Fascinating factoids like this are what Bogus to Bubbly is all about: tons of background info on how the series came to be conceived. Become a member today and read free for 30 your free 30 days Bogus to Bubbly: An Insider’s Guide to the World of Uglies. By Scott Westerfeld and. Bogus to Bubbly by Scott Westerfeld – THE WORLD OF UGLIES, SET IN OUR NOT-SO-DISTANT FUTURE Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today!.
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It’s absolutely worth the money. For anyone who hasn’t read any of the Uglies books – Dree, Pretties, Specials, and Extras – the series is a futuristic look at what could happen down the road, told first from the perspective of sixteen-year-old Tally. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.
Bogus to Bubbly: An Insider’s Guide to the World of Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
That is the super, super short explanation of the series which is more complex. However, in “Pretties” and “Specials,” I often had the impression that cutting was a good thing, something that kept you alive, thinking straight, and on your toes. Trivia About Bogus to Bubbly: See if you have enough points for this item. October 27, Imprint: Rowling does well though I admit that she also does a better job of closing many–though not all–plot holes and questions.
Explanations of names and slanguage were also very informative and interesting. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. I blew through this book.
We appreciate your feedback. Addressing life phases in the Uglies paradigm, Westerfeld points out that littlies, uglies, and pretties are officially discouraged from intermingling. But Westerfeld isn’t finished with his compelling observations on this subject.
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An insightful look into the series.
Hoverboarding was such an essential part of the Uglies universe, it was nice learning some more about it. Fans of Scott Westerfeld’s “Uglies” series will definitely give this fun and helpful companion book a thumb up.
Add to Cart Add to Cart. He discusses where the idea for the story came from, as well as how he thought of skintennas and the Rusties.
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Would you like us to take another look at this review? The author is good at age rating his books. When I read the Uglies series, I had a lot of nubbly. Apr 29, SR rated it it was ok Shelves: Reading the first draft was weird.
I am also glad he did not write the rest of the book like that. I appreciated reading about the background for the ideas, gadgets, history, etc. Sep 08, Brittani rated it liked it. Recent HTS operate at, oh, deg C.
Bogus to Bubbly: An Insider’s Guide to the World of Uglies
I guess I’m supposed to pretend that I AM a character in Westerfield’s utopia, and if I were, here is the handbook for operating the hoverboards. He eventually whimpered out a slight message that it was bad, but it didn’t have the weight it should have had after all the time they spent talking about how “good” cutting is. And so much more, it’s mind-wrecking. The one thing that makes sense is the weird fetishizing of Japan and Japanese culture the honorifics, the whole setting of Extras in Japan –apparently this was done because Scott Westerfeld is a weeaboo who was learning Japanese at the time of writing.
Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Estimated on or before Thu. The background research was also interesting. Those who have elected to read Bogus to Bubbly before the main series might want to reconsider, as a historical review of the Uglies timeline comes next, starting with the Rusties who nearly drove humans to extinction by stripping earth of all its natural resources, and then delineating the events of Tally’s revolution and on beyond the end of Extras.
Skip to main content. Aug 15, Sabreen rated it it was amazing. Feb 01, Erin rated it really liked it Recommends it for: