Title Profile & Character Information

Uglies

Annotation
Tally lives in a world where your 16th birthday brings aesthetic perfection: an operation which erases your flaws, transforming you from an 'Ugly' into a 'Pretty'. She is on the eve of this important event, and cannot wait for her life to change. But then she meets Shay, and her whole outlook is different.

Awards
2005  School Library Journal Best Books of the Year
2008  Nevada Young Reader's Award
2008  Garden State Teen Book Award
2008  Garden State Children's Book Awards
2007-2008  Virginia Reader's Choice Awards

Characters
NameYoungblood, Tally
GenderFemale

NameShay
GenderFemale
TraitsRebel
Runaway

NameDavid
GenderMale
TraitRebel

GenreYoung adult fiction
Adventure
Science fiction
Dystopia
TopicsFemale friendship
Peer pressure
Identity
Teenge girls
Transformations
Runaways
Rebellion
Spying
Secrets
Journeys
Lies
Refugees


Series
  Uglies trilogy
1Uglies
2Pretties
3Specials
4Extras
  Uglies series
1Uglies
2Pretties
3Specials
4Extras