Author: Kristen Simmons

Book Review: The Glass Arro..

Book Review: The Glass Arrow

The Glass Arrow really blew me away. It’s a dystopian that reverts back to treating women like property and because of processed food pills, women are not as fertile as they once were. Aya has grown up away from this life, living in the wild, but always being hunted. One day she is captured and taken in to be groomed to be auctioned off. She has managed to get out of being sold so far and her latest plan involves instigating a fight that ends with her nose being broken. Sent to solitary confinement, she is guarded by a Watcher, who […]

Posted August 7, 2015
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Book Review: Article 5

Book Review: Article 5

A world in which people lives are directed not by the government as we know it, but rather moral statutes. A world where people are arrested for the most minor offenses and they may never come back? Article 5 piqued my interest with this harsh government. I just had to know more.   Our story opens with Ember, a normal girl trying her best to follow the Moral Statutes, and her mom, a single mother who secretly does her best to maintain life as she knew it before the war, before the Moral Statutes, before everything… But everything changes with the addition of Article 5. An article […]

Posted January 29, 2012
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