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Flash Point free pdf Science-fiction superstar and multiple Hugo and Nebula Award winner Nancy Kress comes to YA in this brain-twisting thriller
"How far would you go?"
The Collapse has ransacked the economy, making work almost impossible to find and forcing Amy from college hopeful to sole provider for her terminally-ill grandmother and rebellious younger sister. To make ends meet, Amy auditions for a slot on a new reality TV show, which promises both a hefty salary and full medical benefits for her entire family. Somehow, she gets chosen, and she leaps to sign a contract despite her misgivings.
The show in which she'll take part has an irresistible premise: audience members can win millions by predicting the behavior of each member of the cast in a crisis. But the producers are willing to do anything to maintain ratings, including using blatant setups, 24/7 surveillance, and even state-of-the-art holographic technology to simulate danger. But soon, the danger becomes all too real, and Amy--on and off the camera--must fight for her life....

About Nancy Kress

Nancy Kress is the author of twenty-nine books: seventeen science fiction novels, five fantasy novels, four short story collections, and three books on writing. She has won four Nebula awards, two Hugo awards, a John W. Campbell Award, and the Theodore Surgeon Memorial Award. Her work has been translated into nearly two dozen languages (including Klingon). In addition to writing, Nancy frequently teaches at various venues: Clarion, writing festivals and arts centers around the country, and most recently as the Picador Guest Professor at the University of Leipzig in Germany. Nancy Kress lives in Seattle with her husband, SF writer Jack Skillingstead, and Cosette, the world s most spoiled toy poodle. Follow her blog at nancykress.blogspot.com."

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Author : Nancy Kress
Publisher : Speak
Data Published : 14 November 2013
ISBN : 0142427462
EAN : 9780142427460
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 512 pages
Age + : 10-14 years
Language : English
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  • Flash Point free pdfFlash Point

    . Science-fiction superstar and multiple Hugo and Nebula Award winner Nancy Kress comes to YA in this brain-twisting thriller
    "How far would you go?"
    The Collapse has ransacked the economy, m