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#50: The Little Android - Marissa Meyer

The Little Android is a retelling of The Little Mermaid, set in the world of The Lunar Chronicles by New York Times-bestselling author Marissa Meyer.
When android Mech6.0 saves the life of a handsome hardware engineer, her body is destroyed and her mechanics discover a glitch in her programming. Androids aren't not meant to develop unpractical reasoning or near-emotional responses…let alone fall in love.

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Marissa Meyer lives near Seattle with her husband and their three cats. She's a fan of most things geeky (Sailor Moon, Firefly, color-coordinating her bookshelf...) and will take any excuse to put on a costume. She may or may not be a cyborg.

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Read my review for Glitches.
Read my review for Cinder.
Read my review for The Queen's Army.
Read my review for Scarlet.

I read this in the wrong sequence, but that's okay. It is supposed to come before Scarlet. Still I didn't feel weird or anything when I read it. I felt it could easily be a stand-alone short story, since it didn't really piece anything together. It told its own story and only referenced to Cinder once, minimally, so I was pretty glued as to what was going on.
I like this story but am not sure where this Star character comes into play. The connections are just not there yet.
So it may not be pertinent to the other books and answer burning questions, it still was a good few minutes of my time to read it. Fans of the series should definitely check it out. 



  1. Oh my gosh! Oh my gosh! Thank you for posting the free link! I'm reading this tonight for sure! I still have to read Scarlett too! :(


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