Question arises why you should read this book? The reason is that like The Hunger Games, this book also contains the ruler with authoritarian style. Everyone showing in the book is bound to live according to orders of government from eating to sleeping. Matched is the part of ‘Matched trilogy’ whose remaining parts are ‘Crossed’ and ‘Reached’. This young adult, romance, science fiction and dystopian book is written by American author Allyson Braithwaite Condie. Reviewing on the book, Kirkus Reviews states: “Matched is a fierce, unforgettable page-turner in its own right.” It is a wonderful debut by the Condie.
Originally published: November 30, 2010
Author: Ally Condie
Page count: 366
Followed by: Crossed
Characters: Cassia, Ky, Xander, Molly Reyes, Bram Reyes, more
Genres: Young-adult fiction, Science Fiction, Romance novel, Utopian and dystopian fiction