Golden Son

Golden Son PIERCE BROWN "As a Red, Darrow grew up working the mines deep beneath the surface of Mars, enduring backbreaking labor while dreaming of the better future he was building for his descendants. But the Society he faithfully served was built on lies. Darrow’s kind have been betrayed and denied by their elitist masters, … Continue reading Golden Son

Red Rising

Red Rising Pierce Brown ""I live for the dream that my children will be born free," she says. "That they will be what they like. That they will own the land their father gave them." "I live for you," I say sadly. Eo kisses my cheek. "Then you must live for more." Darrow is a … Continue reading Red Rising

Stars Above

Stars Above Marissa Meyer "'The enchantment continues.... The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories—and secrets—that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did Cinder first arrive in New Beijing? How did the brooding soldier Wolf transform from young man to killer? When did Princess Winter and the palace guard Jacin realize their destinies? With nine … Continue reading Stars Above

Glass Sword

Glass Sword Victoria Aveyard "If there’s one thing Mare Barrow knows, it’s that she’s different. Mare Barrow’s blood is red—the color of common folk—but her Silver ability, the power to control lightning, has turned her into a weapon that the royal court tries to control. The crown calls her an impossibility, a fake, but as … Continue reading Glass Sword

Dystopia

I’ve begun to realize that the places I’ve read about in novels like The Hunger Games and Divergent are not that much of an exaggeration of today’s society. I honestly believe that we are headed in these destructive directions. The book The Hunger Games describes communities full of people just trying to get by. That … Continue reading Dystopia