If you think Panem was brutal, you’re in for a wake up call with Quarantine. Idea Sparks and Mini Lessons can also be used for differentiation and to foster new ideas of your own. The military is able to enter the school to install a high-tech device so that the students can determine when they are no longer adolescents. The story is compelling, something that I was not expecting when I read the blurb. The Loners suffers the same fate. Its not that it is a bad story on the contrary it is actually a very good story

While trying to help his teacher, Davids English teacher dies right in front of him in a pool of blood and guts. Things happen in the blink of an eye but never do the writers hide what is happening. It reads like a bad movie or illogical video game scenario explained by an inarticulate teen with a penchant for throwing in some jolting figurative language perhaps intended to demonstrate writing SKILZ. What goes on with the kids is both disturbing and compelling and that is what made me have to finish. Feb 09, James Tullos rated it really liked it. Mid-day finds him witnessing the death of the faculty before his very eyes and a lock-down of the school. Don’t get into the science, because the science, she is very bad folks.

Lex HrabeThomas Voorhies. I couldn’t get over the fact that the adults didn’t communicate in any way.

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There is blood and gore in abundance in this novel, which I usually like, but in this novel that is quarantlne norm and half-way through it was nothing more than a cheap trick to keep you entertained. Nov 16, Suzanne rated it it was ok. When I read Monument 14, one of my issues was that none of the kids are parti Originally reviewed on A Reader of Fictions.

I enjoyed Mpvie more than David, maybe it was the fact that Will is the younger brother so he’s almost having to live in the shadow of David. Here, Alice, a high school student and generally awesome person, shows us step-by-step how to dye your own hair!

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There was little reason for anything that we seen in the plot and frankly, it was not a good piece of writing. Hilary was just evil, and Lucy was annoying.


loenrs Those guys were scary as all hell. The guys just become savages after the lockdown, which was pretty over the top. To get any enjoyment from this book you must completely disregard any possible fallacies or scientific inconsistencies and just go with the flow, or else you will drive yourself crazy with the ‘that makes absolutely no fucking sense’-ness of it all. There are some gruesome, gritty scenes that made me wince.

I will NEVER agree with stuff like this and I don’t care if this is fiction or if the authors never intended to send this message because the things I previously pointed out are not exactly the result of in-depth reading subject to opinion. I can’t wait till I get to read the next one. Sluts, Varsity, Geeks, and Skaters. If they come too near, th David, once a popular football player, is still grieving the loss of his mother. I just did not feel anything in this book at all.

Unlike Lucy, Hillary was a VERY strong female character but she also had flaws of her own and it made her that much more appealing especially towards the movvie of the book. Teens form gangs and then battle for territory and survival.

I’m not sure how exactly this would work The staff are all dead and students are told there is a deadly virus they now all have that will kill any adult in their vicinity. I’m glad that there were no holds barred and the author decided to stick with the reality of it, no matter how hard it might be to swallow. May 01, Nicole rated it really liked it Shelves: It was somewhere toward the end or something. And without your as good as dead, and Will and David are without a gang looking for a way to survive.

Hollywood and Chinese sci-fi offerings went head-to-head at the Chinese box office this weekend. But at least one of those characters actually redeems themselves in the end where as the other is still bent on the path of destruction.

And in this school you don’t fight for fun, you fight to live. Simply put I loved him…a lot seriously I might actually be in love with him. Our next lucky contestant in the scoop up any book that has teens fighting in it is Lex Thoma who penned the book “Quarantine: May 06, Giteeka rated it liked it Shelves: You will be redirected back to your article in seconds. Being stuck in a high school with no adults to tell you what to do seems like it wouldn’t be too bad, but I for one would not want to be stuck in this one.


But the violence in this book? The guys are all mean, obnoxious jerks whose only mission in life is to beat each other up and have sex with as many girls as possible.

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I have not felt a connection to lonesr character like this in a while. You want to be close to those like you so you feel safe and sound and secure with. I really quaranntine wait to see what happens during book 2 – The Saints. Dye-ing to Meet You! Teams needed to work together with strategy and strength.

In a year where, only a month ago, the [ Such teens put out a pheromone that acts on adults’ lungs as an acid, killing them almost instantly. The protectors are often bullies and control freaks, and it makes you wonder how much could you take before you tried your luck on your own.

I liked that the Loners existed because not everyone fits into a category, but by becoming a Loner you labeled yourself. But that’s hardly the only thing that turns her on. All the secondary characters are top notch. There isn’t much defining moments for her The authors are trying to make sexual violence look sexy and I bloody well hate that crap in books.

What to feel about this book Unlike David, this brother annoys me throughout most of the book. Things unraveled too quickly at first.

I truly love how Lex Thomas took the High School experience and morphed into a living nightmare.