• Burn Bright by Marianne de Pierres

    Burn Bright by Marianne de Pierres Released Date: March 1, 2011 Publisher: Random House Australia Series: Night Creatures #1 Genres: YA, Paranormal, Fantasy Pages: 316 Source: From Publisher (Thank you!!) Into a world of wild secrets and deadly pleasures comes a girl whose innocence may be her greatest strength. In Ixion music and party are our only beliefs. Darkness is our comfort. We have few rules but they are absolute . . . Retra doesn’t want to go to Ixion, the island of ever-night, ever-youth and never-sleep. Retra is a Seal – sealed minds, sealed community. She doesn’t crave parties and pleasure, experience and freedom. But her brother Joel left for Ixion…

  • Memento Nora by Angie Smibert

    Memento Nora by Angie Smibert Release Date: April 1, 2011 Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Genres: YA, Dystopia Series: Memento Nora #1 Pages: 192 Source: From Publisher (Thank you!!) Nora, the popular girl and happy consumer, witnesses a horrific bombing on a shopping trip with her mother. In Nora’s near-future world, terrorism is so commonplace that she can pop one little white pill to forget and go on like nothing ever happened. However, when Nora makes her first trip to a Therapeutic Forgetting Clinic, she learns what her mother, a frequent forgetter, has been frequently forgetting. Nora secretly spits out the pill and holds on to her memories. The memory of the…

  • Wither by Lauren DeStefano

    Wither by Lauren DeStefano Release Date: March 22, 2011 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Trilogy: Chemical Garden #1 Pages: 372 (e-ARC) Genres: YA, Dystopia Source: Galley Grab* What if you knew exactly when you would die? Thanks to modern science, every human being has become a ticking genetic time bomb—males only live to age twenty-five, and females only live to age twenty. In this bleak landscape, young girls are kidnapped and forced into polygamous marriages to keep the population from dying out. When sixteen-year-old Rhine Ellery is taken by the Gatherers to become a bride, she enters a world of wealth and privilege. Despite her husband Linden’s genuine love for her, and…

  • The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

    The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins Released Date: October 1, 2008 Publisher: Scholastic, Inc. Genre: YA, Dystopia Could you survive on your own, in the wild, with everyone out to make sure you don’t live to see the morning? In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. The Capitol is harsh and cruel and keeps the districts in line by forcing them all to send one boy and one girl between the ages of twelve and eighteen to participate in the annual Hunger Games, a fight to the death on live TV. Sixteen-year-old Katniss…

  • Delirium by Lauren Oliver

    Title: DeliriumAuthor: Lauren OliverPublisher: HarperTeenRelease Date: February 1, 2011Genre: YA, DystopiaTrilogy: Delirium #1Pages: 305 (e-ARC)Source: NetGalley*Buy: Amazon | Book DepositorySummary via Goodreads: Before scientists found the cure, people thought love was a good thing. They didn’t understand that once love – the deliria – blooms in your blood, there is no escaping its hold. Things are different now. Scientists are able to eradicate love, and the governments demands that all citizens receive the cure upon turning eighteen. Lena Holoway has always looked forward to the day when she’ll be cured. A life without love is a life without pain: safe, measured, predictable, and happy.  But with ninety-five days left until her treatment,…