Uglies (series)

Uglies (series)

About Uglies (series)

Uglies is a book by Scott Westerfeld for young teens.Uglies follows the story of Tally Youngblood, a sixteen year old girl living in the 24th Century. By this time in humanity's future, a new type of society has been formed after a disastrous oil-bug was released upon the planet that killed 98% of the human population and left many cities in ruins. The new society is composed of about one hundred small post-scarcity independently-run city states, spread out across the seven continents, which now have different coastlines due to modern-societies global warming. The new society holds three values at its core: Sustainability, Peace, and Equality.