Parents' Guide to

Ruined

By Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Action, romance, and fantasy in strong series kickoff.

Book Amy Tintera Fantasy 2016
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Author Amy Tintera ably combines action, romance, and fantasy with relatable, compelling protagonists and a plot that keeps the pages turning. Fans of her Reboot series should know that this one lacks any dystopian elements, and while there's still plenty of action, it's less violent. Teens will relate to both protagonists' struggles as they learn to overcome their prejudices, rely heavily on loyal friends, and start to forge their own identities separate from family expectations.

Romance is more at the forefront of the story, but all the elements are combined in a well-structured, fast-paced plot. The cliffhanger ending will leave readers eager for the next installment.

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