By Chris Weitz
"Chris Weitz has made a gorgeous transition from writing and directing movies to novels. The younger World is populated with characters you will not disregard and a narrative as clean and pressing as Divergent."--James Patterson, no 1 NY Times bestselling writer of Maximum Ride.
Welcome to manhattan, a urban governed via teens.
By Margaret Peterson Haddix
A Reluctant Hero
Trey could have kept Luke's lifestyles, yet he nonetheless thinks of himself as a coward who can slightly stand to be outdoor. Now Trey unearths out Luke has been taken prisoner at inhabitants Police headquarters. Trey is terrified, yet he is aware that if he does not rescue his good friend, not anyone will.
At police headquarters, Trey impersonates an officer to attempt attending to Luke. yet simply whilst it seems like he is shut, Trey without warning unearths himself at risk of revealing not only himself yet all shadow childrens.
By Ken MacLeod
The compelling new novel from the award-winning writer of THE EXECUTION CHANNEL and THE evening SESSIONS
Imagine a near-future urban, say London, the place scientific technology has complicated past our personal and a single-dose tablet has been built that, taken whilst pregnant, eradicates many universal genetic defects from an unborn baby. desire Morrison, mom of a hyperactive four-year-old, is awaiting her moment baby. She refuses to take The repair, because the tablet is understood. This divides her friends and family and places her and her husband at risk of imprisonment or worse. Is her selection a personal subject of person selection, or is it tantamount to willful overlook of her unborn baby? A believable and unique novel with sinister echoes of 1984 and courageous New World.
About the Author
Since graduating from Glasgow collage in 1976, Ken MacLeod has labored as a working laptop or computer analyst in Edinburgh. He now writes full-time.
By Megan McCafferty
A virus has swept the area, making every person over the age of eighteen infertile. children at the moment are the main prized participants of society, and would-be mom and dad desperately bid for "conception contracts" with the prettiest, healthiest, and smartest girls—cash, collage school, and liposuction in trade for a baby.
Sixteen-year-old Melody has scored a record-breaking agreement with a wealthy couple. And she's been matched with one of many most well liked "bumping" companions within the world—the genetically perfect Jondoe.
But her good fortune is set to run out.
She discovers she has a sister—an exact dual. concord has grown up in a strict non secular group and believes her calling is to save lots of Melody from her sinful intentions. All Melody wishes is to satisfy Jondoe and seal the deal—but whilst a case of improper identification destroys everyone's conscientiously laid plans, Melody and concord become aware of they've got even more than DNA in common.
Sharp, humorous, and thought-provoking, this futuristic tackle teenager being pregnant is compellingly readable and scarily believable.
By Daniel H. Wilson
In this terrifying story of humanity’s determined stand opposed to a robotic rebellion, Daniel H. Wilson has written the main enjoyable sci-fi mystery in years.
Not some distance into our destiny, the fantastic expertise that runs our international turns opposed to us. managed via a childlike—yet vastly powerful—artificial intelligence referred to as Archos, the worldwide community of machines on which our global has grown established without warning turns into an implacable, lethal foe. At 0 Hour—the second the robots attack—the human race is nearly annihilated, yet as its scattered remnants regroup, humanity for the 1st time unites in a made up our minds attempt to struggle again. this is often the oral background of that clash, informed via a world solid of survivors who skilled this lengthy and bloody war of words with the machines. Brilliantly conceived and amazingly specified, Robopocalypse is an action-packed epic with chilling implications concerning the genuine expertise that surrounds us.
By Anthony Burgess
Tristram Foxe and his spouse, Beatrice-Joanna, dwell of their skyscraper international the place legitimate relations trouble glorifies homosexuality. finally, their global is remodeled right into a chaos of cannibalistic dining-clubs, fabulous fertility rituals, and wars with out anger. it's a novel either extravagantly humorous and grimly critical.
By Cyma Rizwaan Khan
How do you live on in an international with out wish? And what's going to it flip you into? Alien species are answerable for the planet and Zyronian electorate don't have any selection yet to develop into slaves to either reigning species, the Zyre and the Khaltars. existence on Zyron for somebody who's born a Citizen used to be undesirable sufficient however the consistent riots in the areas have made survival most unlikely. So while Lane Volze, a twenty-two yr outdated Citizen turns into the sufferer of a treacherous conspiracy, his brother Connor takes the aid of resistance chief Jace Dyer and does every little thing in his strength to get him out, yet not anything is at it kind of feels,
By Fleur Beale
Intriguing futuristic younger grownup novel with a powerful heroine and a compelling storyline from award - profitable Fleur Beale. Winner of the Esther Glen Award 2009 and shortlisted for the 2009 NZ submit kid's publication Awards younger grownup classification. It explores the fight of Juno, a tender youngster at the verge of maturity, who's torn among her have to slot in and belong in her society, and her transforming into ache and wondering of that society's principles. Your traditional teenager? no longer relatively! simply because Juno lives - within the no longer - too - far away destiny - on Taris, a bubble - lined island within the Pacific, to which a decide on few hundred humans have been evacuated while Earth's population took every thing just a little too some distance and commenced to self - destruct. On Taris there are lots of ideas governing visual appeal, behaviour, even procreation ... yet all are for the nice of the group, to make sure the survival of humankind. Or are they? As Taris' safe setting starts to collapse and Juno's wondering nature takes carry, she uncovers a few startling inconsistencies in lots of of the 'factual' histories she has grown up with. She additionally starts off to strengthen a few relatively startling, virtually supernatural, talents. As Juno faces expanding hazard, she unearths allies within the such a lot mind-blowing areas. Juno of Taris examines many topics: peer strain, environmental breakdown, the fictionalization of historical past, societal regulate and difficult authority yet probably so much of all, it's a completely solid learn from considered one of our absolute best writers for teens.
By Craig A. Falconer
Where do you cover while each eye is a spy?
After learning the reality in the back of Sycamore, tech pioneer Kurt Jacobs rejects the corporation’s supply of a brand new id and chooses to struggle to reveal the truth.
But with an overt probability opposed to his family members striking over him, Kurt needs to act with out being seen.
In Sycamore’s hyper-connected dystopian international filled with palm-based microchips and augmented truth touch lenses, this can be more straightforward stated than done...
Praise for Sycamore:
“1984 for the fb generation”
"Interesting and Matrix-like"
"I could not placed this novel down"
By Suzanne Collins
Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has gained the once a year starvation video games with fellow district tribute Peeta Mellark. however it used to be a victory gained through defiance of the Capitol and their harsh principles. Katniss and Peeta could be satisfied. in spite of everything, they've got simply received for themselves and their households a lifetime of defense and lots. yet there are rumors of uprising one of the matters, and Katniss and Peeta, to their horror, are the faces of that uprising. The Capitol is indignant. The Capitol desires revenge.