale-revisited
June 21, 2012 –
87.0%
June 22, 2012 – Shelved as: favorites
June 22, 2012 – Finished Reading
April 27, 2013 – Shelved as: best-books-teens-2012

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