Count Down by Michelle Rowen, , available at Book Depository with free delivery Once the countdown starts, it cannot be stopped. 2 pawns. Michelle Rowen. Series By Michelle Rowen; Books By Michelle Rowen Similar Authors To Michelle Rowen. Jory Strong . Countdown. Michelle Rowen. 3 seconds left to live. Once the countdown starts, it cannot be stopped. 2 pawns thrown into a brutal underground reality game. Kira Jordan.

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I’m hurt pretty badly, but I’m not sure how.

Can i give it more than five stars? There was no insta-love between him and Kira, which was absolutely perfect. She doesn’t have those answers, not yet anyway! Twenty-five years ago, the world was still at it’s best. Perhaps the coolest part of Countdown for me was how it explored artificial intelligence. What happened exactly, what kind of Plague and why, is never discussed.

Roewn tasks did escalate, but I think they could have been worse. They had their flaws, and that makes them even better in comparison. There was some romance with was nice, but it wasn’t the main focus of the story.

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But I loved that Rowen was able to hook me coubtdown her ideas of a dystopia world thrown into disarray after a particularly virulent plague takes out much of the population.


I’d been on my own for the past two years, since I was fourteen. Kira Jordan is a thief and a very good one at that!

An ARC was provided by the publisher in exchange for a review. Perfect for ages fourteen and up.

Like nobody I wanted to be trapped in a room with now or anytime soon. E il suo humor Michelle Lynn, Assistant Indie Manager. Iona was never meant to live a life Because you’re scared of me now?

Now she discovers she’s in a deadly game and Rogan is her mifhelle. You only see background figures. Those fanciful dreams are even jichelle unlikely when she wakes up Sixteen-year-old Kira Jordan has been living on the desolate streets for two years after her family is brutally murdered one night and she rejected the foster care system.

Rogan Ellis-he might be the son of an important and powerfull man,but his life wasn’t that perfect. Sicuramente la trama richiama il distopico Hunger Games che tutti conosciamo, con le sue sfide in una grande arena, alle quali i concorrenti devono cercare di sopravvivere, uccidendosi uno con l’altro.

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And that’s what I loved most about these characters, Their will to stay alive, and their determination to not only make it through the game, but to also find out who is behind it, and how to stop it! At least that’s what I tried to tell myself every morning when I woke up to face another day.


Aug 08, Suzanne rated it really liked it Shelves: I guess I expected to be wowed. Even if that means running head-on into the one trap she can’t escape.

I do like the fact that there is the never ending theme of trust and faith in Countdown however taking it to the extremes in romance was a bad idea. The Iron Warrior Julie Kagawa.

My gaze moved to the other side of the room and locked with that of the most dangerous-looking boy I’d ever seen in my life.

The game is filmed live for the enjoyment of the Capitol residents. There is some tidy backstory given on the state of Kira’s world, a post-apocalyptic world decimated by the ravages of a plague that wiped out large portions of the population. The story was good roden the world building and character development was a little lacking.

Countdown by Michelle Rowen

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