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Shows that she’s vulnerable but not too vulnerable! As she hatches a daring escape plan, the book hits its stride. The constant struggle, the constant fight between morals and selfish will to survive in wicked world so different rdd ours, that is what I like the most about dystopian novels. WheadonCommon Sense Media. Just the two of them talking together was sparkling. Common Sense is a nonprofit organization. She was right, it was high on the addiction scale; once I sat down to devote attention to it, I read until I ran out of pages.

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I wasn’t crazy about the weird grammar stuff. This is the sort of woman we need more of in YA lit. She is so inconsistent and fickle, so apparently unexperienced, rather morbidly fixated with Lugh Novel of the year.

Also, the writing style did not help, there are a It’s an action book. Aug 08, Sh3lly grumpybookgrrrl. Get full reviews, ratings, and advice delivered weekly to your inbox.


She’s the narrator and so so dustlqnds.

She can’t read or write. They dustlads all around us. No way could I cover it all. Jan 05, C. Her character is very unrealistic. From Saba’s father’s star gazing to the heartstone to the strangely long-lived King, there are subtle signs of the paranormal, but no obvious presence.

Dustlands Trilogy | Moira Young

Seriously, Saba, you need to learn to take a pulse before dushlands assume someone is dead. Saba what a cool name is who carries the book the most I think. Let’s see what are pluses and minuses of Dust Lands trilogy.

It drove me crazy. Jack is a snake and a charmer, and Saba is earth and reality. View all 8 comments. It is being developed for film by Ridley Scott. Jan 11, Tatiana rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Why were they twins if her birthday wasn’t important? She’s hard and sharp and so mean, but she has intense feelings and she’s just working hard to survive and not get hurt, you know?

Every heard of it? An Indonesian boy and rred American girl are brought together after a devastating tsunami in South East Asia. As it is, this book is still probably in my top This book is full of kick-ass woman and children.

Blood Red Road (Dust Lands, #1) by Moira Young

She has a twin named Lugh, a sister named Emmi, and a Pa. So even though storytelling in this series is great, I didn’t like at all how story developed. Not to mention how The Hawks turned up at the exact moment they were needed; that was a little too Hollywood for me. It’s a natural for Hunger Games fans.


Jack, the love interest, didn’t coddle Saba but tried to lead her to changing for the better even though she railed against him again and again.

Blood Red Road

She has no romantic history whatsoever. Just keep the action coming. Most people ddustlands read, so the language is bound to change. I am talking about a solid plot, characterization, worldbuilding and It keeps you smart, it keeps you alive.

Blood Red Road: Dust Lands, Book 1

Oddly enough, it’s her cage fighting that starts to make her real and likeable. Don’t shoot me, kids, but I have to confess that the romance reminded me of The Ladies of Missalonghi by Miss Colleen of the Thornbirds fame see, that’s how old I am. Going through that review, I cringe a bit. I just found myself sighing, wishing for more. Right away, I realised we were in a Western movie.

But that was due to different characters and the development between her sister and Jack.

Just give me The Fellowship of the Ring set in Mordor without the overly dustlandss description or any of the fantastical beings. Their moments and dialog had me re-reading many passages simply because they were either funny or heartfelt.