Is the book Delirium inappropriate?

Delirium is written for kids ages 14 and up. The age range reflects readability and not necessarily content appropriateness.

What happens in the book Delirium?

The Delirium Trilogy follows a teenage girl called Lena in her adventures and battles against a government that claims Love is a disease. In this society, once you reach 18 years old you are required to have an operation that “cures” you of the Love Disease – amor deliria nervosa.

Is the Delirium trilogy good?

The Delirium trilogy was a great series that I would strongly recommend to fans of other dystopian literature, like the Hunger Games series or Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World, or anyone who is looking for some easy reads that they won’t want to put down.

What order do the Delirium books go in?


  • Delirium (2011) 1.5 Hana (2011)
  • Pandemonium (2012) 2.5 Raven (2013)
  • Requiem (2013)

What age is shatter me for?

14 – 17 Years

ISBN-13: 9780062085504
Sales rank: 132
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile: HL650L (what’s this?)
Age Range: 14 – 17 Years

Is matched appropriate for a 13 year old?

Feed. Satire with a nice bite — for mature teens.

Do Alex and Lena end up together?

Lena and Alex finally admit that they love one another, and the book ends at the perfect spot for me: The townspeople tearing down the wall separating them all–with a few surprises regarding Lena’s family as well.

What is the cure in Delirium book?

The Cure is a brain surgery within the Delirium Trilogy that results in the said patient being incapable of love or strong emotions. It is the main combatant against Amor Deliria Nervosa (love) and is mandatory for everyone over eighteen. Those who have received the cure are known as cureds.

What is Alex in Delirium?

Alex Sheathes is the main love interest of Lena Haloway in the first book of the series, Delirium.

Is there a fourth book in the delirium series?

Alex (Delirium Series Book 4) Kindle Edition.

Is there romance in Delirium?

Parents need to know that a forbidden romance dominates this dystopian fantasy. The love connection at its core is idealized and stays pretty innocent: Lena and Alex kiss and he takes off her shirt. The amount of violence is pretty typical for the genre.

Why did Lauren Oliver write Delirium?

I wanted to write a book about love–not just romantic love, but love between siblings and family members and friends. At the time, the country was in the middle of a panic about bird flu (or maybe swine flu–I always get them mixed up).

What book comes after delirium?

The story focuses on a young woman, Lena Haloway, who falls in love in a society where love is seen as a disease. Delirium is the first novel in a trilogy, followed by Pandemonium, and Requiem.Delirium (Oliver novel)

Author Lauren Oliver
ISBN 0062114034
Followed by Pandemonium

When was the book delirium written?

Starting in the Fall of 2005, Delirium began publication of signed, limited hardcover chapbooks. As of September 2008, the Chapbook Series has been placed on hiatus. Book #1: Failure by John Everson (January 2006): Published as a 500-copy limited hardcover.

Can 13 year olds read Shatter Me?

There’s no putting down this intense, dramatic, and steamy dystopian thriller filled with tortured souls and physical prose. Many teens will be drawn to the unique prose style, while some will just find it jarring.

What age is renegades for?

It’s completely appropriate for ages 12 and up! Even 11 and up if you’re more mature. :D.

What age rating is a court of thorns and roses?

Parent Guide Quick Break Down

Language: 55 biblical swear words
13% of pages have coarse language on them. Violence: PG-13 Some gore when she kills the wolf at the beginning. Terror when Tamlin shows up at her house to take her away.

What age is noughts and crosses?

Shortlisted for the 2004 Nestlé Smarties Book Prize (age 6-8 category), an exploration of an unlikely friendship between two very different boys.

Is Matched a movie?

A provocative character driven story that explores the obsessions, betrayals and psychosis of online dating. The movie is a modern day comedy-thriller that exposes our deepest desires, fears… Read all.

Who does Cassia end up with in the Matched series?

Cassia has difficulty deciding who she loves more — Ky or Xander — both of whom have loved her since their childhoods. She finally decides Ky is the only one for her, and Xander pursues Lei, who turns out to be Vick’s (from the second book) Match.

What happens to coral in Requiem?

In Requiem, Coral is rescued by the group Lena is traveling within the Wilds. Coral has vivid green eyes and soft, luminous-looking skin.

Status Invalid
Fate Living
Appearances Requiem
Relationships Alex

What happens to Julian in Requiem?

Julian refuses the cure despite showing signs of deliria and is sentenced to death.

Who does Lena love in Requiem?

Alex, the rebel boy Lena fell in love with in the first book, is angry at Lena for her relationship with Julian, so he doesn’t speak to her for a few days. Lena is torn between the two men and avoids being affectionate to Julian while she sorts through her feelings.

What year is Delirium set in?

They walk down the streets of Portland, avoiding the traffic for the allergy pride parade and the people living like it’s the 1890s… Oh, that’s Portland, Oregon. This book takes place in Portland, Maine. Really, though, it could be set in any town with stringent rules on life and love.

What is the book where love is illegal?

There is an alternate cover edition for this ISBN13 here. In an alternate United States, love has been declared a dangerous disease, and the government forces everyone who reaches eighteen to have a procedure called the Cure.

What are the wilds in Delirium?

The Wilds is a collective name for the wilderness and ruined towns located outside of the verified communities and their legal parameters. The American government claimed until the Incidents that the place was devoid of people when in reality there were many camps and Invalids residing there.

Is Alex Real in Delirium?

Tom suffers from delusions, and repeatedly sees his brother Alex (Callan Mulvey). Since Alex went to prison when Tom went to an institution, he assumes that he is as real as the mutilated body of his father that he keeps seeing.