Can you believe Dystopian August is nearly halfway over? Let's take a quick look at what went down in week 2.
6 book reviews
Monsters of Men by Patrick Ness gets 5 Zombie Chickens
Gone by Michael Grant gets 3 Zombie Chickens
Restoring Harmony by Joelle Anthony gets 3 Zombie Chickens
Green Angel by Alice Hoffman gets 3 Zombie Chickens
The Blending Time by Michael Kinch gets 3 Zombie Chickens
This World We Live In by Susan Beth Pfeffer gets 1 Zombie Chicken
1 author interview
Joelle Anthony discusses Restoring Harmony
1 preview post
Upcoming debut dystopias from the League of Extraordinary Writers
3 still open giveaways
Win the first three books in Michael Grant's Gone SeriesWin one of 3 copies of Ship Breaker
Win a 6 pack of dystopian books from MacMillan
1 installment of Dystopian Reader Views
Discussion: What about plausibility?
Some highlights coming up this week:
More reviews, interviews, book giveways, and a look at kick a$$ characters in dystopian lit. Enjoy!
Katniss Everdeen beat Tally Youngblood in the YA Fantasy Showdown and now faces Astrid from Diana Peterfreund's Rampant series. Sam Templeton (from Michael Grant's Gone) lost his bracket to Percy Jackson. Might be a bit more of a popularity contest than a test of actual fighting skills!
Sara over at the First Novels Club does The Hunger Games: Disney Princess Style.
Sara also discusses whether or not she could survive the dystopian worlds of The Hunger Games, Uglies and Inside Out.
My Friend Amy discusses Women, Children and the Apocalypse.
Flavorwire offers a quiz for you to find out which dystopian future is right for you.
Hope you are continuing to enjoy Dystopian August!