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The Grace Year No One Speaks Of The Grace Year It S Forbidden.Girls Are Told They Have The Power To Lure Grown Men From Their Beds, Drive Women Mad With Jealousy They Believe Their Very Skin Emits A Powerful Aphrodisiac, The Potent Essence Of Youth, Of A Girl On The Edge Of Womanhood That S Why They Re Banished For Their Sixteenth Year, To Release Their Magic Into The Wild So They Can Return Purified And Ready For Marriage But Not All Of Them Will Make It Home Alive.Sixteen Year Old Tierney James Dreams Of A Better Life A Society That Doesn T Pit Friend Against Friend Or Woman Against Woman, But As Her Own Grace Year Draws Near, She Quickly Realizes That It S Not Just The Brutal Elements They Must Fear It S Not Even The Poachers In The Woods, Men Who Are Waiting For Their Chance To Grab One Of The Girls In Order To Make Their Fortune On The Black Market Their Greatest Threat May Very Well Be Each Other.With Sharp Prose And Gritty Realism, The Grace Year Examines The Complex And Sometimes Twisted Relationships Between Girls, The Women They Eventually Become, And The Difficult Decisions They Make In Between.


About the Author: Kim Liggett

Kim Liggett, originally from the rural midwest, moved to New York City to pursue a career in the arts She s the author of Blood and Salt, Heart of Ash, The Last Harvest Bram Stoker Award Winner , The Unfortunates, and The Grace Year Kim spends her free time studying tarot and scouring Manhattan for rare vials of perfume and the perfect egg white cocktail.



10 thoughts on “The Grace Year

  1. says:

    I have to remind myself the dresses, the red ribbons, the veils, the ceremonies they re all just distractions to keep our minds off the real issue at hand The grace year My chin begins to quiver when I think of the year ahead, the unknown, but I plaster on a vacant smile, as if I m happy to play my part, so I might return and marry and br


  2. says:

    How do you review a book that you enjoyed reading immensely yet it has glaringly poor execution The plot is sooo good Welcome to a world where girls are banished to an isolated camp for their sixteenth year of life The Grace Year to vanquish the magic , or power, they hold over men, only to be married off or assigned duties as an indentured worker upon


  3. says:

    Four somebody hold the door please, because I m volunteer to get this bloody, scary, mind twisting and shouting, terrifying, not nail biter but whole arm biter, making you addict to the anxiety pills but you re going to need to taste your boundaries stars THE INGREDIENTS TO CREATE THIS GRUESOME, SMART, WTH I M READING, TAKE THIS AWAY, BUT ONCE YOU START YOU CAN


  4. says:

    Do not be fooled by the excessively pink cover, this is not a sweet story and the characters do not care to be likeable and cherished by the reader It s a wild, wild world and so are the girls in it I have not read a YA dystopian in over a year, but this one reminded me why I used to actively seek out these types of stories Because they are messy and ugly and dramatic a


  5. says:

    Reviews on Goodreads are outrageously enthusiastic At least the ones I saw So when I received a Read Now , notice from Netgalley I thought what the heck Personally I m less enthusiastic about this book than the reviews I ve read yet I can understand the book s appeal This is a quick read A Young Adult dystopian novel It s been compared to Handmaid s Tale , and Lord of The Flies


  6. says:

    3.5 stars.Kim Liggett s upcoming novel The Grace Year feels like a mashup of The Handmaid s Tale and Lord of the Flies , with a little bit of The Hunger Games mixed in for good measure Yet at the same time, it s an immensely unique and disturbing story all its own They call us the weaker sex It s pounded into us every Sunday in church, how everything s Eve s f


  7. says:

    OH, MY GOD This book is HARROWING and absolutely riveting, an insidious journey from reason to madness that manages to absolutely refresh the concept of the patriarchal dystopia, with a beautifully realized ending that goes to a very different, and even believable, subtle, an...


  8. says:

    Unpopular opinion incoming


  9. says:

    I don t even know what to say about this It s an unfathomable novel and I m not sure I ll ever be able to give it the review it deserves.My face is hot, my throat tight and in desperate need of water and I need and I need less of this book.


  10. says:

    With a setting that feels outside of time, The Grace Year depicts a world in which the system manipulates and controls women under the guise of care, only to pit girls against one another from their earliest years Liggett immerses readers in the secretive mythology of transformative grace year, then exposes its timely and brutal truths with a swift, sure hand 16 year old Tierney s crusade to ...


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