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The resistance

Author: Gemma Malley
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Children's, 2012.
Series: The declaration trilogy, 2; Declaration trilogy, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a world where nobody dies, Peter and Anna are Opt Outs - they choose not to live for ever - but is that enough? To try and fight the system further, Peter infiltrates Pincent Pharma, the company behind Longevity - the drug that offers eternal life. But he finds himself involved in things he didn't think possible - and begins to struggle with his own family. It appears Richard Pincent will stop at nothing to get  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dystopias
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Young adult works
Teen fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gemma Malley
ISBN: 9781408836903 1408836904
OCLC Number: 806200100
Notes: Originally published: 2008.
Description: 322 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: The declaration trilogy, 2; Declaration trilogy, 2.
Responsibility: Gemma Malley.

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In a world where nobody dies, Peter and Anna are Opt Outs - they choose not to live for ever - but is that enough? To try and fight the system further, Peter infiltrates Pincent Pharma, the company behind Longevity - the drug that offers eternal life. But he finds himself involved in things he didn't think possible - and begins to struggle with his own family. It appears Richard Pincent will stop at nothing to get what he wants, even if it means ripping Peter and Anna's new life apart.

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Well-written dystopian thriller . . . dramatic and heartfelt * Sunday Times * Well written and thought-provoking * School Librarian *

 
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