Tag: Dystopia

Review: The Knife of Never Letting Go

The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness Summary from Goodreads: Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in an overwhelming, never-ending stream of Noise. Just a month away from the birthday that will make him a man, Todd and his dog, Manchee — whose thoughts Todd can hear too, […]

Posted January 23, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 0 Comments

Review: Delirium by Lauren Oliver

Delirium by Lauren Oliver Summary from Goodreads: Before scientists found the cure, people thought love was a good thing. They didn’t understand that once love — the deliria — blooms in your blood, there is no escaping its hold. Things are different now. Scientists are able to eradicate love, and the government demands that all […]

Posted January 19, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 8 Comments

Review: Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi

Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi Summary from Goodreads: Since she’d been on the outside, she’d survived an Aether storm, she’d had a knife held to her throat, and she’d seen men murdered. This was worse. Exiled from her home, the enclosed city of Reverie, Aria knows her chances of surviving in the outer […]

Posted January 14, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 6 Comments

Review: Unwholly by Neal Shusterman

I named Unwind one of my favorite books of 2012, so I think it would make sense that I eventually followed up with the sequel, Unwholly. Normally, I don’t worry that sequels will live up to my expectations because I have a habit of trusting authors(sometimes overly so), but Unwind was just so good that […]

Posted January 11, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 8 Comments

Young Adult Dystopias and PTSD, pt 1

I had been reading book blogs for about two months before I started my own. When I like a blog, I tend to dive in and see if they’ve reviewed some of my favorite work. A lot of my favorite blogs are Young-Adult blogs, because I really enjoy this genre, though I don’t focus on […]

Posted January 9, 2013 by Stormy in Blogging, Books / 2 Comments