Category Archives: Dystopian

The Outlaws Scarlett and Browne by Jonathan Stroud

The Outlaws Scarlett and Browne by Jonathan Stroud. Alfred A. Knopf, 2021. 9780593430361 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Adventure/science fiction What did you like about the book?  In some undetermined date … Continue reading

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Flood City by Daniel José Older

Flood City by Daniel José Older. Scholastic, 2021. 9781338111125 Format: ARC (2/21 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Science fiction What did you like about the book? This is a satisfying science fiction … Continue reading

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The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1) by Patrick Ness

The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1) by Patrick Ness. Candlewick, 2020. 9781536200522 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? This is a movie … Continue reading

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The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes – Suzanne Collins

 The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes – Suzanne Collins, Scholastic Press, (9781338635171), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5++  Genre: Dystopian fiction  What did you like about the book? This is the story … Continue reading

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The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska

The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska. Sourcebooks Fire, 2020. 9781728209982 Format: ARC (June 2020 release) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? In this dystopian fairy tale, a young person … Continue reading

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The Last Lie – Patricia Forde

 The Last Lie – Patricia Forde, Sourcebooks; (9781492693338), 2020 Format: paperback ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: science fiction/dystopian What did you like about the book? The List was a book about escape; … Continue reading

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Ashlords by Scott Reintgen

Ashlords by Scott Reintgen. Crown, 9780593119174, 2020  Format: Hardcover, 358 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy Fiction What did you like about the book?  Ashlords, overlords suppressing both Longhands and Dividians, have power, courtesy of … Continue reading

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The Toll written by Neal Shusterman

      The Toll (Arc of a Scythe) – written by Neal Shusterman, Simon and Schuster, 9781481497060, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  YA fantasy What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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War Girls by Tochi Onyebuch

 War Girls by Tochi Onyebuchi, Razorbill (an imprint of Penguin Random House), 9780451481672, 2019  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: YA dystopian/science fiction What did you like about the book?  In a future … Continue reading

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Truckus Maximus by Scott Peterson, illustrated by José Garcia

 Truckus Maximus by Scott Peterson, illustrated by José Garcia, First Second, 9781250196965, 2019  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover graphic novel Genre: Dystopian fiction What did you like about the book?  In an alternate … Continue reading

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