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Pills And Starships: A Novel free pdf In this richly imagined future brought by global warming, 17-year-old Nat and her hacker brother Sam are off to Hawaii for their parents' Final Week. The few who still live well now live so long that they must bow out by buying death contracts. Deeply conflicted about her parents' decision, Nat attempts to come to terms with her impending parentless future. Sam begins to discover cracks in the corporate rulers' agenda and eventually rebels against the company his parents have hired to handle their last days. Nat has to choose a side.

About Lydia Millet

Lydia Millet is the author of seven novels for adults as well as a story collection called "Love in Infant Monkeys" (2009), which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Her first book for middle-grade readers, "The Fires Beneath the Sea," was one of "Kirkus" Best Children s Books of 2011, as well as a Junior Library Guild selection. Millet works as an editor and writer at a nonprofit in Tucson, Arizona, where she lives with her two young children."

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Author : Lydia Millet
Publisher : Akashic Books,U.S.
Data Published : 17 July 2014
ISBN : 1617752762
EAN : 9781617752766
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 288 pages
Age + : 10-14 years
Language : English
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