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Eva willed her eyes to open. For an instant all she seemed to see was nightmare. Mess. A giant spider-web, broken and tangled on the pillows. And then the mess made sense...A horrifying car accident. An eight-month coma, and an astounding medical experiment. Thirteen-year-old Eva wakes up in hospital to discover that she must live a new life - a new kind of life like no-one has ever lived before...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 106 x 178 x 15mm | 126g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Corgi Childrens
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0552568651
  • 9780552568654
  • 2,099,670

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"An outstanding novel, gripping and thought-provoking." The Guardian "A remarkable book, complex and absorbing" The Independent "Shatteringly moving, intellectually demanding and relentlessly readable" The Junior Bookshelf "Exhilarating ... compelling detail" Times Educational Supplementshow more

About Peter Dickinson

PETER DICKINSON has won numerous prizes for his books for young readers, including the Carnegie Medal (twice), the Guardian Award and the Whitbread Literary Award (again, twice). His previous titles include Tulku, City of Gold, and the Changes Trilogy.show more

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1,660 ratings
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5 18% (294)
4 30% (497)
3 32% (533)
2 13% (210)
1 8% (126)
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