Middle Ground

Middle Ground

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In this provocative cautionary tale for teens, the sequel to "Awaken," seventeen-year-old Maddie's rebellion against the digital-only life grows dangerous. Maddie is in Los Angeles, trying to stay out of trouble. But one night, a seemingly small act of defiance lands her in the place she fears the most: a detention center. Here, patients are reprogrammed to accept a digital existence. Maddie is now fighting for her mind, her soul, and her very life. Once again, Katie Kacvinsky paints a disturbing picture of our increasingly technology-based society.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 324 pages
  • 140 x 214 x 36mm | 439.98g
  • HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
  • Boston, MA, United States
  • English
  • 0547863365
  • 9780547863368
  • 364,400

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"Lyrical, provocative, passionate and thought-provoking." --"Kirkus" "In Middle Ground, Kacvinsky presents a compelling argument for the lost art of conversation, set against a dark version of our possible collective future. Maddie is a pleasingly reluctant heroine, resulting in a story that is as fresh as it is timely." --"School Library Journal"show more

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4,132 ratings
4.18 out of 5 stars
5 44% (1,807)
4 36% (1,477)
3 16% (677)
2 3% (129)
1 1% (42)
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