Book 1: Night Creatures Series. In Ixion music and party are our only beliefs. Darkness is our comfort. We have few rules but they are absolute Retra doesn’t . Title: Burn Bright. Author: Marianne de Pierres. Genre: Dystopian YA. Publisher: Random House Australia Publication date: March 1st Burn Bright by Marianne de Pierres. likes. A party island with a sinister secret.
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They are never to interact with others unless necessary and they are also limited in their knowledge of other places. I guess years of conditioning are overturned by one enlightening orgasm. Mar 10, The Ripers want us to break away from that – some wish to tear it from us while others rbight more subtle.
She soon learns the intricacies of Ixion and discovers that it’s not all just partying and fun. When Retra decides to find Joel she discovers that there is more going on than just parties and her new life may not be all that great. It slowly unravels and I love the fact that everything was not what it seemed.
Seriously, no one should miss this awesomesauce of a book! Your subscription to Read More was successful. Would you rather lose your inhibitions for a while and dance in a cloud of fearless delight? Plopped smack in mariianne mi On Part One, the biggest thing that gurn put people off is the world building.
I don’t know what I would do without you and Nic! But in order to stay safe and not attract attention, she must try to fit in.
Marianne Pierres has read. Code Noir Parrish Plessis, 2 3. You want to get to the source of the great mystery that is Ixion and the night creatures, and discover why Retra is such a threat and curiousity. I will update them monthly as we go along. But my good I don’t think there will be a lot of spoilers in here, but there might be some small ones, so be warned. Videos About This Book. We have few rules but they are absolute. She gets way more than she bargained for in this bizarre land and discovers a world full of things unknown to her.
Instead, I received something that was bittersweet in texture and feel. View all 12 comments. This book kinda sorta kicked ass. Mar buurn, Marianne is an active supporter of genre fiction and has mentored many writers. Our Shared Shelf — members buurn last activity 3 hours, 55 min ago Dear Readers, As part of my work with UN Women, I have started reading as many books and essays about equality as I can get my hands on.
Chaos Space Sentients of Orion, 2 3. But her brother left for Ixion two years ago and never came back.
Marianns, a Seal from Grave, decides to run away from home to find her brother Joel who left to go to Ixion. Marianne de Pierres I find that by working on more than one project at a time and by making sure I have other things in my life aside from writing – that it hasn’t been …more I find that by working on more than one project at a time and by making sure I have other things in my life aside from writing – that it hasn’t been a problem for me.
I found her development believable, and I was glad there wasn’t anything I disliked about her. Burn Bright contains unusual dialogue and things are often mentioned without being fully explained.
I think true dystopia raises questions about human nature. Refresh and try again.
Burn Bright | Night Creatures Series | Marianne de Pierres
Also by Marianne de Pierres. Burn Bright in itself is pretty provocative and dangerous at time, but in saying that Marianne does not shy from difficult subjects such as drugs and sex, which are two important parts of the Ixion way of life. She doesn’t mariajne parties and pleasure like all the others. In the end, no one stays safe in Ixion.
Tana French author of In the Woods. I was privileged enough to read an early draft of this a couple of years ago.
I highly recommend this to all dystopia fans. Underneath was a grate, filthy with slude. Burn Bright was more about Ixion, and Retra finding herself and her place in it than the romance.
Feb 10, Crystal rated it really liked it Shelves: It was definitely a unique story, and Mzrianne thought it was bburn. May 29, Janina rated it it was ok Shelves: There is Lenior the leader of Ixion who I feel Retra has the strongest connection with.