Hunted (Nirvana, #2) by Kristy Feltenberger Gillespie

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The author sent me a copy of this book (epub format) in exchange for an honest review.

My rating:  4.4  of  5  stars

(by Goodreads)

Jade and her fraternal twin sister, Peaches, escaped the Nirvana commune weeks before their seventeenth birthday and the required eye-color surgery. Now they must assimilate to the Outside and all its foreign customs.
Just as the girls are settling in, they discover that life Outside, too, is riddled with danger. They’re not even sure they can trust the authorities. Clearly the Outside isn’t what they’d hoped for.
Even after they’ve found people they love and trust, the twins must decide: remain on the Outside, or return to the secretive Nirvana commune. If they do return to Nirvana, will they be able to convince their father that Nirvana’s rules must be changed?

Genre(s):  Young adult

Series:  Nirvana, #2

Length:  200 pages

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Kristy is as Krisy Does

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Kristy Gillespie nominated me for four awards:  If you haven’t gone there yet, please do. She has an engaging Blog which is entitled Keep Calm and Write on. The title alone gets the heart rate to calm down. I have enjoyed her particular choice of subjects and really like her feature What Caught My Senses This Week. If this is the only blog of hers you can catch please do, because it is a delightful review of some the best things published for the week. She is also featuring guest authors which is another great item to catch (Full disclosure warning. I was one of them), Kristy asks some really good questions and when you walk away after the interview you get the feeling you just had your soul cleaned and pressed.

The awards? What does it matter. The point is Kristy is a very unique person who really…

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