Tag: dystopian

TTT – Pride Month Reads

This week’s topic is supposed to be books with a unit of time in the title, but this turned out to be an unexpectedly difficult one for me. And since it is Pride Month and various states in the US have been working hard to pass anti-LGBTQ legislation, […]

Our Lady Of Mysterious Ailments

Our Lady of Mysterious Ailments Author: T.L. Huchu Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: April 5, 2022 Publisher: Tor Books Series: Edinburgh Nights #2 Thank you to NetGalley and Tor books for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: murder, […]

The Devil You Know

The Devil You Know Author: Kit Rocha Genre: Sci-Fi/Dystopian Publication Date: August 31, 2021 Publisher: Tor Books Series: Mercenary Librarians #2 CONTENT WARNING: violence, murder, torture, blood Maya has a price on her head. She’s genetically engineered for genius and trained for revolution; there’s only one thing she […]

The One

The One Author: Kiera Cass Genre: YA Romance Publication Date: May 6, 2014 Publisher: HarperTeen Series: The Selection #3 CONTENT WARNING: gun violence, death of a parent, death The time has come for one winner to be crowned. When she was chosen to compete in the Selection, America […]

The Selection

The Selection Author: Kiera Cass Genre: YA Romance/Dystopia Publication Date: April 24, 2012 Publisher: HarperTeen Series: The Selection #1 CONTENT WARNING: implied rape (off-page), trauma For thirty-five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to escape the life laid out for them since birth. […]

The Doomsday Book Of Fairy Tales

The Doomsday Book of Fairy Tales Author: Emily Brewes Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: June 8, 2021 Publisher: Dundurn Press Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, gore, death, […]

Golden Son

Golden Son Author: Pierce Brown Genre: Sci-Fi Publication Date: January 6, 2015 Publisher: Del Rey Series: Red Rising Saga #2 TRIGGER WARNING: violence, gore, bombings, war If you haven’t read Red Rising yet, you’re probably going to want to skip this review. While there are no spoilers for […]

Dry

Dry Author: Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman Genre: YA Dystopia Publication Date: October 2, 2018 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers TRIGGER WARNING: violence, exploitation, riot, murder, attempted sexual assault Everyone’s going to remember where they were when the taps went dry. The drought — or […]

Scythe

I was originally planning to write this as three separate reviews. But I was busy working on a project at the time and didn’t have the time to devote to writing a review when I finished the first book (or the second), and I don’t know about you, […]