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Crossed

Condie, Allyson Braithwaite (Book - 2011 )
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Crossed


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Seventeen-year-old Cassia sacrifices everything and heads to the Outer Provinces in search of Ky, where she is confronted with shocking revelations about Society and the promise of rebellion.
Authors: Condie, Allyson Braithwaite
Title: Crossed
Publisher: New York :, Dutton Books,, 2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 367 p. :,map ;,24 cm.
Notes: Sequel to: Matched.
Summary: Seventeen-year-old Cassia sacrifices everything and heads to the Outer Provinces in search of Ky, where she is confronted with shocking revelations about Society and the promise of rebellion.
ISBN: 9780525423652
0525423656
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This is a story of a girl who is willing to take any risk to find the love that was taken from her by the society. she will do anything to find him again.

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  • niyaboo rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Crossed has a little bit more action from Matched.Cassia goes to the Outer Provinces to find Ky.And they stumble upon The Farmers and The Rising.Cassia learns its hard to fight for your freedom and love without giving up on what you believe in.Yet she always finds her way. A secret that Xander and Ky have might influence her choice of who she wants to be with when she finds it out.

I must agree with BlackCat_13 kinda like Divergent if you ask me, first book was great, and then it went downhill from there. Although I liked reading Ky's perspective of things

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  • BlackCat_13 rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

The first book was good, but this book went downhill. It wasn't well written, and I think it could have been improved on because the plot got dull. there wasn't much action like it was just a straight line without much obstacles. I don't even know what were the climaxes in this book. Then there was the thing with poetry.Poems in all of the books, makes it boring. (what is it with poems in this book series??)

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  • vwruleschick rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

This 2nd book is different, you follow Cassia out to the Outer Provinces in the Society whereby she is trying to find her love. While she is working through her situation she meets some interesting characters and has some experiences/adventures along the way. But what about Xander and Ky, will they be able to see each other and work on their ultimate goal. Guess you will have to read to find out.

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  • lakevilla_IDOL rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This is a must read if you read the first book in the series Matched. This book is different than the first but in some ways the same. In this story, Cassia goes on an adventure through the Carving to find Ky and the rising. With many twists and turns and adventure everywhere, this book still mentains a nice storyline.

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  • JewelMcLatchy rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Superb middle novel of the trilogy. Cannot wait to sink my teeth into the third and see how it all ends.

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  • AngelFire101 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Loved the sequel

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  • tocch101 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

A good second book that sees the characters grow in a complex and demanding world. The aspects of each individual feel realistic, although it feels like some of the characters are missing.

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  • Beth1603 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Cassia is not presented as the same character in Matched and now instead of choosing between her love for Ky and Xander, she chooses her love for writing and poetry over both of them. The alternating view points between Ky and Cassia added a little more depth to the story but their narration was so similar, that I always had to flip back to the beginning of the chapter to figure out whether it was Cassia or Ky's POV. I'm excited to read the next book because I want to see if the Rising will actually take down the Society!

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In search of a future that may not exist and faced with the decision of who to share it with, Cassia journeys to the Outer Provinces in pursuit of Ky— taken by the Society to his certain death—only to find that he has escaped, leaving a series of clues in his wake. Cassia’s quest leads her to question much of what she holds dear, even as she finds glimmers of a different life across the border. But as Cassia nears resolve and certainty about her future with Ky, an invitation for rebellion, an unexpected betrayal, and a surprise visit from Xander—who may hold the key to the uprising and, still, to Cassia’s heart—change the game once again. Nothing is as expected on the edge of Society, where crosses and double crosses make the path more twisted than ever.

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  • SAPPHIREBEAR15 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Seventeen-year-old Cassia sacrifices everything and heads to the Outer Provinces in search of Ky, where she is confronted with shocking revelations about Society and the promise of rebellion.

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  • Mahala rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

At the end of Matched, Cassie has discovered that her match with Ky was planned, but does not know by whom. They were purposely put together and watched. Her actions were all predicted ahead of time, and she has fulfilled all that they predicted she would do, including placing Ky in the category for advancement. They knew she was aware that he was smarter than he let on and that human emotions played a part in her decision. We also saw that Xander was not all we had thought, in that he had been jealous of Ky for a while, but would do anything for the love of his life, Cassie. When Cassie told him about Ky's picture on her card, he stated the obvious, "I was there too, Cassie. You only chose to see him". Xander is definitely more than he appears, I dont know if I want her to chose Ky or Xander.

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i decide who i wanna be with

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who decides with my fatal heart?

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