Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Children Of Icarus by Caighlan Smith

This is a dystopian story about a young girl who is selected to be an angel . While this is seen as a blessing in her community she dreads what it actually means which is leaving her family for good and going into the unknown  . Away from her family and thrown amidst the terror and chaos of this new life she finds it hard to adjust to the constant hardship and daily terror . Daily struggles increase when a misunderstanding leads to brutal treatment from those she felt close to. This is an often brutal story with violence and cruelty , I had  moments of shock reading it and at other times my eyes were stinging from the tenderness in the story . I recommend this to all dystopian or fans of Greek legends . 

I received this book for review from the lovely people over at Lovereading4kids.
This book is being published in July 2016 and will be available from Lovereading4kids and all other good bookstores then . 
Below please find a link to this book on the Lovereading4kids website :

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