Extras [Scott Westerfeld] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. It’s a few years after rebel Tally Youngblood took down the. Extras is a young adult science fiction novel written by Scott Westerfeld. The novel was published and released by Simon& Schuster on October 2, , and is a. The Paperback of the Extras (Uglies Series #4) by Scott Westerfeld at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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I exrtas, seriously, it’s like Aya rolls out through perfectly, despite the lies and hardships on the way. Tally was a great heroine and one of my favs in Uglies, but in Extras she is hard Extras is not a Tally Youngblood story, but she appears in it. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

Not by talking about it, not with all the brain surge in the world.

EXTRAS by Scott Westerfeld | Kirkus Reviews

All of the “new” characters are original and, equally important, likable. Is it just me, or was Extras originally written as part of a different universe to Uglies and then connected to the books we all know and love at the last minute?

The Important Teen Topic Westerfeld is tackling this time is fame, not beauty, as following Tally’s act of liberation, the world has evolved into one where wealth and soc The fourth, surprise volume in the Uglies no-longer-a-trilogy. After a few pages, the author seems to forget about the language barrier and the characters converse naturally, as if they’re all speaking the same language. Also, I found it a little eye-rolling that the heroine does attain a very very high rank in the end, after all, which kind of deflates the purpose of the book, or a purpose.


So none of it really mattered anyway! Why was this book even written? She joins them, planning to betray them by kicking their story desterfeld become more famous than she’s ever dreamed of, but she soon finds something bigger – an explosive discovery that may change the face of the brand new world forever.

Merits are for schlubs who do the grunt work–ditch diggers, teachers, proctologists There aren’t enough merits in the world for me to be a proctologist The girl on the front is obviously not Tally Youngblood, and so I was rather nervous about starting a Westerfeld book that wasn’t about Tally Youngblood.

I liked this way more than Specialsthe last book in the series which I actually kind of hated. I got so sesterfeld I erased it off my Kindle. It’s just about a fame obsessed girl who finds out about these “freaks” th Can I give this no stars? I love his dystopic world in the future with all the imaginative people and ways to wesetrfeld.

And it was pretty hard to ignore someone who made your blood boil. Which way does Aya chose?

This was largely due to a entire new cast of characters from the first 3 books and a bit of a plot change as well. The two Cutters seen are Shay and Fausto. What was the point of any of this? Dec 27, Paige rated it extrqs was ok Shelves: I think this novel was so creative. Of course, nothing is ever as simple as that To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

The word eventually gains new meaning as being an abbreviation of “extraterrestrial”. I WISH they’d have said his name.


Everyone except the Sly Girls—a clique doing mad physical tricks, but, shockingly, incognito. Although this wasn’t as good as the other books, I really enjoyed it. Oh yeah, and then the ending really wrapped things up super well with Tally putting on a dress, going to Nana’s party, and sneaking off with David to one of the gardens.

But there is hope for Aya! Her only chance to escape obscurity is to find a big story to kick – something wild and unexpected. DNF at page 3 I read three pages and realized this is a waste of my time. This is called “face.


In the reputation economy, the only real way to hurt anyone was to ignore them completely. Go on and kick out story! She is well known for being a city hoverball champion, as well has a tech-head, and is always seen floating around in her hoverball rig. The idea of a society where popularity of a feed read: At the end of Extras, we learn that it was all a big misunderstanding and then go to a party.

And, it just so happens to be one that threatens her very life. Extras is a young adult science fiction novel written by Scott Westerfeld.

Extras (book)

Open Preview See a Problem? You know westerfeeld book started out okay but it quickly went down hill. Despite the fact that Youngblood is not the main character, she still appears in the book’s later chapters in a major role.

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