Crossed is by Ally Condie. The second book in the Matched trilogy. Cassia makes her way to the Outer Provinces to search for Ky who has been taken there by the Society to be killed in the war. Ky manages to escape into the Carving, as does Cassia who finds him there. Together again they must decide whether to join the Farmers or the rebellion, known as the Rising. They must also learn to trust each other with their secret past and conquer their fears and guilt. A wonderful sequel that will have you waiting anxiously for the third installment.
Ratings: 8th grade - 10 out of 10 - V (violence).