First of all, I need to point out that I absolutely love the covers of this series. I mean, it is awesome. Also, did you know that Day's chapters are blue? The text is blue? How friggin' cool is that?!
June and Day arrive in
Vegas just as the unthinkable happens: the Elector Primo dies, and his
son Anden takes his place. With the Republic edging closer to chaos, the
two join a group of Patriot rebels eager to help Day rescue his brother
and offer passage to the Colonies. They have only one request—June and
Day must assassinate the new Elector.
It’s their chance to change the nation, to give voice to a people silenced for too long.
as June realizes this Elector is nothing like his father, she’s haunted
by the choice ahead. What if Anden is a new beginning? What if
revolution must be more than loss and vengeance, anger and blood—what if
the Patriots are wrong?
In this highly-anticipated sequel, Lu delivers a breathtaking thriller with high stakes and cinematic action.
Legend was so utterly
amazing, that by default, I believed that Prodigy would have to be a
step down, because - aren't the sequels always?
But it so wasn't.
I cannot tell you if Prodigy exceeded the awesomeness that was Legend,
because I just finished it and everything else seems irrelevant. (I
existed before this...?)
I can't help but fall completely in love
with the characters even more than in the first novel. The writing is
brilliant, the plot is exciting and filled with action, and Day is still
And that ending! Absolutely breaktaking.
Absolutely perfect. Absolutely heartbreaking. I may need a moment to
compose myself, I am getting emotional.
There are so many words I
want to say about this book, but I just cannot find the right
combination, and am probably just wasting Everyone's time by typing this
out. I feel like I just need to sit for a while. I need a recovery
Basically, if you have not yet read Legend. Do it. Read
it. Fall in love. Misery loves company, and I want you to join my in the
sure to be agonizing wait for Champion. (Not sure if I will make it...)
I write this, know that because I COULD NOT put this book down, I will
be very tired tomorrow and likely fail my chemistry test.
But it was worth it.