Category Archives: Dystopian

All That’s Left in the World by Erik J. Brown

All That’s Left in the World by Erik J. Brown. Balzer and Bray, 2022. 9780063054974 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Speculative fiction / science fiction What did you like about the book? A … Continue reading

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Extasia by Claire Legrand

Extasia by Claire Legrand. Katherine Tegen Books, HarperCollins, 2022. 9780062696632 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Horror/fantasy/dystopian What did you like about the book?  The town of Haven stands alone after the … Continue reading

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The Subtle Knife: The Graphic Novel by Philip Pullman. Adapted by Stéphane Melchior, art by Thomas Gilbert

The Subtle Knife: The Graphic Novel by Philip Pullman. Adapted by Stéphane Melchior, art by Thomas Gilbert. Alfred A. Knopf, 2022. 9780593176931 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover Graphic novel Genre:  Fantasy What did … Continue reading

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It’s the End of the World and I’m In My Bathing Suit by Justin A. Reynolds

It’s the End of the World and I’m In My Bathing Suit by Justin A. Reynolds. Scholastic Press, 2022. 9781338740226 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2 Format: ARC, publication date April 5, 2022 Genre: Science … Continue reading

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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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