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Legend Study Guide

by Marie Lu

Legend study guide contains a biography of Marie Lu, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

Far in the future, Los Angeles has been flooded and is ruled by the evil, totalitarian Republic. The most wanted criminal in this society is fifteen-year-old Day, a homeless boy who steals to survive and to help the poor and undermines the Republic's war effort against the Colonies through vandalism. Day lives with his friend Tess in the poor Lake sector. Day occasionally checks in on his family, who believe he is dead (with the exception of his older brother, John). One day, he finds out that his ten-year-old brother, Eden, has been infected with a new strain of the plague, a disease that is currently wreaking havoc in the Republic.

Meanwhile, June Iparis studies and gets into trouble at Drake University. June is a fifteen-year-old prodigy…

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