Author: Marie Lu
Summary: The western United States is home to the Republic, a nation that is always at war with other nations. Fifteen-year-old June was born in one of the Republic’s wealthiest districts and she is a prodigy of the Republic’s highest military training. Another 15-year-old, Day, is now the nation’s most wanted criminal, but his actions don’t seem that serious. They have no reason to cross paths, but one day June’s brother – Metias – was murdered and Day became the suspect. After that, Day races to help his family survive while June searches for revenge for Metias’s death. After a while, the two of them find out the truth of all of this that has brought them to together and shock the country forever.
I started reading it because… a lot of my friends recommended this book to me. They said there is a lot of action and romance. It sounded interesting, so I was motivated to read this book.
I kept reading because… this book is really interesting. There are so many secret waiting to be revealed and you just have to read it to find out.
Main character(s): If they were in a yearbook, they would be voted most Likely To Be: The sneakiest teenagers the world has seen.
Six Word Recap: Day and June’s path of secrets!
This book reminded me of how two people that have nothing to do with each other somehow cross paths. It’s like the universe has decided your fate and there is nothing you can do to stop it!
Website of Interest: Marie Lu
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