Tag: Dystopian

Review: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

Catching Fire#2 in the Hunger Games TrilogyAuthor – Suzanne CollinsRating – 5; Nearly Perfect; A KeeperReading Level – Young AdultGenre – DystopianPages – 391Publisher – Scholastic PressISBN: 978-0-439-02349-8Release Date – 2009Source – Public Library Summary:Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark won the annual competition described in Hunger Games, but the aftermath leaves these victors with no sense of triumph. Instead, they have become the poster boys […]

Review: Wither by Lauren DeStefano

Wither#1 in the Chemical Garden TrilogyAuthor – Lauren DeStefanoRating – A- Nearly Perfect; A Keeper/2 – Implied or mildReading Level – Young AdultPages – 358Publisher – Simon¬†and Schuster BFYRRelease Date – 2011Source – Public Library Lauren DeStefano creates an incredibly addictive world in Wither. It is set in some unknown date in the not so distant future. The world has been decimated by nuclear war […]