Slated

Slated

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Debut author Teri Terry has written a brilliantly compelling, original and thought-provoking novel about an uncomfortably plausible future. Kyla has been Slated--her memory and personality erased as punishment for committing a crime she can't remember. The government has taught her how to walk and talk again, given her a new identity and a new family, and told her to be grateful for this second chance that she doesn't deserve. It's also her last chance--because they'll be watching to make sure she plays by their rules. As Kyla adjusts to her new life, she's plagued by fear. Who is she, really? And if only criminals are slated, why are so many innocent people disappearing? Kyla is torn between the need to know more and her instinct for self-preservation. She knows a dangerous game is being played with her life, and she can't let anyone see her make the wrong move . . . but who can she trust when everyone is a stranger?show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 137.16 x 210.82 x 33.02mm | 453.59g
  • Nancy Paulsen Books
  • United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0399161724
  • 9780399161728
  • 718,341

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"Terry's world is remarkably like today's. . . . The romance and politics keep suspense ratcheted up. Intriguing--readers will be on tenterhooks for the next one."--Kirkus Reviewsshow more

About Teri Terry

Teri Terry (http: //teriterry.jimdo.com/) is Canadian by birth, and has lived in France, Canada and Australia. She currently divides her time between writing and doing a research MA on the depiction of terrorism in young adult literature since the 9/11 attacks in America. "Slated "is her debut novel. She lives in Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom.show more

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