Cassia lives in a futuristic society where all decisions are made for her/them, including whom to marry. When paired with her handsome best friend, s..Show More »he glimpses the picture of another boy and spends the book getting to know him and questioning authority. The plot is just like Lois Lowry's, "The Giver". However, the characters and love triangle are more detailed and appeal to a teenage girl audience of 10-14. Good read for your teenage daughter and could be an interesting movie or CW series.
The narrator does a great job, but was an inappropriate choice. She sounds like she's 12 years old and not as intelligent or strong as the main character, Cassia. I may have enjoyed this one more if I'd picked up the book instead.
Book one was better than this one... but, it sets up a good story line for the third book. I personally prefer one narrator and the back and forth na..Show More »rration for me was not enjoyable. I did like this book and do look forward to the third in the series.