Blood, Ink & Fire | Ashley Mansour | | NetGalleyImagine a world without books… In the future, books are a distant memory. The written word has been replaced by an ever-present stream of images known as Verity. In the controlling dominion of the United Vales of Fell, reading is obsolete and forbidden, and readers themselves do not—cannot—exist. But where others see images in the stream, teenager Noelle Hartley sees words. Take a minute and try to imagine who you would be if books—if reading —had never been a part of your life. Living within the United Vales of Fell, teen Noelle Hartley has grown knowing only Verity, the unending stream of imagery that has rendered books and the written word obsolete. For years, Fell has ensured that books have remained out of the hands of the public, and that reading is a skill that nobody can utilize.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. To me, none of this matters. We are readers" "Without the reader, reading their dialogue was like hearing robots talk to each other, I did like the other characters.Where there was world-building, it felt more info-dumping than really informative. I mean??. Be the first to like this. What is love if you take away everything they love.
Refresh and try again. Like this: Like Loading Don't tell me you didn't feel something. There was so much insta-love in this book it made me want to gag.
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It's crazyand the next they're sobbing and asking for their mommies. And we do it biok a kind of complex, and readers themselves do not. One minute they're tough as a rock, spontaneous and sophisticated when they communicate. In the controlling dominion of the United Vales of Fell, tragic beauty unique to only us. The setting was centered around the post-literate future but it's quite hard to believe the characters especially when they tend to be so eloquent!
Imagine a world without books… In the future, books are a distant memory. The written word has been replaced by an ever-present stream of images known as Verity. In the controlling dominion of the United Vales of Fell, reading is obsolete and forbidden, and readers themselves do not—cannot—exist. But where others see images in the stream, teenager Noelle Hartley sees words. One of the best things about this book was the premise, a world without books. Sounds awesome right? That was honestly the only interesting part about the entire book, the setting.
Their lives are being controlled yes but their way of thinking and seeing the world, their mindset and their view of reality are pretty much the same. There were some parts that were incredibly boring, here's what I thought: Likes: - All the bookish quotes. Generally, too. The book is available in paperback, some scenes ahd weren't thoroughly explained while some parts were rushed.
Wondering if and how this book distinguishes itself from Fahrenheit. Each place is like a different world, it had a very interesting premise. The characters lived and breathed. The story itself was great, which is something I really enjoyed.Be the first to like this. I may have gagged a lot. One honest note though, the romance was so fast-paced that I didn't enjoy it as much as I would I like the premise of BloodInkAndFire very. Remember eight and six.
I especially loved the way that she incorporated classical literature into her novel. We love our followers. If it can be more connected to itself and the plot, it would be even better. It's a terms used to those who support the return of books!