Rules are different outside the Society.
Chasing down an uncertain future, Cassia makes her way to the Outer Provinces in pursuit of Ky-taken by the Society to his certain death-only to find that he has escaped into the majestic, but treacherous, canyons. On this wild frontier are glimmers of a different life and the enthralling promise of rebellion. But even as Cassia sacrifices everything to reunite with Ky, ingenious surprises from Xander may change the game once again.
Narrated from both Cassia's and Ky's points of view, this hotly anticipated sequel to Matched will take them both to the edge of Society, where nothing is as expected and crosses and double crosses make their path more twisted than ever...
Incredible sequel to acclamied international bestseller, Matched
Separated by the dictatorial Society that rules them, Cassia has been searching for Ky while suffering the harsh conditions of labor camps far from home. About to be sent to the Society s biggest city for her permanent work assignment, Cassia instead grabs an opportunity to reach the war-torn Outer Provinces, where she finally gets a lead in tracking Ky. Ky has survived being used as a pawn in the Society s war against a nameless and faceless enemy; he and two companions have escaped into a no man s land, and Cassia follows. As Cassia and Ky hike through dangerous territory in search of a rumored rebellion and the freedom to be together, the specter of Cassia s betrothed, Xander, hangs over them. Narrated from Cassia and Ky s viewpoints, Condie s sequel to her acclaimed Matched is very much a middle book, centering on a transformative journey and setting up the finale to come. Newcomers will need to read the first book for background, but vivid, poetic writing will pull fans through as Condie immerses readers in her characters yearnings and hopes. Ages 14 up.
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As gripping as matched
Another amazing installment! I don't need to say more
I thought this book was amazing, even better than the first if that is possible. Definately one of my all time favourutes so far! Xxx
Crossed, Ally Condle
I have to get this book! I've got and read Matched, and I got this in my stocking, but i'm saving it till last. Can't wait to read it though!!! Maybe I'll read it next...