Among the Hidden
Publish date: June 6th 2006
Pages no: 153
Edition language: English
Series: Shadow Children (#1)
This book takes pace in a country where they are going through a great depression. In response to the food shortage due to this depression, the government has put into law that third children are illegal. The enforcement of this law requires the killing or imprisoning these third children or "shadow...
This book was pretty good. The first 25% was a little slow, but after that it was fine. It was somewhat predictable at times and the story wasn't exactly new, but I enjoyed it anyway.Even though it's a rather short book, Luke - the main character - went through a development. I liked him a lot towar...
Wow! I am speechless after finishing this book (more so than normal). This is a must read book! Haunting, chilling and yet inspiring.
Enjoyable, quick read, and in one of my favorite genres. I will definitely read the next one, because I want to see where she goes with the story.
I chose this book for a couple of group challenges and since I'm a scifi junkie and Dystopia is one of my favorite genres, I thought I would give this one a try. I expected it to be to childish to get any kind of enjoyment out of it, but I was wrong. This is a book for middle grade children, but its...