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Firstborn: A Novel

Firstborn: A Novel

By Lorie Ann Grover
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 3.2 Stars

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On 6/5 Samantha Coville wrote: If your firstborn child is a girl, you are face with two options: leave the infant to die outside the protection of the city or raise her as a boy, training her to shun her natural female behaviors. Tiadone's parents were faced with this choice and they decided to keep her. Others are generally not as ... Firstborn by Lorie Grover

Samantha's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/30 Coupondipity wrote: I have to say that the premise of the plot was intriguing, especially considering the issues going on with women in countries other than mine. In real life, baby girls are being left to die, offered up for adoption, and treated as 'less than'. So what would happen if a parent decided to raise that girl ... Interesting and Intriguing Plot!

Coupondipity's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/21 Elle wrote: Firstborn is a story you have not read before, the concept of a civilization that does not allow female firstborns and the only way they will live is to be declared male. Firstborn is an interesting take on the Young Adult Dystopian genre. Tia, born a female, is living the life of a male, preparing to ... Firstborn

Elle's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/14 The Cover Contessa wrote: I want to thank Zondervan for providing me with a copy of this book to read and review. Receiving this book for free has in no way influenced my opinion or review. Blurb from Goodreads: Tiadone has been forced to live her entire life as a female accepted as male in her community in order to survive ... Firstborn Blog Tour: Review

The Cover Contessa's Rating:

3 Stars

On 4/30 Rebecca wrote: While reading through the list of books available for review through the BookLook Blogger program, the synopsis of Firstborn by Lorie Ann Grover caught my eye. Tiadone is a firstborn daughter in a land where her people, the R'tan, are ruled over by the Madronians. And Madronian law is that no firstborn ... Firstborn by Lorie Ann Grover

Rebecca's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/18 Bethany B. wrote: Sorry I didn't post yesterday, but you know why. So I'm doing book day today! And I'm reviewing Firstborn by Lorie Ann Grover. (I received this book for free from the publisher in return for my honest review.) Back Cover:  Where does a firstborn girl fit in a world dominated by men?When Tiadone ... Firstborn: A Book Review

Bethany B.'s Rating:

3 Stars

On 4/14 Jaime wrote: "Where does a firstborn girl fit in a world dominated by men?"Firstborn introduces a world where the firstborn daughter is either left in the wilderness to die or is raised male. Tiadone has become the first declared male in her village and pushes herself to prove to her father, her best friend, and ... Firstborn by Lorie Ann Grover--Book Review

Jaime's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/11 Runaway Bridal Planner wrote: This is one of those books that the cover and book synopsis caught my attention and those were the sole reason's for choosing this book.  After about a couple of chapters in, I realized the book was much different than I thought it would be.It's a world dominated by men, they choose and decide who ... Firstborn by Lorie Ann Grover - A book review

Runaway Bridal Planner's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/9 Emily Rachelle wrote: All right, so that series I was thinking/talking about doing? Decided against it. Instead, here's a book review that I think is over a month late. Sorry, BookSneeze! I really do like reviewing! Just not so much this book. I don't like writing negative reviews.Firstborn by Lorie Ann GroverWhere does a ... Book Review: Firstborn

Emily Rachelle's Rating:

3 Stars

On 4/8 Heidi Bee wrote: Disclosure of Material Connection: I received this book free from the publisher through the BookLook Bloggers <http://booklookbloggers.com> book review bloggers program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with ... Firstborn: A Novel by Lorie Ann Grover

Heidi Bee's Rating:

3 Stars