Stylish, frenetic, and violent, Chapman’s debut is the textual Dualed. Elsie Chapman. Random, $ (p) ISBN For the most part I enjoyed Elsie Chapman’s debut novel Dualed. It was fast paced, suspenseful, with good action sequences, and a small. The Hunger Games meets Matched in this high-concept thriller where citizens must prove their worth by defeating the other version of themselves—their.

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Rain by Amanda Sun. West has got elsje be one of the worst main characters I have ever had the misfortune to of met. Cbapman I immediately went on Twitter to tease Don’t you think you’ll have more nightmares? They’re the kind I would probably make too, blinded by the fear and pain of the moment, but I wish I could spare her that. When West gets her assignment, she’s already been mentally broken. As an action story this definitely worked.

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: She places us in Kersh, a city where violence, murder, and death are a part of every life. Only one will survive. I’m dulaed not convinced on the science behind alts either. Upon finishing Dualedall I am overcome with is an overwhelming sense of complete and utter mediocrity. Jan 09, Wealhtheow rated it did not like it Shelves: Chapman gives us a society with an intensified survival of the fittest mentality, but provides little in the way of foundation for that world.


Chord truly was this books saving grace if there was djaled at all.

Dualed (Dualed, #1) by Elsie Chapman

Stall, and wait until the very last chapter minute to kill her Alt. Dualed is a book that I wanted as soon as I heard the summary. In other words, she becomes an assassin, killing other Active Alts for money.

Overall I gave this book 3 out of 5 stars because elwie premise of the story, the action, and the ending set up for a potentially good series. Being active means that the board has given you 30 days to kill your alternate, or you both die. Be the one, be worthy. This is an optional purchase. It’s not like this is a long book – it only clocks in at pages, which is a far cry from long.

It’s so fast and action-packed, it’s likely you will forget that you are reading. Books like this one are one in a million. How long was the cold vaccine put through human test trials? This is pretty much how it went So, what was the point of making your people kill their alternate before they turn 20, if you’re just going to let them dwindle into something entirely useless, should there ever be a war?


Acheter ce livre sur. It could easily be assumed that the reader would want West to win against her Alt, but things aren’t so clearly black and white. I mean, it just does not make sense.


Book Review: Dualed by Elsie Chapman

You just gotta elsiie his fierce determination to help and protect West with everything he has. This is one of the ‘should haves’ that ran through my head while reading Dualed.

Even though I knew that certain outcomes were guaranteed, I was still super concerned at the ending that things would not turn out okay. Les chapitres se suivent et parfois on pense qu’il se ressemble.

Dualed by Elsie Chapman

To ask other readers questions about Dualedplease sign up. The problem with Dualed, aside from its irritating title I just find it, personally, irritating, and think this flsie have come with a way better title is that it just doesn’t make sense.

I don’t really have a lot to say about this book other than that it was a disappointment. And yet, training is unavailable other than privately within families until students are around 14, and combat training is unavailable until Only one can survive.

In this forced showdown meant to simulate a “survival of the fittest” scenario, it isn’t always clear who should be considered the “fittest. This year, to my surprise, I was pre-approved on Netgalley to read it’s sequence “Divided”, and Chapnan thought to myself: View all 23 comments.