Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
Making YA Literature Work For Your Classroom
Common themes in the series include
- individuality vs. conformity
- doing the right thing
Would you become 'pretty' if you had the chance?
What makes you trust someone?
What differences/similarities do you see between the Rusty world and our civilization?
Have you ever felt abandoned by a close friend? What helped you move on?
Which world would you rather live in, why?
What makes good/bad technology?
If there was not another book, what would you want Tally to do?
What did you notice about the language in the book? How do the words translate?