Cinder: Book One of the Lunar Chronicles
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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.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Narilka - LibraryThing
Cinder is the first book in The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer. This was so not the story I was expecting from a Cinderella retelling. Meyers takes the main highlights from Cinderella's story and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - benuathanasia - LibraryThing
Every "twist" in this book beats you over the head with foreshadowing long before the reveal. It was enjoyable and the writing style and plot were both pleasant, I just wish that everything hadn't been so heavy handed. Read full review