By:Marie Lu

About the Book

Legend, New Yorks Time bestseller, is one of the best books ever written and is definitely recommended for everybody to read. The book has been given a 4.5/5 rating on Barnes and Noble, and Publisher Weekly labeled the book as a stunner with action that is kinetic and emotional development that is beautifully paced. Many young adults across the nation are raving about this book so make sure you get your hands on this it. Kirkus Reviews has described it as a gripping thriller, and the novel has every part of what a great book is made out of. It progresses through the lives of Day and June and their relationship as well as the betrayal and vengeance that takes place after the death of June's only caretaker, guardian, and brother.

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Legend is a young adult dystopian novel that focuses on Day, the country's most wanted criminal and June, a prodigy who come from 2 completely different worlds. They cross paths after the murder of June's brother,Metias, by Day. June's on a mission to find him just as Day struggles to find medicine for his family who are hit with the plague But in a shocking turn of events, the two uncover the truth of what has really brought them together.The book is filled with fast paced action and will definitely leave you wanting more!

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