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Scythe By Neal Shusterman
Thou shalt kill.

A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now scythes are the only ones who can end life—and they are commanded to do so, in order to keep the size of the population under control.

Citra and Rowan are chosen to apprentice to a scythe—a role that neither wants. These teens must master the “art” of taking life, knowing that the consequence of failure could mean losing their own.
4.5/5 Stars
Ok so overall I liked this book. I liked the plot/story/theme/idea thing. It was interesting for pretty much the entire book. EXCEPT for the section right after both Citra and Rowan both got their new apprentice master (I don't remember what they call them exactly) people. OH MY GOD THAT WAS BORING! But other than that, it was pretty good. There were a few things that bothered me. For example I could never figure out how to pronounce scythe. I mean that is …