Ally condie addresses this question in a suspenseful and mind-blowing novel, set in a society where all the choices are made for you told from the perspective of a seventeen year old girl, matched is an enthralling and fierce tale that will keep you turning the pages. Biography: ally condie received a degree in english teaching from brigham young university and spent a number of years teaching high school english in utah and in upstate new york she lives with her husband and three sons outside of salt lake city, utah. Cassia has always trusted the society so when xander's face appears on-screen at her matching ceremony, cassia knows he's the oneuntil she sees ky markham's face before the screen fades to black. Ally condie crafted together such an artful weaving of character and setting with just enough ties to our own world to be believable that i was pulled in right away.
Ally condie biography matched questions and answers the question and answer section for matched is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel. Matched invites comparisons to the giver and brave new world, and some science fiction fans may rightly complain that it's derivative but most teen readers will agree that author condie has crafted a fine addition to the genre. Well, whether or not you have trouble imagining that reality, fear not—ally condie's done it for you in her 2010 novel, matched the first in a three-part series, condie tells the story of a young girl growing up in such a world and answers the question about whether such a world is, indeed, awesome. Matched study guide contains a biography of ally condie, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.
Official site of ally condie, author of the new york times bestselling matched trilogy. Ally condie is a former high school english teacher who lives with her husband, three sons and one daughter outside of salt lake city, utah she loves reading, running, eating, and listening to her husband play guitar. Matched, by ally condie, is the first novel in the matched trilogy the novel is a dystopian young adult novel about a tightly-controlled society in which young people are matched with their life partners at the age of 17.
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In a tranquil future with clean streets and no illness, cassia excitedly anticipates learning who will be her government-dictated marriage match. Matched please note that the lexile measures for a small population of books have been recently updated enhancements were made to more precisely measure materials read in k-2 classrooms.
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