Reviews written by Yael Itamar

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May 29, 2012
Overall rating
 
3.0
Plot
 
2.0
Characters
 
3.0
Writing Style
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
This book is a fun read, as long as you don't take more than five minutes to think about it

This book had very good action, and I liked how the prose was effective without drawing too much attention to itself. With that said, I never felt like I was fully invested in the book. I read the first 100 pages online, and only decided to read...

May 29, 2012
Overall rating
 
2.0
Plot
 
1.0
Characters
 
2.0
Writing Style
 
3.0
Young Adult Fiction
At least you're getting a vocabulary lesson out of it...

***spoilers*** I don't even know where to begin. Even in the first book, the villains were completely one-dimensional, but it wasn't until reading INSURGENT when I realized that almost all of the secondary characters are total cardboard cut-outs. And while there are a lot of arguments and...

May 29, 2012 (Updated: May 29, 2012)
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
It's scary how true this book is

Let's play a game. What was the last dystopian/post-apocalyptic novel you read this year? Think about that book. What does that book say about society? Do you agree with this? Is there any chance that the grim future predicted in that book could ever come to life? ...

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