Dystopian Review: Matched, by Ally Condie

Matched, by Ally Condie, is dystopian lit for the younger reader. (Tweet this) Here’s the sitch: You (or your child/niece/sibling/friend/pet zombie) are 13-ish years old. You want to get in on this dying “dystopian trend,” but you don’t want the intense violence *cough* Hunger Games *cough* or super-kissy love interest *cough* … Continue reading

Dystopian Review: Ready Player One

Virtual reality is my new favorite genre, and it’s all because of this book. (Tweet this) Ready Player One, by Ernest Cline is one of those classic examples of an awesome book that requires a disclaimer before I recommend it to someone. This is usually what my recommendation sounds like: “Oh … Continue reading

Dystopian Review: The Choosing, by Rachelle Dekker

They say dystopian is dead. Maybe it is…in the general market of books, but in the CBA, it’s on the rise, which is why Rachelle Dekker’s new book, The Choosing, is getting a lot of hype. Naturally, being an author of dystopian fiction, I gobbled it up. Main Pros in The Choosing … Continue reading