Author: Marie Lu

Book Review: The Midnight Star (The Young Elites) by Marie Lu

Book Review: The Midnight Star (The Young Elites) by Marie Lu

“You cannot harden your heart to the future just because of your past. You cannot use cruelty against yourself to justify cruelty to others.” The Midnight Star was fantastic! In fact I enjoyed it even more then The Rose Society. Adelina is now queen, but has lost the one person who meant the most to […]

Book Review: The Rose Society (The Young Elites) Marie Lu

Book Review: The Rose Society (The Young Elites) Marie Lu

Review I’m trying something new this review as I’ve waited too long, I think, to write my review. The Rose Society is the second book in Marie Lu’s The Young Elites series, and picks up not long after the first novel. Adelina and her sister have fled Kenettra in the hopes of finding other Young Elites to build an […]

Book Review: The Young Elites by Marie Lu

Book Review: The Young Elites by Marie Lu

“It is pointless to believe what you see, if you only see what you believe.” The Young Elites has been on my TBR list for a long time, and is actually what prompted me to read Legend. While both of Marie Lu’s series are set in a dystopian society, The Young Elites is a darker story. It takes place after […]

Book Review: Champion (A Legend Novel) by Marie Lu

Book Review: Champion (A Legend Novel) by Marie Lu

The Good…: Marie Lu concludes her Legend series with Champion. In Champion, Day and June continue to struggle in their personal relationship, as they continue to struggle against the  Republic’s impending war with the Colonies. Even though a lot of the book focuses on the impending war, it mainly seemed to focus on the strain […]

Book Review: Prodigy (A Legend Novel) by Marie Lu

Book Review: Prodigy (A Legend Novel) by Marie Lu

****Caution: This review contains spoilers from Legend**** The Good…: In Prodigy, Day and June struggle to survive in the wake of the events from Legend. The two have escaped Los Angeles, and head towards Las Vegas in search of the Patriots with the hope that they’ll be able to topple the Republic once and for all. However, the painful memory of […]

Book Review: Legend by Marie Lu

Book Review: Legend by Marie Lu

The Good…: Marie Lu’s Legend takes place in the dystopian society of a futuristic United States. The country is divided by some mysterious circumstance into two separate and unequal nations: The Colonies of America and The Republic of America. As the two nations engage in an ongoing war for supremacy, two teens fight for survival and each other. […]