From the Similars sequence
, Vol. 2
RELEASE DATE: Dec. 10, 2019
On this sequel to The Similars (2018), tensions rise because the villains reveal a ploy to actual revenge on the Ten and their households and in the end take over the world.
When Emma Probability returns to her elite boarding faculty, Darkwood Academy, for her senior 12 months, issues are completely different: Her greatest good friend, Ollie Ward, is again whereas Levi Gravelle, Ollie’s clone and Emma’s love curiosity, has been imprisoned on Castor Island. Extra importantly, Emma is coming to phrases with the contents of a letter from Gravelle which states that she is Eden, a Comparable created to exchange the unique Emma, who died as a baby. To complicate issues additional, different clones—who should not Similars—infiltrate Darkwood, and Emma and her pals uncover a plot that threatens not solely the lives of everybody they care about, but additionally the world as they understand it. Hanover wastes no time delving proper into the motion; readers unfamiliar with the primary guide might get misplaced. This duology nearer is essentially predictable and infrequently crammed with loopholes, however the fast-paced narrative and one surprising plot twist make for an attractive journey. As earlier than, a lot of the main characters learn as white, and supporting characters stay underdeveloped. Regardless of its flaws and infrequently implausible turns of occasions, the novel calls consideration to bigger questions of identification, selfhood, and what it means to be human.
An total entertaining learn.
Pub Date: Dec. 10, 2019
Web page Rely: 416
Writer: Sourcebooks Hearth
Assessment Posted On-line: Sept. 29, 2019
Kirkus Opinions Challenge: Oct. 15, 2019
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