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Multcolib Picks: Dystopia with hope

Inside Out
Inside Out By Snyder, Maria V. (Book - 2010 ) y SNYDER 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:"...I'm Trella. I'm a scrub. A nobody. One of thousands who work the lower levels, keeping inside clean for the Uppers. I've got one friend, do my job, and try to avoid the Pop Cops.

Outside in
Outside in By Snyder, Maria V. (Book - 2011 ) y SNYDER 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:After leading a victorious rebellion against the Uppers, Trella is forced to continue her leadership role and must help her people face a threat from outside their cube.

Uglies
Uglies By Westerfeld, Scott (Book - 2005 ) y WESTERFEL All copies in use Availability details Holds: 2 on 4 copies

Annotation:Everybody gets to be supermodel gorgeous. What could be wrong with that? Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can't wait. Not for her license -- for turning pretty.

Pretties
Pretties By Westerfeld, Scott (Book - 2011 ) y WESTERFEL 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Finally surgically transformed into a "pretty," sixteen-year-old Tally, now gorgeous and programmed to think only happy thoughts, is plagued by tangled memories of living in the Smoke, a rebel colony of "ugly" runaways hiding from the Special Circumstances authorities.

Specials
Specials By Westerfeld, Scott (Book - 2011 ) y WESTERFEL 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:When she is turned into a super-modelesque super-fighting machine, Tally, a former ugly, is ordered to keep the uglies down and the pretties stupid in a carefully engineered world of perfection where she refuses to play by the rules.

Extras
Extras By Westerfeld, Scott (Book - 2011 ) y WESTERFEL 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:After rebel Tally Youngblood brings down the uglies/pretties/specials regime, fame, instead of beauty, becomes the new world order, and fifteen-year-old Aya Fuse embarks on a dangerous plan to boost her popularity ranking.

Incarceron
Incarceron By Fisher, Catherine (Book - 2010 ) y FISHER 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:To free herself from an upcoming arranged marriage, Claudia, the daughter of the Warden of Incarceron, a futuristic prison with a mind of its own, decides to help a young prisoner escape.

Sapphique
Sapphique By Fisher, Catherine (Book - 2010 ) y FISHER 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:After his escape from the sentient prison, Incarceron, Finn finds that the Realm is not at all what he expected, and he does not know whether he is to be its king, how to free his imprisoned friends, or how to stop Incarceron's quest to be free of its own nature.

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Dystopian fiction for teens has suspense, adventure and thrills, often combined with a sense of hopefulness that is sometimes lacking in adult books of this genre. Here's a sampling of some compelling post-apoc teen fiction.


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