Cinder by Marissa Meyer

August 11, 2012

Video review of Cinder by Marissa Meyer


Cinder by Marissa Meyer
Released: January 3, 2012
Series: Lunar Chronicles [Book One]
Publisher: Feiwel and Friends
Pages: 287
Source: Purchased
Buy it: Book Depository (free shipping) | Amazon

Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl. . . .

Cinder, a gifted mechanic, is a cyborg. She’s a second-class citizen with a mysterious past, reviled by her stepmother and blamed for her stepsister’s illness. But when her life becomes intertwined with the handsome Prince Kai’s, she suddenly finds herself at the center of an intergalactic struggle, and a forbidden attraction. Caught between duty and freedom, loyalty and betrayal, she must uncover secrets about her past in order to protect her world’s future.



The Short
Cinder is a fresh and exciting re-imagining of the fairytale, Cinderella. The story completely draws you in and implants itself in your mind. When I finished, it was honestly the only thing I thought about for days.

This book has jumped up to one of my favourite books of all time. Get it and read it now!


The Long


The Good
Brilliantly illustrated cast of characters, incredible futuristic world, twists and turns, CYBORGS!

The Bad
The sequel isn't coming out soon enough!



What are your opinions on Cinder?

3 comments

  1. Great review! I really enjoyed the book as a book, but as a retelling it kinda let me down.

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  2. Great review! Can't wait to read it! *__*

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