Book Reviews

age 13+
 
Controversial finale to a thrilling dystopian trilogy.
By Veronica Roth
(2013)
age 13+
 
Excellent dystopian sequel is terrifically twisty, intense.
By Veronica Roth
(2012)
age 13+
 
Entertaining futuristic take on reality TV dating shows.
By Kiera Cass
(2012)
age 12+
 
Cinderella as a futuristic cyborg. Pretty cool.
By Marissa Meyer
(2012)
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age 12+
 
Stylish dystopian thriller in a not-so-future Los Angeles.
By Marie Lu
(2011)
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age 13+
 
Dark, unsettling second installment in dystopian saga.
By Ally Condie
(2011)
age 14+
 
No sunny wrap-up to this very dark, mature series.
By James Dashner
(2011)
age 14+
 
Teens are pawns of evil adults again in violent sequel.
By James Dashner
(2010)
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age 13+
 
Twilight author's adult sci-fi is fine for teens.
By Stephenie Meyer
(2010)
age 13+
 
Exciting, violent dystopian thriller is original, addictive.
By Veronica Roth
(2011)
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age 12+
 
Super-powered fugitive alien finds high school romance.
By Pittacus Lore
(2010)
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age 13+
 
Fun, provoking start to dystopian series for teens.
By Ally Condie
(2010)
age 12+
 
Exciting, dramatic -- and bloody -- sci-fi trilogy finale.
By Suzanne Collins
(2010)
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age 14+
 
Dystopian bestseller is full of plot twists, complex themes.
By Catherine Fisher
(2010)
age 13+
 
Teens are the pawns of evil adults in violent dystopia.
By James Dashner
(2009)
age 12+
 
Sequel just as gripping -- and brutal -- as the first.
By Suzanne Collins
(2009)
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age 16+
 
Retired heroes fight to save themselves in gritty classic.
By Alan Moore
(1995)
age 12+
 
Exciting, provocative tale of lethal reality show.
By Suzanne Collins
(2008)
age 14+
 
Exciting but violent dystopian thriller for teens.
By Patrick Ness
(2008)
age 9+
 
Time-travel series start is suspenseful.
By Margaret Peterson Haddix
(2008)

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