Sneak A Peek Saturday: LEGEND by Marie Lu

Sneak a Peek Saturday is a feature that I like to indulge in because I cannot wait to read the tasty tid bits that are put out there for us ravenous readers to enjoy. This week I have selected LEGEND by Marie Lu and let me tell you, it is AMAZING. If my soon to be raving does not get your attention then hopefully this bit of an excerpt will entice and ensnare you. Just click on the book cover below and enjoy.

On Sale November 29, 2011

Putnam Children's (Penguin Group)


What was once the western United States is now home to the Republic, a nation perpetually at war with its neighbors. Born into an elite family in one of the Republic's wealthiest districts, fifteen-year-old June is a prodigy being groomed for success in the Republic's highest military circles. Born into the slums, fifteen-year-old Day is the country's most wanted criminal. But his motives may not be as malicious as they seem.

From very different worlds, June and Day have no reason to cross paths - until the day June's brother, Metias, is murdered and Day becomes the prime suspect. Caught in the ultimate game of cat and mouse, Day is in a race for his family's survival, while June seeks to avenge Metias's death. But in a shocking turn of events, the two uncover the truth of what has really brought them together, and the sinister lengths their country will go to keep its secrets.

Full of nonstop action, suspense, and romance, this novel is sure to move readers as much as it thrills.



Additional sites you will want to explore
www.marielu.org
www.legendtheseries.com
CBS Films' Legend Movie Facebook Page

1 comment on "Sneak A Peek Saturday: LEGEND by Marie Lu"

theprettybooks wrote: October 30, 2011 at 7:28 AM

Ahh Legend. I cannot wait for this!


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