New York ; G.P. Putnam's, 2014
expected to hate this from the very
beginning. Wrestling? Um, no. Aliens?
Nope. But then the action drew me in.
story of Tate and his friends and family
was relatively interesting until people
started shooting at them, and then the
pace really picked up. “[Dad’s]
fingers close over my shoulder. ‘Tate, I
know you’re angry with me.
But we can fight later.’ “I
wrench myself away from him. ‘Get off
Dad grabs my arm again. ‘It’s very
important that we run. Now.”…
“Tate, wir müssen fliehen. Jetzt.
Jetzt!” my father barks, snapping
me out of my trance. “We
have to escape. Now. Clipped German
words, tinged with pure desperation.”
I was emotionally involved right up until the big cliffhanger. Luckily, the sequel, Burn, comes out May 12th. (Booktalk by NH Flume Committee)
|SUBJECTS: Fathers and sons -- Fiction.
Inventors and inventions -- Fiction.
Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction.
Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction.