Uglies (Uglies #1)
A few years after rebel Tally Youngblood took down the uglies/pretties/specials regime, a cultural renaissance swept the world. Now popularity rules. Everyone craves fame—and fifteen-year-old Aya Fuse is no exception. But her face rank of 451,396 is so low, she’s a total nobody. An extra. Aya’s... show more
A few years after rebel Tally Youngblood took down the uglies/pretties/specials regime, a cultural renaissance swept the world. Now popularity rules. Everyone craves fame—and fifteen-year-old Aya Fuse is no exception. But her face rank of 451,396 is so low, she’s a total nobody. An extra. Aya’s only chance to escape extra-land is to find a big story to kick—something wild and unexpected. Then Aya meets a clique of girls who pull crazy tricks. She knows she can propel herself into celebrity; but at what cost? There’s more at stake than Aya realizes in this spectacular conclusion to the Uglies series.
Publish date: May 3rd 2011
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Book Club
, Post Apocalyptic
Series: Uglies (#1)
I’ve read this series when it first came out in 2005 and I totally loved it. It was the first time I read a dystopian novel and I was immediately hooked. I decided to re-read this series in English this time (cause in 2005 I read it in French, my English was still too basic) without knowing that Sco...
Kinda neat! I read this book because of its' popularity. Almost every review I had read was favorable and it seemed like a good bet. I have to admit, the sci-fi nature had me worried, it's not usually my thing, but I worried for nothing. This story was unique, unusual and groovy. I liked the build u...
In Uglies by Scott Westerfeld, the main character Tally goes through a conflict regarding her conforming to society’s expectations. Everyone in this dystopian novel is considered to be ugly until they get an operation at age 16 that turns them pretty. Tally is faced with either conforming to the nor...
It took me a while to get into this book. I had just finished The Giver and Uglies felt so superficial I wanted to hit myself of the head with a pan. Nonetheless I'm never one to get completely discouraged and the trilogy fell straight into the type of books I'm into, so I decided to keep reading. ...
I really enjoyed this book. I found myself really liking the characters. It was very different from what I expected. I can't wait to read the next book!
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