Uglies by Scott Westerfeld

Uglies

byScott Westerfeld, Rodrigo Corral

Kobo ebook | May 10, 2006

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Everybody gets to be supermodel gorgeous. What could be wrong with that?

Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can't wait. Not for her license -- for turning pretty. In Tally's world, your sixteenth birthday brings an operation that turns you from a repellent ugly into a stunningly attractive pretty and catapults you into a high-tech paradise where your only job is to have a really great time. In just a few weeks Tally will be there.

But Tally's new friend Shay isn't sure she wants to be pretty. She'd rather risk life on the outside. When Shay runs away, Tally learns about a whole new side of the pretty world -- and it isn't very pretty. The authorities offer Tally the worst choice she can imagine: find her friend and turn her in, or never turn pretty at all. The choice Tally makes changes her world forever.

Title:UgliesFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:May 10, 2006Publisher:Simon PulseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1416934502

ISBN - 13:9781416934509

Reviews

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Uglies Not much closure in this one since it’s the start of a series, but there’s quite a bit of action, and I really enjoyed the heroine. #plumreview
Date published: 2017-06-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved the story and feared that dystopian world I loved the story and how well it was written, it truly transported me to this dystopian world, yet, I feared it because I would not want to live what the main character (Tally) goes through. I even purchased the rest of the series and am eagerly reading them. I definitely recommend this series!
Date published: 2017-03-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Enticing introduction to an amazing series I absolutely loved the world created by Scott Westerfeld. It is both appealing and frightening, and it is just a great privilege to follow the characters as they move through it.
Date published: 2017-01-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from OHMYGERSH Right from the begining I was hooked it was a great book and I can't wait to read the next book.!!! :)
Date published: 2015-09-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Not Bad It took a while to get into the meat of the story, but once it got going, I couldn't put it down....
Date published: 2015-08-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Uglies Really good lots of description threw out the novel. I love tally change of heart at the end and how shay was the one to turn pretty instead of her great twist.
Date published: 2014-08-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great read! A real page Turner.
Date published: 2014-07-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Interesting! Excited to read the next book!
Date published: 2014-07-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nicely written Loved the book, had to buy the next in the series right away
Date published: 2014-04-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Uglies Different, I totally enjoyed it, could'nt put it down.
Date published: 2014-03-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Enjoyed Buying the next book right away to continue the adventure
Date published: 2014-03-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Um. I adore this series. :-)
Date published: 2014-01-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wow This book is absolutely fantastic! What a great read! The series really makes you think and question our society and where we are headed. I recommend this novel to fans of the hunger games.
Date published: 2013-10-11
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Uglies is not so ugly.... Interesting dystopian read.
Date published: 2013-01-27