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Friday, 5 July 2013

Feature and Follow Friday #5


Feature and Follow Friday is a weekly meme hosted by Alison Can Read and Parajunkee. The goal is to meet new people and gain more followers in the book blogging community. If you would like to join in the fun just visit one of the host's blog for the rules.

Activity of the Week: Today’s (yesterday) is the US’ Independence Day. Share your favorite book with a war in it, or an overthrow of the government.

I really love dystopian books, most of which feature a fight against the evil government, which sometimes results in a war. But there are actually few books that feature an actual overthrow of the government. Most are just about escaping the control of the state or it's just about survival, there is almost never a real revolution. It's mostly a personal fight against the rulers.


The Hunger Games Series is the only one I can come up with with an overthrow, and it is also my favourite series, so that's good.
Maybe Divergent or Shatter Me in their last book? We shall see:)


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24 comments:

  1. This prompt had me stumpted at first. And then after I figured out what to post....I had like 20 different ideas of what I could post.

    Hunger Games is one of them. It's a great story. :)

    I follow via bloglovin

    MY FF

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  2. This is definitely a series that I enjoyed that involved war. Harry Potter was the first to come to my mind! Love those books/movies :)

    Janina @ Synchronized Reading

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  3. Seriously THE most popular pick this weekend!

    Here's my Follow Friday

    Have a GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

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  4. The Hunger Games is awesome! Great pick. I followered GFC and Bloglovin. GFC still works fine... Google reader is the only thing gone.

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  5. Everyone is picking The Hunger Games today. If this were the Family Feud, it would be the #1 answer!! My pick is Game of Thrones by George RR Martin.

    I'm a Bloglovin follower

    Donna @ The Happy Booker

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  6. I see a lot of The Hunger Games but I didn't pick it. I think because I was disappointed with book 3.

    Jen @ Library of a Book Witch

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  7. Yes!! Seems to be a popular one today, my pick included. Love this series!

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  8. good answer. happy weekend :)

    follower

    http://www.itchingforbooks.com/2013/07/feature-and-follow-55.html

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  9. Thanks for commenting on my blog! Following you via bloglovin'.

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  10. With you on that one! In spirit, because I wanted to choose only one out of my many favorite war novels. New Follower via Bloglovin and (sorry, at the moment it's easier for me to keep track of blogs for me) GFC.

    Sydney @ Inquisitive Kittens

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  11. Oh KEWL! I have The Hunger Games too, and I agree that those books were pretty cool :) And you're right about Divergent and Shatter Me. Book 3 might just be the deciding factors. Love those series too though! And great pick :) I don't think I'm anything new, but I'm a new follower on bloglovin :D

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  12. I love this trilogy!
    My FF- http://angelica-2009.blogspot.com/2013/07/feature-and-follow-4.html

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  13. I love the Hunger Games, too, but I didn't think of it at all when I wrote my post.

    Here's my FF post for this week.

    Have a wonderful weekend.

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  14. YAY for The Hunger Games! :)

    Thanks for visiting my blog! Old follower!

    Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!

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  15. I haven't read the series yet but I've had it on my Kobo forever. I want to read it but I didn't like the movie as much as most people and I don't know if I'd like the book either.

    Old follower! :D
    Andrea K. @ Books and Bindings
    Friday Finds
    Feature & Follow

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    1. I did not really like the movie either, but the book series I thought was amazing! You should give them a try:)

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  16. I just love the Hunger Games Trilogy it has one of the most insane government overthrows I've seen. It's a fantastic choice, lovely pick!

    Old Bloglovin' Follower.

    My FF HERE.

    -Seirra @ Dear, Restless Reader

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  17. i sooo agree! I love me some Hunger Games, its the best government overthrow book ! thanks for checking out my F&F and i am following you back GFC and Bloglovin' ... got to use GFC while you still can ;) ~ Katie @ Inkk

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  18. I love the Hunger Games. It's my favorite book. :) I'm a bloglovin follower!
    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

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  19. Great post! I love THG and I'm a new GFC and bloglovin' follower!
    -Scott Reads It!

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  20. I chose Hunger Games too.
    Following via bloglovin'

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  21. Lots of Hunger Games fans. Rue just depressed me too much, so I never finished the series. I cheated and read a synopsis though. I appreciate the books, I just couldn't get through the, :( Hope you had a great weekend!

    Old follower

    Meredith
    Meredith’s Musings

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  22. Hunger Games is an excellent choice with both a war & an overthrow of government!

    Thanks for stopping by & following - following back :)

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