Sunday, March 29, 2009
Pretties by Scott Westerfeld
This is the second book in the series, after Uglies. They are set several hundred years in the future where everyone gets an operation when the turn sixteen that makes them look perfect, including skin, health, teeth, muscles... everything. Unfortunately, some people find out that the doctors change everyone's brain too, when the have the surgery. And they also wonder if it's really that great to have everyone looking perfectly beautiful. So some of them try to escape the cities and build another life where everyone can be themselves, but they find that it's not easy to mess with the Special Circumstances agents.