Matched

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Penguin Books, Limited, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 366 pages
24 Reviews
Matched is the first book in an utterly compelling series by Ally Condie. On her seventeenth birthday, Cassia meets her Match. Society dictates he is her perfect partner for life.Except he's not.In Cassia's society, Officials decide who people love.How many children they have.Where they work.When they die.But, as Cassia finds herself falling in love with another boy, she is determined to make some choices of her own.And that's when her whole world begins to unravel . . . 'Don't miss this gripping page turner' - She'A must read' - The Sun Ally Condie used to teach high school English in Utah and in upstate New York. Currently, she is employed by her three little boys, who keep her busy playing trucks and building blocks. Matched is her first novel.

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The love story was too simple to be taken seriously. - Goodreads
Because the pacing is a slow. - Goodreads
There's also a lot of prose. - Goodreads
The ending was the most commendable part of the novel. - Goodreads
There may be hope for this love story yet. - Goodreads
The ending is quite fast. - Goodreads

Review: Matched (Matched #1)

User Review  - Kimberly Joy - Goodreads

WHAT MADE ME READ THE BOOK? It's a trailer I watched on Youtube, and I was intrigued about it. Matched Trailer At first, I thought it was just another best friend-loves-best friend-loves-new guy thing ... Read full review

Review: Matched (Matched #1)

User Review  - Emily May - Goodreads

Soo... basic storyline being of a society where officials decide every aspect of a person's life from the big stuff as in who they'll marry (or be 'matched' with) and when they'll die to the little ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Ally Condie used to teach high school English in Utah and in upstate New York. Currently, she is employed by her three little boys, who keep her busy playing trucks and building blocks. Matched is her first novel.

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