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Legend By MarieWhat was once the western United States is now home to the Republic a nation perpetually at war with its neighbors Born into an elite family in one of the Republic's wealthiest districts fifteen year old June is a prodigy being groomed for success in the Republic's highest military circles Born into Well it's mineso eryeah a little biased Shameless I know I know

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Of cat and mouse Day is in a race for his family's survival while June seeks to avenge Metias's death But in a shocking turn of events the two uncover the truth of what has really brought them together and the sinister lengths their country will go to keep its secretsAlternate Cover edition for ISBN 4 out of 5 stars This book fell short of a solid 5 for me because it had two small things I didn’t like but otherwise it was goldenWhat I truly enjoyed• Two uniue POV’s of the hunter and the hunted –and I love love loved that the girl was the one sent to hunt Day the criminal as I tend to see this trope usually in the reverse• The action scenes –since I had read The Young Elites I already knew Lu had talent in this arena that end duel and while there was no magic powers this time around Day’s POV was especially good the chase through the hospital• Mary Lu’s pacing is extraordinary she knows what is too much and she gives us just the right amount And it fits the militaristic atmosphere perfectly• The world building I think it speaks volumes when I don’t even notice its happening Seriously I don’t remember any long paragraphs just tons of snippets as the main characters go about their POV• Tess –an adorable side character and if anything happens to her there will be hell to pay I'm not usually a fan of child side characters and tend to find them a burden but this one wormed her way into my heart with her interactions with Day• Metias –I really really liked him and when he view spoilerdied I was actually depressed hide spoiler

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READER Æ DOC Legend By Marie Lu Ï MARIE LU Ï [Read] ➭ Legend By Marie Lu – What was once the western United States is now home to the Republic a nation perpetually at war with its neighbors Born into an elite family in one of the Republic's wealthiest districts fifteen year What was once the wThe slums fifteen year old Day is the country's most wanted criminal But his motives may not be as malicious as they seemFrom very different worlds June and Day have no reason to cross paths until the day June's brother Metias is murdered and Day becomes the prime suspect Caught in the ultimate game Are you kidding me What just happened This book is ABSOLUTELY UNPUTDOWNABLE Yes I realize that’s not a word but I have to admit I’m a bit sleep deprived seeing as I stayed up all night reading this FRICKEN AMAZING book Okay let me just tell you now this review is going to be an absolute incoherent gush fest I haven’t felt this pumped about a YA dystopic novel since the The Hunger Games came to town Mind you I’ve read some pretty awesome stories since such as Divergent Blood Red Road and Burn Bright But when I’m taking this book with me to run errands so I can read in between red lights I know something fantastical is going on and there’s no way in HALE I’m stopping GIVEMEMORENOWPLEASE Marie Lu has created a book where the voices are powerful the narrative is commanding and the plot is explosive all the way to the absolute end Legend has shot up to my top spot in highly addictive series This book was nothing short of riveting making it worthy of applause standing ovations and literary accolades I’m giving it everything I’ve got I anticipate this novel getting some well deserved buzz and I can’t wait to see how it all plays out EXCITEMENTokay breatheWith Lu’s debut novel she’s created this moment in time over 100 years into the future where the United States has split between the Colonies and the Republic and natural disasters have drastically changed the landscape of California and its surrounding states Plagues are diminishing the population; and two sides of what was once one country are fighting each other using biological warfare lies and anything and everything in their arsenal for land and power This story is told in alternating POVs between Day Daniel Altan Wing who is a criminal on the run from the Republic authorities and June Iparis a recent graduate of the Republic academy who is placed on a mission to hunt down Day When these two characters collide secrets and conspiracies force them to take a closer look around them to find their true enemy and an all out manhunt explodesBeing from Southern California it was interesting to experience the setting of the book from an insider’s perspective I’m very much familiar with Los Angeles and our beloved Public Library So to read how the state has changed was pretty captivating The characters in this book including Day June Tess and Kaede are definitely ualified to pull this series through to the end and I’m curious how the relationships between these four will play out Lastly I’ll admit now that the downfall to reading advanced reader copies well before the release date is that we have to wait even longer for the next installment but with incredible books such as Legend it’s worth the wait Congrats to Marie Lu for exploding the YA writing scene with a story that’s finally FINALLY going to give The Hunger Games fans what they’ve been craving Something amazing Huge thanks to Flannery from thereadventurer for letting me read her ARC tackle hug Thank you