Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 242
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction
, Speculative Fiction
, Post Apocalyptic
3.5 Stars(Mass. for 50 States Challenge)
Scored takes place in a future not so far away, where society is under constant video surveillance. Standardized tests are a thing of the past, replaced by the watchful eyeball of ScoreCorp, who assigns a monthly score based on five elements of mental fitness. The scoring system was designed to crea...
Pre-dystopian, loved finding out about the "why" before the actual events. More on this later.
Everything depends on your score. High scores guarantee entrance to college and low scores make it difficult to get a job at all. Scores in the 70′s give people the option to work in retail or health services – completely respectable professions, but this isn’t the life Imani wants for herself. She...