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Author: Alexandra Duncan
Publisher: New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Ava, a teenage girl living aboard the male-dominated, conservative deep space merchant ship Parastrata, faces betrayal, banishment, and death. Taking her fate into her own hands, she flees to the Gyre, a floating continent of garbage and scrap in the Pacific Ocean. How will she build a future on an Earth ravaged by climate change?"--
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Science fiction
Teen fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alexandra Duncan
ISBN: 9780062220141 0062220144
OCLC Number: 850222076
Notes: Companion to: Sound.
Description: 517 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Alexandra Duncan.

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"Ava, a teenage girl living aboard the male-dominated, conservative deep space merchant ship Parastrata, faces betrayal, banishment, and death. Taking her fate into her own hands, she flees to the Gyre, a floating continent of garbage and scrap in the Pacific Ocean. How will she build a future on an Earth ravaged by climate change?"--

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Absurd with a Twist

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2014-09-16) Excellent Permalink

Ava Pastrata makes a mistake on whom she marries and almost dies for it. Almost.  She is banished from the spaceship by her family-- banished to survive on a polluted planet Earth, where her life is almost normal. As normal as it can get for a seventeen year old on the run, trying to protect...
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