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Huh, haven’t seen that one before. I was more than a little surprised and more than a little thrilled when I was redwone to add Defiance to this very short list. Yet, even beyond the characters, what defines Defiance is its genre: And I love that.

Defiance (Defiance, #1) by C.J. Redwine

dsfiance Quotes “I learned that true family is found in those who choose you. I just feel like there could have been more. Including going up against the brutal Commander, who f the leader of their walled in town of Baalboden. Please email webmaster fantasticfiction. Most of the characters are also, pretty perverted. Return to Book Page. You will find no insta-love or triangle in this story.

Be the first to discover new talent! More damning is the fact that these POVs seem identical – if their names were not at the start of the chapters, it would be hard to distinguish them from one another.


Views Read Edit View history. Surprisingly though, this was not the case in Defiance.

Only for those who can’t get enough of this nearly played-out genre. It took forever to read, and nothing truly exciting enough to draw me in happened. Why can’t they just blow it up? Still, I didn’t downright dislike her as a character, but I never grew to love her either.


As Rachel and Logan battle their way through the Wasteland, stalked by a monster that can’t be killed and an army of assassins out for blood, they discover romance, heartbreak, and a truth that will incite a war decades in the making.

The actions and misogyny in Defiance clearly hint towards an early time period, but the dialogue between characters, and even the character’s names, certainly do not. It was quite engaging, actually. What in the world was that? Well for once the redwinw has happened. Now I can move on to better books and not look back at this series.

Logan invents brilliant pieces of tech that might be found in a science fiction novel. Why does the commander have control over it? The slow moving plot in Defiance is actually done attractively and lets you savor the entrancing, yet terrifying world that we’re introduced to. The setting jj tyrant-controlled Baalboden and the destroyed world Rachel and Logan live in is both a strength and a weakness for Defiance.

Show me reddwine the world is this way.

Want to know the cheapest, laziest way to write a villain that’ll guarantee universal loathing? I’m a weapon, now. His past has truly shaped his future; it has changed what kind of man he has come to be. The whole scenario complex was just too much. I can’t wait to find out what’s really going on with him in the next book. I know that is exactly what I thought too. And while Rachel at times is a strong and self-reliant character, the sappy mess of a romance between her and Logan take over, and almost all of my respect for redeine as a badass killing machine is gone, just like that.


Oct 13, Zoey Talbon rated it really liked it. Can I say that this book really surprised me in such a good way.

DEFIANCE by C.J. Redwine | Kirkus Reviews

Mar 13, Eunice rated it really liked it Shelves: I took almost two weeks to finish this. Loved Rachel, Oliver,and Logan Rachel has no doubt that Oliver, the trusted family friend and surrogate father, is the one that will be named.

In fact, the plot moves k by failures. I love how these two developed and grew through the unexpected situations they were thrown into and discovered new things about their selves.

Back when I was less likely to see the huge gaping holes in it. I found this intriguing enough to continue on in the series, but I didn’t really feel like this first book in the series was all that amazing. Let’s look at the characters.

The closeness defianec them had a smile on my face, especially the moments between Rachel and Oliver. Rddwine has nothing to do with it. Themes of revenge, justice, grief, and guilt are explored in detail, and the characters are tested emotionally and physically in ways I hope never to experience.

Her character is one that is definitely a force to be reckoned with and the only one that can reel her in, but not stop her, is of course, Logan.