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Parker, Amy Christine.
New York : Random House Children's Books, 2013
ISBN 0449815978
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Lylaís gated community seems like the perfect place to be when the world ends, but is it?  Pioneer, the communityís leader, has accounted for every detail needed to ensure the safety of the community members. What if heís lying? What if the world isnít nearing its end and the outsiders have no plans to hurt them? What if Pioneer is manipulating the community members?  When Lyla meets Cody, an outsider, she begins to question all that she knows to be true. In this fast-paced thriller, Lyla must decide to follow what she has always known or to trust the stranger that has made her second guess her entire life. (Prepared by: Christy Brown, Blythewood Middle School, South Carolina Junior Book Award)

SUBJECTS:     Cults -- Fiction.
                        Religious leaders -- Fiction.
                        Survival -- Fiction.
                        Utopian fiction.
                        Utopias -- Fiction.

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