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<p style="text-align: center;"><br />{{Header|The Books}} {{Bookportal}}<br />{{Header|Featured Book}} [[File:Uglies.png|right|100px|link=Uglies (book)]] ''[[Uglies (book)|Uglies]]'' is a science fiction novel by Scott Westerfeld. It is set in a future post-scarcity dystopian world in which everyone is turned "pretty" by extreme cosmetic surgery upon reaching age 16. It tells the story of teenager [[Tally Youngblood]] who rebels against society's enforced conformity, after her newfound friends Shay and David show her the downsides to becoming a "pretty". Written for young adults, ''Uglies'' deals with adolescent themes of change, both emotional and physical, and dealing with the revelation that "some of what you’re taught isn’t true, your parents are flawed human beings, and the world isn’t constructed for your benefit."<br /></p>
 
<p style="text-align: center;"><br />{{Header|The Books}} {{Bookportal}}<br />{{Header|Featured Book}} [[File:Uglies.png|right|100px|link=Uglies (book)]] ''[[Uglies (book)|Uglies]]'' is a science fiction novel by Scott Westerfeld. It is set in a future post-scarcity dystopian world in which everyone is turned "pretty" by extreme cosmetic surgery upon reaching age 16. It tells the story of teenager [[Tally Youngblood]] who rebels against society's enforced conformity, after her newfound friends Shay and David show her the downsides to becoming a "pretty". Written for young adults, ''Uglies'' deals with adolescent themes of change, both emotional and physical, and dealing with the revelation that "some of what you’re taught isn’t true, your parents are flawed human beings, and the world isn’t constructed for your benefit."<br /></p>
   
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Revision as of 11:27, May 29, 2013

Welcome to the Uglies Wiki!

The Uglies Wiki is a wiki dedicated to information and discussion on the Uglies series by Scott Westerfeld, including the new manga, Shay's Story. Explore the vivid characters of the Uglies, gaze at cool manga pics, and read a little about Scott Westerfeld, the man behind it all. Make sure to vote on our poll!


The Books
Uglies Pretties Specials
Uglies
Pretties
Specials
Extras Boguscover Shaystory
Extras
Bogus to Bubbly
Shay's Story

Featured Book
Uglies
Uglies is a science fiction novel by Scott Westerfeld. It is set in a future post-scarcity dystopian world in which everyone is turned "pretty" by extreme cosmetic surgery upon reaching age 16. It tells the story of teenager Tally Youngblood who rebels against society's enforced conformity, after her newfound friends Shay and David show her the downsides to becoming a "pretty". Written for young adults, Uglies deals with adolescent themes of change, both emotional and physical, and dealing with the revelation that "some of what you’re taught isn’t true, your parents are flawed human beings, and the world isn’t constructed for your benefit."

Characters

Tally small
Shay small
David small
Zane small
Croy small
Astrix small
Ho small
 Ho


Featured Media
BookWikis
Sci-fi / Mystery

39 CluesBourne • Delirium Trilogy • Destroyermen • Divergent • Dune • Emberverse • Ender's Game • Endgame • The Expanse • Forest of Hands and Teeth • Gabriel Allon • Grave Sight • Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy • Horns • The Host • The Hunger Games • I Am Number Four • In Death • Incarceron • L. J. Smith • The Lunar Chronicles • The Lying Game • Michael Vey Series • The Maze Runner • The Returned • Neuromancer • Sherlock Holmes • Unwind

Fantasy

666 Park Avenue • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter • Artemis Fowl • Ashtown Burials • Blue Bloods • The Caster Chronicles • Celestra • The Chronicles of Narnia • Cirque Du Freak • Codex Alera • Dark Hunters • The Dark Tower • Daughter of Smoke and Bone • Den of Shadows • Diana Wynne Jones • Discworld • Eon: Dragoneye Reborn • Fae Trilogy • Fallen • Firelight • Graceling • Harry Potter • His Dark Materials • The Hollows • I Am Legend • Ice and Fire • Inkheart • The Immortal Rules • The Immortals Series • Inheritance • The Iron Druid Chronicles • Iron Fey • Lord of the Rings • The Night World Series • Otherworld • Percy Jackson • Pern • The Portal Trilogy • The Queen of the Tearling • Redwall • The Secret Circle • The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel • Seraphina • Seven Realms • Shadow Falls • The Shadowhunter Chronicles • The Society On Da Run/Tarnished: Broken Dragons • Southern Vampire Mysteries • The Stormlight Archive • Tamora Pierce • Ted Dekker • Twilight • Unholy • Vampire Academy • The Vampire Diaries • Violet Eden Chapters • Wheel of Time • Xanth

Young Adult

Anne of Green Gables • Beautiful Disaster • The Book Thief • Emily of New Moon • Gone • Legend • Matched • The Mediator • Meg Cabot • Monster Blood Tattoo • Pretty Little Liars • Rain of the Ghosts • The Fault in Our Stars • The Selection • Ship Breaker • Teardrop • Uglies • A Walk to Remember

Children's Books

Amelia's Notebooks • Amulet • Children's Books • Children of the Lamp • Daphne's Diary • Dear America • Dr. Seuss • Guardians of Ga'Hoole • The Kane Chronicles • Lemony Snicket • The Magic Tree House • Septimus Heap • The Underland Chronicles • Warhorse • Warriors Cats

Miscellaneous

Eric Flint • Fever/Highlander • Fifty Shades of Grey • James Bond • Jane Austen • Literature • Millenium Trilogy • Outlander • Phillip K. Dick • Patricia Finney • Sex and the City • S. M. Stirling • Sharpe • Soulfire • Stephen King • Trudi Canavan • Harry Turtledove


BookWikis
Sci-fi / Mystery

39 CluesBourne • Delirium Trilogy • Destroyermen • Divergent • Dune • Emberverse • Ender's Game • Endgame • The Expanse • Forest of Hands and Teeth • Gabriel Allon • Grave Sight • Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy • Horns • The Host • The Hunger Games • I Am Number Four • In Death • Incarceron • L. J. Smith • The Lunar Chronicles • The Lying Game • Michael Vey Series • The Maze Runner • The Returned • Neuromancer • Sherlock Holmes • Unwind

Fantasy

666 Park Avenue • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter • Artemis Fowl • Ashtown Burials • Blue Bloods • The Caster Chronicles • Celestra • The Chronicles of Narnia • Cirque Du Freak • Codex Alera • Dark Hunters • The Dark Tower • Daughter of Smoke and Bone • Den of Shadows • Diana Wynne Jones • Discworld • Eon: Dragoneye Reborn • Fae Trilogy • Fallen • Firelight • Graceling • Harry Potter • His Dark Materials • The Hollows • I Am Legend • Ice and Fire • Inkheart • The Immortal Rules • The Immortals Series • Inheritance • The Iron Druid Chronicles • Iron Fey • Lord of the Rings • The Night World Series • Otherworld • Percy Jackson • Pern • The Portal Trilogy • The Queen of the Tearling • Redwall • The Secret Circle • The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel • Seraphina • Seven Realms • Shadow Falls • The Shadowhunter Chronicles • The Society On Da Run/Tarnished: Broken Dragons • Southern Vampire Mysteries • The Stormlight Archive • Tamora Pierce • Ted Dekker • Twilight • Unholy • Vampire Academy • The Vampire Diaries • Violet Eden Chapters • Wheel of Time • Xanth

Young Adult

Anne of Green Gables • Beautiful Disaster • The Book Thief • Emily of New Moon • Gone • Legend • Matched • The Mediator • Meg Cabot • Monster Blood Tattoo • Pretty Little Liars • Rain of the Ghosts • The Fault in Our Stars • The Selection • Ship Breaker • Teardrop • Uglies • A Walk to Remember

Children's Books

Amelia's Notebooks • Amulet • Children's Books • Children of the Lamp • Daphne's Diary • Dear America • Dr. Seuss • Guardians of Ga'Hoole • The Kane Chronicles • Lemony Snicket • The Magic Tree House • Septimus Heap • The Underland Chronicles • Warhorse • Warriors Cats

Miscellaneous

Eric Flint • Fever/Highlander • Fifty Shades of Grey • James Bond • Jane Austen • Literature • Millenium Trilogy • Outlander • Phillip K. Dick • Patricia Finney • Sex and the City • S. M. Stirling • Sharpe • Soulfire • Stephen King • Trudi Canavan • Harry Turtledove


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About The Author
File-Scott Westerfeld

Scott Westerfeld is the author of Uglies. He was born on May 5, 1963. He graduated Vassar in 1985 and wrote his first book, Polymorph, in New York in 2001. He has written twenty books, including the Uglies series and his manga, Shay's Story. His book, So Yesterday has been optioned for a movie and has won the Victorian Premier's Award, whereas Peeps and Uglies were both named "Best Books for Young Adults" in 2006 by the American Library Association. Read More...

Poll
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The poll was created at 16:32 on April 6, 2012, and so far 124 people voted.


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  • 3
    Crossc36

    An "Ugly" Idea

    March 20, 2014 by Crossc36

    (Kay and Olive sat under Kay's olive tree. Kay was munching on the olives, but Olive didn't want any more)

    Kay: So...when do you turn?

    Olive: 1 month and 15 days.

    Kay: Are you serious? That's IT? I've g…

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  • 5
    Crossc36

    "My Story of an Ugly"

    March 13, 2014 by Crossc36

    Hello, my name is Kayla Thomston, and I am an ugly. Just like all the other uglies, I will have my surgery when I turn 16, which is in exactly 3 months and 12 days. I'm SO excited! Little did I know,…

    Read more >
  • 0
    Crossc36

    Hey guys!

    February 14, 2014 by Crossc36

    Hey, guys! My name is Jessica, and obviously, I'm new to this wiki. I started to have an interest in these books, and I would like to read them sometime. :)

    Read more >
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