Matched by Ally Condie
Romance:One kiss with Xander and one or two on the cheek.One kiss with Ky and one on the cheek.Talking about a kiss/kissing.She thinks about how well her parents were matched and one time thinking about the intimacy of their messed up bed.
Violence:A scene in a "showing"(like a movie) of a war scene that turned out to be real.Mention of a murder.Officials poison the elder's food to make sure they die on time.
Other:The whole controlled life thing is pretty weird/strange/terrible.
Time Period:In our future.
What I Thought:I don't see a lot of similarities to Hunger Games except for the Government and love triangle.There wasn't a lot of that and it wasn't as intense as Hunger Games and I liked that.It had a good plot with a cliffhanger ending.
Rating & Age:4 stars. 13 up.