• YA Dystopia Book Review

    The Grace Year

    Warnings: Bullying, Violence, Sex My Thoughts The Grace Year has been one of my most anticipated books of the year and from the synopsis the perfect dystopian novel that I’ve been needing. The story follows Tierney James, a teenage girl coming into adulthood in a superstitious and patriarchal society. She is preparing for her grace year, a tradition in which all the girls of the town are sent into the woods to be rid of their “magic.” “I say a silent prayer for each one of them. I know it’s against the law for women to pray in silence, but I’m the only God here.” Now admittedly, I initially had…