A virus has swept the world, making everyone over the age of eighteen infertile. Teenagers are now the most prized members of society, and would-be parents. When a virus makes everyone over the age of eighteen infertile, would-be parents pay teen girls to conceive and give birth to their children, making teens th . Bumped by Megan McCafferty In the future, a virus has come along that makes people over the age of 18 sterile. I don’t know what it is with.

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What I mean is bumoed How tacky is that? Bumped also is written with a good amount of humor that fans expect from McCafferty’s writing. Taking a step back from these characters, though, there are more similarities than differences.

That wasn’t the case here. We really are “Thumped” in the head with the real issues of teen pregnancy and sex, celebrity, and media pressure. So I am officially starting “Bumped” Watch They are kids forced into being adults before they are ready.

The surrogate mothers are divided into two groups, the Reproductive Professionals RePros who are stringently scrutinized on a genetic level to ensure their acceptability, and then paired with another hand-picked sperm donor. Melody has been raised in a life of privilege, by educated, affluent parents in a suburb of Princeton.

You absolutely have to read Bumped before picking up its sequel. I honestly don’t know how I feel about it.

Bumped Summary & Study Guide

She does grow up a bit, but there is only so much growth you can do in a few days. BUMPED is mccaffertt example of a dystopian society that is so fully realized and self-sustaining that it becomes very difficult for us outsiders t Megan McCafferty is the author of the Jessica Darling books, hands-down my all-time favorite contemporary series.


I liked Melody more but wasn’t crazy about her. From New York Times bestselling author Megan McCafferty comes a strikingly original look at friendship, love, and sisterhood—in a mccacferty that is eerily believable.

It’s more satire than entertainment. It’s a world where females — teen girls — have lost rights to their own bodies. However, in Bumped all of these were included and were used in mccaffertu over the top way. In many ways Thumped falls short of Bumped.

Thumped (Bumped, #2) by Megan McCafferty

I’ve already read reviews ,egan people who have definitely missed the big picture message because of the perceived story. I couldn’t believe how many slang terms McCafferty could come up with! I deeply enjoyed this novel and I highly recommend it as a wonderfully-written and incredibly thoughtful social dystopia.

It was hard to care for anyone in the story, or form an emotional attachment to anything I was reading. The “bad guys” are much easier to spot, and the debate mccaffertu more clear cut.

Second, Chapters 7 through This book completes “a book with themes related to those we’ve studied in class in the 2nd half of the year”.

The thing is, the book is totally hilarious. Its society reminded me tremendously of present-day Germany. I found the dystopian idea to be very intriguing, but the actual plot wasn’t very strong.

In this book teenagers are stripped of their childhood because they are obligated to get pregnant at such a young age before the virus gets to them and they become infertile at Consequently, their lives are cultivated, regulated and megam by couples who offer the best bottom line. Everyone wants to know about her. The characters at first read more like caricatures than real people, but ultimately that felt like the point.


This takes the whole everything-glorious-and-perfect-love-interest thing to an entirely new and disturbing level. Harmony went back to Goodside, her preachy-teachy gated community with her husband, Ram, and Melody is busy branding herself and her soon-to-be bumps all over the world with the hottest sperminator, Jondoe. The storyline in this had some good ideas, but the way the book was written was a little odd. This megzn a YA dystopian story about a world where people went sterile around the age of Religion plays a large role in this book and the megwn idea that I really related to is that you can turn away from the church without turning away from your faith.

They mccafgerty both independent thinkers and I loved them for it. Mccaffery been waiting for it for a while and when I got around to reading it, it was such a let down, in all ways.

Harmony and Melody were great characters, I’m gonna miss them. Maybe I’m just too old for this shiznit. Who had it, and who didn’t.

Bumped (Bumped, #1) by Megan McCafferty

Added to it are the numerous sexual double entendres peppering the bumpdd of every character in the book. Melody on the other hand is still in Otherside the princess of a media frenzy that is now surrounding the twins of The Hotties as they have been branded. Is this ok for a mature 14 year old?

OMG I won this as a goodreads giveaway!