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Books Like The Selection (10 Books)

The Selection was published by Kiera Cass in 2012. Here is a list of 10 books like The Selection by Kiera Cass.

Last update: January 11, 2024

1. The Hunger Games (2008)

"You don’t forget the face of the person who was your last hope."

In Suzanne Collins' gripping dystopian tale, "The Hunger Games," sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen must navigate a deadly televised game that pits her against her peers in a fight for survival, love, and rebellion against the Capitol's control.

  • πŸ“‡ 374 Pages
  • πŸ“ 93,500 - 112,200 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 12 Hours Reading Time

2. The Maze Runner (2009)

"It's kind of hard to ask a dead guy what he did wrong."

In James Dashner's heart-pounding sci-fi thriller, "The Maze Runner," a group of teenagers find themselves trapped in a perilous maze, with no memory of who they are or how they got there. Gripping, adrenaline-fueled and full of shocking twists, this dystopian adventure will keep readers on the edge of their seats.

  • πŸ“‡ 384 Pages
  • πŸ“ 96,000 - 115,200 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 13 Hours Reading Time

3. The Siren (2009)

"Books were a safe place, a world apart from my own. No matter what had happened that day, that year, there was always a story in which someone overcame their darkest hour. I wasn't alone."

In Kiera Cass's captivating novel, "The Siren," a young siren faces a life-changing choice between her deadly gifts and the possibility of true love, weaving a spellbinding tale of sacrifice, destiny, and the power of following one's heart.

  • πŸ“‡ 267 Pages
  • πŸ“ 66,750 - 80,100 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time

4. Matched (2010)

"Growing apart doesn't change the fact that for a long time we grew side by side; our roots will always be tangled. I'm glad for that."

In Ally Condie's Matched, a society strictly controls every aspect of its citizens' lives, including their romantic partners. When protagonist Cassia is matched with two boys instead of one, she starts questioning the system and embarks on a secret journey of self-discovery and rebellion.

  • πŸ“‡ 369 Pages
  • πŸ“ 92,250 - 110,700 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 12 Hours Reading Time

5. The Elite (2013)

"It turns out I'm absolutely terrible at staying away from you. It's a very serious problem."

In Kiera Cass's captivating sequel to The Selection, The Elite, America Singer finds herself entangled in a fierce competition for Prince Maxon's heart, navigating political tensions and questioning the price of love in a world on the brink of rebellion.

  • πŸ“‡ 336 Pages
  • πŸ“ 84,000 - 100,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 11 Hours Reading Time

6. The Testing (2013)

"Things don't always work out the way we hope. You just have to pick yourself up and find a new direction to go in."

"The Testing" by Joelle Charbonneau takes readers on a thrilling dystopian journey where 16-year-old Cia Vale faces a series of psychological and physical challenges to determine if she has what it takes to survive in a dangerous world full of secrets and betrayals.

  • πŸ“‡ 325 Pages
  • πŸ“ 81,250 - 97,500 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 11 Hours Reading Time

7. The Jewel (2014)

"This is how The Jewel operates. Status is our sole occupation. Gossip is our currency."

In Amy Ewing's captivating dystopian novel, The Jewel, a young girl named Violet is thrust into a glamorous yet treacherous world, where she becomes a surrogate for the wealthy elite. Will she find the strength to break free from their control and claim her own destiny?

  • πŸ“‡ 373 Pages
  • πŸ“ 93,250 - 111,900 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 12 Hours Reading Time

8. The One (2014)

"Break my heart. Break it a thousand times if you like. It was only ever yours to break anyway."

"The One" by Kiera Cass is a captivating and thrilling conclusion to the beloved Selection series. Dive into the romantic chaos as America Singer faces the ultimate test to decide her fate and determine who will be her true love.

  • πŸ“‡ 323 Pages
  • πŸ“ 80,750 - 96,900 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 11 Hours Reading Time

9. Red Queen (2015)

"The truth is what I make it. I could set this world on fire and call it rain."

Red Queen is a captivating dystopian novel by Victoria Aveyard, depicting a divided society where blood color determines power. With unexpected alliances and a fierce heroine, it's a thrilling blend of fantasy and rebellion that will leave readers begging for more.

  • πŸ“‡ 388 Pages
  • πŸ“ 97,000 - 116,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 13 Hours Reading Time

10. The Diabolic (2016)

"Our ancestors sought knowledge, but we, their descendants, glorify ignorance."

In S.J. Kincaid's gripping novel, "The Diabolic," a genetically engineered killing machine named Nemesis must pose as the heiress of a powerful family in order to protect her charge and navigate the treacherous world of galactic politics.

  • πŸ“‡ 416 Pages
  • πŸ“ 104,000 - 124,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time