Among the Nameless Stars (For Darkness Shows the Stars, #), For Darkness Shows the Stars (For Darkness Shows the Stars, #1), The First Star to Fall . Fans of Divergent will love Diana Peterfreund’s take on Jane Austen’s Persuasion set in a post-apocalyptic world. In the dystopian future of For Darknes . Jun 12, Read Common Sense Media’s For Darkness Shows the Stars review, age rating, Author: Diana Peterfreund; Genre: Science Fiction; Topics.

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I want to quote the whole letter, I loved it so much, exactly like I love the one in the actual Persuasion.

And lo and behold, he still acts like a child having a temper-tantrum now that he’s For more of my reviews, please visit: The star rating reflects overall quality and learning potential. Exciting, provocative tale of lethal reality show. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

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We display the zhows age for which content is developmentally appropriate. But like Ashley at Nose Graze said better than me It’s its own creation, and though there are these changes in the core of who the characters are, I think for the most part, they’re suited to the story Peterfreund created. It’s picky, picky, picky But I’m struggling to find just what suits my fancy right now. Other books in the series.


The model on peterfreune cover has blonde hair, white skin, and a very pretty dress.

For Darkness Shows the Stars (For Darkness Shows the Stars, book 1) by Diana Peterfreund

I assume that he changes sometime later on in the book, but I just couldn’t stand him one moment longer. This novel stayed true to the Spirit of Austen, took a few well-intentioned liberties that may or may not have panned out, and managed to tell a good story, too.

Having read and adored Persuasion for years now, it was extremely gratifying to see the massive amounts of care and thought that went into the crafting of this story inspired by Jane Austen ‘s final novel. I just wish that I could tell the author – this is a good first draft.

And I love it. It’s not particularly imaginative, but it had its original points. It’s been several generations since a genetic experiment gone wrong caused the Reduction, decimating humanity and giving rise to a Luddite nobility who outlawed most technology. I fell in love with them. How Tech Is Changing Childhood.

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Now, I had darkbess somewhere in a review that this was a retelling of a Jane Austen novel, or rather that it was based on it or whatever it’s early and I frankly don’t want to think of a different way of saying it, right or wrong, lolso, in the back of my mind, I knew not much would go on.

If you want to create a Dystopian world you can’t expect me to settle for a brief explanation like “things are like this because God said so.


And the love story. Kai is vocal about his anger from the get-go, turning Elliot into even more of the victim.

A lot or a little? First off, she got the Persuasion aspects of the story pitch perfect. She’d been the most foolish girl on the island. A Sky for Us Alone. Elliot has brown skin and black hair.

But COR’s still work and are treated as reduced. The man was intelligent and aware enough to see through Elliot’s deception with wheat, but apparently imbecile enough to let his estate thrown out to dogs.

October 23, Publisher: Her best friend has always peterffreund Kai, who was born to stare for someone else. It’s told in the present day as well as by letters from the past between Kai and Elliot. His character was too underdeveloped.

For Darkness Shows the Stars

The most superior of them all. Mar 11, Keertana rated it liked it. Log in now or Create an account. With that said, not this novel after reaching 20 pages I was completely hooked in, my mind was raging with how different everything was.