Is Dystopian Fiction Tween Appropriate?

Lets face it dystopian fiction can be a bit depressing.  It can be  full of violence and other emotionally disturbing things.  But it can also bring attention to societal problems that can become catastrophic in the future.  One example would be the quest for sameness.  The Giver by Lois Lowry explores the consequences of this quest.  The society created by Lowry has sought sameness and in […]