Title: The Liberation
Author: Marissa Shrock
Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Cover Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
If you haven’t read Marissa Shrock yet, you are missing out.
I originally fell in love with Shrock’s writing when I read what was her debut novel in this series, The First Principle. (You can read the review here.)
I loved that book and didn’t think it could get any better… annnnd then I read this one. 😉
The Liberation picks up where The First Principle left off:
In a corrupt, dystopian society, Vivica Wilkins has joined the rebel forces and must either keep her identity a secret, or risk being executed. With the clock ticking, will she and the other Emancipation Warriors be able to rescue those they love before it’s too late, or will their quest for liberation cost them more than anyone ever bargained for?
This book. Lemme tell ya.
First of all, you won’t be able to stop reading. Second, Shrock’s crazy talented imagination will creep you the heck out with how realistic she created this society to be. And third, her characters are so endearing and well-developed, you’ll cheer for them ’till the very end.
In a style similar to The Hunger Games, you’ll be hooked from the beginning and want to know more. It’s not very often anymore I have to stay up late to finish a book, and The Liberation kept me up until 2:00 in the morning to find out what would happen next.
If you like fast-paced, creative thrillers with faith interwoven throughout, then I definitely recommend this book!
Me, I’m gonna catch up on some sleep before the third and final book comes out! 😉
Let’s Talk Book: When’s the last time a book kept you awake long into the night?!