The Elite by Kiera Cass

It’s been almost six years since I last read The Elite the first time. I recently decided to reread the entire series (since I didn’t have to wait at my local library to get copies). While the first book is a fun and light read, this sequel takes itself even more seriously, but doesn’t really gain any gravity or change its tone from the first book. There is a total lack of consequences in this book, which really made the plot more boring knowing that nothing bad would actually happen to any of the characters.

The Selection began with thirty-five girls.
Now with the group narrowed down to the six Elite, the competition to win Prince Maxon’s heart is fiercer than ever—and America is still struggling to decide where her heart truly lies. Is it with Maxon, who could make her life a fairy tale? Or with her first love, Aspen?

America is desperate for more time. But the rest of the Elite know exactly what they want—and America’s chance to choose is about to slip away.

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