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By: Blacker, Terence
Publisher: Simon & Schuster: NY.: 2001.
Edition: First edition (& 1st printing).
Seller ID: 12049
Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new).
Young adult sf novel.''aliens are among us and they are going to save us from ourselves. Whether we like it or not. Only gradually revealing this familiar premise, Terence Blacker weaves a deliciously mysterious and suspenseful story about Thomas Wisdom, who - like Adam in Robert Cormier's classic I Am the Cheese and Jonas in Lois Lowry's The Giver - begins to notice little hints that there is a secret at the heart of his perfect family and ends by uncovering a worldwide conspiracy. Unlike Adam's mental-hospital prison and Jonah's regimented society, Thomas's world is ordinary and com... View more info