Monday, 28 November 2011
Article 5 by Kristen Simmons- REVIEW
expected publication - 14 february 2012
pages - 384
New York, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C., have been abandoned. The Bill of Rights has been revoked, and replaced with the Moral Statutes. There are no more police—instead, there are soldiers. There are no more fines for bad behavior—instead, there are arrests, trials, and maybe worse. People who get arrested usually don't come back. Seventeen-year-old Ember Miller is old enough to remember that things weren’t always this way. Living with her rebellious single mother, it’s hard for her to forget that people weren’t always arrested for reading the wrong books or staying out after dark. It’s hard to forget that life in the United States used to be different. Ember has perfected the art of keeping a low profile. She knows how to get the things she needs, like food stamps and hand- me-down clothes, and how to pass the random home inspections by the military. Her life is as close to peaceful as circumstances allow. That is, until her mother is arrested for noncompliance with Article 5 of the Moral Statutes. And one of the arresting officers is none other than Chase Jennings…the only boy Ember has ever loved. -GoodReads Summary.
omg!!!! this book was truely amazing! i just loved every single minute of this book. there was'nt anything that i hated about 'article 5'. the cover is so awesome as well!!! i think article 5 is kristen's first book that she wrote and i am so happy that she did because she did an awesome job and really has a talent in writing! the book was amazing and one of the best books i've read so far. even though i'm that kind of girl who loves paranormal books, this book did'nt have any supernatural stuff but it blew me away!!!! 'article 5' is a must have and its one of my favorites!!!!