An original story, Cinder follows a young Cyborg, living with her step-mother and step-sisters in New Bejiing. To earn her keep, Cinder uses her unique mechanical abilities to fix cyborg limbs, droids, etc. When the heir to the throne, Prince Kai, practically begs her to fix an old android for her, Cinder discover's vital information about the Lunar's (people of the moon) that might just save Kai's life.
Cinder by Marissa Meyers is truly amazing and definitely wins a spot on "Carissa's Favorite Book List!" along with a million other books. :) Filled with a bunch of twists and turns, Cinder will keep you jumping! Must read for teens and kids 8+, 10/10 stars.