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Matched is a very sweet book, but if you're like me and need action to keep you going, don't bother.
The premise of the book is fascinating: A world where Society chooses everything about your life, from who you marry to where you live. But not much actually goes on. Okay a girl falls in love with someone she isn't supposed to and the fall of this "utopian" society is mentioned. Otherwise nothing happens.
Something that really bothers me is that the duality of the Officials was not fully developed. It is mentioned a few times in the book how the Officials are regular people, even Cassia's father is an Official, but it is hard to not see them as the enemy. This is… Read more