The 100 Best Young-Adult Books of All TimeUploader: Nazahn 2 years ago Subscribe 4
Gonzalo Maroni Gonzalo Maroni has every chance of following in the footsteps of his idol and fellow Instituto de Cordoba product Paulo Dybala by earning a move to Europe. All citizens, once they turn 18, receive a government operation to cure the unwanted emotion. Seventeen-year-old Karou, a lovely, enigmatic art student living in Prague, has a necklace of wish-granting beads and a sketchbook of hideous, frightening monsters — the chimaerae who form the only family she has ever known. In a future Chicago, year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life, a decision made more difficult when she discovers that she is an anomaly who does not fit into any one group, and that the society she lives in is not perfect after all. Tolkien's seminal three-volume epic chronicles the War of the Ring, in which Frodo the hobbit and his companions set out to destroy the evil Ring of Power and restore peace to Middle-earth.