I was only fourteen years old when I first read The Hunger Games. I had recently discovered a love for young adult fiction. And at that time, YA dystopias were all the rage. So of course I devoured as many as I could get my hands on: the Divergent series, The Maze Runner books...and The Hunger Games trilogy. Though I loved Divergent, and there's a special place . . .
War has come. And not just between the Mayor and the Mistress, but between humans and the Spackle. And in the middle of it all remains Todd and Viola, who both want peace---between everyone---but have no idea how to achieve it. As all hell breaks loose, and Todd and Viola aren't even sure if they can trust one . . .
Many years ago, settlers traveled from the Old World to the New World. Prentisstown is the only settlement in the New World, and living in it is Todd, the last boy to become a man in a world of only men. There are no women in Prentisstown. There are also no secrets, as far as Todd is concerned, because of the Noise: everyone can . . .
As teen suicide rates skyrocket, the government declares it an epidemic amongst minors and establishes The Program. High-risk teens are flagged if they seem depressed, lonely, anxious, and/or suicidal. People known as Handlers then take the teens to The Program, where they . . .
When Earth is ravaged by endless wars, the wealthiest humans evacuate to a safe haven, known as CEIL, floating above the planet. CEIL sucks Earth's resources and leaves those left behind to die; meanwhile, everyone living on CEIL become a victim to a new . . .
Title: The Last Star Author: Rick Yancey Series: The 5th Wave (#3) Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons Publication Date: May 2016 Genre(s): Sci-fi, Young adult, Dystopian Opening Line: Many years ago, when he was ten, her father had ridden a big yellow bus to the planetarium. The Synopsis The finale to The 5th Wave picks up right where…
Title: The 5th Wave Author: Rick Yancey Series: The 5th Wave Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons Publication Date: May 2013 Genre(s): Fiction, Sci-Fi, Dystopia, Young adult Opening Line: There will be no awakening. So it's a new year, which means new books and new film adaptations of books. The 5th Wave has been on my radar for a…