Tag Archives: science fiction

Queer Characters in YA Dystopians

I seriously believe that a fictional world that doesn’t include LGBTQIA+ characters is a poorly constructed world. Continue reading

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Intersteller

If I could sum this movie up in one word, it would be: intense. Continue reading

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Review: Under the Never Sky

Title: Under the Never Sky Author: Veronica Rossi Publisher: HarperCollins Genre: young adult, futuristic, science fiction Rating: 5/5 Aria has lived her whole life in the protected dome of Reverie. Her entire world confined to its spaces, she’s never thought to dream of … Continue reading

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Review: The Hunger Games

Title: The Hunger Games Author: Suzanne Collins Publisher: Scholastic Press (2008) Genre: young adult, science fiction, dystopia, action, adventure, survival In Their Words: In the ruins of a place known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capital surrounded by … Continue reading

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Review: When You Reach Me

Title: When You Reach Me Author: Rebecca Stead Publisher: Wendy Lamb Books, an imprint of Random House Genre: middle grade, mainstream fiction, light science fiction In Their Words: By sixth grade, Miranda and her best friend, Sal, know how to navigate … Continue reading

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Review: The Knife of Never Letting Go

Title: The Knife of Never Letting Go Author: Patrick Ness Publisher: Candlewick Press Genre: young adult, science fiction In Their Words: Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in an overwhleming, never0ending stream of Noise. Just … Continue reading

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Review: Incarceron

Title: Incarceron Author: Catherine Fisher Publisher: Dial Books, an imprint of Penguin Group Genre: young adult, dystopian futuristic fantasy/sci fi In Their Words: Incarceron is a prison so vast that it contains not only cells, but also metal forests, dilapidated … Continue reading

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