Posts Tagged dystopian society

Procreation and Power: Comparison of Bumped by Megan McCafferty and The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Procreation and Power:  Comparison of Bumped by Megan McCafferty and The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

“The United States of America once ranked above all industrialized nations in the realm of teen pregnancy. We were the undisputed queens of precocious procreation! We were number one before, and we can be number one again!” –President’s State of the Union Address, Bumped What’s to be […]

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It’s a Small Price to Pay for Your Safety

It’s a Small Price to Pay for Your Safety

In dystopian societies, those twisted versions of perfection, people are often treated as slaves or children. They are kept from reaching their full potential by the rules and regulations designed to curtail their freedoms in the name of safety.  That got me thinking—what does it really mean […]

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Resist: Book Two of the Resistance Series won a Silver Medal in the 2016 International Wishing Shelf Book Awards
Resist was named Best YA Fiction 2016 by the Texas Association of Authors Book Awards