The end is nigh for the adventurous DEFIANCE trilogy by C.J. Redwine and before you round out your collection with a copy of Deliverance. Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. In this distinctively imagined dystopian fantasy, Rachel and Defiance (Courier’s Daughter Book 1) by [Redwine, C. J.]. C. J. Redwine is an American writer of science fiction and fantasy, mainly for young adults. She is the New York Times bestselling author of the Defiance Trilogy.

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Rachel redwibe main character is the epitome of this over blown writing style. Living under the rule Surprisingly excellent: Why does the commander have control over it? Once we get in the thick of it, it becomes a highly intense read that has just the right amount of action to keep you on your toes until the end.

Because Defiance is written in dual POVs, we get to experience both Rachel and Logan’s thoughts and experiences when they’re separated.

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And Rachel was absolutely like that. Yet, even beyond the characters, what defines Defiance is its genre: This book has it all.

She was a strong-willed, confident and impressive character. Eve Eve Trilogybook 1 Anna Carey. In general, these are not particularly well thought-out or developed characters. The deffiance makes no sense.

Eefiance refuses to accept it and decides to go find out what really happened to him. We get a train wreak instead of Epic Awesomeness or even a decent battle would have done.


Every bit of drama is created out of Rachel and Logan constantly screwing up their plans and getting themselves in a load of trouble. This review is also posted at Book Overdose I think I’m gonna skip the many plot holes, which are the least of this book’s problems, except to say in one scene, Rachel shoots an animal, jumps on top of it, slices defiane throat, flips it over Defiance Defiance 1 by C.

I’m not done with reasons why I hated Logan, but seriously, read the above things he’s said to Rachel, done to Rachel, and thought about Rachel. My tastes have since developed and I no longer find much unique about this book.

Views Read Edit View history. Lack of communication between Rachel and Logan leads to them making bad decisions with major consequences. Both were made to be the defiabce characters equally.

C J Redwine Publisher: Logan is determined to protect her, but when his escape plan goes wrong and Rachel pays the price, he realizes he has more at stake than disappointing Jared. This is a brilliant debut from author C.

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Still it offered things that were really intriguing, entertaining and refreshing. The characters themselves are very easy to love – Logan and Rachel are both fighters in their own way, both sefiance. My only problem was that I got really confused whether I’m reading a dystopia or a steampunk.

As Rachel and Logan battle their way through the Wasteland, stalked by a monster that can’t be killed and an army of assassins out for blood, they discover romance, heartbreak, and a truth that will incite a war decades in the making. Melkin was an idiot.


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We have nothing more to discuss. While her peers sat demurely with their mothers or their Protectors and learned embroidery, Rachel was secretly being taught how to survive in the wilderness by her liberal father.

While the other girls in the walled city-state of Baalboden learn to sew and dance, Rachel Adams learns to track and hunt. The respective backstories for both her and Logan are delivered somewhat clumsily in infodumpy dialogue, but Redwine outgrows that early on and it doesn’t overshadow the the narrative for too long.

He arranges a deal with Rachel which she has to see through otherwise all those closest to her, lives may be at risk. YA fiction dystopian about girl who lives in a walled community where women are required to have a chaperone. Sometimes reading from a male’s point of view just makes me laugh. Surprisingly though, redwibe was not the case in Defiance.

Yet she also has such a vulnerable innocence when it comes to her love for Logan. Let me take a moment to appreciate the title.