Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard
Publication date: 02/10/2015
Series: Red Queen, #1
Age range: 13 - 17 Years
The poverty stricken Reds are commoners, living under the rule of the Silvers, elite warriors with god-like powers.
To Mare Barrow, a 17-year-old Red girl from The Stilts, it looks like nothing will ever change.
Mare finds herself working in the Silver Palace, at the centre of those she hates the most. She quickly discovers that, despite her red blood, she possesses a deadly power of her own. One that threatens to destroy Silver control.
But power is a dangerous game. And in this world divided by blood, who will win?
The buzz for
this book flapped around my ears constantly urging me to take notice. Well, it snagged
my attention and that was all she wrote. I was glued to the pages of this
spellbinding adventure and thought of every excuse to get out of daily duties
just to live in the beautifully complex world that Aveyard created.
characters were outstanding and the plot wickedly twisted with its treachery.
Oh how I love Mare! She is what I love, love in heroines. She’s fierce and I
was constantly delighted to be inside her head as she navigated her way through a
host of danger. The clues were there but like Mare, I didn’t know who to trust.
Aveyard did an excellent job keeping me guessing.
This book had everything – action, danger, romance, and an unforgettable host of characters. A rollercoaster ride with twists and turns, this book is a nonstop page turner. I can't wait for the next ride! This book is a must read!
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